Dear CAST Young Professionals,

We would like to bring to your attention a few YP events that will take place during the virtual annual AIChE meeting.

CAST-YP event (RSVP required):

Our CAST-YP Social will be held virtually on Tuesday November 17th 1:00 - 2:30 pm Pacific time.  If you plan to participate, please RSVP using this google form<> so that you can receive login information for the virtual meeting. During this event the CAST YP committee has planned fun games and break-out discussions with participants from academia and industry regarding applying for jobs and the state of the current job market.

AIChE-YP events:  A list of all AICHE events co-sponsored by Young Professionals can be found in this link<>. Below we highlight a few interesting ones (all in Pacific time):

  1.  Workshop: Effective Teaching for New or Prospective Faculty: Monday, Nov 16 2:00 PM
  2.  AIChE Young Professionals / Fellows Networking Session: Tuesday, Nov 17 3:00 PM
  3.  Transitioning from Graduate School to Your Future (Panel Discussion): Tuesday, Nov 17 3:00 PM
  4.  Unconscious Bias in Engineering: Why Is It Relevant to the Profession and What Can We Do About It?: Wednesday, Nov 18 10:30 AM

For more information regarding the AIChE Young Professionals community, their activities, awards opportunities and more please visit:

For information on becoming a member of CAST, please visit:

Best wishes to all and we look forward to "seeing you" at the upcoming meeting,

CAST-YP committee:
Alex Dowling (academic YP liaison)
Onur Onel (industrial YP liaison)
Fani Boukouvala (outgoing academic YP liaison)