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IST Annual General Meeting 2018 – 16th May

The 63rd Annual General Meeting of the IST will take place at 1pm on  Wednesday 16 May 2018 Location: Seminar Room – F02a Firth Court , University of Sheffield  http://ssid.sheffield.ac.uk/campus-map/?location=firth-court All our members are cordially invited to attend the meeting and if you wish to do please complete the form below before 1st May 2018. […]

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 IST Conference 2017 – Programme Presentations: WS1 K.Oxley – Presenting the facts WS4 P.Nobbs – CPD is a good thing WS5 K Bridge – Flashgel system WS7 S.Taylor – Synthetic Biology WS8 H.Sharman – Defining the future of the […]