Conferences & Events

Spring 2015 Virtual Career Fair – Jobseekers

May 13, 2015
Visit online booths and chat live with leading process industry and other employers such as BASF, Cambridge Major Labs, Honeywell, Koch Glitsch, Marathon Petroleum, and SABIC.


May 26-29, 2015

The purpose of the Congress is to exchange emerging ideas about ways and means of protecting the environment and its resources so that humans can achieve sustainable development and societal benefits throughout generations.

Live Online Events

Optimizing LOPA

Live Webinar
Live Wednesday, May 6, 2015, 2:00pm-3:00pm EDT
This presentation is an overview of the LOPA process. How/why it is used instead of, or in addition to HAZOPs and What-Ifs to identify hazardous...

Process Spray Applications and Spray Science

Live Webinar
Live Wednesday, May 13, 2015, 2:00pm-3:00pm EDT
This presentation is about achieving improved spray performance by better integrating the operational requirements, key fluid properties, and spray...


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Public (classroom) Course
Explore the broad topic of emergency relief system design with an emphasis on the Design Institute for Emergency Relief Systems (DIERS) methods.
Public (classroom) Course
In this CCPS course you’ll hear from process safety expert Brian Kelly for an up-to-date look at the causes and contributors to major incidents in the process safety industry and the latest engineering solutions.

CEP Magazine

CEP: Editorial - Energy Cost Averaging

Cynthia Mascone
Last year, when we chose biofuels as the topic for this issue’s Society for Biological Engineering (SBE) supplement, we did not anticipate the precipitous drop in oil prices of recent months. As we were pulling the articles together, guest editor Mark Holtzapple expressed concern that oil prices would be low when the issue appears. “If readers do not think too deeply, they might say ‘These academics are sure out of touch. Don’t they know oil prices are low?’”

CEP: Editorial - Navigating Ethical Dilemmas

Cynthia Mascone
It seems not a day passes without news reports of a politician or corporate executive taking bribes, engaging in insider trading, or getting caught up in some other ethical dilemma. As engineers, though, we will more likely find ourselves in situations that have subtler, less-obvious ethical undertones.

AIChE News

March 12, 2015
Royal DSM and the AIChE Division of Process Development , with support from the Particle Technology Forum seek nominations for the DSM Science and Technology Award 2015. The theme for the 2015 award is Innovative Polymerization Processes for Novel...
March 3, 2015
Company executives and engineers working in the oil, gas, and chemical industries of Southeast Asia, Australia, and the Pacific island nations, recently gathered with researchers and representatives from governmental agencies to explore ways to...
March 2, 2015
Marvin O. Schlanger, Chairman and former Chief Executive Officer of CEVA Group PLC and former Chairman of the Supervisory Board at LyondellBasell Industries, N.V., will receive the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) Government and...
February 24, 2015
The AIChE Foundation is proud to report that the AIChE membership rose to the occasion and earned the $100,000 challenge gift pledged by the AIChE Board of Trustees and Board of Directors. During 2014, AIChE received more than 1,000 contributions to...