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Opportunity to boost economy by creating UK automotive battery supply chain

Electric car

A significant opportunity to boost the economy and extend the automotive battery supply chain is being presented to the UK with the arrival of new advanced technology.

SCI welcomes Paul Booth OBE as President

Paul Booth

Paul Booth OBE begins his second spell as SCI Honorary President on 3 July 2019, succeeding Neil Carson OBE, who has carried out the duties of the post outstandingly since 2015.

SCI welcomes Paul Booth OBE as President

Paul Booth

Paul Booth OBE begins his second spell as SCI Honorary President on 3 July 2019, succeeding Neil Carson OBE, who has carried out the duties of the post outstandingly since 2015.

Meet SCI’s 2019 DSA and Lampitt Medal winners

Alan Baylis Lampitt

Three Society Member Recognition Awards were awarded at the 138th SCI AGM, held on Wednesday 3 July 2019 at SCI HQ.

Digital Talks 2019: Transforming Industry Together

Siemens Digital talks

On 11 June 2019, 1,000 professionals from several major industries came together at the Siemens’ ‘Digital Talks’ event to hear 37 expert talks on digital transformation.

Report: Parliamentary Links Day 2019

Portcullis house

SCI CEO, Sharon Todd, spoke at Parliamentary Links Day on 25 June – an event that aims to connect policymakers and scientists – alongside Science Minister Chris Skidmore and Shadow Industrial Strategy Minister Chi Onwurah.

Calling all YCP alumni: Celebrating 30 years

young chemists

At the 138th AGM on 3 July 2019, SCI will be celebrating the 30th anniversary of its Young Chemists’ Panel (YCP).

138th AGM: Voting update

agm vote

This year all candidates nominated for governance positions are elected unopposed therefore voting is open to vote on the other resolutions only. These include the 2018 financial statement and 2020 membership fees.

Delivery plans for UKRI outline 2.4% GDP ambitions

Lightbulb - innovative idea

UKRI and its nine councils have published Delivery Plans that detail how the UK will meet its 2.4% GDP target by 2027 and ensure that world-leading research and innovation is fostered.

Messel Travel Bursary recipient, Ivalina Minova, reports from Orlando

Ivalina Minova

Ivalina Minova was awarded a Messel Travel Bursary to attend the ACT National Meeting and Exposition: Chemistry for New Frontiers in Florida, United States. Here she tells us about the scientific talks and discussions she experienced as well as the opportunity to explore the careers fair and the multiple networking opportunities the meeting provided.