We use cookies to ensure that our site works correctly and provides you with the best experience. If you continue using our site without changing your browser settings, we'll assume that you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use and how to manage them by reading our cookies policy. Hide

Group News

Seligman Travel Bursary recipient, Rachna Sehrawat, reports from 9th Asia-Pacific Drying Conference

Rachna Serhawat

Rachna Sehrawat was awarded the Seligman Travel Bursary to attend the 9th Asia-Pacific Drying Conference held in Wuxi, China. Here, she tells us about her opportunity to attend the excellent conference on drying, dehydration and many others topics.

Our Membership Survey is here!

People networking

SCI's newly-formed Membership Committee are launching a survey to help us further understand the interests and concerns of our members.

POSTPONED. Baroness Susan Greenfield – The 21st Century mind: Blowing it, expanding it, losing it

greenfield PEL

During her Public Evening Lecture, on 28 February 2018, Baroness Greenfield will discuss how the introduction of 21st Century technology may lead to unprecedented changes in the development our brains.

The first Bright SCIdea Challenge training video goes live tomorrow!


We have published the first Bright SCIdea training video – Defining the market need – featuring Lucinda Bruce-Gardyne, founder of Genius Gluten Free.

Dr Hermann Hauser delivers machine learning lecture

Dr Hermann Hauser discusses machine intelligence at SCI's public evening lecture

Are machines better than humans? Dr Hermann Hauser discussed the question at October's SCI public evening lecture.

Bright SCIdea Challenge

What's your bright SCIdea? 22-23 February 2018

SCI is launching a national student innovation competition, aiming to enhance the business acumen of young scientists and explore ideas for the new industrial strategy.

Tropical Oils - Production, Applications, Nutritional and Health Aspects, preview

cocoa_tropical oils event 2017

SCI’s Lipids Group in collaboration with Benelux Lipid Network & EFL are pleased to present this one day conference, to look at the applications, health aspects and sustainability of tropical oils.

Castner Medal and Lecture 2017: interview with Professor Frank Walsh

Castner Medal

SCI's Electrochemical Technology Group is pleased to announce that Professor Frank Walsh is recipient of the Castner Medal and Lecture 2017. Here he talks about the topic for his lecture; Developments in Electrodes and Electrochemical Cell Design.

McBain Medal & Lecture – 1st Call for Nominations

McBain Medal

The McBain Medal and Lecture is an early-career award for researchers and technologists working in the UK on colloid and interface science.