Why attend

Why should you attend?

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.

Why should you attend?

The 2021 AOCS Annual Meeting & Expo is a global gathering of devoted members of the fats and oils community — from seasoned experts and inspiring thought leaders to innovative professionals and dedicated researchers. The program has something for everyone, featuring 10 interest areas and more than 600 oral and poster presentations.

Most educational experience with top-tier professionals in industry and academia regarding industrial lipid products and research related to health, nutrition and international marketing.

Dr. Thomas P. Mawhinney, Director Analytical Services (ESCL), University of Missouri

When you attend the 2021 Annual Meeting, you will walk away with:

  • Knowledge of the latest research updates and technological advancements.
  • An expanded support system made up of peers across the globe to collaborate and grow with.
  • A sense of the future of the fats and oils industry and the impact your contributions can make.
  • Energized faith in the importance of your work.

…And so much more. Register for the 2021 Annual Meeting to discover a world of likeminded professionals who share your passion for advancing the science and technology of fats, oils, surfactants, proteins and related materials in unique and pioneering ways.