About the Governance Subgroup of the SBLC

The Governance Subgroup of the Synthetic Biology Leadership Council (SBLC) will provide support and advice to the SBLC and encourage an open, adaptive and consultative approach to governance within the UK's synthetic biology innovation ecosystem.

Please click here to view the terms of reference of the Governance Subgroup.

SBLC Governance SubGroup: SBLC members
  • Joyce Tait (Chair) - Innogen Institute
  • Janet Bainbridge - UKTI
  • Lionel Clarke - BioenerG
  • Tim Fell - SynthAce & BIA
  • Alastair Kent - Genetic Alliance
  • Richard Kitney - Imperial College
SBLC Governance SubGroup: external members
  • Linda Brookes - Life Technologies
  • Louise Ball - DEFRA
  • Patrick Middleton - RCUK/BBSRC
  • Rob Doubleday - Cambridge University
  • Jackie Hinton - BIS/Research Councils
  • Julian Hitchcock - Denoon Legal
  • Alastair Kent - Genetic Alliance
  • Michael Paton - HSE
  • Nick Pidgeon - Cardiff University
  • Hilary Sutcliffe - MATTER

Governance Subgroup Meetings

Meeting 8: 7th June 2016

Meeting 7: 2nd March 2016

Meeting 6: 1st October 2015

Meeting 5: 18th June 2015

Meeting 4: 10th March 2015

Meeting 3: 17th November 2014

Meeting 2: 6th June 2014

Meeting 1: 27th January 2014