Aberdeen Members Group

Events 2014

Date: 22 January 2014
Location: Scotland
Description: This presentation is a walk-through of engineering work that has been done across the project.
Event: AGM 2014
Date: 29 January 2014
Ends: 29 January 2014
Location: United Kingdom
Description: Notice of the Annual General Meeting of the Aberdeen Members’ Group of the Institution of Chemical Engineers and Analysis of Elgin Wellhead Platform Leak, 25 March 2012
by David Hainsworth, Total E&P UK Ltd Wednesday 29th January 2014 at 6pm (for 6:30) University of Aberdeen, Fraser Noble Building (http://www.abdn.ac.uk/maps/generic-details-2528.php)
Date: 04 March 2014
Location: Online
Description: Organised by the Particle Technology Special Interest Group - an online presentation by Joe Marinelli (Solids Handling Technologies). Starting at 14:00 GMT, 09:00 EST.

This session will discuss several approaches to retrofitting existing bins.
Date: 10 March 2014
Location: Scotland
Description: The Aberdeen Young Members Group are holding our first event of the year - a chocolate making workshop at Cocoa-ooze.

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Date: 19 March 2014
Location: Scotland
Description: A technical presentation by Scott Johnston and Michael Allan, Pinsent Masons LLP
Date: 27 March 2014
Location: Scotland
Description: IChemE’s 2014 Aberdeen Annual Dinner offers an ideal opportunity to entertain key clients, recognise and reward top performing staff and network with other locally-based chemical and process engineers.
Date: 09 April 2014
Location: Scotland
Description: The Aberdeen Members Group is please to invite its members to a presentation being delivered via webinar from IChemE's SONG Special Interest Group and HTS.
Event: Pub Quiz
Date: 23 April 2014
Location: Scotland
Description: The quiz is open to all and is sure to be a great night whether you are ‘just in it for fun’ or an avid Egghead follower.
Date: 30 April 2014
Location: Online
Description: Organised by the Particle Technology and Education Special Interest Group - an online presentation by Dr Daryl Williams, Imperial College.

This seminar will describe the DVS method, what can be determined using the method scientifically, as well as what the future holds for this technique.
Date: 07 May 2014
Location: Online
Description: Rescheduled for 7 May 2014

Organised by the Environment Special Interest Group - an online presentation by Peter Badham (Air Spectrum Environmental) starting at 10:00 BST.

This webinar is aimed at delegates who have an interest in odour emissions, their measurement, chemistry and control. Engineers, environmental managers, consultants and regulators will find this of interest.
Date: 08 May 2014
Location: Scotland
Description: With fireproof coatings, blast walls and the like being an unknown for many process / chemical engineers, the presentation will provide an insight into the current developments into Passive protection.
Date: 14 May 2014
Location: Scotland
Description: Come and join the Aberdeen Young Members for a high adrenalin mini grand prix at Kartstart, Aberdeen.
Date: 28 May 2014
Location: Scotland
Description: Brewdog is an independent craft brewery founded in 2007. The Aberdeen Members Group has been given special access to visit their facility and learn about the process of beer making.
Date: 04 June 2014
Location: Online
Description: Organised by the Particle Technology and Education Special Interest Group - an online presentation by Tim Freeman, Freeman Technology - recording now available.

A multivariate approach to powder characterisation was presented and results demonstrated the importance of process-relevant data in establishing correlation with previously hard-earned process experience, allowing for better understanding of the properties that influence behaviour in a given unit operation.
Date: 18 June 2014
Location: Online
Description: Organised by the Particle Technology and Education Special Interest Group - an online presentation by Michael Gamlen.

This seminar focused on the measurement of powder properties and the key relationship between material density, compaction pressure and tablet fracture stress.
Date: 01 July 2014
Location: Scotland
Description: The Aberdeen Members’ Group have organised a Summer BBQ for members to meet, chat and relax over some food and drinks (one drink per person included).
Date: 03 July 2014
Location: Online
Description: A one hour online presentation to be give by Howard Rogers, Natural Gas Research Programme. The webinar will describe the periods of 'creative destruction' in the recent past and look beyond 2015 at the factors which might shape markets in the next 15 years. This webinar is a joint webinar by SONG and the Aberdeen Members Group. Members of the Oil and Natural Gas Special Interest Group can replay a recording of this webinar free of charge, and view the slides. Visit the group's Resources area and log in with your membership number and PIN / password to access the webinar archive.
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Date: 11 August 2014
Location: Scotland
Description: An evening event to explain the different types of technical evidence that may be required as part of applications for IChemE Chartership.
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Date: 13 August 2014
Location: Scotland
Description: Organised by the Aberdeen Members Group this presentation will focus on the significance of North Sea oil to the forthcoming referendum and how the referendum could affect the oil & gas industry in Scotland
Date: 20 August 2014
Location: Scotland
Description: Aberdeen Members Group 2014 Technical Seminar
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Date: 28 August 2014
Location: Scotland
Description: An evening of wine tasting with buffet food
Date: 30 August 2014
Location: Scotland
Description: Come along to a adventure filled 2-3 hour experience at Go Ape, Crathes Castle.
Date: 17 September 2014
Location: Scotland
Description: Professional development and networking event for chemical engineers.
Date: 25 September 2014
Location: Scotland
Description: Plate heat exchangers have long been recognised as a compact and cost-effective solution in many process applications for cooling or heating media or to save or recover the energy.
Date: 08 October 2014
Location: Scotland
Description: This evening event will have two presentations on the subjects of Flare System Design and
Practical application and implications of API 521
Date: 16 October 2014
Location: Scotland
Description: Come along to a fun night out with fellow members.
Date: 22 October 2014
Location: Scotland
Description: The event will be based on the principles of professional development and will consist of a series of short presentations from speakers in senior roles within the oil and gas industry.
Date: 23 October 2014
Location: Scotland
Description: An evening event to provide practical guidance and advice on how to plan, prepare and write the Competence & Commitment (C&C) Report as part of an application for IChemE membership and chartership, as well as information on what to expect from the Professional Review Interview (PRI).
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Date: 06 November 2014
Location: Scotland
Description: Continuing on from previous year’s successful events the Aberdeen Young Members group committee invite all penultimate and final year chemical engineering students to a careers workshop at the University of Aberdeen.
Date: 11 November 2014
Location: England
Description: Evening talk for the Oil & Natural Gas Special Interest Group by Adrian Finn, Costain Natural Resources. SONG members can replay a recording of this event, and view the slides, free of charge. Visit the group's Resources area and log in with your membership number and PIN / password to access the webinar archive.
Date: 20 November 2014
Location: Scotland
Description: Discover the unique world of malt whiskies, tasting five different whiskies over the evening in a relaxing environment with friends and colleagues from the Aberdeen area.
Date: 02 December 2014
Location: Scotland
Description: Come and join IChemE's Aberdeen Young Members for an evening of laughs with a live comedy night.
Date: 09 December 2014
Location: England
Description: Evening talk for the Oil & Natural Gas Special Interest Group by Craig Branch, Genesis Oil and Gas Consultants.

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