Friday, September 30

MIT Museum (building N51) – map
265 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge

6:00 pm – Opening reception



Saturday, October 1
Boston Marriott Cambridge (Kendall Square) – map
50 Broadway, Cambridge

8:00: Breakfast and Welcome Remarks

9:20: Program 1 – “Then and Now”

– Kishore Mariwala, SM ‘59
– Lea Poquerusse, SM ‘13
– Robert Hanlon, SM ’83, ScD ’85 (moderator)

9:55: Program 2 – “Perspectives from Industry”

– Christopher Guzy, formerly General Electric
– Bernhard Van Lengerich, formerly General Mills

10:25: Break

10:40: Practice School Documentary Film Screening

11:00: Program 3: “Learning Through (Hard) Experience”

– Brian Gorin ’86, SM ‘87
– Mariah Mandt ’08, SM ‘12
– Paul Wood SM ’68, ScD ‘73
– Horacio Valeiras SM ’83 (moderator)

11:45: Lunch

1:00: Program 4 – “Lessons Learned”

– Montgomery Alger ’78, SM ’78 (Professor, Penn State)
– Ken Smith ’58, SM ’59, ScD ’62 (Professor, MIT)
– Jefferson Tester PhD ’71 (Professor, Cornell)

1:40: Program 5 – “The State of the Practice School”

– Alan Hatton (Director, David H. Koch School of Chemical Engineering Practice)

1:55: Q&A Session

2:30: Program ends

3:00: Self guided campus tour; Chemical Engineering laboratory open houses

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Cocktail and Dinner
MIT Media Lab (Building E14) – map
20 Ames Street, Cambridge

  • 6:00 pm: Cocktail reception
  • 6:45 pm: Gala dinner and Awards Presentation
    Remarks:
    Bill Doerr, SM ’74, PhD ’79;
    Sam Fleming, SM ’61, ScD ’70;
    Ken Smith, ’58, SM ’59, ScD ’62


Sunday, October 2
Boston Marriott Cambridge (Kendall Square) – map
50 Broadway, Cambridge

8:00am – Closing Brunch