On 12 November, IOM3 held its first Technology Communities Board Annual Forum in London. The aim of the forum was to introduce technical communities and divisional chairs to the Strategic Advisors and for the various IOM3 divisions to share best practices, challenges and to help shape the Institute’s events calendar going forward.
Following the success of the IOM3 Advisory Council elections and having confirmed 15 vacancies representing IOM3 Grades and Regions, the first meeting took place on 5 November to celebrate and officially welcome the new governance structure.
Fellow of IOM3 and Royal Academy of Engineering, Dr Dame Sue Ion DBE FREng FRS CEng FIMMM urged young women to take up a career in engineering to help address the world’s greatest challenges, in her Principal’s Lecture at Cheltenham Ladies’ College on 12 October 2019
The Monarch has today set out the Government’s plan for 26 bills to deliver Brexit, improve environmental targets to help tackle climate change, increase investment in science and ensure a national infrastructure strategy to improve transport and energy infrastructure.
This is Engineering Day will take place on 6 November 2019. It is a campaign to bring engineering to life for young people, and give more people the opportunity to pursue a career that is rewarding, future shaping, varied, well paid and in-demand.
Congratulations to PGS Works Manager, Sean Sharpe, who has been awarded the 100th Technician (TIMMM) grade of 2019 by IOM3. The Technician grade TIMMM can be applied for as a standalone or with registration as an Engineering Technician (EngTech) with the Engineering Council and/or as a Registered Science Technician (RSciTech) with the Science Council.
The IOM3 Membership Team will be running a series of CEng In a Day workshops at IOM3 London headquarters during the autumn. The workshop provides a day to focus on the key documents that form the application. The morning session gives guidance on the professional review report and in the afternoon members will prepare the technical presentation.
IOM3 is pleased to p artner with the National Engineering Policy Centre to support its key priorities for forthcoming government spending and policy decisions i n Engineering priorities for our future economy and society.
Haydale, the global advanced materials group, is pleased to announce that it will be launching a range of functionalised nanomaterials pre-dispersed in process oils for improvements in the properties of elastomers at IRC 2019, where Haydale is also Gold Sponsor.