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



  • 24th international Conference on Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology

    Sep 19, 2019 - Sep 20, 2019
    , Brussels
    Scrutinizing the latest approaches in the sphere of Advanced Materials and NanotechnologyRead more
  • PVC 2020

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

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

  • 12th European Electric Steelmaking Conference

    Sep 16, 2020 - Sep 18, 2020
    , Sheffield
    IOM Communications Ltd


    A forum for steelmakers, product specialists, and all other parts of the steel sector supply chain, the academic community, research and technology organisations to share information and exchange knowledge on current and future developments across the broad spectrum of electric arc furnace steelmaking and its associated technologies.

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