Bristol Technology Showcase is delighted to announce that Philip Morris International (PMI) is sponsoring the 2019 showcase.
PMI is leading a transformation in the tobacco industry to create a smoke-free future. To date, PMI has invested over £4 billion in the research, development, manufacturing and commercialisation of smoke-free products and dedicated 400+ scientists and engineers to research and development. PMI is listed as one of the top 100 patent applicants in Europe.
James Barrow, External Affairs Lead at PMI commented: “We are delighted to be sponsoring the showcase. Technology is disrupting all aspects of life including the tobacco industry. Thanks to technological innovation there is no reason for anyone to smoke anymore and Bristol could become the first City in the UK to go smoke-free.”