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The ultimate collaboration of industry, academia, and government; embracing the full spectrum of oil science, from field to product.
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About Annual Meeting
The AOCS Annual Meeting is a premier international science and business forum on fats, oils, surfactants, lipids, and related materials.
The extensive technical program will feature more than 600 invited and volunteer oral presentations, and poster presentations.
The AOCS Annual Meeting is a place where the focus is to provide the most current and cutting edge research in the area of oils.
By far the most significant benefit I get from attending the AOCS Annual Meeting
is networking, allowing me to stay current in terms of what is going on in my field. In addition, ideally I get at least one good idea to bring back to my lab.
The AOCS Annual Meeting is becoming one of the most important social platforms for me to keep connected to peers, friends and colleagues.
The AOCS Annual Meeting is world-renowned for its extensive technical program, featuring some of the most innovative minds in the industry.
The AOCS Annual Meeting is once again the place to be for those in the international fats and oils community.
The AOCS Annual Meeting provides us avenues for exploring ground breaking research, the exchange of innovative ideas, and fertile ground for professional networking.
An average of 1,550 attendees in the last seven years:
- 42% Officers, Managers, or Leaders
- 26% Scientists, Chemists, Engineers, or Researchers
- 13% Professors or Faculty
- 9% Students
- 7% Sales and Marketing
- 3% Other
Attendees from 45 different countries in 2016:
- 74% North America
- 11% Europe
- 11% Asia and Oceania
- 3% South America
- 1% Middle East and Africa
1,400 attendees in 2016:
- 68% Industry
- 25% Academia
- 4% Government
- 3% Other
The 2017 AOCS Annual Meeting is expected to include:
- 1,600 participants
- 500 oral presentations
- 150 poster presentations
- 80 industry showcase partners
- 80 sessions