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.


2019 Beer Brewing Competition

The Young Professional Committee (YPC) is hosting the AIChE Beer Brewing Competition again this year at the 2019 Annual Meeting in Orlando ! This is a competition where teams can make up to 3 different types of beers and compete against other groups from local sections around the world to see who...

Recent Events

Spring 2019 Seminar

Advanced Process Control, Real-Time Optimization, and Ethics
Friday, May 31, 2019, 8:00am-5:00pm CDT
Posted by Brandon Lithgoe
Topics: Advanced Process Control (APC), Real-Time Optimization, & Engineering Ethics. See "Seminar Announcement" below for complete details. PDH: Eight Hours Cost: $110. Early-Bird: $85 for members, $95 for non-members before May 26. Contact: Armand Melikyan (Seminar Coordinator) Click here for...Read more

Charles E. Coates Award Banquet

Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 6:00pm CDT
Posted by Brandon Lithgoe
Speaker: Larry Simeral, 2019 Coates Award Recipient Menu: Seafood stuffed chicken, roast beef with gravy, sautéed vegetables, salad, rolls, dessert. Vegetarian meal by special request. Cost: $35 per person RSVP: Email Erick Flores by Tuesday May 7 PDH: One HourRead more