2021 AOCS Annual Meeting & Expo

The AOCS Annual Meeting & Expo is more than just a conference — it is a prime opportunity to advance your career and grow your network, all in one place. Professionals from all over the world come together online and in-person to share insights and perspectives while building new connections.

Attend. Learn. Engage.

The AOCS Annual Meeting & Expo is more than just a conference — it is a prime opportunity to advance your career and grow your network, all in one place. Professionals from all over the world come together to share insights and perspectives while building new connections.

The AOCS Governing Board has decided a fully online conference is the best way to move forward safely in 2021. Hear more from Doug Bibus, AOCS President, about the decision.

The Annual Meeting will be held completely online in 2021. We are anticipating 100+ live broadcast sessions and 650+ oral and poster presentations showcasing the latest research, as well as a virtual Expo complete with live exhibitor presentations and more!

Learn more about why you should attend the 2021 AOCS Annual Meeting & Expo.

Explore Technical Sessions

Immerse yourself in the latest research through our extensive program of technical sessions and walk away with an expanded knowledge of the latest research and best practices.

Technical sessions at the meeting are organized according to ten interest areas. Choose an interest area below to read a description of each session.

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Upcoming AOCS Awards Series Presenters

The AOCS Awards Presentation Series provides a platform for selected award winners to share their research with the scientific community. Presenters will give their talks on an open-access livestream. Mark your calendar for these upcoming presentations and explore the full listing of award presentations leading up to the Annual Meeting.

Charlotte M. Jacobsen
Charlotte M. Jacobsen
2021 Stephen S. Chang Award

Stabilization of Omega-3 PUFA Rich Raw Materials and Foods Against Lipid Oxidation

March 4, 8:15-9:15 a.m. CST
(Chicago USA; UTC-6)Add to Calendar
Eric A. Decker
Eric A. Decker
2021 Supelco AOCS Research Award

Why Does Lipid Oxidation in Foods Continue to be Such a Challenge?

March 10, 9:30-10:30 a.m. CST
(Chicago USA; UTC-6)Add to Calendar
Anne-Laure Fameau
Anne-Laure Fameau
2021 Young Scientist Research Award

How to Use Self- and Direct Assembly to Design Smart Materials based on Fatty Acids?

March 17, 10:45-11:45 a.m. CDT
(Chicago USA; UTC-5)Add to Calendar