Industry Leadership Award

This award recognizes individuals or teams working in the industries served by chemical engineers, for leadership and accomplishment in activities including: management; sales and marketing; public, community, and industrial relations; commercial and business development, training, or public service. The recognition may be made for a singular contribution or a series of contributions. Eligible nominees should be from industry or from a government laboratory or another nonacademic entity.

Examples of the types of leadership to be recognized include:

  • Achieving outstanding business and commercial success
  • Transforming an enterprise from good to excellent
  • Implementing highly effective management techniques
  • Gaining recognition by customers and the public
  • Obtaining increased market share
  • Building a track record as a thought leader in the industry, including publications as a possible basis for the award.

Nominations: General award provisions, a description of the nomination packet, and a link to the nomination platform can be found at https://www.aiche.org/community/awards/awards-provisions-eligibility.

Deadline: 
February 15, 2018
Award Administrator(s): 
Award: 

A plaque.

Presentation: 
Presented at the Honors Ceremony of the AIChE Annual Meeting.
Instructions: 

Selection of the winner will be based on three key criteria:

  • Impact of the contribution – has it made a difference in the market place and global community?
  • Magnitude of the challenges that were overcome – what was the degree of difficulty?
  • Innovation and technical creativity – are the results achieved unique?

Award Winners

Paul C. Collins
2017
James Trainham
2016
Michael R. Resetarits
2015
Mark Pilling
2014
Joseph Porcelli
2012
Ganesh Kailasam
2011
S. Shariq Yosufzai
2010