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Posted by Mahnaz Firouzi on
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.

Upcoming Events

2017 AIChE NorCal Symposium on Food-Water-Energy Nexus

AIChE NorCal invites you to join for one day symposium on Food-Water-Energy Nexus
Friday, April 28, 2017, 8:00am-4:30pm PDT
Posted by Mahnaz Firouzi
Symposium Description: Key challenge facing the world is how to ensure sufficient food, water and energy security. Both industry and academia along with the developed/developing countries will have to work together to tackle this challenge. The solution will have to be synergistic and only then a...Read more

Recent Events

March 2017 NorCal AIChE South Bay Meeting

Tuesday, March 21, 2017, 6:00pm-8:00pm PDT
Posted by Mahnaz Firouzi
Join us for an educational evening centered around two Bay Area Chemical Engineering faculty members. Drs. Rosenfeld and Cargnello will share their scholarly interests and research advancements with the group - get ready for a night of learning and networking! Liat Rosenfeld, Ph.D. Dr. Rosenfeld is...Read more

2017 AIChE NorCal March Monthly Meeting

AIChE NorCal invites you to join for Sake Tasting & Technical Seminar , Entrepreneurship Learnings from a Young Chemical Engineer, by Greg Dudish, Dudish Consulting, L.L.C.
Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 6:00pm-9:00pm PST
Posted by Mahnaz Firouzi
Synopsis of the Presentation: Relaying his own experiences of starting a consulting firm as a young entrepreneur in the chemical engineering field. The talk will include: How to be an entrepreneur as a chemical engineer - even if you think you are too young! Basic strategies for entrepreneurship/...Read more