Scientific Program

42° SICC National Congress & 1st IPCE Conference - Stresa Convention Centre

Draft Program at March 23th, 2017


June 18 – Educational Courses

10.00Seminar 1:  Molecular Biology and Gene Expression for the Cosmetic Chemist - Howard Epstein Ph.D.
13.00Working Lunch: Free
14.00Seminar 2: Skin Lipids: Essential Role of Lipids and Microbiome on Skin Health - Apostolos Pappas – Ph.D. - J&J
17.30Round Table: Legislation Gaps | European, American and Japanese  Legal experts - TBD


June 19 Morning - Session 1 – Make-up & Skin/Sensory evaluation

10.00Keynote Speech: Decorative Cosmetics Made-in-Italy  - Luigi Rigano – Rigano Laboratories
10.30Any Shade for Cosmetic Markers: A Systematic Approach to Formulate ColorsClaudio Pirovano PhD, Intercos S.p.A
11.00The Particle Size Paradox  - Jack G. Saad - Micromeritics Instrument Corp.
11.30Coffee Break and Poster & exhibition visit
12.15Commercial Presentation 1 (Res Pharma)
12.30Use of lipidomics to better understand skin properties - Marica Orioli – Milan University
13.00Working Lunch and Poster & exhibition visit


June 19 Afternoon - Session 2 – Skin Care: Quality & Formulations

14.30Keynote Speech: Our passion is more than “skin deep”: a recollection of how skincare evolved in Japan - Miki Minamino – Bellevienus Co.
15.00Commercial Presentation 2
15.15Evaluation of cyclohexyloxyl derivatives in Mid-log Assay and Residual Growth Assay and their potential to support healthy microflora - Valerie Bicard Benhamou - Merck gmbh
15.45A natural way to cover different PEG-free solubilization needs - Patrik Winter - Evonik Nutrition & Care Gmbh
16.15Protective effects of 3-O-ethyl-ascorbic acid on UVs-induced acute and chronic damage in skin cell model and human clinical study - Ssu-Ching Wang– Corum Inc. Taiwan
16.45Minimally Disruptive Formulation for Skin Care - Antony O’Lenick – Siltech
17.15Implementing a Flexible Framework for Quality in an Evolving Global Regulatory Environment: A Supplier’s Perspective - Bart Maxon – Dow Corning
17.45Closing Remarks Day 1
21.00Gala Dinner


June 20 - Morning - Session 3 – Sun Care: From History to innovation

09.30Keynote Speech: Sun Care: How we took care of the “Sun”: a brief history of defeat and glory - Fujihiro KANDA – Shiseido
10.00Analysis of  NanoTiO2 in Suncare (or Make-up) products - Enrico Sabbioni – Perkin Elmer Italy
10.30Development of Novel sunscreen Application Film: Achieving High UV Protection and Low UV Filter Penetration with Unique Fine Capsules - Takashi Arakawa - Kao Corporation
11.00Coffee Break and Poster & exhibition visit
11.45Pattern Formation by Viscous Fingering during Sunscreen Application and its Influence on the UV Protection Efficacies and Their Evaluations - Kouichi Asakura - Keio University - Japan
12.15Nature know how & plant cell technology to combat IR and UV induced photoageing - Ricard Armengol - Provital S.A.
12.45Working Lunch and Poster & Exhibition visit
14.00Commercial Presentation 3
14.15Effects of temperature Change of Applied Layers of Emulsion Type Sunscreens on Their Structure and UV Protection Abilities - Sakiho Kawase - Lion Corporation
14.45Ethylcellulose stabilized emulsions as new strategy in sun protection - Vincent Hubiche - GATTEFOSSÉ France


June 20 - Afternoon - Session 4 – The Personal Care future-land

15.30Keynote Speech: The future of Cosmetics in the States - Peter Tsolis – Estee Lauder
15.45Non-nano sized UV light-scattering titanium dioxide (TiO 2 ), comparable to nano-sized TiO 2 ,for sun-care products - Toru Imamura - Iwase Cosfa
16.30Commercial Presentation 4
16.30Epigenetics and Psicosensory: Neurocharacterization of lip products sensory profile: use of electroencephalography (EEG) and galvanic skin response (GSR) for evaluating rub-out - Luca Pasero – Laboratorio dei Sensi
17.00Interaction of melanocyte stem cells with epidermal stem cells in the formation of solar lentigines - Takaaki Yamada - Nippon Menard Cosmetic Co
17.30Closing Remarks and farewell Ceremony