• Starpack Industry Awards Launch

    The Starpack Industry Awards are open for the second year after re-launching in 2017, with this year’s focus on packaging and the environment. The 2019 Starpack Awards will highlight excellence in environmental stewardship by making the prestigious Greenstar Award available to all judging categories. Starpack Industry Award winners are also eligible to enter the prestigious WorldStar Awards run by the World Packaging Organisation.
  • A farewell from CEO Bernie Rickinson

    Looking back over 21 immensely enjoyable years as Chief Executive at IOM3, it is hard to single out one aspect or achievement within the job that has given me the most pleasure. Some of the activities and brands above have been a part of the Institute’s development under my watch.
  • Last chance to register for the Particulate Engineering for Industry 4.0 event

    Don't miss our host of excellent speakers on the 27 November at our one day seminar Particulate Engineering for Industry 4.0 - From Feedstock to End Use. Presentations will cover metallic, polymeric and refractory materials from industry leads, tier suppliers and end users embracing Industry 4.0 in their respective territories.
  • Liquid crystal polymers as a 3D printing feedstock

    Materials World magazine
    Khai Trung Le talks to Dr Kunal Masania on the development of a liquid crystal polymer feedstock for 3D printing.
  • Stronger adhesion to rough surfaces

    Materials World magazine
    Khai Trung Le talks to René Hensel on developing a structure that improves adhesion on rough surfaces.
  • IOM3 mentoring membership

    Materials World magazine
    Important news for existing and prospective CEng, IEng and EngTech, from Ian Bowbrick, IOM3 Director of Professional Development and Membership.
  • Geopolymers target Portland cement monopoly

    Clay Technology magazine
    Khai Trung Le talks to Róisín Hyde as she prepares to take her geopolymer research from Ireland to the USA.
  • £1.4 million UK Circular Plastics Flagship Projects Competition Launched

    Sustainable Development Group
    WRAP launched the UK Circular Plastics Flagship Projects Competition at inaugural UK Plastics Pact Summit
  • Self-healing polymers coming soon

    Materials World magazine
    A breakthrough could help make self-repairing polymers cheaper.
  • Materials Protecting People 2018 addresses healthcare, security and air quality

    Lord Haskell has been annouced as one of the speakers at this year's event where he will give a brief opening address followed by a host of programme speakers including Professor Cameron Alexander of Nottingham University, Professor Giuseppe Battaglia of University College London, and Professor Gary Critchlow of Loughborough University who will address the key issues affecting the protection of people in society today.