Hello all,

The CAST Awards Banquet will be held on Tuesday November 24 at 9:30 am (US Eastern).  Please register for the banquet here: https://forms.gle/fScWXMtd9WYnbsdt8
If you are not able to use Google forms, you may send me an email instead.  Note that you do not need to be registered for the AIChE Annual Meeting to attend the CAST banquet, and there is no fee for the banquet.  I will send the Zoom link to the registrants a few days ahead.

Congratulations to all the CAST Division Award winners:

Computing in Chemical Engineering: Mahmoud M. El-Halwagi, Texas A&M University
Computing Practice Award: John Siirola, Sandia National Laboratories
W. David Smith, Jr. Graduate Publication Award: Kamil Khan, McMaster University and Blake Rawlings, Sandia National Laboratories
CAST Outstanding Young Researcher Award: Ruth Misener, Imperial College London
David Himmelblau Award for Innovations in Computer-Based Chemical Engineering Education: Daniel E. Rivera, Arizona State University

Mahmoud El-Halwagi will give the award presentation at the banquet, with introduction by Stratos Pistikopoulos.

Take care all, and see you soon,

Martha Grover
CAST Second Vice-Chair