IMS and other Masonry events

Organisations and companies are invited to include brief details of relevant masonry events on the IMS website. If you wish to submit details please send to:


Upcoming Events 

10-25 April 2024 ~ The Masonry Society’s Spring Virtual Meetings

The Masonry Society’s 2024 Spring Meetings will be held virtually with two or three meetings held each day. A draft schedule is available here and registration is now open –  please visit the TMS website for more information.

21-24 July 2024 ~ 18th International Brick and Block Masonry Conference ~ Birmingham

18th International Brick and Block Masonry Conference, University of Birmingham, UK

The International Brick and Block Masonry Conference is an international conference intended to attract representatives among masonry researchers and practitioners, masonry industries and building management authorities, construction professionals and educators. The conference will thus represent a unique platform for discussion, networking, sharing new ideas and gaining insights into trends, innovations and challenges related to masonry, in both research and building practice.

11-12 November 2024 ~ SUBLime Conference ~ Madeira, Portugal

Sustainable Building Lime Applications via Circular Economy and Biometric Approaches (SUBLime) Conference on the topic of ‘Towards the next generation of sustainable masonry systems: Mortars, renders, plasters and other challenges’. Abstracts are due by 31st January 2024. 

More information can be found here

July 2026 ~ 11th International Masonry Conference

Uncertainties over the pandemic necessitated the postponement of the 11th International Masonry Conference which will now be held in July 2026.

2027 ~ 15th North American Masonry Conference

The NAMC is a forum for the exchange of scientific, engineering, architectural, construction, evaluation and repair information on masonry. The conference includes technical papers and sessions, panel discussions, and other methods of information exchange.

Proposals are now being accepted for the 15th NAMC, those interested should contact Phillip Samblanet;

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Masonry Calendar 2024

10-25 April. Online Meetings – TMS Spring Virtual Meetings

21-24 July. Conference – 18th International Brick and Block Masonry Conference, Birmingham, UK.

11-12 November. Conference – SUBLime Conference, Madeira, Portugal.


Masonry Calendar 2026

July. Conference – 11th International Masonry Conference (11th IMC)


Masonry Calendar 2027

Conference – 15th North American Masonry Conference (15th NAMC)