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Advertising & Sponsorship

AIChE provides opportunities to reach chemical engineers through print, digital, and in-person events.

Because they work in so many different industries, chemical engineers are an elusive target. That’s why AIChE advertising, sponsorship, and exhibiting opportunities make sense for many companies. You can reach more than 60,000 chemical engineers working across industry. From biological engineering to core process industries to sustainability and more, if it's a field chemical engineer’s are working in, you’ll find them here.

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CEP Chemical Engineering Progress® Magazineadvertising_magazine_icon

CEP®, the flagship magazine of AIChE®, reaches nearly 18,500 chemical engineers around the world in print, most with specifying or buying authority. New in 2020, CEP has expanded digitally to reach all 60,000 members through a flipbook in addition to the mobile app. Each issue is packed with practical information today’s engineers can put to work on current and future projects. CEP covers technical advances in the global chemical process and related industries, business news and career advice. It provides the field’s most trusted analysis of issues in safety, environmental management, fluids and solids handling, reactions and separations and more. CEP also offers showcase, product digest and classified advertising opportunities.

The CEP app is available for download on the Apple and Android platforms.

AIChE SmartBrief


Every week, over 20,500 key decision makers look to AIChE SmartBrief for a snapshot of the most important news for chemical engineers. Opt-in readership and your choice of available advertising positions—including leaderboard and targeted advertising that puts your message closest to relevant content—make AIChE SmartBrief the smart choice for savvy marketers. Twice a year SmartBrief will run a multi-week trial with expanded distribution, increasing the recipient list to more than 70,000. Ask a sales rep for more details.

Web Advertising

With more than 2,450,000 visitors coming to each year – from over 230 countries - the chemical engineering community turns to AIChE for access to articles, research, webinars, conference details, career information, networking and more. Key above-the-fold positions are available run of site or target your message in a specific section to reach your audience most effectively.



Be featured in AIChE’s monthly e-newsletter, sent to a monthly average of 47,000 professional and student members. Members read AIChExchange to keep on top of Institute news, activities and member benefits.

Sponsored Content

Sponsoring a webinar, whitepaper or interview through AIChE provides your company with an excellent opportunity to position itself as a thought leader, attract participants interested in your products and/or services, and raise brand awareness. Lead reports provide you with the information you need to reach out to new business prospects while their interest is high, since they have downloaded educational information from you.

AIChE Conferences


One of the best ways to meet your product’s end users is at a venue where they are actively seeking information. Whether you’re looking to secure sales leads or establish your firm as an industry leader, AIChE conferences provide options to fit your business needs, including: 

  • Sponsorships: Showcase your brand and your support of the profession. 
  • Exhibit Space: Meet well-qualified prospects while they are seeking information and solutions. 
  • Specialty Conferences: Target your market at specialty conferences in niche areas of biological engineering, sustainability, energy, water and more.

Learn more about some of our communities and how to reach them.

Process Safety

Who they are: Engineers and scientists focused on the safe design, maintenance, and operation of manufacturing plants. They want to learn about the most up-to-date process safety management tools and best practices for protecting employees, the community, and the environment. 

Sample job titles: CTO/CIO, VP EHSS, VP/SVP Global Operations, Process Safety Engineer, Risk Management Engineer, Plant Safety Supervisor, Asset Integrity Manager.

Conferences and communities: Global Congress on Process Safety (GCPS) | AIChE Spring Meeting | CCPS regional events held globally | Subscribe to The Process Safety Beacon | Academy webinars and e-learning courses | Active members of Center for Chemical Process Safety (CCPS), Center for Hydrogen Safety (CHS).

Key topics: HAZOP, MOC, PSM, QRA

Manufacturing and Energy/ Process Development


Who they are: These researchers, educators, and practitioners are concerned with safe and e.icient design, development, and manufacture of chemical, petrochemical, and fuel products, as well as the associated processes and control systems. They want to learn best practices for process and equipment design and control.

Sample job titles: CTO, Process Engineer, Process Applications Engineer, Research Engineer/Scientist, R&D Director.

Conferences and Communities: Process Development Symposium (PDS) | AIChE Annual Meeting | Industry 4.0 Conference | Battery & Energy Storage Conference| Academy Webinars and Courses | Active members of Rapid Advancement in Process Intensification Deployment (RAPID), Advanced Manufacturing & Processing Society (AMPs), Center for Energy Initiatives (CEI), Center for Hydrogen Safety (CHS).

Key topics: Modeling & Simulation, Automation, Industry 4.0, Digitalization, Process Intensification, Process Development, Cybersecurity

Bio & Pharma

Who they are: The biological engineering and pharmaceutical community includes engineers and scientists working in drug discovery and manufacturing, biomaterial and biofuel development, disease prevention and treatment, and fermentation processes in food production. They want to learn about cutting-edge research and technologies critical to moving laboratory developments toward application at scale.

Sample job titles: CSO, Research Scientist/Engineer, Senior Scientist/Engineer.

Conferences and communities: Synthetic Biology: Engineering, Evolution & Design (SEED) Conference | Metabolic Engineering Conference | Annual Meeting | Food Innovation and Engineering (FOODIE) Conference | Academy Webinars and Courses | Active members of Society for Biological Engineering (SBE), Food, Pharma and Bio division (FP&BE), and Pharmaceutical Discovery, Development and Manufacturing (PD2M).

Key topics: Metabolic Engineering, Synthetic Biology, Pharmaceuticals, Food Engineering, Stem Cell Engineering.