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".

June 2017 Update


- 15th Euro Fed Lipid Congress, Uppsala:
Early Bird Deadline is 14 July, New activities this year include poster pitches, a morning jog and a student pub night

- Midsommar in Sweden: In Sweden the Midsummer is such an important festivity that there have been serious discussions to make the Midsummer's Eve into the National Day of Sweden.

- Symposium on 3-MCPD Esters and Glycidyl Esters
Early Bird Deadline is 2 June, poster abstracts are welcome!

- 9th International Symposium on Deep-Frying
Early Bird Deadline is 31 July!

- 8th European Symposium on Plant Lipids
Early Bird Deadline is 2 June!

- Congress Calendar next 12 months

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

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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