Share AIChE Industry Technology Groups allow industry, academia and government representatives to collaborate and leverage resources for research, technology transfer and other activities. They include the Center for Chemical Process Safety (CCPS), Society for Biological Engineering (SBE), the Institute for Sustainability (IfS), the Center for Energy Initiatives (CEI), Safety and Chemical Engineering Education (SAChE), Design Institute for Emergency Relief Systems (DIERS), and Design Institute for Physical Properties (DIPPR). Center for Chemical Process Safety (CCPS) CCPS is a not-for-profit, corporate membership organization within AIChE that identifies and addresses process safety needs within the chemical, pharmaceutical, and petroleum industries. Go to CCPS Society for Biological Engineering (SBE) The Society for Biological Engineering (SBE), an AIChE Industrial Technology Group, is a global organization of leading engineers and scientists dedicated to advancing the integration of biology with engineering. Go to SBE Institute for Sustainability (IfS) IfS is an AIChE Industrial Technology Group that provides multidisciplinary scientific and technical rigor to sustainability discussions and encourages the incorporation of sustainability concepts in engineering education. Go to IfS Center for Energy Initiatives (CEI) The Center for Energy Initiatives is an AIChE Industrial Technology Group devoted to the development, design and efficient use of energy by chemical engineers and related professionals. Go to CEI Safety and Chemical Engineering Education (SAChE) The Safety and Chemical Engineering Education (SAChE) program, initiated in 1992, is a cooperative effort between the Center for Chemical Process Safety (CCPS) and engineering schools to provide teaching materials and programs that bring elements of process safety into the education of undergraduate and graduate students studying chemical and biochemical products and processes. Go to SACHE Design Institute for Emergency Relief Systems (DIERS) Formed in 1976, the Design Institute for Emergency Relief Systems (DIERS), is an AIChE Technology Group and a consortium of 29 companies that develop methods for the design of emergency relief systems to handle runaway reactions. GO to DIERS Design Institute for Physical Properties (DIPPR) The Design Institute for Physical Properties (DIPPR) is an AIChE Industrial Technology Group and a source of critically evaluated thermophysical and environmental property data. Go to DIPPR International Society for Water Solutions (ISWS) The International Society for Water Solutions is focused on pressing issues of water access, quality, sustainability, and security. Go to ISWS International Metabolic Engineering Society (IMES) The International Metabolic Engineering Society (IMES) seeks to promote and advance metabolic engineering as an enabling science for bio-based production of materials, pharmaceuticals, food ingredients, chemicals and fuels. Go to IMES Center for Innovation and Entrepreneuring Excellence (CIEE) The Center for Innovation and Entrepreneuring Excellence (CIEE) – supports the professional development of chemical engineers and other scientists or engineers working with and in scientific, applied, and professional entrepreneurship, innovation and creativity. Go to CIEE Regenerative Engineering Society (RE) The RE Society seeks to promote and advance regenerative engineering, a field defined as the Convergence of Advanced Materials Sciences, Stem Cell Sciences, Physics, Developmental Biology and Clinical Translation for the regeneration of complex tissues and organ systems. Go to RE Society RAPID Manufacturing Institute RAPID is focused on the development of breakthrough technologies to boost energy productivity and energy efficiency through manufacturing processes in industries such oil and gas, pulp and paper and various domestic chemical manufacturers. Go to RAPID Related Content: AIChE Structure In addition to AIChE's board of directors, presidents, the institute operates with leadership from multiple organizational entities, including 3 operating councils that help lead the Institute’s efforts to realize AIChE’s Vision. About AIChE is the world's leading organization for chemical engineering professionals, with more than 60,000 members from more than 110 countries. AIChE has the breadth of resources and expertise you need whether you are in core process industries or emerging areas, such as translational medicine.