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

Exhibitors and sponsors — discover partnership opportunities to build your brand and connect with attendees at the meeting.

Access the Online Meeting Platform

The AOCS Annual Meeting & Expo will be held on three livestreams, running 12+ hours a day, on May 3-14. The 14th ISSFAL International Congress will run as a separate, independent track alongside the AOCS Annual Meeting from May 10-14.

Registered attendees can access the online meeting platform to watch live and on-demand presentations, build personalized schedules, view posters and interact with exhibitors.

Download the 2021 Attendee Guide (.pdf) to learn more about how to watch the livestreams and use meeting features.

Watch Live: AOCS Awards Presentation Series

The next AOCS Awards Presentation Series airs live on April 23 at 12-1 p.m. CDT (Chicago, USA; UTC-5). Dr. Silvana Martini, 2021 AOCS Fellow Award winner, will share processing conditions along with other factors to consider when evaluating the potential use of high-intensity ultrasound (HIU) in industrial applications.

Watch the presentation live and ask Dr. Martini questions about her presentation in the live chat.

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:

  • Analytical
  • Biotechnology
  • Edible Applications Technology
  • Health and Nutrition
  • Industrial Oil Products
  • Lipid Oxidation and Quality
  • Phospholipids
  • Processing
  • Protein and Co-Products
  • Surfactants and Detergents

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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.

Silvana Martini
Silvana Martini
2021 AOCS Fellow Award

Sonocrystallization of Fats: Considerations for Industrial ApplicationsRead moreApril 23, 12-1 p.m. CDT
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Fereidoon Shahidi
Fereidoon Shahidi
2021 AOCS Award of Merit

Stability of Edible Oils: Examining the Role of Endogenous/Exogenous Antioxidants and PhenolipidsRead moreApril 27, 9:30-10:30 a.m. CDT
(Chicago, USA; UTC-5)Add to Calendar
William J. Griffiths
William J. Griffiths
2021 Schroepfer Medal

Bile Acid Precursors: Intermediates in Cholesterol Removal or Signalling Molecules?Read moreApril 28, 10:45-11:45 a.m. CDT
(Chicago, USA; UTC-5)Add to Calendar