• Patent of the month – Intellectual property for R&D

    Materials World magazine
    Rayyan Mughal, of Marks & Clerk Law LLP, looks at what you need to consider when working in international R&D teams, collaborations and university spin-out companies.
  • National Engineering Policy Centre to provide advice to government on reaching net zero emissions

    Energy Transition Group
    The National Engineering Policy Centre, led by the Royal Academy of Engineering, has convened a diverse range of experts to provide agile and continued advice to government to help address the long-term global threat posed by climate change and support its goal of reaching net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. This will include recommendations for a recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic that puts the UK on track for net zero.
  • Grant enabling Gateshead homes to use mine water energy

    IOM3 Content Cafe
    Gateshead Council, UK, has been awarded a grant of almost £6mln to expand its heat network in Gateshead Town Centre.
  • North Sea Gas has lower carbon footprint than imported LNG

    Energy Transition Group
    The production of natural gas from the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS) creates less than half as much greenhouse gas as imported Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG), according to data published by the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA).
  • The Value of Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS)

    Energy Transition Group
    Report highlights the essential role of CCS
  • OGA unveils strategy to support Net Zero

    Energy Transition Group
    The Oil & Gas Authority is consulting on a new strategy which includes a requirement for industry to assist the Secretary of State achieve the target of net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050
  • Younger Members’ Committee changing its name

    IOM3 Student & Early Career Committee (SECC)
    The Institute and its committees are always working to ensure that we stay in line with the ever-changing demands of today’s world. An area of improvement that has been identified is what is defined as ‘young’ in either academia or industry, in today’s world. Consequently, the YMC has reviewed its name and Terms of Reference to address the needs of those members no longer defined by age limits.
  • IOM3 welcomes new Technical Community Chairs

    IOM3 has recently appointed four new Technical Community Chairs. Read interviews with each newly appointed Chair as they take on the new role.
  • IOM3 digital transformation and rebranding under way

    We have now embarked on phase 2 of the project which involves incorporating activities that are currently administered on separate systems (such as events, training courses, awards, competitions, accreditation, sales, marketing and communications) into the new contacts management system.
  • Online public workshop dates added

    The Membership Team will be running a series of 10 ‘public’ Workshops over the April to June period for professional qualifications and becoming a Fellow.