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.


Call for Nominations - 2020 Coates Memorial Award

Seeking nominations for the 2020 Coates Memorial Award! If you would like to nominate one of your colleagues please contact Erick Flores . A member of the Baton Rouge AIChE Section should get the award this year. The award is given for contributions to the profession, the society, and the community...

Upcoming Events

Recent Events

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

January Meeting

Thursday, January 16, 2020, 5:30pm CST
Posted by Brandon Lithgoe
Speaker: Dr. Thomas E. Rehm Topic: A Path Forward on Solving Climate Change Cost: None. Purchase own food/drink. Reservations: Make your reservation by 5:30 PM on Wednesday, January 15th to Armand Melikyan . Reservations are not required. Bring a friend. PDH: One hour.Read more