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.

Postponed - Shaping the Future of Environmental Protection: Environment Bill governance arrangements in Northern Ireland

31 Mar 2020, Belfast, UK, United Kingdom

The Environmental Policy Forum of which IOM3 is a member invite you to help shape the future of environmental protection in Northern IrelandFull information >

World Advanced Materials Summit and Expo - postponed

IOM3 Supported

31 Mar 2020 - 1 Apr 2020, Manchester, United Kingdom

World Advanced Materials Summit & Expo will be a combined conference & trade exhibition. It will attract industry leaders from around the world shaping the advanced materials agenda.Full information >


Organised by IOM3 Ceramics Society in conjunction with British Ceramic Confederation (BCC), Lucideon, University of Surrey and the Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN)

1 Apr 2020, Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom

The 2020 Ceramic Innovation Network (CIN) event will bring together academics and industrialists from all subsectors of the ceramic industry seeking to explore the development and innovation opportunities of sintering and firing in the ceramics industry.Full information >

Tinius Olsen Webinar – Materials Testing

IOM3 organised on behalf of Tinius Olsen

9 Apr 2020, Online Webinar, United Kingdom

Tinius Olsen Webinar – Material Testing: What's happening in the world of multinational standards developmentFull information >


Organised by IOM Communications Ltd on behalf of the Polymer Society of IOM3

20 Apr 2020 - 23 Apr 2020, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Postponed until Spring 2021Full information >

Postponed - Ferroelectrics 2020

Smart Materials & Systems Committee of the Functional Materials Group sponsored event.

13 May 2020 - 14 May 2020, Bath, United Kingdom

Ferroelectrics UK 2020 is the 9th in the series and will be hosted by the University of Bath.Full information >

POSTPONED: Fundamentals of Adhesives, Sealants and Adhesion

This event is supported by IOM3

14 May 2020, London, United Kingdom

A basic introduction to the process of adhesion and to the application of adhesivesFull information >

Fellows' Lunch

Organised by The London and South of England Packaging Society and supported by the Packaging Society

19 May 2020, London, United Kingdom

The Fellows' Lunch is an annual networking event for IOM3 Fellows, their guests, and anyone interested in packaging, organised by The London and South of England Packaging SocietyFull information >

POSTPONED - Energy Materials for the Future - Decarbonisation of Transport

Organised by IOM Communications Ltd on behalf of the Energy Materials Group

20 May 2020, London, United Kingdom

Energy Materials for the Future - Decarbonisation of Transport will bring together experts to highlight the impact of transport on climate change and examine the role that energy materials can play as a game changer in the transition in decarbonising transport.Full information >

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RubberCon 2020

Supported by IOM3

4 Jun 2020 - 5 Jun 2020, Paris, France

RubberCon 2020 will have a focus around "Environment and Recycling: A Strategic Challenge for Rubber Materials"Full information >