Welcome to the Institute of Materials, Minerals & Mining

The global network for the materials cycle, promoting sustainability and greater circularity in the extraction, processing and use of natural resources

 

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Supporting you to be a champion of a low carbon, resilient and resource-efficient society

IOM3 member benefits include access to knowledge and information, career support, professional qualifications, training events, grants, achievement awards, access to networking groups and a free member magazine. Learn more about IOM3 membership and how we can support you.

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Upcoming events

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PVC 2024

Returning to an in-person event in 2024, the world's leading forum on PVC will provide a roadmap to a sustainable future.

Edinburgh

Materials Informatics Technical Networking

IOM3 & QinetiQ invite you to attend Materials Informatics Network 2024.

QinetiQ Farnborough

FEMS Junior EUROMAT 2024

The unrivalled, biennial networking event for Europe's early career researchers, scientists, engineers and students to exchange ideas, share their research, and learn about the latest advances in materials science and engineering.

Manchester

 

Upcoming courses

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Life Cycle Assessment Spring 2024

One-day course providing an insight into the principles of Life Cycle Assessment and how to interpret a report

London

Fracture & Fatigue Failure Analysis Spring 2024

Training for those wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the factors affecting failure modes and an introduction to failure analysis

Virtual

Understanding Finance & Risk Management

A one-day workshop to develop your understanding of basic business finance and risk management

Grantham

 

Celebrating the champions of sustainability

IOM3 Sustainable Future Awards 2024 are now open for entries. The Sustainable Future Awards will continue their mission, recognising forward thinking projects and those delivering practical solutions on the ground.

 

 

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Our areas of expertise cover a broad spectrum of interests and sectors, with each offering associated community group networking opportunities, events and other relevant technical resources.

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