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



  • 14th International Conference on Ceramic Processing Science (ICCPS 14)

    Jun 21, 2020 - Jun 24, 2020
    , Luleå
    Luleå Tekniska Universitet

    On behalf of the Organizing Committee, we warmly welcome materials scientists, researchers, engineers and ceramic manufacturers to Luleå, a historical coastal city of Swedish Lapland, for the 14th International Conference on Ceramic Processing Science from June 21-24, 2020. The Division of Materials Sciecne at Luleå University of Technology and Department of Materials Chemistry at Stockholm University Sweden will jointly organize this prestigious meeting.Read more

  • Mass timber Academy - Laminated Veneer Lumber

    Jun 25, 2020
    , Edinburgh
    Timber Design Initiatives Ltd

    This session deals with Laminated Veneer LumberRead more

  • Elastomers in Electric Vehicles

    Jun 26, 2020
    , London
    Rubber in Engineering Group

    This discussion meeting is organised by the Rubber in Engineering Group of IOM3 with a focus on the challenges of using elastomers in electric powered vehicles.Read more