About us


The International Lipidomics Society (ILS) is a scientific non-profit organization representing and promoting lipidomics through worldwide cooperation.

ILS aims to foster the development of new technologies, techniques, resources, skills and training through international collaborations.


  • The point of contact for lipidomics research, development and commercialization
  • Foster global collaboration and transparent communication in lipidomics projects by gathering leading international laboratories from a wide range of disciplines
  • Organize annual international meetings, workshops and training courses
  • Foster the translation of lipidomics data to biological meaning in all aspects
  • Support large-scale inter-lab lipidomics projects
  • Foster and coordinate communication among funding agencies and industry partners with the lipidomics community and coordinate the activities of groups and organizations interested in ILS’s scientific initiatives and Interest Groups