2013 Spring Meeting and 9th Global Congress on Process Safety

April 28 - May 2, 2013

The AIChE Spring Meeting is the year’s key technical conference for practicing chemical engineers. A wide range of subjects relevant to the current needs of industry is covered. Plus, the Global Congress on Process Safety covers the critical needs of process safety practitioners more broadly and deeply than any other conference.

Technical Program


Featured Speakers

Martin Bruce

Martin Bruce is Vice President of Engineering and Projects for NOVA Chemicals.  During his 30+ year career with NOVA, Martin has held a variety of leadership positions in Engineering, Supply Planning, Government Relations, Business Development, Manufacturing, IT Infrastructure, back to Engineering.  He currently has accountability for the capital project side of the suite of projects under the NOVA 2020 Banner....Read more

Aamir Farid

Aamir assumed the role of Regional Vice President Manufacturing – Americas at Shell in October 2010. In this role Aamir is a member of the global Manufacturing Leadership Team with responsibilities for manufacturing sites in Canada, the United States West Coast and Argentina.  

Prior to this assignment Aamir served as General Manager of Shell’s Deer Park Manufacturing Site which includes a 340M B/D refinery and a Chemical Plant. The site sits on 1500 acres on the Houston Ship Channel and is the home of 1500 Shell employees. Aamir’s responsibilities included the role of...Read more

Dan Romasko

Dan Romasko joined Tesoro Corporation as Executive Vice President, Operations in 2011. As a member of the Tesoro executive committee, Dan’s responsibilities include co-creation of the corporate strategy. As the principal operating officer, he oversees Tesoro’s refining, marketing, logistics and marine functions, providing leadership that promotes the safe, compliant and profitable strategy execution.

Prior to joining Tesoro, he held the positions of Vice President, Operations Integrity and Vice President, Technical Operations and Competence at Suncor Energy. He also served as...Read more


Proceedings of the 2013 Spring Meeting & 9th Global Congress on Process Safety are now available: