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.
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!
Expected Teams as of 2/1/17:
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