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Schedule of Events

All events held at the Palais des congrès de Montréal unless otherwise noted.

As of September 1. Subject to change.

Saturday, April 25
7 a.m.–5 p.m. Pre-Meeting Course Registration+*
8 a.m.–4 p.m. Olive Oil Workshop and Tasting Luncheon+*
8 a.m.–5p.m. Fundamentals of Edible Oil Processing Short Course+*
Sunday, April 26
7 a.m.–4 p.m. Pre-Meeting Course Registration+*
8 a.m.–4 p.m. New Techniques in Edible Oil Processing and Refinery Optimization Short Course*
9 a.m.–7 p.m. Registration
9 a.m.–Noon Experience Montreal Excursion*
3–3:45 p.m. Career Catalyst: Speed Networking
4–5:30 p.m. Opening Celebration and Featured Plenary Lecture
5:30–7 p.m. President’s Reception — Bienvenue à Montréal!
5:30-7 p.m. Expo Open
7–8 p.m. Young Professionals Common Interest Group Reception
7-8 p.m. We Reviewers Reception
Monday, April 27
7 a.m.–6:30 p.m. Registration
7 a.m.–6:30 p.m. Expo and Poster Viewing
7:15–7:45 a.m. AOCS Governing Board Town Hall
7:55 a.m.–12:35 p.m.      Technical Sessions
10–10:30 a.m. Networking Break
12:40–1:55 p.m. Division and Section Luncheons*
1:55–5:25 p.m. Technical Sessions
3:20–3:50 p.m. Networking Break
5:30–6:30 p.m. Happy Hour Reception
5:30–6:30 p.m. Dedicated Poster Viewing with Authors Present
7–8:30 p.m. Division Dinners*
Tuesday, April 28
6–7 a.m. 5K Fun Run/Walk at the Old Port of Montreal
7 a.m.–6:30 p.m. Registration
7 a.m.–6:30 p.m. Expo and Poster Viewing
7:55–10 a.m. Featured Sessions, including Hot Topic Symposium
10-10:30 a.m. Networking Break
10:30 a.m.–12:35 p.m. Featured Sessions
12:40–1:55 p.m. Division and Section Luncheons*
1:55-5:35 p.m. Technical Sessions
3:20–3:50 p.m. Networking Break
5:30–6:30 p.m. Happy Hour Reception
5:30–6:30 p.m. Dedicated Poster Viewing with Authors Present
7–8:30 p.m. Division Dinners*
Wednesday, April 29
7 a.m.–1 p.m. Registration
7–10:30 a.m. Expo and Poster Viewing
7:55 a.m.–12:35 p.m. Technical Sessions
10–10:30 a.m. Networking Break
12:40–2 p.m. AOCS Member and Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon
3–6 p.m. Old Montreal Walking Tour*

+ Takes place at the DoubleTree by Hilton Montreal located at 1255 Jeanne Mance Street.
*Optional event. Ticket purchase is required.