Aberdeen Members Group

Events 2016

Date: 16 March 2016
Location: Scotland
Description: The Aberdeen Members Group annual dinner is an excellent opportunity to meet and network with colleagues involved in Scotland’s chemical and process industries.
Date: 16 March 2016
Location: Scotland
Description: Aberdeen Members Group invites you to attend the 2nd IChemE Process Simulation workshop, sponsored by AspenTech.
Date: 30 March 2016
Location: Scotland
Description: The Aberdeen Diversity and Inclusion Group are proud to announce our first event - a series of presentations on working abroad.
Date: 04 April 2016
Location: Scotland
Description: IChemE Aberdeen Members Group invite you to attend a presentation on Good Practices for Ensuring the Quality of Maintenance. The presentation will benefit those involved in the management, operations and design of production assets.
Date: 05 April 2016
Location: Online
Description: A 60-minute webinar by Dr Sirish Shah (University of Alberta, Canada) presenting a new set of data-based alarm design, monitoring and rationalization tools to reduce the number of false and missed alarms, and thereby help processes to comply with new industrial standards. Organised by IChemE's Process Management & Control Special Interest Group, this event is free of charge and open to all.
Date: 13 April 2016
Location: Webinar
Description: This pre-recorded webinar is the second instalment of a series of recordings highlighting the significant contribution of women to the engineering field through the sharing of personal experiences. This webinar comprises two Chemical Engineering students and two young Chemical Engineers.
Date: 20 April 2016
Location: Scotland
Description: Providing an understanding and knowledge about the Chartership process and the importance of Chartership.
Date: 10 May 2016
Location: Scotland
Description: Aberdeen Members Group and Heat Transfer Society invite you to a presentation by Joe Quarini on The Ice Cool Pig - Decommissioning Piping and Equipment using Ice Slurry.
Event: Pub Quiz
Date: 19 May 2016
Location: Scotland
Description: The Aberdeen Members Group invite all IChemE members to join them for a pub quiz, it is sure to be a great night whether you are ‘just in it for fun’ or an avid Egghead follower.
Date: 06 June 2016
Location: Online
Description: A 60-minute webinar by Professor Yucai Zhu (Zhejiang University/Tai-Ji Control, China), introducing batchwise adapting model predictive control (MPC) technology. The aim of the technology is to considerably reduce the cost of MPC deployment and maintenance. Organised by IChemE's Process Management & Control Special Interest Group, this event is free of charge and open to all.
Date: 09 June 2016
Ends: 09 June 2016
Description: A 60-minute webinar by Mark Dyson (General Manager for Veolia’s Mobile Water Services), discussing why industrial water supply needs to be considered in-line with today’s economy.
Date: 23 June 2016
Location: Webinar
Description: This pre-recorded webinar is the third instalment of a series of recordings highlighting the significant contributions women have made to the engineering field through the sharing of personal experiences. This webinar comprises of interviews with senior female engineers within industry.
Date: 05 July 2016
Location: Scotland
Description: The Aberdeen Members Group have organised a summer barbecue for members to meet, chat and relax over some food and drinks.
Date: 12 September 2016
Location: Webinar
Description: What is cognitive computing? What is the Internet of Things (IoT)? What is cognitive IoT? Colin Williams, IBM will explore these topics during this presentation on An Introduction to Cognitive Computing and the Cognitive Internet of Things. This 60-minute webinar from IChemE's Process Management and Control Special Interest Group is free of charge and open to all.
Date: 13 September 2016
Location: Online
Description: A 60-minute online talk aimed at engineers, students and decision-makers who are curious about the potential of bioenergy, given by Professor Richard Murphy of the Centre for Environmental Strategy at the University of Surrey, UK. Organised by IChemE's Sustainability Special Interest Group; free of charge and open to all.
Date: 21 September 2016
Location: England
Description: This pre-recorded webinar video is the fourth of a series of recordings highlighting the significant contribution of women to the engineering field through the sharing of personal experiences. This video comprises three senior engineers sharing their experiences of Work and Life Balance through answering the questions that have been developed by the IChemE volunteering DIWG Team.
Date: 22 September 2016
Location: Scotland
Description: Annual Technical Seminar organised by the Aberdeen Members Group.
Date: 27 September 2016
Location: Online
Description: A 60-minute webinar by Professor Bruno Pollet (KP2M Ltd, UK) for anyone who wishes to know more about hydrogen energy - the facts, challenges, market opportunities and future prospects in the global energy landscape. Organised by IChemE's Clean Energy Special Interest Group, this event is free of charge and open to all.
Date: 04 October 2016
Location: England
Description: This presentation provides an overview of the different types of intellectual property and the patenting process in particular. We will explore the use of patents as a valuable source of business information and how that information can be used to develop, maintain and review a company’s IP strategy. We will also discuss the role and importance of intellectual property in collaboration agreements.
Date: 04 October 2016
Location: Webinar
Description: Although cleaning of food process plant plays a key role in ensuring the final product from the manufacturing process consistently meets the required quality standards, it is not always given the attention it requires. The aim of the webinar is to discuss the key engineering principles of cleaning and how they can be applied in practice. This 60 minute webinar from IChemE's Food and Drink Special Interest Group is free of charge and open to all.
Date: 11 October 2016
Location: Scotland
Description: This joint event, with the IChemE Energy Centre, is aimed at developing thinking around the future of oil and gas.
Date: 18 October 2016
Location: Webinar
Description: Receive expert guidance on how to optimisation-based approached can be used to solve production and scheduling problems of industrial relevance. This 60-minute webinar from IChemE's Computer Aided Process Engineering Special Interest Group is free of charge and open to all.
Date: 10 November 2016
Ends: 10 November 2016
Description: IChemE's Aberdeen Members Group and Heat Transfer Society invite you to a joint technical evening event. Zeeco will give a presentation on flare tip designs used in offshore applications and provide some thoughts on extending flare tip life and reducing tip change out frequency.
Date: 22 November 2016
Location: Scotland
Description: IChemE's Aberdeen Members Group and IMechE are co-hosting an engineering careers fair for pupils and students from Aberdeenshire schools.
Date: 24 November 2016
Ends: 24 November 2016
Description: A fun night of bowling, food and drinks, get to know your peers within the Aberdeen Members Group.
Date: 07 December 2016
Location: Scotland
Description: ABB are opening their doors on the 7 December 2016 for 20 people to see their latest software which connects an onshore control room to the offshore control room.
Date: 14 December 2016
Location: Online
Description: Sharpen your tendering skills and receive expert guidance on how to write successful business proposals from Harold Lewis - author of the best-selling book 'Bids, Tenders & Proposals: Winning Business through Best Practice'.

This 60-minute webinar from IChemE's Consultancy Special Interest Group is free of charge and open to all.
Date: 16 December 2016
Location: Scotland
Description: Diamond Offshore Drilling UK Ltd are offering a tour of one of their rigs in Invergordon. This would be a fantastic experience for any undergraduate

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