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Grants available for tradeshows

The UK Trade & Investment has doubled the number of grants available for companies to attend tradeshows abroad.

A New Board Member for the SAA

The Society for Adhesion & Adhesives
We welcome Dr Andrew Slark as a new Board member of the Society for Adhesion and Adhesives. Andrew is a polymer chemist who took his first degree and PhD at Loughborough University in the UK.  

New Chairman for IMMa

International Mining & Minerals Association
Michael Forrest is the new chairman of the IMMa committee. He took over from the inaugural chairman, Professor John Monhemius, who had led the committee since the IMMa was formed at the beginning of 2007.

PDM 09 announces conference programme

The Polymer Society
The Plastics Design and Moulding Exhibition and Conference has announced details of its free conference. Supported by The Polymer Society, the event will take place at the Telford International Centre from 19-21 May 2009.

Minerals Research Conference

International Mining & Minerals Association
This conference on minerals research in UK universities was held in London in December 2009. The conference, organised by IMMa, allowed post-graduate students to make short presentations to an audience of their peers and representatives from the minerals industry.