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.

Upcoming Events

Summer Intern and Co-op Presentation Competition

Thursday, October 27, 2016, 9:00pm EDT
Posted by Noah Meeks
Did you enjoy working an industrial co-op or internship this year? Or work on an exciting project? If so, we invite you to participate in the VLS Intern and Co-op Presentation Competition! VLS members are invited to join the meeting, learn about the work of these co-ops, and support them in their...Read more

Recent Events

Accelerating your Success in STEM- Tales from the Trenches

Conchita Jimenez-Gonzalez, PhD
Thursday, June 23, 2016, 9:00pm EDT
Posted by Amanda Scalza
Based on her experiences as a leader in GlaxoSmithKline's programs for early-career technical talent development, Dr. Jimenez-Gonzalez will present "do's and don'ts" for early-career success at GSK and beyond. Conchita Jimenez-Gonzalez is currently program lead of global manufacturing and supply at...Read more

VLS Visits Houston

Responsible Manufacturing – We don’t do it because we have to, We do it because it’s the right thing to do
Tuesday, April 12, 2016, 8:00pm EDT
Posted by Amanda Scalza
The Virtual Local Section and Texas Gulf Coast Chapter of the AIChE are teaming up to bring you this unique event! Enjoy networking and light refreshments, while hearing about Responsible Manufacturing from Brady Brown, Sr EHS Specialist at BASF.Read more

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