The American Fats and Oils Association is a non-profit organization. Our purpose is to foster trade and commerce within the United States and throughout the world for animal, fish, and vegetable fats, oils, and proteins.
More than 100 years of volunteer hours celebrated with these leaders at the 2018 Annual Meeting. Congratulations to Rick Hegenberger(left), Ralph Joel(center) and Nick Sander.
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October 16-17, 2019
AFOA Annual Meeting will be held in Chicago at the Drake Hotel
2019 Annual Meeting set for October 16 – 17 in Chicago
AFOA will be returning to the Drake Hotel in Chicago for its 2019 Annual Meeting.
The hotel is accepting reservations NOW! You are encourged to make your reservations early as this venue tends to SELL OUT for the AFOA meeting.
The link for reservations is: https://book.passkey.com/go/afoa2019
(click on the picture "2019" above to go straight to make reservations at the hotel for the AFOA meeting)
Guests can also call 1-800-55-DRAKE and refer to group code AFO to receive the special rate.
If you have any special request for your reservation, please feel free to contact In-house reservations at 312-787-220 or via email CHIDH_RES@hilton.com.
Vogel to Return for 2019 Outlook Seminar
Stefan Vogel with Rabobank will be returning to provide follow-up to his report at last year's annual meeting. This year, Vogel will present the Outlook Seminar.
2019 Keynote Speaker: Tim Washer
Tim Washer will be the association's keynote speaker on Wednesday, October 16 at its Annual Meeting.