Euro Fed Lipid is a federation of 13 scientific associations concerned with Lipids, Fats and Oils. The federation represents 2000 individuals and companies.

Its mission is the furthering of lipid science and technology and the cooperation and exchange of ideas between scientists and technologists at a European level.

The activities of Euro Fed Lipid include the organisation of international congresses at varying venues, the co-organisation of the fair "oils+fats" and the publishing of the "European Journal of Lipid Science and Technology".

March 2017 Update


Welcome to Sweden!

- Editorial by Ingrid Undeland, Bengt Herslöf and Pierre Villeneuve inviting you to Sweden
- 15th Euro Fed Lipid Congress: Congress Programme is published, registration is open
- Linnaean Garden in Uppsala
- European Young Lipid Scientists Award/ H.P. Kaufmann Prize
- Registration is open for...
- Congress Calendar

8th European Symposium on Plant Lipids


Slide 2-5 July 2017, Malmö, Sweden

The main topics and keynote lectures are now available at the congress webpage.

The submission of abstracts is open now. Please prepare your abstract and choose one the main topics:

Session 1 Extracellular lipids
Session 2 Sphingolipids and sterols
Session 3 Lipids and environmental interactions
Session 4 Lipid membrane dynamics
Session 5 Storage lipid biosynthesis and metabolism
Session 6 Lipid catabolism and recycling
Session 7 Lipid metabolic modelling and flux analysis
Session 8 Lipid biotechnology

Euro Fed Lipid at OFIC 2016

KL2016 The Euro Fed Lipid booth at the OFIC 2016 congress (19-21 October 2016, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) is visited by high ranked officials:
(From left to right)
Tan Sri Prof. Datuk Dr. Augustine S.H. Ong (President of the Malaysian Oil Scientists and Technologists Association MOSTA),
Datuk Dr. Choo Yuen May (ISF President)
Datuk Seri Mah Siew Keong (The Malaysian minister of plantation industries and commodities)

9th International Symposium on Deep-Frying

Higher Quality, Safer Products and Further Use
30-31 October 2017, Shanghai, China

Welcome to the 9th international symposium on deep-fat frying. The international symposia on deep-fat frying organized through the DGF and Euro Fed Lipid have been held most of time in Europe and North America. This is the first time it is held in China and will be organized jointly by the Euro Fed Lipid and the Chinese Cereals and Oils Association.
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