Kathleen A. Kas

  • Citation name:
    Kas, K. A.
  • Affiliation:
    The Dow Chemical Company
  • State:
    TX
  • Country:
    USA

Kathy Kas, is the Process Safety Expertise Leader for The Dow Chemical Company. In this role, she is responsible for Dow's Process Safety standards, work processes, and the corporate Process Safety subject matter expertise group. She has over 32 years of industry experience with Dow and Rohm and Haas in manufacturing, R&D, scale-up and finance, including over 12 years of experience in Process Safety. Kathy is a licensed Professional Engineer in PA, NJ and TX, a CCPS Certified Process Safety Professional (CCPSC), and an AIChE Fellow.

Sessions chaired or co-chaired:
Case Histories and Lessons Learned - GCPS Joint Session2010 Spring Meeting & 6th Global Congress on Process Safety
Engineered Safeguards: Pressure Relief and Safety Instrumented Systems I
2017 Spring Meeting and 13th Global Congress on Process Safety (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1098-4)
Engineered Safeguards: Pressure Relief and Safety Instrumented Systems II2011 Spring Meeting & 7th Global Congress on Process Safety
Facility Siting, Consequence Analysis and Risk Assessment I
2019 Spring Meeting and 15th Global Congress on Process Safety (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1109-7)
Human Factors2020 Virtual Spring Meeting and 16th GCPS
Risk Assessment – Consequence Modeling and QRA2020 Virtual Spring Meeting and 16th GCPS
Areas chaired or co-chaired:
51st Annual Loss Prevention Symposium (LPS)
2017 Spring Meeting and 13th Global Congress on Process Safety (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1098-4)
52nd Annual Loss Prevention Symposium (LPS)2018 Spring Meeting and 14th Global Congress on Process Safety
Authored:
(158c) Don't Do What We Did - Stupidity, Luck, and Making Good Choices
2017 Spring Meeting and 13th Global Congress on Process Safety (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1098-4)
(53c) Beyond Vision 20/202020 Virtual Spring Meeting and 16th GCPS
Associated proceedings: 
2010 Spring Meeting & 6th Global Congress on Process Safety
2017 Spring Meeting and 13th Global Congress on Process Safety
2011 Spring Meeting & 7th Global Congress on Process Safety
2018 Spring Meeting and 14th Global Congress on Process Safety
2019 Spring Meeting and 15th Global Congress on Process Safety
2020 Virtual Spring Meeting and 16th GCPS