Rocky Mountain Local Section

The Rocky Mountain Section of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) provides monthly presentations and tours on topics related to Chemical Engineering for professionals in the Colorado, New Mexico, Wyoming, and South Dakota area. Enjoy the benefits of networking, learning more about the industry in the local areas, and supporting the profession by attending our monthly meetings generally planned for the third Tuesday of every month, September through November and January through May. 

Please join us at our upcoming local section meetings. We look forward to your participation! The tentative program dates and topics for the 2019-2020 program year are:

September 10 - Bob Strine presenting "Understanding Professional Liability Insurance"  combined ASSP-AIChE meeting in Meadow Hills 

October 8 - Kenan Stevik presenting "Process Safety Leadership" in Denver Tech Center

November 5 - Nick Thornburg presenting "NREL Research" in Lakewood 

December 10 - Sean Coyle presenting "Project Management and Creating Clarity in Goals" in Lakewood

January 14 - Keith Neeves presenting "Genetic Bleeding Disorders" in Meadow Hills

February 11 - Kaitlyn Bunker combined SWE-AIChE meeting in Denver Tech Center

March 10 - Doug Hambley presenting "Economic Analyses for Mineral Deposits Held by Publicly Traded Companies" in Lakewood

April 14 - Lindsay Breyer presenting "PSM and Pharmaceuticals" in Boulder

May 12 - Carolyn Koh presenting "Natural Gas Hydrates" in Lakewood

Join the Rocky Mountain section when renewing your national AIChE membership. While we recommend joining AIChE to enjoy all the benefits of membership in the national organization, you may join the Rocky Mountain AIChE Section only by clicking here.

Recent Events

Particle-Scale Reaction Engineering for Biomass Conversion

November 2019 Section Meeting
Tuesday, November 5, 2019, 6:00pm-8:00pm MST
Posted by Laura Moes
TOPIC: Much Ado About (Almost) Nothing: Understanding Mesoscale Reaction-Diffusion Phenomena Governing Lignin Extraction from Hardwood Biomass for Next-Generation Biorefining SPEAKER: Dr. Nicholas (Nick) Thornburg DATE: Tuesday, November 5 *** Please note this is the FIRST Tuesday of the month ***...Read more

Process Safety Leadership: The challenge for this generation!

October 2019 Section Meeting
Tuesday, October 8, 2019, 6:00pm-8:30pm MDT
Posted by Laura Moes
TOPIC: Process Safety Leadership: The challenge for this generation! SPEAKER: Kenan Stevick, President of KPS, Inc. DATE: Tuesday, October 8 TIME: 6:00 Networking/Dinner 7:00 - 8:00 Presentation LOCATION: Romano's Macaroni Grill, 7979 East Arapahoe Rd, Greenwood Village, CO 80112 PLEASE RSVP by...Read more