Scottish (UK)

Events archive

Past events organised by the Scottish Members Group.

Annual General Meeting & Technical Talk

Scottish (UK)

Join the Scottish Members Group for their AGM and Technical Talk on "Liquid Air Energy Storage - A Game Changer" presented by Prof. Yulong Ding.

  • Date From 18th June 2019
  • Date To 18th June 2019
  • Location The University of Edinburgh, Sanderson Building (Classroom 2), Robert Stevenson Road, The King's Buildings, Edinburgh, EH9 3FB

Disastrous Dinners: The 2015 'Smiler' Rollercoaster Crash: Lessons for Chemical Plants

Scottish (UK)

Disastrous Dinners is a series of talks focusing on an accident or disaster and what can be learnt from it. After the presentation will be a social dinner and drinks along with lots of time to cont...

  • Date From 14th May 2019
  • Date To 14th May 2019
  • Location The Three Sisters, 139 Cowgate, Edinburgh, EH1 1JS

Joint Institute Prestige Lecture (JIPL) - The Climate Reality Project

Scottish (UK)

The IChemE Scottish Members Group warmly invites you to this year's Joint Institute Prestige Lecture, on behalf of our joint committee with IMeche, ICE and IET

  • Date From 23rd April 2019
  • Date To 23rd April 2019
  • Location University of Strathclyde Technology & Innovation Centre, 99 George Street, Glasgow, G1 1RD

Technical Visit to Ineos Polymers

Scottish (UK)

An opportunuity to visit Ineos and find out what polymers they produce at their Grangemouth site. With an overview of the plant PFD, key design features and a site tour.

  • Date From 8th April 2019
  • Date To 8th April 2019
  • Location Ineos Headquarters, Inchyra Road, Grangemouth, FK3 9XB

Disastrous Dinners: How A Nuclear Power Station Interfered with Food & Drink Supplies

Scottish (UK)

The Hunterston B Nuclear Power Station uses CO₂ as reactor coolant, and a problem in 1997 resulted in a backflow of gas from a reactor’s circuit into the main storage tanks. This raised concerns, c...

  • Date From 27th March 2019
  • Date To 27th March 2019
  • Location The Griffin, 266 Bath Street, Glasgow, G2 4JP

Get Chartered - Edinburgh

Scottish (UK)

Professional development for chemical engineers aimed at young professionals and experienced (but not yet chartered) engineers on the requirements for Chartered Chemical Engineer and CEng registrat...

  • Date From 20th March 2019
  • Date To 20th March 2019
  • Location The University of Edinburgh, School of Engineering King's Buildings, Mayfield Road, Hudson Beare Building, Classroom 4, Edinburgh, EH9 3DW

Get Chartered - Glasgow

Scottish (UK)

Professional development for chemical engineers aimed at young professionals and experienced (but not yet chartered) engineers on the requirements for Chartered Chemical Engineer and CEng registrat...

  • Date From 19th March 2019
  • Date To 19th March 2019
  • Location The University of Strathclyde, Dep. of Chemical and Process Engineering, 75 Montrose Street, James Weir Building, Level 4 Room JW408, G1 1XJ

Disastrous Dinners: King's Cross Fire

Scottish (UK)

Please join us to discuss the infamous King's Cross Fire that resulted in 31 deaths and 100 injured. Disastrous Dinners is a series of talks focusing on an accident or disaster and what can be lear...

  • Date From 13th February 2019
  • Date To 13th February 2019
  • Location The Southsider, 3-7 W Richmond Street, Edinburgh EH8 9EF

Disastrous Dinners: Boston Molasses Flood

Scottish (UK)

Please join us on the 100th anniversary of The Boston Molasses Flood for a talk and dinner discussing what we can learn from this tragic event.

  • Date From 15th January 2019
  • Date To 15th January 2019
  • Location Behind The Wall, 14 Melville St, Falkirk FK1 1HZ

AGM and Technical Talk

Scottish (UK)

The 10th Annual General Meeting of IChemE's Scottish Members Group, preceded by a talk on "Shrinking the chemical plant: what process intensification is, and how well it works" by Prof. Adam Harvey...

  • Date From 6th December 2018
  • Date To 6th December 2018
  • Location Heriot-Watt University, Riccarton campus (Edinburgh), James Nasmyth building (room 1.16 on the first floor), Currie, EH14 4AL

Pub Quiz

Scottish (UK)

The Scottish Member's Group invite you to a pub quiz hosted in Glasgow.

  • Date From 14th November 2018
  • Date To 14th November 2018
  • Location Todd's Bar, 11 Weaver St, Glasgow, G4 0RP

The Waverley Paddle Steamer Ship - A Day Trip to four Lochs and a Whirlpool

Scottish (UK)

Join your local Chemical Engineering community on a day trip aboard the last remaining steam paddle ship "The Waverley". You will enjoy a nice sail visiting four lochs and the fabled Corryvreckan w...

  • Date From 3rd June 2018
  • Date To 3rd June 2018