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Virtual Local Section

The Virtual Section functions much as any local section does, we hold monthly meetings to encourage the professional growth of chemical engineers, we provide opportunity for networking with meeting attendees, and we serve our local communities, states, country and world using our hands, heads and hearts. The virtual section isn't limited by geography so geographically isolated ChEs can be supported. But there are some differences that make us unique... Read more about us, join the VLS and follow us on LinkedInFacebook & Twitter.

Upcoming Events

DIERS Technology Fundamentals

Wednesday, February 26, 2020, 9:00pm-10:00pm EST
Posted by Paul Shuey
Speaker: Georges A. Melhem, Ph.D. How can the frequency, severity, and consequences of accidental releases be reduced? What technology exists to improve the design of emergency relief systems and what new techniques are being developed? Join us on February 26, 2020 as Georges A. Melhem, Ph.D.,...Read more

Recent Events

"A Brief History of Measurement"

Wednesday, January 22, 2020, 9:00pm-10:00pm EST
Posted by Paul Shuey
The history of measurement science, or metrology, spans thousands of years. The bases for the English units of measurement have been defined and refined (and sworn at) over the past 6,000 years. Metric units are comparatively new, having been developed only over the past 240 years. These systems...Read more

Holiday Mingle!

Wednesday, December 18, 2019, 9:00pm-10:00pm EST
Posted by Paul Shuey
Bring the adult beverage of your choice and join us for our first holiday social! We will find out what the most interesting chemical engineer in the world is drinking, who knows the most chemical engineering trivia, who has the best hideous holiday sweater, and more! This meeting is free and open...Read more