Local Societies

IOM3 has a network of affiliated local societies throughout the UK and in selected countries throughout the world

Find your local Affiliated Society here for networking opportunities in your area. This list includes local societies throughout the UK and in selected countries outside the UK where IOM3 has local member networks.

Members of IOM3 (logged in) are entitled to join local societies in the region where they live or work. This will be logged on your member profile on the IOM3 database. 

35 groups available

An IOM3 Affiliated Society in Western Australia committed to representing local members and organising networking and professional development events.

An IOM3 Affiliated Society based in the School of Metallurgy and Materials at the University of Birmingham committed to promoting an interest in materials

An IOM3 Affiliated Society in the Midlands region committed to creating and promoting an interest in materials

An IOM3 Affiliated Society in the East Midlands region committed to creating and promoting an interest in materials

The Voice of Packaging in the Heart of the Country

An affiliated local society looking after heavy clay technology interests in North Staffordshire

Fostering understanding, experience, interest & research

We organise meetings that provide informative talks on diverse subjects relevant to materials and which contribute to continuing professional development for IOM3 members. Non-members are also welcome to attend.

An affiliated local society looking after the interest of members in the West Midlands

The Cleveland Institution of Engineers serves Teesside's scientific community through its wide range of learned society activities

An affiliated local society looking after heavy clay technology interests in Yorkshire

The Lincolnshire Iron and Steel Institute (LISI) meets regularly to discuss every aspect of Materials but with a particular interest in iron and steel manufacturing and applications.

An affiliated local society looking after the interest of members in the NE

NEIMME is an affiliated IOM3 Affiliated Local Society in the North East

For packaging professionals in the North of England - your source for news, events and information from the Packaging Society

SMEA is the voice of the materials community in South Yorkshire, with an extensive programme of activities centred on lectures, visits and encouragement of young materials scientists. Non-members welcome

The Manchester Metallurgical Society (MMS) aims to provide a friendly atmosphere for students and professionals alike

The Manchester Polymer Group (MPG) is a local society, affiliated to The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining, focussing on meeting the needs of its membership with polymer and elastomer interests in the North West

The Materials Society of Cumbria's mission is to be the voice of the materials, minerals and mining community in Cumbria.

The Mining Institute of Scotland is a professional body for the advancement of all perspectives of minerals (including oil & gas) and mining