Join us live in Chicago, USA, or online at this one-of-a-kind conference covering the latest innovations in sustainable proteins.

Access the online meeting platform

Log in, browse presentations, and create your schedule today to prepare for the Forum. Download the Attendee Guide (.pdf) for tips on navigating the site.

As the sustainable alternative proteins field continues to grow, experts, students, and early career professionals can benefit from gathering to learn and share the latest research and developments. By attending the Sustainable Protein Forum, you have the unique opportunity to network with professionals in your field, mentor emerging voices, and remain at the forefront of the industry as you digest new information and ideas.

This year, attendees can register for in-person or online access. Both options include access to the 2022 Sustainable Protein Forum technical program, ePosters, and student ePoster pitch competitions. On-demand access will be available to all attendees through November 7, 2022. Registered AOCS members receive extended access to on-demand content through December 31, 2022.


Join attendees from around the world to learn what is new and what is next for sustainable protein research. All sessions will be available to in-person and online attendees. Choose the registration option and pricing that works best for you — in person or online — to discover the latest research and connect with colleagues, new and old. Register today.

Reserve your room

Rooms are available in the historic Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel in Chicago, Illinois, USA. Enjoy a convenient location in downtown Chicago with exciting nearby landmarks, such as Magnificent Mile, Millennium Park and the Cloud Gate, and the Museum of Contemporary Art.

Travel information


Chicago is home to two international airports, which makes traveling to the city that much easier. Learn more about flying to Chicago.

Chicago transportation

Known for its comprehensive transportation options, Chicago has you covered during your trip. From the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA), the nation’s second-largest public transportation system, to taxis and ridesharing, you will always have a convenient option to navigate the city. Read more about Chicago transportation to plan for your trip.

COVID-19 Safety Plan

The health and safety of our community are AOCS’ highest priorities. Learn about the health and safety measures we will be implementing at the Sustainable Protein Forum. Review health and safety guidelines to ensure a safe visit to Chicago and minimize disruptions to your meeting experience. Read the Safety Plan.