The AOAC INTERNATIONAL Annual Meeting & Exposition provides unparalleled professional development, networking, and collaboration in methods-based science.

A Can’t Miss Opportunity…

The 134th AOAC INTERNATIONAL Annual Meeting and Exposition will be held at the Swan & Dolphin Hotel, Orlando, Florida, September 11-17, 2020.

  • Businesses: meet scientific and regulatory experts… and gain the opportunity to participate in trends and standards.
  • Scientists: build professional expertise and network with your community to share information and best practices.
  • Regulators:  leverage unprecedented opportunity for stakeholder collaboration on complex testing and analysis challenges… helping improve compliance and public safety.

Keep Pace with Innovation

  • Take advantage of emerging methods, best practices, and trending topics like food fraud and cannabis purity and potency. 
  • Discover new technologies, from DNA authentication to genomic microbial identification. 
  • Get professional insights from industry insiders through the AOAC Spotlight.

Enhance Your Career With Training

AOAC Method Validation Course

Each Annual Meeting includes one or more training courses, such as the AOAC Method Validation Course in which you’ll review technical validation requirements and processes of the Performance Tested Methods℠ and Official Methods of Analysis programs. The course will include breakout sessions covering the technical requirements for microbiology methods and for chemistry methods.

Experience the AOAC Analytical Solutions Forum

This multi-faceted “idea incubator” focuses on regulatory changes and emerging food safety issues. A plenary and two breakout sessions feature thought-provoking ideas to identify and meet analytical needs—before public health emergencies arise.