Northern California Local Section

Welcome to NorCal AIChE, the 5th largest AIChE section in the world, encompassing Northern California and the Reno area of Nevada.

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Upcoming Events

[AIChE NorCal] Sand City Desalination Plant Tour (Monterey Region) & Dinner

Join AIChE NorCal members and guests for a plant tour of a desalination plant.
Friday, October 26, 2018, 2:30pm-7:30pm PDT
Posted by Austin Lin
// WHAT Join the American Institue of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) NorCal Section members & guests on a guided tour of the Sand City Desalination Plant (near Monterey, CA) with a tour led by Robert James, Plant Supervisor. We'll learn about the processes used in water desalinization and how it...Read more

Recent Events

[AIChE NorCal] Professional Progress Award Dinner in Walnut Creek June 7, 6:30pm

Join NorCal members for our last section meeting of the fiscal year and celebrate the recipient of the NorCal's Professional Progress Award winner!
Thursday, June 7, 2018, 6:30pm-8:30pm PDT
Posted by Austin Lin
**REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED FOR THIS EVENT** Join the AIChE NorCal Leadership Team and other AIChE professionals like yourself to close out our 2017-18 Fiscal Year with a celebration of one of AIChE NorCal's top professional awards, the Professional Progress Award, given annually to a...Read more

2018 AIChE NorCal Symposium

"Opportunities and Challenges in Process Scale Up"
Friday, May 11, 2018, 9:00am-2:00pm PDT
Posted by Nathan Hanna
Join AIChE NorCal for our 56th Annual Symposium focusing on some of the challenges and opportunities in process scale up. We invite you to hear insights from professionals in industry and academia, honor our student and service award winners, and network with fellow NorCal chemical engineers. Time...Read more