The Armourers' Company was founded in 1322 and has occupied the same site in the City of London since 1346. The Company is now one of the leading charities in the UK supporting metallurgy and materials science education from primary school to postgraduate levels.
The company hires out the various rooms in the beautiful Armourers' Hall, which is stunning blend of 16th and 17th century armour and paintings. A superb and unique location for any function.
The Materials Science Venture Prize is a new initiative to encourage, reward and support British Materials Scientists who have exciting, novel and innovative concepts with commercial, wealth creating potential.