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That this House congratulates the Society of Biology on organising the Voice of the Future 2012 event on 14 March and on its continuing commitment under its Royal Charter to serve the public benefit by seeking to assist hon. and right hon. Members with a better understanding of science; notes thatVoice of the Future 2012 is taking place during National Science and Engineering Week and involves young scientists and engineers from all over the UK, including A Level science students from Wallington High School, St Olave's School, Queen's Park Community School and Oxford High School; further notes that the event will be addressed by the Minister for Universities and Science and the Shadow Minister for Innovation and Science; further notes the special Science Question Time with hon. Members on the Select Committee on Science and Technology; applauds the involvement in this event of many of the UK's greatest science and engineering organisations, including the Royal Society, the Royal Academy of Engineering, the Society of Biology, the Institute of Physics, the Biochemical Society, the Royal Society of Edinburgh, the Society of Experimental Biology, the Society for Applied Microbiology, the British Pharmacological Society, the Society for Council of Mathematical Sciences, the Geological Society, the Royal Astronomical Society and the Royal Society of Chemistry; and welcomes the contribution that Voice of the Future 2012 can maketo building and maintaining a constructive dialogue between Parliament and the younger generation of scientists and engineers.

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Name Party Constituency Date Signed
Bottomley, Peter Conservative Party Worthing West 12.03.2012
Caton, Martin Labour Party Gower 14.03.2012
Corbyn, Jeremy Labour Party Islington North 14.03.2012
Crausby, David Labour Party Bolton North East 16.04.2012
Crockart, Mike Liberal Democrats Edinburgh West 15.03.2012
Dobbin, Jim Labour Party Heywood and Middleton 12.03.2012
George, Andrew Liberal Democrats St Ives 15.03.2012
Hancock, Mike Liberal Democrats Portsmouth South 13.03.2012
Hopkins, Kelvin Labour Party Luton North 13.03.2012
Huppert, Julian Liberal Democrats Cambridge 08.03.2012
Lancaster, Mark Conservative Party Milton Keynes North 08.03.2012
Leech, John Liberal Democrats Manchester Withington 13.03.2012
Lloyd, Tony Labour Party Manchester Central 14.03.2012
McDonnell, John Labour Party Hayes and Harlington 13.03.2012
Meale, Alan Labour Party Mansfield 12.03.2012
Miller, Andrew Labour Party Ellesmere Port and Neston 08.03.2012
Rogerson, Dan Liberal Democrats North Cornwall 09.03.2012
Stringer, Graham Labour Party Blackley and Broughton 12.03.2012
Williams, Hywel Plaid Cymru Arfon 13.03.2012