Technical Communities

A focus for activities in multiple Sectors

The Institute has 22 technical divisions, societies, groups and associations which act as special interest groups, forming a focus for activities within specific sectors. Each of these communities has its own microsite with news, features, events and information relevant to their interests. Visit these Technical Community sites from here.

News from the technical communities



  • Advances in Camouflage Science and Engineering

    Nov 19, 2019 - Nov 20, 2019
    , London
    IOM Communications Ltd

    The focussed event will address Materials science & technology for camouflage, Camouflage engineeting & systems and Holistic camouflage including deception.  Read more

  • Elastomers used in the Oil and Gas Sector

    Dec 13, 2019
    , London
    Rubber in Engineering Group

    This event is organised by the Rubber in Engineering Group of  IOM3 with a focus on the use of elastomers in the oil and gas industriesRead more

  • PVC 2020

    Apr 20, 2020 - Apr 23, 2020
    , Edinburgh
    IOM Communications Ltd

    PVC 2020 will continue to build on the reputation of this triennial conference series as being the world’s leading conference supporting the global PVC industry.Read more