- Edible Application Technology
- Health and Nutrition
- Industrial Oil Products
- Lipid Oxidation and Quality
- Protein and Co-Products
- Surfactants and Detergents
Present your research to peers at the AOCS Annual Meeting.
November 1–Deadline for priority consideration
The meeting program will feature invited presentations by leading industry experts, as well as volunteer oral and poster presentations. Share your research with an engaged audience of peers from across the world and receive feedback that shapes your work.
|Important dates and deadlines|
|September 1, 2019||Abstract submission site opens|
|November 1, 2019||Submission deadline for priority consideration
Volunteer submissions received after November 1 will be reviewed and included as time and space permits.
|November 5, 2019||Review and selection process begins|
|December 16, 2019||Invited speaker submission deadline|
|December 17, 2019||Presenter notifications begin|
|January 15, 2020||Abstract submission site closes|
|February 3, 2020||Confirmation to accepted authors sent|
|March 1, 2020||All presenters must be registered to be included in the Printed Program|
|March 1, 2020||Oral and poster presenters must be registered for the Annual Meeting to avoid cancellation|
|April 15, 2020||Abstracts will be available to meeting participants (online and mobile app)*|
Awards and travel grant funding available
AOCS offers more than 40 Society, Scientific, Division and Student Award opportunities for presenters at the AOCS Annual Meeting, with some offering travel reimbursement and honorariums.
Don't delay –
- October 1 is the submission deadline for Student Awards.
- February 1 is the submission deadline for Travel Grants: IOP Division Junior Researcher, LOQ Division Junior Researcher and Student, PCP Division Student, and European Section Student.
- Deadline closed on August 1 for Society, Scientific and Division (professional) Awards — start planning your nomination now for the 2021 Awards Program.
Hot Topic Symposia
The AOCS Program Committee is accepting proposals for sessions to be presented as part of the Hot Topic Symposia. Learn more...
Registration and travel expenses
All accepted presenters are required to register for the AOCS meeting, pay the registration fee and attend the meeting to present. Each presenter is also responsible for his/her travel and accommodation expenses, unless written confirmation of funding assistance is provided by the inviting Session Chair. All presenters must register by March 1, 2020.