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.


Postponement of Spring 2020 Events

All AIChE Baton Rouge events have been postponed due to the ongoing, and dynamic, situation relating to the Coronavirus (COVID-19). While the decision to postpone has been confirmed, details on future dates are still being finalized. We appreciate your patience and understanding as we work to get...

Upcoming Events

Spring 2020 Seminar

Friday, May 8, 2020, 8:00am-5:00pm CDT
Posted by Brandon Lithgoe
EVENT POSTPONED - Likely November 2020 - Details to come when available Earn 8 PDH! Topics: Process Controls, Fired Heaters, and Engineering EthicsRead more

Recent Events

March 2020 Meeting at OxyChem

Wednesday, April 1, 2020, 6:00pm-8:00pm CDT
Posted by Brandon Lithgoe
EVENT POSTPONED - Detailes to come when available Join us for a joint dinner meeting with the New Orleans Section hosted by the OxyChem Convent Facility! $20 per person. Register Here .Read more

February 2020 Meeting

Thursday, February 20, 2020, 5:30pm-7:00pm CST
Posted by Brandon Lithgoe
Brewery Tour! Presented by Wes Hedges and Joe Picou at Southern Craft. Tacos and other hot plates prepared by the chef at Southern Craft will be available for purchase. RSVP requested (but not requried) by Wednesday May 19. PDH: One HourRead more