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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 election process for vacancies on the new IOM3 Advisory Council is now under way, with a deadline of 28 October

For early career materials, minerals and mining scientists and engineers, the process towards Chartership may seem daunting and its benefits may not be initially obvious. To support the journey towards Chartership, the IOM3 Younger Members’ Committee (YMC) hosted a Chartership event with two key speakers.

Congratulations to all the winners of the IOM3 Special and Publication Awards, who were presented with their medals and certificates at an awards dinner at 297 Euston Road, London on 8 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. 


Upcoming events

31 Oct 2019
Final programme and Registration Form for this Manchester Polymer Group organised full day Plastics and the Environment Seminar
Tsim Sha Tsui
8 Nov 2019
To celebrate the 150th anniversary of IOM3, the Hong Kong Branch has put together a programme of lectures to cover a variety of subjects that are related to Materials, Minerals and Mining, and the development of Hong Kong.
Newton Aycliffe
20 Nov 2019
Visit to Hitachi Trains at Newton Aycliffe
17 Dec 2019
A one day conference for students and young professionals to showcase their work. This will also be the closing of IOM3 150th anniversary events.
25 Feb 2020
A research symposium organised by the Materials Processing Institute and supported by the Armourers & Brasiers’ Company and the Iron & Steel Society of IOM3.