Young Scientist Conference

The Young Scientist Conference will take place on 28-29 March 2023 at Emperors Palace,under the theme: Current State of Food Systems in Africa.

The first 20 Young Scientists that register will receive free attendance for the full congress from 28-31 March.
This generous sponsorship has been made available through H.Lüdi + Co. AG.


Registering as a student?
AOAC’s complimentary Student Membership program is designed to give students the opportunity to engage with AOAC INTERNATIONAL and leaders in the field to develop careers dedicated to analytical excellence. Student Memberships are held in the name of the individual, not the university they attend, and are non-transferable.

All students will receive one-year’s complimentary AOAC Membership.


A Young Scientist* is a person starting a scientific career, up to 7 years since the completion of their doctorate.
Student* members are those that are currently registered for postgraduate studies (Hons, MSc, PhD) or who have completed a postgraduate degree within the last year. *Proof will be required.