Second AIChE Middle East Regional Chem-E-Car Competition

Monday, October 9-11, 2017, 9:00am AST

 

The second AIChE Middle East Regional Chem-E-Car Competition® challenges undergraduate students to develop and construct a car powered by a chemical or biochemical energy source, which will safely transport a specified weight over a given distance and then stop. 

This valuable team-oriented, educational experience provides undergraduate chemical engineering students with the opportunity to:

  • Build a Team
  • Get Creative
  • Compete at MEPEC

Competition Rules and Resources

As part of AIChE's commitment to safety in industry and laboratory environments, student teams and their advisors will be asked to demonstrate a commitment to safety awareness, safety planning, and safe practices as a standard component of their participation. All teams are required to carefully read and review all Chem-E-Car Competition documents to fully understand the requirements to safely compete at an AIChE Chem-E-Car Competition.

Please download all of the following documents, you will need all of these documents to prepare for the competition.  The Official Rules has a milestones checklist to help your team stay on track. 

PDF iconMEPEC Middle East Regional Chem-E-Car Competition Official Rules 2017

PDF iconMEPEC Middle East Regional Chem-E-Car Competition Safety Rules 2017

PDF iconEDP Submission for 2017 Middle East Regional Conference 2017

FileMEPEC Middle East Regional Chem-E-Car Competition EDP Document 2017

PDF iconMEPEC Middle East Regional Chem-E-Car Competition MOC Form 2017

PDF iconMEPEC Middle East Regional FAQ Flyer



Visa Information

Click here for important information on obtaining your visa to attend this conference.

Hotels & Accommodations

Planning to attend? Be sure to book your accommodations early!

Chem-E-Car Resources

Chem-E-Car Program at MEPEC

Student Program at MEPEC

Expected Teams as of 2/1/17:

American University of Beirut

American University of Sharjah 

AN-Najah National University

Khazar University

King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals

Koç University

Middle East Technical University

Qatar University 

Suez University

Texas A&M University – Qatar 

University of Bahrain

United Arab Emirates University

 

Chem-E-Car Photos [Flickr]

 

University of Bahrain Chem-E-Car Team watching their car during 2015 MEPEC Middle East Regional Chem-E-Car Competition

Chem-E-Car Competition®