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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NorCal AIChE would like to acknowledge those who have made substantial gifts to NorCal AIChE over the last year. These include Chevron, Genentech, Dr. Andre Da Costa, Enersimp, LLC, and Tesoro for contributions in kind.

Career opportunity with the US EPA

We've recently shared an exciting job opportunity with the United States Environmental Protection Agency on our Job Postings page. Click the link to learn more...

Registration is Open for the 2015 NorCal AIChE Symposium

Registration is now open for the 2015 NorCal AIChE Symposium , The Entrepreneurial Chemical Engineer. Registration fees will raise two weeks prior to the symposium, so register now to save for an exciting event centered on the topic of Entrepreneurship and Chemical Engineering! Sessions include Hot...

Awards Section Updated

Our Awards section has been updated, including information on the AIChE NorCal Professional Progress Award and Chemical Engineering Excellence Awards. Please read the award descriptions and nominate worthy candidates!

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