Baton Rouge Local Section

Welcome to the Baton Rouge, LA local section.  Our section meetings and other activities offer opportunities to stay abreast of subjects of interest to Chemical Engineers and to network with others in our profession.  We typically meeet once per month, usually Tuesday or Thursday of the third week in the month, from September through May, with a summer break June through August.

Upcoming Events

December Meeting

Friday, December 13, 2019, 3:00pm CST
Posted by Brandon Lithgoe
Topic: Tour of the Water Campus Park in the Pastime overflow parking lot, across from the entrance, under the I-10 overpass. Agenda: 3:00 – Gathering at the 13th Gate. Pastime overflow parking lot. 3:30 – Tour begins 5.00 – Social at Pastime, 252 South Boulevard at Nicholson Drive. Cost: Pay for...Read more

Recent Events

November Meeting

Thursday, November 21, 2019, 5:30pm CST
Posted by Brandon Lithgoe
Topic: AIChE Beer Brewing Competition Speaker: Bad News Beers Menu: Chinese buffet, Sushi, soft drinks Cost: Members: $15 (Non-members: $20, Students: $10) PDH: One Hour Reservations: Make your reservation by 5:30 PM on Wednesday, November 20th to Erick Flores . Reservations are not required. Bring...Read more

Fall 2019 Seminar

Friday, November 15, 2019, 8:00am-5:00pm CST
Posted by Brandon Lithgoe
Morning Session Process Technologies Petroleum Refining Presentation - Petroleum Refining Nitrogen Based Fertilizer Manufacturing Process Polyvinyl Chloride Presentation - Polyvinyl Chloride Afternoon Session Engineering Ethics, Equipment Sizing and Specification Engineering Ethics Shell & Tube...Read more