The 53rd International Symposium on Essential Oils (ISEO 2023) will take place from 13th to 16 th September, 2023 in Milazzo (Messina), Italy.

The topics of the Symposium will include all aspects of essential oils and related natural products ranging from analysis & characterisation, biogenesis, chemistry, biological activity, residues & contaminants, regulatory aspects and consumer utilisation including recently emerging applications such as aromatherapy.

Essential oil scientists, producers, users and all other interested persons are cordially invited to register and participate in this 53rd International Symposium on Essential Oils (ISEO 2023).

The format and the atmosphere of ISEO2023 will be similar to that of the previous successful meetings. The conference will include scientific sessions and exhibition of instrumentation, natural products and essential oils, informative and advertising materials as well as opportunities for B2B exchanges. The opening ceremony of the symposium will be dedicated to the presentation of the ISEO Medal of Honour which was awarded during the 50th anniversary of ISEO meeting in 2018 and at every subsequent symposium in recognition of lifetime achievements in the field of essential oil and natural complex substances research.

In support of ISEO and to encourage the work of young researchers in the field of essential oils, IFEAT typically sponsors up to 20 Young Scientist Fellowships which includes reimbursement of the ISEO conference registration fee. In addition, the IFEAT CHief Scientific Officer is a member of the ISEO Permanent Scientific Committee.

Further details and registration are available at the following link:

The deadline for early registration is 15th June 2023.

Please contact [email protected] with any questions.