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



  • 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

  • Elastomer Fillers

    Mar 22, 2019
    , London
    Rubber in Engineering Group

    This event organised by the Rubber in Engineering Group of the IOM3 will focus on fillers used in the elastomer industry.Read more

  • Elastomers in Sport

    Jun 28, 2019
    , London
    Rubber in Engineering Group

    This afternoon technical discussion meeting (ATDM) will examine how elastomer materials can be effectively utilisied in sporting applications. Read more