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



  • World Conference on Timber Engineering. New Dates.

    Jan 11, 2021 - Jan 14, 2021
    , Santiago
    “Chile País Forestal” (Chile Forestry Country)

    The topics of the WCTE are the core of the event and each host venue is encouraged to include...Read more

  • Advances in Camouflage Science and Engineering II

    Feb 4, 2021
    , Farborough
    IOM Communications Ltd

    A focussed event addressing materials science and technology for camouflage, camouflage engineering and systems, and holistic camouflage including deception.Read more

  • RubberCon 2020 - moved to 11-12 Feb 2021

    Feb 11, 2021 - Feb 12, 2021
    , Paris

    RubberCon 2020 has been rescheduled following the COVID19 shutdown to 11-12 Febuary 2021. The conference will have a focus around "Environment and Recycling: A Strategic Challenge for Rubber Materials"Read more