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September 30-October 2, 2019

GERLI 15th International Lipidomics Meeting |Biodiversity of Lipid Species: Benefit for nutrition and effects on health

(Compiègne, France)

This year’s program theme is “Biodiversity of Lipid Species: Benefit for Nutrition and Effects on Health.” You can find the scientific program here.


October 2023, 2019

Eicosanoid Research Foundation | Bioactive lipids in cancer, inflammation and related diseases

(St. Petersburg, Fla.) 

Registration is still open; you can find the scientific program here

November 6-8, 2019

Southeast Regional Lipid Conference

(Asheville, NC) 

This year’s keynote speakers are LRD member Rosalind Coleman of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and Richard Kolesnick of the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

Abstract submission is open through September 12. Graduate students and postdoctoral fellows are especially encouraged to submit abstracts.


November 8, 2019

Lipids in Health and Disease 

(New Brunswick, NJ)

This one-day symposium, organized by LRD members Robert Goodman and George Carman, will include talks on lipid metabolism, physiology and disease links. You can view the program here.  

November 10-12, 2019

Lipidomics Forum 2019

(Borstel, Germany)

This year’s Lipidomics Forum will take place at the Leibniz Lung Center in Borstel, Germany. The agenda includes scientific sessions and, intriguingly, foundation of a new International Lipidomics Society. You can view the program and register here.  

November 19-22, 2019

Asian Oceanian Symposium on Plant Lipids

(Canberra, Australia) 

Learn more here.


December 12-14, 2019

Lipid Meeting Leipzing

(Leipzig, Germany) 

The twenty-first annual Lipid Meeting Leipzig will be held in December. The deadline for abstract submission is September 1. Learn more here.

March 3-6, 2020

The Deuel Conference in Lipids: Fat in Liver and Beyond

(Coronado, California) 

This year’s Deuel conference is organized by LRD members Jay Horton and Alan Tall. Confirmed speakers include Jennifer Lippincott-Schwartz, Helen Hobbs and Morris Birnbaum.

March 1-4, 2020

Immuno-Metabolic Mechanisms of Atherosclerosis Conference

(Nassau, Bahamas) 

Five ASBMB members, including Kathryn Moore, a former editor at the Journal of Lipid Research, will present at this conference. Abstracts for oral presentations must be submitted by September 22.


March 22-27, 2020

Gordon Conference | Glycolipid and Sphingolipid Biology 

(Lucca, Italy) 

Abstract applications will be accepted until February 23, 2020.

April 4-7, 2020

ASBMB Annual Meeting

(San Diego, California) 

Fast-track abstract submission will open in September! Any abstract submitted before October 15 is guaranteed a decision within two weeks. International researchers are encouraged to participate and get an early start on the visa process.


June 4-7, 2020

National Lipid Association | Scientific Sessions

(Chicago, Illinois) 


June 14-17, 2020

International Society for the Study of Fatty Acids and Lipids

(Qingdao, China) 

Registration and abstract submissions are now open. Click here for more information.


June 14-17, 2020

International Society for the Study of Fatty Acids and Lipids

(Qingdao, China) 

Registration and abstract submissions are now open. Click here for more information.

June 24-26, 2020

European workshop on lipid mediators

(Stockholm, Sweden) 

This biennial workshop is focused on bioactive lipid mediators. Plenary lectures will be given by Bengt Samuelsson of the Karolinska Instituet and Garret Fitzgerald of the University of Pennsylvania.

July 5-9, 2020

FASEB Conference | Lipid Droplets

(Snowmass Village, Colorado) 


July 12-17, 2020

FASEB Conference | Steroid Hormones and Receptors in Health and Disease

(West Palm Beach, Florida)


July 19-23, 2020

FASEB Conference | Intestinal Lipid Metabolism in Health and Disease

(Snowmass Village, Colorado) 

July 19-24, 2020

Gordon Conference | Tracking the fate of proteins and lipids in the secretory pathway 

(New Hampshire)

August 9-14, 2020

Gordon Conference | Lipidomics and decoding life: from the technology and biology landscapes to clinical adaptation

(Newry, Maine)

August 9-14, 2020

FASEB Conference | Phospholipids: dynamic lipid signaling in health and disease


August 9-14, 2020

FASEB Conference | Nutrient Sensing and Metabolic Signaling

(Nova Scotia, Canada)