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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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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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41st Cement and Concrete Science conference

Two-day conference focused on all aspects of the fundamental science of cementitious materials.


International Conference on Manufacturing of Advanced Composites 2022

A forum for academia and industry to share ideas and approaches, showcasing world-leading manufacturing research for advanced composites.

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Elastomers in High Energy Radiation

This webinar will focus on the use of elastomers and elastomeric-like materials in high energy applications


View our Annual Report for 2021

During 2021, IOM3 continued to seek to fulfil its charitable objects and deliver its strategy to be the best professional membership body it can be, whilst supporting professionals to be heroes of the transition to a low-carbon, resource efficient society.

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

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