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.

Recent Events

Dec 2014 Meeting: Engineer's Professional Responsibility

Deb Grubbe
Thursday, December 18, 2014, 9:00pm-10:00pm EST
Posted by Noah Meeks
More than any other professional (physician, attorney, etc.), the practicing engineer has the capacity to make mistakes which could cause massive and irreversible damage to people and property. Process safety expert Deb Grubbe will discuss the engineer’s professional responsibility particularly as...Read more

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

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, .Read more