Royal Society summer exhibition

Looking for to be inspired this summer? From mosquitoes to antimatter, surgical robots to diamonds - the Royal Society's exhibition has something for everyone.The Royal Society's annual science exhibition will be running between 5-10 July at the Society's head quarters in London, and will explore cutting edge science and state of the art...

Medical Research Council launches professional registration scheme

On Monday 23 May 2016, the Medical Research Council (MRC) Harwell will be the first of the MRC sites to launch an exciting professional registration scheme for technicians and scientists at all levels. The event will explain the benefits of joining a professional body and create awareness of how professional registration will lead to greater...

Event for simulation technicians a great success

On Tuesday  12 April, over 30 technicians gathered in Old Broadcasting House at Leeds Beckett University for our networking event focusing on simulation technicians. Sue Churm kicked off events with an update on all things HEaTED, you can see her presentation with all key facts and figures here. There are some exciting new developments,...

New activity providers needed – can you help?

We’re currently looking for some new CPD activity providers to deliver a number of our courses. Do you yourself, or do you know of anyone who delivers training in these areas? Would you be willing to work with us to deliver these courses to our members?Research fluorescence microscopesThis course is for those who have a fluorescence microscope in...

IST announces Helen Sharman OBE as new President

The Institute of Science & Technology has just announced the appointment of Dr Helen Sharman OBE as their new President. Helen will bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to the IST team and to the technical community at large. Helen started her career with a degree in chemistry from the University of Sheffield before working in industry...

S-Lab Conference at the University of Leeds

2015 S-Lab conference highlights global best practice in laboratory design, operation and managementThe 2015 Supporting World Class Science Conference will be held at the University of Leeds on September 16-17. Highlights include:a keynote entitled ‘Is science facilities management rocket science?' by Kim Toufectis of NASA, one of the world’s...

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