Conferences & Events

Foundations Of Process Analytics and Machine learning (FOPAM)

August 6-9, 2019
Foundations Of Process Analytics and Machine learning is the first in a new triennial series of CACHE-sponsored conferences, aims to be the premier forum for researchers from industry and academia to discuss the current status and future directions of data analytics and machine learning in the process industries. Invited speakers include leading researchers from both academia and industry.

Live Online Events

Live Online Events

What your Relief Experts Wish your PHA Team Knew

Live Webinar
Live Wednesday, July 24, 2019, 2:00pm EDT
This webinar provides participants practical advice on how to get more out of the large investment in Relief Systems design for the benefit of their Process Hazard Analysis (PHA). Strategies are...

Managing Human Reliability

Live Webinar
Live Wednesday, August 14, 2019, 2:00am-3:00am EDT
This 60-minute program will give you an overview of the impact of human factors on operator performance.

Design Thinking & Economics of Process Intensification

Live Webinar
Live Wednesday, September 25, 2019, 11:00am-12:00pm EDT
This webinar is part of ongoing Education & Workforce Development efforts of the RAPID Manufacturing Institute. Webinars are free to RAPID Members and available to AIChE Members through use of...

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Face-to-Face Course

Responsible for the safe handling of the effluent from relief systems? Explore the broad topic of emergency relief system design with an emphasis on DIERS technology.

Face-to-Face Course

Do you work with chemical engineers and need to speak their language? Learn the fundamentals of chemical engineering in just 3 days.

eLearning (online) Course

A basic course tailored specifically to chemical engineers. Improve your productivity while solving day-to-day ChemE problems.

Face-to-Face Course

Incidents are minor occurrences that can lead to an accident. Join an Incident Investigation expert for an in-depth look at the systematic process of examining and evaluating the causes of an incident so that recurrence can be prevented.

CEP Magazine

Editorial: AIChE Beer Brewing Competition: Novices Welcome

Emily Frangenberg
This is an expanded version of the Editorial that appears in the December 2018 issue of CEP . Beer brewing is inherently a chemical engineering process. The basic process of malt extraction, hops addition, and fermentation requires some knowhow in...

Editorial: Clean Water: What is it Worth?

Emily Frangenberg
This is an expanded version of the editorial that appears in the November 2018 issue of CEP I’m no stranger to funky water. I grew up on well water in rural Maryland — where a sulfurous, rotten-egg smell would greet me every morning at the bathroom...

AIChE News

July 15, 2019
In this episode of the Doing a World of Good Raj and Kamla Gupta podcast, you will meet Lilia Abron and Gilda Barabino, two trailblazing role models in the field of chemical engineering.
July 2, 2019
RAPID members are cordially invited to attend AIChE’s 2019 Annual meeting in Orlando, FL. RAPID will be hosting a number of events and PI Topical Conference sessions - please find the full schedule below. Once room locations and registration links...
June 27, 2019
Since the late 1980s, the concept of sustainability has grown from corporate catchword to competitive advantage. According to a 2011 McKinsey Report [1] , corporate reputation was supplanted as the most frequently cited reason for actively pursuing...
June 24, 2019
The median annual salary of respondents to the 2019 survey is $126,000, a 1.6% increase over the 2017 median of $124,000.