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 for the 2018-2019 program year are: September 18, October 23, November 20, January 15, February 19, March 19, April 16, May 21.

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.


January 2018 Monthly Meeting Cancelled

The January 2018 Monthly Section Meeting has been cancelled. Please stay tuned for our February meeting scheduled for the third Tuesday, February 20th.

Casting Call for Science Fair Judges

At the start of each year, our Section initiates planning for providing judges for the State Science Fair. Our Section awards a 1st and 2nd place, respectively, in the Junior and Senior High Divisions. The award consists of a certificate and a cash prize (well, a check). The winners are also...

Volunteers Needed for Keystone Science School

If you desire to inspire and encourage confidence in young females, typically grades 3-8, join our STEM social in Denver to discover how you can mentor and support the Keystone Science School. Date: January 25, 4:30-6:30 pm Location: City Park neighborhood of Denver Click here to RSVP. Our next two...

Recent Events

"Dinner and Discover" with Manny Ehrlich of the U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board (CSB)

May 2018 Section Meeting
Tuesday, May 15, 2018, 6:00pm-8:30pm MDT
Posted by Laura Moes
AIChE is teaming up with American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) to present a "Dinner and Discover" with Manny Ehrlich of the U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board (CSB). We are honored to have Manny Ehrlich, CSB commissioner/board member fly in from Washington DC to present on...Read more

Film Viewing - An Inconvenient Sequel – Truth to Power

April 2018 Section Meeting
Wednesday, April 18, 2018, 5:00pm-9:30pm MDT
Posted by Laura Moes
We are co-sponsoring a screening of the movie "An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power" followed by a panel discussion, with the Colorado Environmental Management Society (CEMS). Come and meet the engineering, scientific, legal, and regulatory professionals of CEMS and learn about the current...Read more