Call for Abstracts

2021 Spring Meeting & 17th Global Congress on Process Safety

The Executive Board of the Program Committee has set a rule limiting any individual to presenting no more than three oral presentations (excluding invited talks and non-presenting co-authorship, and excluding poster presentations).

New submissions may be entered until: Friday, November 20, 2020
New submissions for GCPS may be entered until: Friday, November 20, 2020

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How to Submit:

  1. Select Topic (Session)

    Choose the session in which you would like to present your paper. Please note that session chairs and program organizers may move your presentation to a different session if they deem it a more appropriate fit elsewhere.
  2. Title

    Enter your title, and any comments to organizers. After submitting this step, the email entered will receive a link to your submission and a paper ID. Retain this for future reference.
  3. Authors

    Enter author name, affiliation, and contact information, and designate the presenting author. Be sure to include the email address of each co-author on the Authors page.
  4. Abstract Text

    You will be able to copy/paste your abstract into a text box. You are limited to 1500 words. Should your paper be accepted, a longer extended abstract/full paper will be requested later.
  5. Keywords

    Select 3 keywords that most closely relate to the content of your paper. A complete list of keywords is available on this page.
  6. Confirmation

    You will have a chance to look over the submission to make sure all is complete.
  7. General Instructions & Answers to FAQs

    • When submitted, your abstract automatically will be viewable to session chairs, other presenters, and the public. The date of submission can be used as the public disclosure date for patent filing.
    • The author retains all rights, including copyright and may submit the abstract or paper to another publication.
    • Abstracts may be viewed and modified at any time between submission and the deadline. Presenting authors will be automatically informed of the unique ID numbers assigned to their abstracts.
    • Names will be automatically hidden during the abstract review process and will be automatically inserted and properly formatted upon publication.
    • Session chairs and program organizers may move your presentation to a different session if they deem it a more appropriate fit elsewhere.
  8. Technical Support

    For help in submitting an abstract online, email Tech Support.

  9. Meeting Support

    For any meeting-related questions, please contact AIChE Program Development at .

Begin a submission to the following:

Chemical Engineering & the Law Forum

Computing and Systems Technology Division

Energy and Transport Processes - See Topical 5

Engineering for Inclusion

Environmental Division

Fuels and Petrochemicals Division - See Also Topicals 4, 6, and 7

Global Congress on Process Safety

Industrial Wastewater Management and Water Reuse Topical Conference

Industry 4.0 Topical Conference

Liaison Functions

Management Division

Meet the Industry Candidates Poster Session

Networking Events

Process Development Division

Safety and Health Division - See Global Congress on Process Safety

Separations Division - See Also Topical 8

Spring Meeting Poster Session and Networking Reception

Topical 12: Hydrogen Safety

Topical 13: Waste Plastics

Topical 4: The 33rd Ethylene Producers Conference

Topical 5: Emerging Technologies in Clean Energy

Topical 6: 21st Topical Conference on Gas Utilization

Topical 7: 24th Topical Conference on Refinery Processing

Topical 8: Kister Distillation Symposium

Topical 9: 9th International Conference on Upstream Engineering and Flow Assurance

Topical B: Leadership Development – Professional Skills to Catalyze your Career

Topical C: Process Intensification

Upstream Engineering and Flow Assurance Forum - See Topical 9