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 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!
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.
- Edible Applications Technology
- Health and Nutrition
- Industrial Oil Products
- Lipid Oxidation and Quality
- Protein and Co-Products
- Surfactants and Detergents
Ready to submit an abstract? The submission deadline for oral presentations was January 15, 2021. The submission deadline for poster presentations is February 15, 2021.
Message from the AOCS President
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.
Call for Papers is now open!
AOCS invites you to present your work to a diverse audience of peers alongside leading industry experts from across the globe. Review submission guidelines and submit your abstract for an oral presentation by January 15.
New for 2021 – Student e-Poster Pitch Competition
The Student e-Poster Pitch Competition gives student researchers the opportunity to highlight their achievements, demonstrate their ability in scientific presentations, and receive important feedback and mentoring from industry leaders. AOCS invites all student researchers to submit an abstract by January 15.
Available on-demand: Virtual 2020 AOCS Annual Meeting & Expo presentations
Discover the latest scientific and technological developments in fats, oils, proteins, surfactants and related materials from the comfort of your home or office.
Learn at your own pace and on your own schedule — presentations are available until June 2021.