The Worshipful Company of Scientific Instrument Makers is one of the modern livery companies. We are a charitable community of makers and users of instruments who include scientists, engineers, academics and students.
We come together to share knowledge and experience; influence opinion; and enjoy good fellowship.
The Worshipful Company of Scientific Instrument Makers is a charitable community of scientists, engineers and students who come together to share knowledge and experience; influence opinion; and enjoy good fellowship.
The Company exists in order to:
- Contribute financially to the education of young engineers and scientists who are proven to be outstanding;
- Give younger members career advice, mentoring and guidance;
- Foster good fellowship between people who share a common interest in science and technology through a programme of lectures, visits and social events;
- Help members benefit from contacts, networks and advice that are of professional, commercial or technological relevance to their work or education;
- Help members of the livery and their dependants who are in need;
Influence the advancement of the instrumentation industry;
- Support the City of London and Mayoralty and uphold its traditions.