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

Ring In the New or Déjà Vu?

Adventures in Chemical Engineering History Part II - January 2019 AIChE VLS Webinar
Thursday, January 24, 2019, 9:00pm-10:00pm EST
Posted by Paul Adamson
To kick off the New Year, we’ll reflect on a few lessons, still relevant today, from technological progress in the past. Like us, our forbearers faced political, social, and economic challenges, and, like us, they looked to science for solutions. Along the way, they made amazing discoveries but...Read more

Recent Events

Modular Chemical Process Intensification

RAPID’s goal of Transforming the Process Industries
Thursday, November 15, 2018, 9:00pm-10:00pm EST
Posted by Paul Adamson
For several decades, the ideas of process intensification and modular chemical processes have offered the promise of fundamentally changing the way the process industries operate – from the types of equipment employed to the business models of industry participants. In this talk, we will look at...Read more

VOTE! in the AIChE Virtual Local Section Elections

Friday, October 19, 2018, 11:45pm HDT
Posted by Paul Adamson
In October, the Virtual Local Section will be electing a Chair, a Senior Vice Chair, a Vice Chair, a Treasurer, and two Directors for terms that will begin in 2019. Please review the candidate statements at the folowing link and vote: slate_of_aiche_vls_candidates_for_2019.pdf . In order to be...Read more