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IST’s President, Helen Sharman Awarded CMG in New Year’s Honours List

Our Sincere Congratulations to our President, Helen Sharman, OBE CMG FRSC on Joining the Order of St Micheal and St George in the 2018 New Year’s Honours List Photo credit: Thomas Angus, Imperial College photographer Dr Helen Sharman, Operations Manager for the Department of Chemistry at Imperial College, the first Briton in space and the […]

Roger Dainty MBE, FIScT, 1946-2017

It is with great sadness that family, friends and colleagues will meet on Monday 20th November 2017 to say farewell, to a special man, who leaves us all with many fond memories.

IST Registrants Selected as Science Council Case Studies

We are delighted to see that a couple of our IST registrants now feature within the case studies being profiled on the Science Council’s website. Both registrants describe why they chose to register and how they benefit.

Leading your Technical Team/Building your Leadership Skills

We are now taking bookings for the following two programmes: Leading Your Technical Team Date: 8th & 9th February 2018 Times: Start 09.30 close at 16.00 Day Two Venue: Halifax Hall, Sheffield (http://www.halifaxhall.co.uk/) Building on Your Leadership Skills Date: 22nd & 23rd Match 2018 Times: Start 09.30 close at 16.00 Day Two Venue: Halifax Hall, […]

IST Conference 2017 – Review

IST One-day Technical Conference 2017 Venue:  The Mercure Grand Hotel, Leicester Date: Thursday 14th September 2017

HE Bioscience Technician of the Year Award

Could you be the first ever HE Bioscience Technical Staff Member of the Year? UBMA and The Royal Society of Biology are combining to introduce a new award that aims to gain national recognition for superb technical work underpinning bioscience research, teaching and learning in UK and Irish Universities.