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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

Co-op and Summer Internship Presentation Competition

Presented by the Virtual Local Section
Thursday, September 24, 2015, 9:00pm EDT
Posted by Amanda Scalza
Did you enjoy your time as an industrial intern or co-op, and work on a unique or exciting project? Enter the Virtual AIChE Presentation Contest for a chance to share your experience, practice your presentation skills and win great awards! Participants must meet the following qualifications:...Read more

Recent Events


Sharing Stories and Honoring Our Elite
Thursday, July 23, 2015, 9:00pm EDT
Posted by Amanda Scalza
Join host John O'Connell, Fellows Council Past Chair, to learn what it means to become a fellow ad hear from a panel of fellows who will share stories of how they came to join this distinguished group. The floor will be open to fellows for story sharing, and for members to ask questions Tune in for...Read more

The Dow Chemical Story: On Beyond Bromine

June 2015 Meeting
Thursday, June 25, 2015, 9:00pm EDT
Posted by Amanda Scalza
In 1897, Herbert Henry Dow founded his eponyous company for the commercial production of bleach and KBr from the Midland, Michign brines, but he probably would not recognize the company today. Dow chemcal has grown and diversfied to become one of the world's largest and most successful...Read more

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