Technical Communities

A focus for activities in multiple Sectors

The Institute has 22 technical divisions, societies, groups and associations which act as special interest groups, forming a focus for activities within specific sectors. Each of these communities has its own microsite with news, features, events and information relevant to their interests. Visit these Technical Community sites from here.

News from the technical communities



  • Processing of Elastomers

    Dec 14, 2018
    , London
    Rubber in Engineering Group

    This event will focus on how to overcome the various challenges of processing elastomer materials and is the first RIEG afternoon meeting presented and championed by womenRead more

  • High Temperature Materials Degradation Workshop 2019

    Jan 29, 2019
    , Grantham
    IOM Communications Ltd

    Full details will be available soon.Read more

  • Innovation in Natural Materials Award

    Jan 31, 2019
    , TBA
    Natural Materials Association

    Launch of the Innovation in Natural Materials Award, a cash prize aimed to support those companies and individuals who are making use of natural materials in exciting and original ways.Read more