Conferences & Events

CHISA 2020

August 23-27, 2020
The 24th International Congress of Chemical and Process Engineering CHISA 2020 held in Prague from 23 to 27 August 2020. As all the CHISA Congresses in the past, also this one will cover a range of attractive topics and will offer many interdisciplinary links.


Face-to-Face Course

Incidents are minor occurrences that can lead to an accident. Join an Incident Investigation expert for an in-depth look at the systematic process of examining and evaluating the causes of an incident so that recurrence can be prevented.

Face-to-Face Course

Do you work with chemical engineers and need to speak their language? Learn the fundamentals of chemical engineering in just 3 days.

eLearning (online) Course

A basic course tailored specifically to chemical engineers. Improve your productivity while solving day-to-day ChemE problems.

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Face-to-Face Course

Responsible for the safe handling of the effluent from relief systems? Explore the broad topic of emergency relief system design with an emphasis on DIERS technology.

CEP Magazine

Editorial: AIChE Beer Brewing Competition: Novices Welcome

Emily Frangenberg
This is an expanded version of the Editorial that appears in the December 2018 issue of CEP . Beer brewing is inherently a chemical engineering process. The basic process of malt extraction, hops addition, and fermentation requires some knowhow in...

Editorial: Clean Water: What is it Worth?

Emily Frangenberg
This is an expanded version of the editorial that appears in the November 2018 issue of CEP I’m no stranger to funky water. I grew up on well water in rural Maryland — where a sulfurous, rotten-egg smell would greet me every morning at the bathroom...

AIChE News

December 4, 2019
Merck & Company, represented by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Kenneth C. Frazier (left), and Procter & Gamble Company, represented by Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer David S. Taylor (right), received honors at the 2019 AIChE Gala, December 3 in New York City. Photo: Hassan Mokaddam, HMPhotoshoots
The American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) honored Merck & Co., Inc., and the Procter & Gamble Company, along with those companies’ leaders, for exemplifying the good works that apply chemical engineering expertise to benefit...
November 16, 2019
L to R: Jim Fitterling, CEO, Dow; Daryl Roberts, chief operations and engineering officer, DuPont; Lori Ryerkerk, CEO, Celanese; Mark Vergnano, president and CEO,  Chemours; June Wispelwey, executive director and CEO, AIChE; and Cal Dooley, president and CEO, ACC.
Prominent leaders in the chemical industry gathered yesterday to look at how decisions at the top of a corporation positively influences inclusion.
November 11, 2019
Monty Alger
The American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) announced today that Monty M. Alger, Professor of Chemical Engineering and Director of the Institute for Natural Gas Research at Pennsylvania State University, will become President of AIChE in...
November 6, 2019
Grant will help to advance Undergraduate Process Safety Learning Initiative; inclusion in chemical engineering The American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) has announced a major funding commitment from Celanese Corporation (NYSE: CE), a...