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News and features

The winner of the VinylPlus UK, IOM3 and MaDE 2019 PVC Redesigned competition has been announced.

Active Building

How to turn buildings from power users to power generators.

Take a look at how IOM3 has grown from the Iron and Steel Institute to become a representative body of more than 20 divisions in 2019.

IOM3 President Serena Best highlights the need for collaboration and inclusivity as the Institute moves forward.

Polymers are changing, with developments focused on meeting our high demands while also addressing major global challenges in waste and recycling. IOM3 Polymer Society Divisional Board Chair, Stuart Patrick, discusses some ongoing projects.


Upcoming events

21 Jun 2019
Networking and career development event organised to celebrate International Women in Engineering Day in the Institute's 150th anniversary year by the IOM3 Women in Materials group
2 Jul 2019
The Institute's Annual General Meeting 2019 will take place at 297 Euston Road, London at 12.00 noon
11 Jul 2019
Celebration of the 150th anniversary of the Institute at the Science Museum
10 Oct 2019
The 2019 Young Persons' World Lecture Competition returns to London. Finalists from around the world give a 15 minute presentation on a technical topic of their choice and answer questions from judges.
31 Oct 2019
Announcement and Call for Papers for this Manchester Polymer Group organised full day of presentations and discussion on this highly topical theme