Virtual Local Section

The Virtual Section functions much as any local section does, we hold monthly meetings to encourage the professional growth of chemical engineers, we provide opportunity for networking with meeting attendees, and we serve our local communities, states, country and world using our hands, heads and hearts. The virtual section isn't limited by geography so geographically isolated ChEs can be supported. But there are some differences that make us unique... Read more about us, join the VLS and follow us on LinkedIn & Facebook.

Announcements

David Eckhardt Makes $100K Gift to AIChE Foundation

Posted by Dan Lambert on
Dave and Karen Eckhardt have donated $100,000 to the AIChE Foundation to fund the Northeast Regional Conference. Dave was an early supporter of the VLS, serving as one of the first two directors and helping guide the new organization and recruit other leaders. The VLS thanks Dave and Karen for...

Recent Events

October VLS Meeting

Electricity and the Environment
Thursday, October 23, 2014, 9:00pm-10:00pm EDT
Posted by Noah Meeks
This month VLS chair Noah Meeks will be pinch hitting as our scheduled speaker is unable to present. Electricity generated by fossil fuel is generally a stable and low-cost commodity. Globally, electricity is being utilized in more areas of life than ever before, and the environmental impact of its...Read more

September VLS meeting

Process safety and PSM
Thursday, September 25, 2014, 9:00pm-10:00pm EDT
Posted by Noah Meeks
This talk will cover process safety fundamentals as well as a demonstration of university-level process safety e-book. This work has recently been published by VLS Director Deb Grubbe and will be presented by a co-author Steve Swanson. -------------- Meeting URL http://fuze.me/26167722 Toll / Intl...Read more

Recent Activity

VLS Blogger Wanted

Posted by Dan Lambert on
The VLS is seeking a blogger to post topics of interest to members. If you are intersted in serving here, please contact VLS Chair Noah Meeks, virtualchair@aiche.org .Read more