IOM3 is pleased to announce that our President, Professor Serena Best CBE FREng FIMMM, has received the 2019 Armourers and Brasiers’ Award from the Royal Academy of Engineering for successfully using biomaterials to replace and help to regenerate human tissue.
IOM3 and the British Composites Society are for another year supporting the Advanced Engineering show taking place at the NEC on 30–31 October. We will be providing information about our activities in composites and other sectors relevant to advanced engineering, membership of IOM3, our technical and library services, publications and how we can help you progress your career.
This is Engineering Day will take place on 6 November 2019. It is a campaign to bring engineering to life for young people, and give more people the opportunity to pursue a career that is rewarding, future shaping, varied, well paid and in-demand.
Congratulations to PGS Works Manager, Sean Sharpe, who has been awarded the 100th Technician (TIMMM) grade of 2019 by IOM3. The Technician grade TIMMM can be applied for as a standalone or with registration as an Engineering Technician (EngTech) with the Engineering Council and/or as a Registered Science Technician (RSciTech) with the Science Council.
On 11–12 September 2019, the IOM3 Packaging Society held its annual consultancy clinic at Packaging Innovations in London, UK. It yet again proved a massive success with attendees, with people dropping by to ask all sorts of packaging queries from sustainability and materials to pharmaceutical packaging and general advice.
IOM3 are pleased to support the Rushlight Awards. The awards are designed specifically to support and promote all the latest clean technologies, innovations, initiatives and deployment projects for businesses and...
Mark Miodownik MBE FREng FIMMM, a Materials Engineer and Professor of Materials and Society at University College London, UK, has been announced as the first keynote speaker for PVC 2020 taking place in Edinburgh on 20–23 April.
IOM3 hosted the International Rubber Conference (IRC) on 3–5 September at the Kia Oval in London on behalf of the International Rubber Conference Organisation. The event was held across three days with a packed programme of more than 150 oral presentation, 60+ poster presentations, 50 exhibitors and 600 registered delegates from 37 countries. Of particular note was the calibre of the large number of 60 students who presented their work during the event.