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Registration Info for 2020 Annual Meeting

Virtual Meeting Dates

Monday, November 16 - Friday, November 20, 2020, PST 


Registration is now closed. 

  • Undergraduate Students: Registering for the Annual Student Conference will grant you access to sessions of the 2020 AIChE Annual Meeting. Registration for the 2020 ASC will also open in summer 2020. 
  • Proceedings: Your 2020 AIChE Annual Meeting registration includes permanent online access to the 2020 AIChE Annual Meeting Proceedings. 

    NEW: Recordings of all presentations will be included for Full Meeting registrations. No bundles needed for this event. All attendees will receive access to the conference recordings.* 
  • Community: By registering, you will be opted-in to the AIChE Engage discussion on the 2020 AIChE Annual Meeting.
  • Rates: Member rate applies to AIChE Members. "Unemployed" refers to members who are listed as unemployed in AIChE records.

*Any presentations for which we have received written permission from the author to record. 

Justification Toolkit

Use our ready-made solutions to provide a justification to your management and secure your attendance at the Meeting.

Full Meeting (Professionals)
Early (ending Oct. 5)250490
Standard (ending Nov. 11)290520
Onsite (Day of)320550
Full Meeting (Graduate Students)
Early (ending Oct. 5)95260
Standard (ending Nov. 11)125280
Onsite (Day of)150290
Full Meeting (Unemployed)
Early (ending Oct. 5)105N/A
Standard (ending Nov. 11)105N/A
Onsite (Day of)105N/A
Emeritus Members
Early (ending Oct. 5)105N/A
Standard (ending Nov. 11)105N/A
Onsite (Day of)105N/A

(ending Oct. 5)

(ending Nov. 11)

(Day of)







Full Meeting (Professionals)250490290520320550
Full Meeting (Graduate Students)95260125280150290
Full Meeting (Unemployed)105N/A105N/A105N/A
Emeritus Members105N/A105N/A105N/A

Included in Your Registration

Category Technical Program Plenaries Exhibits Networking Events Proceedings (Includes Recordings)
Member / Non-member Full Meeting X X X X X
Graduate Student X X X X X
Undergraduate Student* X X X X  
Unemployed Member X X X X X
Emeritus Member X X X X X

Registration and Cancellation Policies

Cancellation Policy

The full cancellation policy can be found here.

Cancellation requests can be made by calling Customer Service at 1-800-242-4363 (domestic), +1 203-702-7660 (outside the United States), or by emailing

Registration Policy

AIChE's meeting registration policy is based on the premise that AIChE's conferences and meetings are amongst the most prestigious and best attended chemical engineering conferences in the world. Therefore, all participants, including speakers (invited or accepted through the Call for Abstracts), are expected to register and pay the appropriate registration fee.

Read AIChE's full registration policy here.

Certificates and Professional Development Hours (PDH)

All conference attendees are qualified to receive Professional Development Hours (PDH). You will receive 8 PDH for each of the days that you attended the conference/short courses.

You will be able to request or download a letter or certificate of participation after the meeting has concluded. There are two ways to obtain these documents: 

  • Conference Speakers and Chairs can generate a letter and certificate of participation via their confex portal. If you need help accessing confex, please contact 
  • Attendees and other participants can contact to obtain a letter and/or certificate.