Organised by IOM3, sponsored by The Worshipful Company of Armourers & Brasiers and Henry Royce Institute, the Young Persons' Lecture Competition invites students and professionals up to the age of 28 to deliver a short lecture (12 to 15mins) on a materials, minerals, mining, packaging, clay technology, wood science or engineering related subject.
Candidates compete in a series of heats organised by IOM3 Local Societies, from which regional finalists are selected to compete in the national final. The winner goes on to represent their country in the Young Persons' World Lecture Competition.
Enter the 2022 Young Person's Lecture Competition
Submit your abstract to enter the 2022 Young Persons' Lecture Competition local heats.
2022 Young Persons' Lecture Competition UK final
The 2022 YPLC UK final will be held on Wednesday 4 May at The Armourers' Hall, London. The event will be sponsored by The Worshipful Company of Armourers & Brasiers and Henry Royce Institute.
Six regional finalists from around the UK will give their presentations online.
Information on the 2022 YPLC UK finalists will appear below.