International Conference on the Bioscience of Lipids

23 - 27 June 2014, Aberdeen, Scotland 

Dedicated to the memory of Professor Alan Garton 

We are delighted to welcome the 55th ICBL Conference to Aberdeen in 2014.  The event, hosted by Robert Gordon University, will include a range of sessions including plenary lectures, invited symposium speakers, selected oral communications, hot topics sessions and themed poster sessions. 

Preliminary Topics Include:

  • Lipid Modulators of Inflammation and Immunity
  • Modified Fatty Acids and Lipids
  • Endocannabinoids: Synthesis and Function
  • Phytolipids - A Vision for the Future?
  • Lipidomics - What's Next?
  • Lipids in Whole Body Systems
  • Membrane Lipid Trafficking


The conference will be hosted at the Robert Gordon University's Garthdee Campus - a beautiful riverside setting benefitting from excellent bus transport links with city centre and hotel accommodation, on-campus sports centre and extensive grounds.



2nd ESPEN Workshop, Lipids in the ICU

On behalf of the chairpersons of the ESPEN 2014 Workshop, we would like to announce the 2nd ESPEN Workshop, Lipids in the ICU, which will take place in Tel-Aviv, Israel on November 23-24, 2014.

For further information on the ESPEN Workshop visit their website

11th Congress of the International Society for the Study of Fatty Acids and Lipids

You might also be interested in the next ISSFAL Meeting will take place from the 28th of June to the 2nd of July 2014 in Stockholm, the capital of Sweden. 

The meeting will provide a unique occasion for the exchange of scientific results in the lipid area. It will facilitate interactions between old and new members and invited guests. The meeting will have three major topics: Biochemistry and Metabolism of fatty acids, Lipids in Health and Disease and Lipids in Nutrition.

Delegates attending both conferences can receive a discounted registration rate.  Please see the registration pages for more details.