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Registration Now Open

Plan ahead and have your best experience in Salt Lake City. Register now to save on registration fees, travel expenses, and overnight accommodations. Save up to $200 when you register by February 26!

To guarantee your room and receive the exclusive AOCS rates, make your room reservation by April 8, 2016.
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Participate in Annual Meeting


Take advantage of this opportunity to present your work to an engaged audience of your colleagues in the oils and fats industries. Submit your abstract for review.


Showcase your company, introduce new products, generate sales leads, and strengthen existing business relationships. Reserve your space today.


Increase your company's visibility to more than 1,500 attendees: Learn more about becoming a sponsor.


Registration is open and discounts for AOCS members, students, and retired professionals are available. Register now.

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, as well as poster presentations. Moreā€¦

About AOCS


Meeting Statistics

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An average of 1,600 attendees in the last seven years:

  • 67% Industry
  • 21% Academia
  • 7% Other
  • 5% Government
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Attendees from 44 different countries in 2015:

  • 72% North America
  • 13% Europe
  • 9% Asia and Oceania
  • 3% South America
  • 2% Central America and Caribbean
  • 1% Middle East and Africa
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1,400 attendees in 2015:

  • 42% Officers, Managers, or Leaders
  • 26% Scientists, Chemists, Engineers, or Researchers
  • 13% Professors or Faculty
  • 9% Students
  • 7% Sales and Marketing
  • 3% Other
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The 2016 AOCS Annual Meeting & Expo is expected to include:

  • 1,600 participants
  • 500 oral presentations
  • 200 poster presentations
  • 80 exhibiting companies
  • 80 sessions
  • 2 new interest areas

Partners and Sponsors

Air Products
Biodiesel Magazine
Biofuels International
Buss Chem Ag Tech
Crown Iron Works
Ethanol Producers
FL Asia
Food and Function
Green Chemicals
N Hunt Moore
Oils and Fats Brasil
Seed Today
Times International