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

Protecting Lives and Livelihood

Wednesday, November 18, 2020, 9:00pm EST
Posted by Dan Lambert
Protecting Lives and Livelihood: Hazardous Materials Classification and its Impact to the Supply Chain Presented by Sarah Eck, PE, CCPSC and Jena Dorrin, ASP Wednesday, November 18, 2020, 9:00 pm EST, Thurday, November 19, 6:00 am, 1:00 pm The recent ammonium nitrate warehouse explosion in Beruit...Read more

Recent Events

CSB Accidental Release Reporting Rule

Wednesday, October 28, 2020, 9:00pm-10:00pm EDT
Posted by Paul Shuey
The enabling statute of the Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board (CSB) provides that the CSB shall establish by regulation requirements binding on persons for reporting accidental releases into the ambient air subject to the Board’s investigative jurisdiction. On February 5, 2020, the U.S...Read more

VLS Candidate Statements for the Fall 2020 Election

Monday, October 12-26, 2020, 5:00am EDT
Posted by Paul Shuey
AIChE VIRTUAL LOCAL SECTION 2020 CANDIDATE STATEMENTS This year, Virtual Local Section members are electing a Senior Vice Chair, a Vice Chair, a Treasurer, and two Directors. VLS members who are caught up on their dues are eligible to vote in the election. This year’s candidate statements are...Read more