Who we work with

Manchester Science Festival is proud to have worked with the following sponsors and partners in 2017:

Lead educational sponsor

University of Salford logo


Major sponsors

Waters Corporation logo


Electricity North West logo


Pi Platform for Investigation Powered by

Siemens ingenuity for life logo


Programme sponsor: MSF

Manchester Science Partnerships logo


Programme sponsor: Robots

Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council logo


Robots funder

The Zochonis Charitable Trust


Robots has additional support from

BARA logo

 PPMA Business Education Skills and Training logo

MTA logo


The Hobson Charity


MSF Supporter circle

Renold PLC


Media Partner: MSF

BBC Focus Magazine logo


Media Partner: Robots


Programme Partners and Contributors

Alexander Whitley Dance Company, Anki, Beswick Library, Big Fish Little Fish, Body, Eyes and Movement (BEAM) Lab, The University of Manchester, Brooklands Library, Carbon Coop, Caroline Yan Zheng, Central Library, Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust, Centre for Appearance Research, University of the West of England, Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art, Centre for Gothic Studies, Manchester Metropolitan University, Centre for Practice and Research in Music, Chester Zoo, Chetham’s Library, CityCo, Clod Ensemble, Cold Star Media, Cornbrook Creative, Dan Simpson, Didsbury Library, Dinosaurs in the Wild UK Limited, Dr Tony Curran, Eccles Gateway and Library, Energy Democracy Greater Manchester, Environment Agency, Evidently, Festival of the Spoken Nerd, Foxdog Studios, Fun Science, Gallery Oldham, Gorilla, Greater Manchester Higher, Greater Manchester Skeptics Society, HAC100, Hive Learning Networks, HOME, IJAD Dance Company, Institute of Physics, Jeremy Benn Associates (JBA) consulting, Jo Eagle, Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre, Jon Chase, Katie Steckles, Kyle D Evans, Lancaster University, Longsight Library, Low Four Studio, Lucy Burscough, Macclesfield Astronomical Society, Maggie’s Centre, Manchester Craft & Design Centre, Manchester Fungal Infection Group (MFIG) at the University of Manchester, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester Museum, Mark Thompson, Martin Harris Centre for Music and Drama, Mechanisms of Behaviour Research Group, School of Psychology and Neuroscience, University of St Andrews, MediaCityUK campus, University of Salford, Morning Gloryville, Moss Side Powerhouse Library, Museum of Science and Industry, North City Library, North West Film Archive, NOVARS, The University of Manchester, Numen / For Use, Ohbot, One Manchester Housing Association, Oxford e-Research Centre, Pilot Light TV Festival, Pioneers Museum, Plymouth University, Produced Moon, Quarry Bank, RAD Screenings, Rapha Manchester Clubhouse, Robot Orchestra, RNCM, Rochdale Literature and Ideas Festival, Royal Academy of Engineering, Royal Society, Royal Society of Chemistry, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, Salford Community Leisure, School of Chemistry, The University of Manchester, ScienceGrrl, Sebastian Conran, STEM Learning, Stockport Council, The Biochemical Society, The British Association for Biological Anthropology and Osteoarchaeology, The Crafty Robot, The Eagle Inn, The East Hub Employment Centre, The Edge Theatre & Arts Centre, The European Commission’s Joint Research Centre, The John Rylands Library, The Lowry, The People’s History Museum, The Portico Library, The Printworks, The University of Manchester, The University of Salford, The Whitworth, The Wonder Inn, University of Bolton, University of Liverpool, University of Leeds, University of Manchester, University of Salford, University of York, Unlimited Theatre, Valiant, Video Jam, VR Manchester, Waterside Arts Centre, Wellcome Trust Strategic Award for Medical Mycology & Fungal Immunology (WTSA MMFI), University of Aberdeen, Wheatsheaf Shopping Centre, Withington Library, Women of Science, Wythenshawe Forum, Zoolab.

Produced by

Manchester Science Festival is proudly produced every year by

Museum of Science and Industry logo

Find out more about who we worked with in 2016