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.


AOCS is the preeminent scientific organization serving the fields of oils, fats, lipids, proteins, surfactants and related materials.

Meeting Information

The AOCS Annual Meeting is a premier international science and business forum on fats, oils, surfactants, proteins and related materials. The extensive technical program dedicated to 10 unique interest areas sets this event apart with more than 600 oral and poster presentations. Learn more.

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AOCS Membership

Collaborate year-round with a global community of peers working to advance the science and technology of fats, oils, proteins, surfactants and related materials, plus get the best rates on meeting registration when you become a member of AOCS today. Become a member.

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Contact Us

AOCS staff are here to help you get the most out of your meeting experience. Let us know how we can help.

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Get involved in the 2020 AOCS Annual Meeting

The AOCS Annual Meeting & Expo wouldn't be what it is without the dedication and help of more than 100 volunteers. Find out how you can contribute to next year's meeting. Learn more.

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