Dr. Rainer Hoff
Gateway Consulting Group
Dr. Hoff is the founder and President of Gateway Consulting Group, Inc., was Chair, Global Congress on Process Safety 2015 and elected as a Fellow of the AIChE in 2019. He holds a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from Vanderbilt University and an M.A.Sc and a B.A.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Waterloo. He is a registered professional engineer and a member of AIChE, ARRL, ASME and Sigma Xi. Dr. Hoff is an authority on the design and implementation of electronic document management and process safety management solutions for the pipeline, chemical and energy sectors. His deep understanding of information technology and his ability to lead project teams has been effectively demonstrated in hundreds of projects conducted by Gateway. Dr. Hoff authored research papers and spoken at hundreds of events on the topic of process safety management applications.