IOM3 news

News from our HQ and press room on IOM3 activities

New Chief Executive announced for IOM3

Dr Colin Church, currently Chief Executive of the Chartered Institution of Wastes Management, will take over from Dr Bernie Rickinson as Chief Executive of IOM3 later this year

Brunel University student wins Design Innovation in Plastics (DIP) competition

A Student from Brunel University has scooped top prize in the annual DIP competition with a cleverly designed shelf, which can fit on a balcony railing and accommodate anything from a plant to a bottle of wine.

EGM approves resolution to amend IOM3 Bye-Laws

An EGM followed the Institute's AGM on Tuesday 10 July to approve Bye-Law changes related to the Institute's governance

2018 IOM3 Premier Awards dinner

The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IOM3) presented the 2018 Premier Awards to winners at a black tie event in London on 3 July

Top 50 Women in Engineering 2018 (WE50)

The list of the top 50 Women in Engineering was published in The Telegraph to coincide with National Women in Engineering Day - 23 June 201 8.

Russia Young Persons’ Lecture Competition final

Dr Bernie Rickinson, IOM3 Chief Executive, visited St Petersburg, Russia, in May to chair the Russia Young Persons’ Lecture Competition final. Six individuals were selected to deliver their presentations to a judging panel at Saint-Petersburg Mining University.

Cartonboard and cellulose film – new technologies for packaging

On 30 May, the Packaging Society hosted a mini conference at IOM3 Headquarters on natural packaging solutions. Cartonboard and cellulose film – new technologies for packaging brought together designers and industry experts from across the UK to discuss emerging market trends and cutting-edge material technologies in the sector.

Materials Protecting People

Materials Protecting People is the third seminar in the hugely popular series of events. Organised by IOM3 Communications Ltd on behalf of the Industry and Technology Policy Board (ITPB) of the Institute, the next seminar in the series will take place on Thursday 29 November 2018.

IOM3 to take part in Metals Recycling Event (MRE)

The Institute is looking forward to attending and taking part in a comprehensive conference programme at the Metals Recycling Event (MRE) on 11-12 July 2018 at the NAEC in Stoneleigh, near Coventry.

IOM3 publishes 2017 Annual Report

The Institute has published its Annual Report and Financial Statements for 2017 highlighting the Institute's activities in 2017