IOM3 events

Most of the events listed on this page are those organised by the Institute, its technical divisions or associations, and by IOM Communications Ltd, the wholly owned subsidiary of IOM3. However, some events listed are co-sponsored or supported by IOM3, but not organised by the Institute.

For events organised by the Institute's affiliated local societies, please see the links off the various regional pages within our Local Societies section.

Ecomondo – The Green Technology & Circular Economy Expo

3 Nov 2020 - 6 Nov 2020, Rimini (RN), Italy, Rimini, Italy

An international event with an innovative format that brings together all sectors of the circular economy on a single platform from the recovery of materials and energy to sustainable development.Full information >

2020 Young Persons' World Lecture Competition

Organised on behalf of the IOM3 Younger Members' Committee

12 Nov 2020, Online via Zoom, United Kingdom

The 2020 Young Persons' World Lecture Competition. Finalists from around the world give a 15 minute presentation on a technical topic of their choice and answer questions from judges.Full information >


IOM3 Supported

15 Nov 2020 - 19 Nov 2020, Grenada, United Kingdom

The Junior EUROMAT Conference is the place to be for young students willing to have a direct access to one of the largest community of international experts of materials science and technology. The conference has been rescheduled for 15-19 November , provided that the situation is safe. New deadlines will be published in the webpage.Full information >

Road to Chartership

Organised by IOM3 and the Younger Members' Committee

17 Nov 2020, Online via Zoom, United Kingdom

Student & Early Career Committee Chartership EventFull information >

NANO4EV's - Latest developments in battery technologies

Organised by IOM Communications Ltd on behalf of the Nano Committee of IOM3

17 Nov 2020, Free Zoom Webinar, United Kingdom

The aim of this free online event is to raise awareness of the new developments in nanomaterials and nanosurfaces in the area of electrical energy storage.Full information >

Electric Steelmaking Online Seminar: Environment and Society

18 Nov 2020, Free Zoom Webinar, United Kingdom

This is the second in a series of free webinars that seek to highlight the issues that will be addressed by the EEC 2021 conference to be held 13 -14th September 2021 at the Diamond Centre University of Sheffield, UK. Environment and Society: The Sustainability Challenge – This will look at the global challenges such as the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals which includes addressing climate change . But there is an increasing ambition to improve ‘quality of life’ for all and this will be addressed as: Societal Challenges – This will show how the steel industry is addressing the issues of Health, safety and wellbeing.Full information >

Rushlight Awards 2020-21

30 Nov 2020, Awards, United Kingdom

The Rushlight Awards are the only set of awards designed specifically to support and promote all the latest clean technologies, innovations and initiatives for businesses and other organisations throughout UK, Ireland and internationally. There are separate categories for each of the renewable energies, clean fuels, transport, energy efficiency, power generation and storage, resource, water, sustainable manufacturing, agriculture and products, clean environment and deployment initiatives.Full information >

Webinar – Elastomers used in Medical Applications

This online webinar event in the use of elastomers in medical application is being organised by the Rubber in Engineering Group of the IOM3.

4 Dec 2020, Online, United Kingdom

This online webinar event in the use of elastomers in medical application is being organised by the Rubber in Engineering Group of the IOM3.Full information >

Advances in Camouflage Science and Engineering II

Organised by IOM Communications on behalf of the IOM3 Defence, Safety and Security Committee

4 Feb 2021, Farnborough, United Kingdom

This focused event, delivered by the Defence Safety and Security Committee of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining will address the following three themes: Materials science & technology for...Full information >

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RubberCon 2020 - moved to 11-12 Feb 2021

Supported by IOM3

11 Feb 2021 - 12 Feb 2021, Paris, France

RubberCon 2020 has been rescheduled following the COVID19 shutdown to 11-12 Febuary 2021. The conference will have a focus around "Environment and Recycling: A Strategic Challenge for Rubber Materials"Full information >