2014 Spring Meeting and 10th Global Congress on Process Safety

March 30 - April 3, 2014

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.

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Technical Program


Featured Speakers

William F. Banholzer

In the fall of 2013 Banholzer joined the University of Wisconsin following a 30-year career in industrial research.  At UW Banholzer has appointments in the Chemical and Biological Engineering Department, Chemistry Department, the Wisconsin Institute of Discovery, and the Wisconsin Energy Institute. At UW his interest is to develop unique teaching materials focus on education about industrial chemistry.  He retired from Dow Chemical where he was an Executive Vice President leading Dow’s Venture Capital, New Business Development, Licensing activities, and served as...Read more

Michael Millard

Mike Millard is the Sr. Vice President and General Manager for the Catalyst, Adsorbents & Specialty sector of UOP.  In this role, Mike has worldwide P&L accountability for seventy different UOP Catalyst and adsorbent products.  The activities include preparation of the strategic, annual operation plan, market plans for each product line to support new product launch strategies and VOC based stage gate business cases to guide R&D programs and ISC capital planning.  Market communications plans are developed to align with segment strategies and brand image.

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Phillip R. Westmoreland

Phil Westmoreland is Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at North Carolina State University. He was 2013 President of AIChE, was the founding chair of the Computational Molecular Science and Engineering Forum, is a Fellow of AIChE and the Combustion Institute, and is a trustee and past president of CACHE (Computer Aids for Chemical Engineering Education). He received the 2017 AIChE Institute Award for Excellence in Industrial Gases Technology for his experimental and computational achievements in the chemistry of fire suppressants and air-pollutant prevention. He also...Read more


Proceedings of the 2014 Spring Meeting & 10th Global Congress on Process Safety are now available: