Past Events

UW ACES Graduate Student Symposium

Thursday, September 24, 2015, 3:00pm PDT
Posted by Amanda Smith
The 8th annual Chemical Engineering Graduate Symposium will be held at ​3:00pm​ on Thursday, September 24th in Kane Hall at the University of Washington​. The Graduate Student Symposium is entirely organized by ACES as a forum for our graduate students to showcase their cutting edge research to...Read more

May 14th Section Meeting with UW Student Presentations

Thursday, May 14, 2015, 6:00pm PDT
Posted by Amanda Smith
Senior UW Chemical Engineering students will present their research (see below) Thursday May 14 at Ivar's Salmon House. Social hour starts at 6 pm (no host bar), followed by buffet (menu below) Dinner payments: Students: $15 Members: $30 Nonmembers: $35 Register Here. Ivar’s Salmon House “Makah”...Read more

Brightwater Wastewater Treatment Facility Tour

Tuesday, October 14, 2014, 3:00pm-5:00pm PDT
Bob Bucher, a senior Wastewater Engineer employed by the King County Department of Natural Resources and Parks Wastewater Treatment Division, has graciously agreed to lead the tour of the facility for us. The tour is expected to last about two hours, and will be followed by dinner and drinks at the Red Hook Brewery in Woodenville.Read more

7th annual UW ChemE Graduate Student Symposium

Thursday, September 18, 2014, 2:30pm-8:30pm PDT
The Association of Chemical Engineering Graduate Students (ACES) at the University of Washington would like to invite you to the 7th annual graduate student symposium (GSS). The symposium will be held Sept 18, 2014 at 2:30 PM at Mary Gates Hall on the University of Washington main campus. The GSS...Read more

All YPN 2014 Event @ Seattle Center

Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 6:00pm-8:00pm EDT
Please join AIChE and the Seattle Chamber of Commerce for its 5th Annual All Young Professionals Networking Event, hosted by The Armory at Seattle Center ! This event is a great opportunity to build your network with members of Young Professional Organizations from across the Puget Sound region...Read more

Introductory training workshop on Alternatives Assessments (AAs) from the Washington State Department of Ecology (Ecology) on July 9

Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 8:30am-4:30pm PDT
The Washington State Department of Ecology (Ecology) is pleased to be hosting an introductory training workshop on Alternatives Assessments (AAs) on July 9 in Room 2S-20 at Ecology’s HQ building in Lacey, WA. Space is limited for the workshop, so register today to let us know if you are planning to...Read more

Webinar: Safer Chemistry Challenge May 21, 2014

Safer Chemistry Challenge: Supporting safer products and cleaner manufacturing
Wednesday, May 21, 2014, 9:30am PDT
By Andrew Wineke, communications, Hazardous Waste & Toxics Reduction Program Often, we focus on chemical hazards after there’s already a problem – a spill, an injury, or an unforeseen environmental impact. When businesses use safer ingredients in their products or eliminate hazardous chemicals...Read more

UW Undergraduate Research Presentations

Thursday, May 15, 2014, 6:00pm PDT
We will be holding a local section meeting on May 15th at Ivar's Salmon House in Seattle beginning at 6:00 PM. Dinner will be served at 7:00 followed by presentations at 8:00. This meeting will be our annual meeting with the UW-AIChE student chapter. University of Washington chemical engineering...Read more

YEPPS Pyramid Event

Young Engineering Professionals of Puget Sound (YEPPS) Present the Sixth Annual Multi-Engineering Society Event
Saturday, January 18, 2014, 4:00pm PST
Schedule 4:00 - Brewery Tour (Tour Full!) 5:00 - Food and Drink 6:00 - Presentations 8:00 - Networking Cost $10 for Students $15 for Young Professionals $20 for All Others Speakers from each participating society shared their discipline's innovation in an exciting format: 10 slides in 5 minutes,...Read more

November 13th Meeting

Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 6:00pm PST
The November meeting will be held joing with ASME on the at 6:00PM on 13th at the Old Spaghetti Factory in Belltown. The speaker for the meeting will be Bill Heumann who will be talking entitled "Cyclone Devices: An Introduction to Cyclones". The cost is $16 for all attendees. Please register for...Read more

UW ChemE Symposium

Thursday, September 19, 2013, 9:00am PDT
The sixth annual Chemical Engineering Graduate Symposium will be held on September 19th at the University of Washington Campus. This event provides an opportunity for graduate students to show off their work to working professionals as well as to their colleagues in academia. We would love to have...Read more

UW Undergraduate Research Presentations @ Ivar's

Tuesday, May 21, 2013, 6:00pm PDT
May 21st will be our annual UW student research meeting. Every year we host a meeting where UW seniors in Chemical Engineering have an opportunity to present the research they have done as undergraduates to the outside world. This year four students will each give a 15 minute presentation followed...Read more

PSEC Engineering Mentoring Night

Wednesday, March 6, 2013, 6:00pm PST
The Puget Sound Engineering Council (PSEC) is hosting a mentoring night at the North Seattle Community College on March 6th at 6:00 PM. This event is intended to provide an opportunity for new college students with an interest in engineering to meet and explore the various engineering disciplines...Read more

2013 YEPPS

Young Engineering Professionals of Puget Sound (YEPPS) Present the Fifth Annual Multi-Engineering Society Event
Saturday, January 19, 2013, 4:00pm PST
Engineering Solutions for Societal Problems: The Value of Innovation Where: Pyramid Alehouse and Brewery, 1201 1st Ave S | map When: January 19, 2013 4:00 - Brewery Tour (RSVP required, Brewery tour full!) 5:00 - Food and Drink 6:00 - Presentations 8:00 - Networking Questions: more

October 16, 2012 Meeting - Dave Waddell

Tuesday, October 16, 2012, 6:00pm PDT
Dave Waddell - Rehab the Lab Do you work in a lab, wish you work in a lab, remember fondly the good old days in the lab, and wonder if the crazy things that go on in your lab happen to others? Dave Waddell has visited more U.S. labs than perhaps anyone else you will meet. School labs, research labs...Read more

ACES Symposium 2012

Wednesday, September 12, 2012, 8:30am PDT
Fifth Annual Chemical Engineering Graduate Student Symposium September 20, 2012 Mary Gates Hall Room 389, UW Seattle The Chemical Engineering Graduate Student Symposium will be held on September 20th. This event provides an excellent opportunity for graduate students to present their work to...Read more

May 15, 2012 Meeting - UW Student Meeting

Tuesday, May 15, 2012, 6:00pm PDT
Click here to view pictures from student meeting. Speakers and Abstracts All presenters are seniors in Chemical Engineering at the University of Washington, and the presentations are on their current independent research projects. Joseph Crowell - Adhesion in Fiber-Reinforced Composites A polymeric...Read more

April 24, 2012 Meeting - Sustainability @ Starbucks

Tuesday, April 24, 2012, 5:30pm PDT
Join Puget Sound AIChE at the Seattle Art Museum in downtown Seattle for its April local section meeeting, featuring Sue Long, Environmental Impact Manager at Starbucks Coffee Co. Sue Long will be speaking about sustainability and how it is intimately tied to, and driving Starbucks’ business. The...Read more

PS-AIChE/AWMA Boiler MACT Seminar - Jan. 12, 2012

Thursday, January 12, 2012, 11:00am PST
How the Boiler MACT Will Impact You Thursday, January 12, 2012 11:00 AM To 1:30 PM The Port of Seattle will host this event at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport Conference Center, Amsterdam Room Registration fee $30 (including lunch) To reserve your space, please fill out the payment form below...Read more

ACES/PSAIChE BBQ - July 14, 2011

Thursday, July 14, 2011, 6:00pm PDT
You are cordially invited to attend the ACES* / PS-AIChE Professional Development BBQ On Thursday, July 14 2011, 6:00 – 8:00pm At Benson Hall of Chemical Engineering, UW Seattle Campus Join us for a laid-back summer evening of dinner and networking with your fellow chemical engineers in academia...Read more

May 10, 2011 Meeting - UW Student Meeting

Tuesday, May 10, 2011, 6:00pm PDT
Speakers and Abstracts All of our speakers this month are currently conducting research at UW as undergraduates in Chemical Engineering. Galen Brooks, "Acid-Base Chemistry: The Mechanism Behind Charging of Particles in Apolar Media" Understanding how charged particles behave in apolar media is...Read more

AIChE-IfS Pacific Northwest Sustainability Conference 2011

Friday, April 29 - May 1, 2011, 6:00pm PDT
The Regional Sustainability Conference, organized by the Puget Sound Chapter of AIChE, provides a unique opportunity for engineers and scientists in the Pacific Northwest to exchange ideas and learn about the sustainability of energy, water, and environmental systems. The conference will cover a...Read more

Feb. 22 Total Reclaim Tour

Tuesday, February 22, 2011, 6:00pm PST
FREE tour of the Total Reclaim facilities on Tuesday, February 22, 2011 at 6:00 PM at 2200 6th Avenue South, Seattle, WA. Get an interesting insider look at electronic and toxic chemicals recycling right here in Seattle! The tour will last about an hour. Attendance is limited to 20 so please RSVP...Read more

YP House Party -- December 10

Friday, December 10, 2010, 7:00pm-10:00pm PST
Click here to view photos from this event. Calling all young professionals (YP) and early career engineers: PSAIChE will be holding its very first YP House Party! The new AIChE YP House Parties are designed to provide discussion forums for YPs in a more intimate setting within each local section...Read more

December 7, 2010 Meeting - Sound Spirits Distillery

Tuesday, December 7, 2010, 5:00pm PST
5:00pm: Distillery Tour at Sound Spirits | 6:00pm: Dinner at Flying Fish | 7:30pm: Speaker (also at Flying Fish) Click here to view images from the meeting. View Rusty's slides (PDF) . The December PS AIChE meeting will begin with a 5:00pm tour (first 30 registrants) at the first Seattle distillery...Read more

November 16, 2010 Meeting - Anna Senczuk of Amgen

Tuesday, November 16, 2010, 6:00pm PST
6:00pm: Social Hour | 7:00pm: Dinner | 8:00pm: Speaker Bothell Room @ the Hilton Garden Inn , Bothell (22600 Bothell Everett Highway) | map Click here to view Anna's slides (PDF). Speaker Bio and Presentation Abstract Anna Senczuk graduated from the University of Calgary with M.Sc in Cell and...Read more

October 20, 2010 - Project Management Presentation at UW

Wednesday, October 20, 2010, 6:00pm-8:00pm PDT
University of Washington - Electrical Engineering Building (EEB) - Room 303 | map Parking lot C17 may be the closest to EEB for the public. Click here for more UW parking information. 6:00 pm - Dinner and social networking among students and professionals. Professional members of PSAIChE and SWE-...Read more

December 7, 2009 Bowling & Happy Hour

Monday, December 7, 2009, 4:00pm-6:00pm PST
Time: 4 pm - 6 pm Location: The Garage in Capitol Hill (1130 Broadway) Come join fellow engineers for a good time bowling and happy hour specials! The first five people to arrive will receive a complimentary shoe rental and drink. For others the cost is $5 for either a shoe rental and a drink or...Read more

Wine & Cheese / Weber Thompson Design Presentation

Wednesday, October 21, 2009, 6:00pm-9:00pm PDT
What: Evening of Wine, Cheese and Innovative Design Presentation from Weber Thompson Firm When: October 21st, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where: Stomani Cellars , 85 South Atlantic Street, Seattle, WA Cost: $10 for 5 wine tastes as well as fruit and cheese plates Click here to view images from the meeting...Read more

Happy Hour 9/28/09 3pm-6pm @ Southlake Grill!

Monday, September 28, 2009, 3:00pm-6:00pm PDT
What: YP Happy Hour and Networking Event with Local Recruiters When: September 28th at 3:00-6:00pm Where: The Southlake Loft at Southlake Grill Click here to view images from this event. Come join fellow Chemical Engineers for free appetizers and drinks specials! The first 25 people to arrive will...Read more