The Annual Session of the Institute, popularly known as the Indian Chemical Engineering Congress (CHEMCON), is the most important event in the calendar of the IIChE.
Held every December at one of its centres, the four-day CHEMCON features a host of events, which include memorial lectures, plenary lectures, seminars, symposia, panel discussion, exhibitions, etc.
To the Indian chemical engineering fraternity in the country and abroad, CHEMCON offers the most attractive platform, ensuring four days of intensive interface with the best of brains – national and international – in chemical engineering and allied fields.
CHEMCONs are often held in collaboration with premier chemical engineering bodies of the USA, UK, Australia, Canada, etc, who send large delegations, hold joint symposia/seminars and take part in meaningful dialogue.
Chemcon 2014 organised by Chandigarh Regional Centre , 27-30 Dec.2014 at Dr SSB University Institute of Chemical Engineering & Technology, was held during 27-30 December 2014 at Panjab University, Chandigarh. The theme of the CHEMCON was ‘Chemical Engineering - Emerging Dimensions and Challenges Ahead’.
Chemcon-2015 will be organised by Guwahati Regional Centre 27-30 Dec 2015 in collaboration with Deptartment of Chemical Engineering, IIT, Guwahati, Assam, on the theme ‘Chemical Engineering: From Laboratory ………. to Industry’.
CHEMCON-2016 will be held during 27-30 December 2016 at Chennai
CHEMCONS apart, the Institute HQ, the Regional Centres and the Student Chapters organize seminars, workshops, refresher courses round the year to update the students and the professionals with the latest developments in the profession.
Mumbai Regional Centre had arranged a panel discussion on "Make in India" held on 25th November 2015 at Hotel Orchid, organized by IIChE-MRC.
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