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Postponement of Spring Meeting & Global Congress on Process Safety

On Monday March 9, the AIChE Board of Directors approved a postponement of the 2020 AIChE Spring Meeting & 16th Global Congress on Process Safety and co-located events. The new dates are August 16-20, 2020. Learn more.

Registration Information

Meeting Dates and Venue

August 16 - 20, 2020 | Hilton Americas and George R. Brown Convention Center, Houston, TX


Register now to get the best price on the 2020 AIChE Spring Meeting. Add to your meeting by selecting ticketed events, pre-conference short courses and bundles including the luncheons.

  • Proceedings: Your 2020 AIChE Spring Meeting registration includes permanent online access to the 2020 AIChE Spring Meeting Proceedings. 
  • Community: By registering, you will be opted-in to the AIChE Engage discussion on the 2020 AIChE Spring Meeting.
  • Rates: Member rate applies to both AIChE Members and Employees of CCPS Member companies. 

Registration Categories


(ends 2/18/20)


(ends 8/12/20)


Spring Meeting & GCPS Full Meeting Bundle plus Fuels + Petrochemicals & GCPS Recordings* $1145 $1395 $1215 $1455 $1275 $1515
Spring Meeting & GCPS Full Meeting Bundle** $920 $1170 $990 $1230 $1050 $1290
Spring Meeting & GCPS Full Meeting Sessions Only $740 $980 $790 $1030 $840 $1080
Spring Meeting & GCPS One Day Bundle***


$620 $490 $655 $525 $690
One Day Sessions Only $350 $520 $375 $545 $400 $570
Graduate Student - Full Meeting $415 $540 $440 $565 $465 $590
Graduate Student - One Day $255 $305 $270 $320 $285 $335
Undergraduate Student - Full Meeting $25 $45 $25 $45 $25 $45
Unemployed Members $105


$105 n/a $105 n/a
Guest for Opening Reception $35 $35 $35 $35 $35 $35

Bring a Young Colleague

Are you looking for one more good reason to register for the 2020 AIChE Spring Meeting and 16th Global Congress on Process Safety? You can bring a young colleague with you for half price!

CCPS Member Discount

Please be sure to log in to your account in order to receive the CCPS Member Discount. If the member discount is not reflected when registering, email our customer service team at so that a team member can link your personal account to your company’s corporate account. Be sure to include your account number and your company name in the email.

Check the CCPS Member Companies to verify that your company is a CCPS member. Go to CCPS Member Companies Listing

Please note: AIChE Emeritus Members and Founders Award Recipients receive free Sessions Only Registration.

*This bundle includes Conference recordings, as well as Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday luncheons.

**Spring Meeting & GCPS Full Meeting Bundle includes Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday Spring luncheons.   

***Spring Meeting & GCPS One Day Bundle includes lunch for the day registered.

Only one single day pass may be purchased for any attendee. No multiple purchases of One Day passes allowed.

Bring a Young Colleague For Half Price: (age of 35 or under) who will be attending the FULL Spring Meeting & GCPS for the First time and receive a 50% off on registration. (No 1 Day registration allowed.)+


  • This offer only available to AIChE members and Employees of CCPS member companies who registered for GCPS Sessions Only (GCPS Full), Full Meeting Bundle, or Full Meeting Bundle & Recordings. You must purchase the same registration category for your young colleague as your own.
  • You can bring up to 3 Young Colleagues! Bring a Young colleague promo is applicable to full or bundle conference registrations and is not application to one day registrations.
  • Please call AIChE's customer service after you have completed your registration at 1800-242-4363 to provide your Young Professional's information

Please feel free to contact the Spring conference manager, Justin Canna at or Global Congress conference manager, Jing Chen at if you have any questions.

Continuing Education Unit (CEU) or Professional Development Hours (PDH)

All conference and short course attendees are qualified to receive Continuing Education Unit (CEU) or Professional Development Hours (PDH). You will receive 0.8CEU or 8PDH for each of the days that you attended the conference/short courses.

Please contact customer service at after the conference to request your CEU/PDH certificate. 

Visa Procedures

U.S. visa procedures have been changing. If you are planning to attend an AIChE Meeting and will need a visa, we encourage you to visit the U.S. Visa Policy Web Page for updates on visa procedures and applications. Please allow ample time for visa processing.

Learn more.

Join the Conversation

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Onsite Registration Hours

Registration will be at the George R. Brown Convention Center, Hall E. Hours are subject to change.

Sunday, August 16

12:00pm – 7:30pm

Monday, August 17

7:00am – 5:30pm

Tuesday, August 18

7:30am – 5:00pm

Wednesday, August 19

7:30am – 5:00pm