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 15 mins) 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.

2022 Young Persons' Lecture Competition UK final

The 2022 YPLC UK final was held held on Wednesday 4 May at The Armourers' Hall, London. The event was sponsored by The Worshipful Company of Armourers & Brasiers, Henry Royce Institute, Midland Institute of Mining Engineers (MIME) and East Midlands Materials Society (EMMS).

Meet the six UK regional finalists : 

Lauren Eggleton - Winner

Lauren Eggleton - Winner

North East finalist

Anna Tholen - 2nd place

Anna Tholen - 2nd place

Midlands finalist

Ivan Grega - 3rd place

Ivan Grega - 3rd place

South East finalist

Katherine Nelms

Katherine Nelms

North West & North Wales finalist

Angus Siberry

Angus Siberry

South West & South Wales finalist

Grace Nielson

Grace Nielson

Scotland finalist

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2022 YPLC UK final

Six regional finalists deliver a lecture on a materials, minerals, mining, packaging, clay technology and wood science related subject.

London

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