South Texas Local Section

Welcome to the website of the Greater Houston Area Chemical Engineers! We are known as the South Texas Section. We are one of the largest local sections of AIChE (American Institute of Chemical Engineers).

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2019 Monthly Dinner Schedule

January 10, The Bouganvilleas, 12126 Westheimer Rd, Houston Mike Allison, Raptor Aerial Services Drones, a new tool for industrial applications February 7, Holiday Inn IAH, 15222 JFK Boulevard, Houston Andrew Smith, Sympatec Advances in lab and process particle characterization March 7, The...

Upcoming Events

Third Friday Networking Lunch – August 2019

Friday, August 16, 2019, 11:30am-1:00pm CDT
Posted by Talia Sanchez
Speaker: Jim Coffey, PE, ExxonMobil Chemical Jim Coffey received a BS in Chemical Engineering in 1985 from Texas Tech. He started his career with Eastman Chemical, joined ExxonMobil Chemical in 2000 and has held various positions in the area of Process Control, Lab Management, Strategic Market...Read more

STS AIChE September 2019 Monthly Dinner Meeting

Thursday, September 5, 2019, 5:30pm-9:00pm CDT
Posted by Talia Sanchez
September 5, 2019 Dinner Presentation: Flameless Thermal Oxidation - Acheive 99.999% DRE at < 2 ppmv NOx Schedule 5:30PM-6:30PM Workshops 6:00PM - 7:00PM Social/Networking Time 7:00PM - 8:00PM Dinner and STS Announcements 8:00PM - 9:00PM Dinner Presentation/Speaker Abstract Speaker: Mike Foggia...Read more

First Friday Networking Lunch - September 2019

Friday, September 6, 2019, 11:30am-1:00pm CDT
Posted by Talia Sanchez
Speaker: TBD Topic: Costs: The lunch menu is an all-inclusive buffet style for $16 per person and STS-AIChE subsidizes the lunch by $5. The non-refundable $11 registration fee includes the subsidized lunch buffet and attendance for the lunch presentation and networking. Pre-registration reserves...Read more

STS AIChE October 2019 Monthly Dinner Meeting

Tuesday, October 1, 2019, 5:30pm-9:00pm CDT
Posted by Talia Sanchez
Oct 1, 2019 Dinner Presentation: Addressing Climate Change, an Energy Industry Perspective Please note that this Dinner event is in conjunction with 2019 SPTC conference Schedule 6:00PM - 7:00PM Join SPTC for the Poster Session and Happy Hour 7:00PM - 8:00PM Dinner and STS Announcements 8:15PM - 9:...Read more

Recent Events

2019 Annual Astros Game

Friday, July 19, 2019, 7:00pm-10:00pm CDT
Posted by Talia Sanchez
AIChE STS Young Professionals invites you to a night out at the Houston Astros game The game against the Texas Rangers starts at 7:00 PM at Minute Maid Park. The cost of attending is only $30 per person, which covers your game seat in Section 133. There also will be fireworks after the game! You...Read more

Third Friday Networking Lunch – July 2019

Friday, July 19, 2019, 11:30am-1:00pm CDT
Posted by Talia Sanchez
Speaker: David C Mitchell Dave received his BSc in Chemical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology and his MBA from the University of Houston. During the course of his 50-year career he worked for over 12 companies as an employee or a contractor solving real problems. Dave is a Past...Read more