2015 Spring Meeting and 11th Global Congress on Process Safety

April 26-30, 2015

The AIChE Spring Meeting is the year’s key technical conference for practicing chemical engineers. A wide range of subjects relevant to the current needs of industry is covered. Plus, GCPS covers the critical needs of process safety practitioners more broadly and deeply than any other conference.

Registration Info

Technical Program | Hotel Info

2015 Highlights

  • The first Big Data Analytics Topical Conference
  • Three luncheons with renowned speakers
  • Dual-Format Poster Session that includes electronic presentations of select posters

Invitation Letter for International Attendees

If you need an invitation letter for VISA application, please contact Janki at janpa@aiche.org


2015 AIChE Spring Meeting and 11th GCPS Keynote Address

This year's keynote address will be delivered by AGILE award recipient, Marvin O. Schlanger, Chairman of the Supervisory Board (Retired) at LyondellBasell Industries N.V. Chemical Engineering - Is this the "Golden Age"?

Featured Speakers

Al Sacco

Professor Sacco received a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Northeastern University; and a PhD in Chemical Engineering from MIT. He was appointed and served as the George A. Snell Distinguished Professor of Chemical Engineering at Northeastern University from 1997-2010 when he became the Dean of the Whitacre College of Engineering in 2011. From 1978-1997 he was a tenured professor at WPI and was Department Head from 1989-1997. He flew on the space shuttle Columbia in 1995, conducting 200 experiments for 130 scientists.Read more

Markus E. Scheller

Dr. Markus E. Scheller has worked for several companies including BASF, Ciba-Geigy for almost 30 years. After receiving his PhD in organic chemistry at the ETH in Zürich (1985) and a teaching degree for undergraduate institutes (1985) Markus started as research chemist at Syntex in Palo Alto California. In 1987 he moved to Switzerland working for Ciba-Geigy in Process Development learning how to effectively introduce new research products into full-blown production facilities. During this time he had the opportunity to gain leadership experience in high schools as well as for many years as...Read more

Marvin O. Schlanger

Mr. Schlanger was formerly Chairman of the Supervisory Board of LyondellBasell Industries N.V., CEO and Chairman of Resolution Performance Products LLC, Chairman of Covalence Specialty Materials Corp., and Chairman of Resolution Specialty Materials LLC.Read more