Chemical Engineering Seminar Schedule, Fall Semester 2020

All seminars will be held on Thursdays from 5:00-5:50 PM. Due to COVID, all seminars will take place in a virtual format.

Date Title Speaker
August 27 Introduction/Elections Professor Murhammer
September 3 Chemical Engineering in Semiconductors: What I Did Not Learn in School That is useful in My Daily Engineering Job Dave Monk: NXP Semiconductors
September 10 Things That Don't Go Boom: Chemical Process Safety in Action Amy Theis: Business Development Director, DEKRA
September 17 NA Vince Ackerman: Senior Product Manager Deloitte Global Tax and Legal
September 24 Leadership Tom Marriott: Air Products, Retired
October 1 Petroleum Refining in the Energy Industry Sharon Tinker: ExxonMobil, Retired
October 8 Comparison of Full Time and Consulting Experiences/Opportunities in the Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Industry Terry McDonald: Kymanox
October 15 NA Bill Liechty: Seniro R&D Leader, Dow
October 22 Business Ethics Shelley Hackett: Deere & Company
October 29 Process Engineering in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Austin Hangartner and Emily Pattee: Cambrex Charles City, Inc.
November 5 Path from Chemical Engineering to Law School Madison Murhammer: Third Year UI Law School
November 12 NA Andrea Diaz: Honeywell
November 19 From ChemE to MD Jeff Anderegg, MD: Marshfield Clinic (Rice Lake, WI)
November 26 Thanksgiving  
December 3 NA Amber Johnson: International Paper
December 10 Elections for Spring 2021 Officers