Continuing Education

AIChE-DVS offers a series of talks on technical topics.  These 60 minute sessions will be planned to qualify for one hour Professional Development Credit.

A preliminary season schedule of the sessions is given below. Further details for specific meetings are posted, with links on this web page, when timely.

All PDH courses will be done virtually unless specifically noted as in-person.

June 21, 2023
Ethical Lapses – Why They Occur & How to Prevent
Speaker: Deborah L. Grubbe
Credit: 1 PDH
Location: This will be presented online only

We would welcome volunteers to share their expertise with us, by giving a one hour presentation on a topic of technical interest. Please contact Cynthia Tarun at

We always appreciate suggestions for topics and presenters. If you have a suggestion, please go to our Continuing Education Suggestions page.

Access descriptions of some of our past events on the CE Archive page.

Continuing Education Program 2022-2023

Please note that this schedule might be subject to change closer to the date of the event.


September 13
John Real
Evaporation for Everyone!
October 18
Dirk Jakobs
Drying systems, Chemicals, Materials, Food and Pharma applications.
November 22
Sujata Bhatia
Engineering Ethics (Part 2): Case Studies in Innovation, Technology, and Society
December 14
Tim Lisle and Kristina Pumphrey
Facility Planning for a First Manufacturing Space
January 17
Gerard Capellades
Crystallization Process Design: Current Theory & Practice for Small Organic Molecules
February 21
John Real
Deflagrations in Drying: A Primer in Process Protection
March 15
James B. Porter, Jr.
Industrial Megaprojects (Concepts, Strategies, and Practices for Success)
April 5
Eric A. McAfee
Below Zero Carbon Intensity Renewable NG and Fuels
June 21
Deborah L. Grubbe
Ethical Lapses – Why They Occur & How to Prevent