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



  • Timber 2020

    Sep 9, 2020 - Sep 10, 2020
    , London

    A conference for the UK Timber Industry, presenting the latest trends and emerging research in Timber, Wood Science and related fields.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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  • International Conference on Timber Engineering and Wood Science

    Sep 16, 2020 - Sep 17, 2020
    , Zurich
    The World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology

    The International Research Conference is a federated organization dedicated to bringing together a significant number of diverse scholarly events for presentation within the conference program. Events will run over a span of time during the conference depending on the number and length of the presentations. With its high quality, it provides an exceptional value for students, academics and industry researchers.Read more