Social Program

The Italian and US/Canadian Societies of Cosmetic Chemists, with the endorsement of the Japanese Society, will come together on the beautiful Lake Maggiore in Stresa, Italy, to open a wide window on the Cosmetic Science & Technology World!

From June 18-20, 2017 at the Stresa Convention Centre, International Scientists will showcase their cutting-edge research on three main personal care disciplines: Makeup, Skin Care and Sun Care.

Next to the scientific sessions and courses, the social program during the 1st Intercontinental Personal Care Excellence Conference allows delegates and their accompanying person(s) to experience the cultural pearls of Northern Italy. In addition to the conference social program, a number of interesting post-conference options gives attendees the opportunity to explore the wonderful sites of the region and participate in unique events close to the enchanting atmosphere of June on Lake Maggiore


18th June 2017

The Lake Maggiore is one of the most known lakes in Italy (pheraphs in the World), assocciated with bewitching beauty and legendary romance. Cruising on the lake, you will marvel at its beauty, and perhaps feel as if you have stepped into a land of magic and fantasy.

On June the 18th, we purpose you a cruise through the most iconic points of the Lake, landing to Isola dei Pescatori, where you will be hosted with a delicious dinner surrounded by the magnificence of the Lake’s Landscape.

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19th June 2017

We are delighted to announce that the Conference Gala Dinner will be held at Panoramic Terrace in Stresa Convention Centre on the evening of 19th June 2017. The evening will commence with a glass of sparkling wine on arrival followed by a hearthy meal in the impressive hall overlooking Lake Maggiore.

Full menu and additional details will be soon available


Accompanying Person Program

In order to make you and your accompanying persons visit to the Conference as enjoyable as possible and so you can get the most out of your visit to Stresa, the Local Organising Committee is creating an exciting and diverse Accompanying Persons Programme.

Half day Tours in Lake Maggiore 

1 Day Tour in Milan or Turin

Multiple days tours in Lake Garda, Verona and Venice

*The registration Fee for Accompanying Person includes the gala dinner of June 19th and 1 of the half-day tours on the Lake mentionned above. Additional activities could be added by paying the difference

(Please note this is a provisional programme and may be subject to change in advance of the meeting)