72nd Annual Scientific Meeting & Technology Showcase

The Following Technical Sessions ran concurrently on the 2nd Floor 

The Green Color = Advanced Track Sessions - Empire Ballroom
The Orange Color = NextGen Track Sessions - Central Park West Ballroom

All coffee breaks will take place in the Technology Showcase - 2nd Floor Metropolitan West Ballroom

Please note: any changes made to the program will be reflected here

Monday, December 10, 2018
Optional CEP (Morning)Analysis & Cosmetic Use of Natural Oils | 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM (HALF Day) [More Info]

CEP SEMINAR SPEAKER: Bingcan Chen Ph.D., Assistant Professor, North Dakota State University
CEP SEMINAR SPEAKER: Jill Moser Ph.D., Lead Scientist, Functional Oil Research, United States Department of Agriculture (ARS, NCAUR)
CEP SEMINAR SPEAKER: Dawn Thiel, Business Director , Beraca International, North America
CEP SEMINAR SPEAKER: William Younggreen, Manager; Edible Oil Systems business , Alfa Laval
Introduction to Surfactants | 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM (HALF Day) [More Info]

Samiul Amin Ph.D., Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering, Manhattan College
Optional CEP (Afternoon)GMO: A Primer for the Personal Care Industry | 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM (HALF Day) [More Info]

CEP SEMINAR SPEAKER: Giorgio Dell’Acqua Ph.D., Scientist and Consultant, Dellacqua Consulting
CEP SEMINAR SPEAKER: Michael Stebbins, Director of External Engagement, Council for Biotechnology Information (CBI)
CEP SEMINAR SPEAKER: Craig Weiss, President, Consumer Product Testing Co., Inc.
CEP SEMINAR MODERATOR/SPEAKER: Roseann B. Termini B.S., Ed. M., J.D., Food & Drug Law Attorney and Professor, Widener University
CEP SEMINAR SPEAKER: Mindy Goldstein Ph.D., Owner, Mindy S. Goldstein, Ph.D. Consulting

Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Continental Breakfast ServedTechnology Showcase visiting hour | 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM [More Info]
Metropolitan West (2nd Floor)
Welcome AddressWelcome and Introduction | 8:30 AM - 8:35 AM [More Info]
Metropolitan East (2nd Floor)
Keynote"Neuroscience-Inspired Multisensory Design in the Cosmetics Sector" - Frontiers of Science Award Lecture, sponsored by COSMETICS & TOILETRIES | 8:35 AM - 9:20 AM [More Info]
Metropolitan East (2nd Floor)
Charles Spence Ph.D., Professor, Oxford University
-Coffee Break & Technology Showcase | 9:20 AM - 10:00 AM [More Info]
Metropolitan West (2nd Floor)
Empire Ballroom (2nd Floor)
Central Park West (2nd Floor)
-Approaches to Formulating: The Emergence of Probiotic Skincare | 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM [More Info]

Jennifer Cookson, Director of Product Development, Mother Dirt
Developing Winning Products with Validated Claims | 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM [More Info]

Michael Anthonavage, Director of Advanced Clinical Services, Clinical Research Laboratories, LLC
-Novel Phytochemicals for Skin | 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM [More Info]

Ilya Raskin Ph.D., Professor, Rutgers University
Skin imaging - Innovative solutions for claims substantiation | 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM [More Info]

Matthieu Jomier, Chief Operating Officer, Newtone Inc.
-The human axillary microbiome model – a representative platform for the development of deodorant ingredients | 11:00 AM - 11:20 AM [More Info]

Christin Koch Ph.D., Manager Microbiology, Symrise AG
The Science of Hair Type | 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM [More Info]

Trefor Evans Ph.D., Director of Research and Institute Fellow, TRI-Princeton
-The New Frontiers of Innovation in the Cosmetic Industry | 11:20 AM - 11:40 AM [More Info]

Nadine Pernodet Ph.D., Vice President, Skin Biology & BioActives, Estee Lauder Companies
Key considerations and criteria to develop claims for cosmetics in compliance with the US and EU Regulations | 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM [More Info]

Pascal Yvon PharmD, MBA, Founder & President - Consultant, BioSciences Expansion, LLC
-Impact of device and digital combos on health and wellness | 11:40 AM - 12:00 PM [More Info]

David Heath Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer, Cutitronics Ltd.
Evaluation of the Surface Properties of Hair with Acoustic Analysis | 11:50 AM - 12:10 PM [More Info]

Roger McMullen Ph.D., Principal Scientist, Ashland Specialty Ingredients
-2018 Awards Luncheon | 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
Metropolitan East (2nd Floor)
-Break for Technology Showcase & Dessert | 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM [More Info]
Metropolitan West (2nd Floor)
Empire Ballroom (2nd Floor)
Central Park West (2nd Floor)
-Lifestyle and Environment Affect Epigenetic Ageing | 2:00 PM - 2:40 PM [More Info]

Dr. Jason Harcup, Global Vice President of Beauty & Personal Care Research; and Prestige Division R&D, Unilever
Reinventing pre-shampoo treatment for protecting hair from urban living stresses | 2:00 PM - 2:20 PM [More Info]

Xin Qu Ph.D., Global R&D Lab Manager, Shanghai Technical Center, Ashland Specialty Ingredients
-Blue Light Science 101: Harmful or helpful for the skin? | 2:20 PM - 2:40 PM [More Info]

Helen Yang, Research Investigator, Amway
-Evidence-Based Cosmeceutical Actives for Anti-Aging | 2:40 PM - 3:10 PM [More Info]

Qian Zheng MD, Ph.D., Assistant Vice President - Advanced Research Americas, L'Oréal Research & Innovation
Mechanistic understanding of air pollution on human skin health | 2:40 PM - 3:00 PM [More Info]

Liyuan Ji, Doctoral Candidate, James L. Winkle College of Pharmacy in University of Cincinnati
-Mapping the 3-Dimensional Hydration Content and Changes in the Stratum Corneum by Topical Application of a Skin Hydration Serum Containing 3D3P-IPN | 3:10 PM - 3:40 PM [More Info]

Robert J. Bianchini Ph.D., Vice-President of Research, Innovation & Engineering, Rodan + Fields, LLC
Antipollution strategies based on barrier film technologies | 3:00 PM - 3:20 PM [More Info]

Marc Eeman Ph.D., Skin Care Application Designer, Dow Silicones Belgium SPRL
-Anti-pollution claim substantiation: testing strategy overview | 3:20 PM - 3:40 PM [More Info]

Frederic Nunzi Ph.D., Doctor in Cell Biology and Microbiology / Head of IDEA Lab, IDEA TESTS Group
-Short Break | 3:40 PM - 3:50 PM
Metropolitan West (2nd Floor)
Central Park West (2nd Floor)
-Delivering Skincare Benefits from Light | 3:50 PM - 4:20 PM [More Info]

Ali Fassih Ph.D., Research Manager, Johnson and Johnson Consumer R&D
Strategies for Drafting and Prosecuting Winning Patents | 3:50 PM - 4:20 PM [More Info]

Li Feng Ph.D., Partner, Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
-Revive the resilience of atopic skin | 4:20 PM - 4:40 PM [More Info]

Carine Mainzer Ph.D., Scientific Support Manager, SILAB
Inventorship Issues In The Cosmetics Industry | 4:20 PM - 4:50 PM [More Info]

Mike Tyerech, Director of Patents, L'Oreal
-Pre Formulation Design Considerations-Selecting the Optimal Active Ingredients | 4:50 PM - 5:10 PM [More Info]

Howard Epstein, Director, Technical Services, EMD Performance Materials Corporation
Cocktail ReceptionSuppliers' Cocktail Reception | 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM [More Info]
Metropolitan West (2nd Floor)

Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Awards BreakfastThe Human Touch: The People Factor of Leadership and Team & 2018 Awards Breakfast, sponsored by ASHLAND | 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM [More Info]
Metropolitan East (2nd Floor)
Brian Riggs, Lead Strategist , Dialogue Shop
Keynote"3D Printing Electronics on the Skin" - Henry Maso Award Lecture, sponsored by SILTECH | 9:30 AM - 10:15 AM [More Info]
Metropolitan East (2nd Floor)
Michael McAlpine Ph.D., Associate Professor, University of Minnesota
-Short Break | 10:15 AM - 10:30 AM
Metropolitan West (2nd Floor)
Empire Ballroom (2nd Floor)
Central Park West (2nd Floor)
-Organic and Natural Ingredients: The Standards, Guidelines and Confusion Behind the Claims | 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM [More Info]

Alejandra Camacho Ph.D., Business Development Manager — Crodarom, Croda Inc
Fermintation and Cosmetics | 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM [More Info]

Steven Schnittger, Vice President – Global Microbiology and Fermentation- R&D, The Estée Lauder Companies
-The Cosmetic Ingredient Review: Actionable Conclusions and Recent Assessments | 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM [More Info]

Bart Heldreth Ph.D., Executive Director, Cosmetic Ingredient Review
Recent Advances in Polyester Chemistry for Cosmetic and Personal Care Applications | 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM [More Info]

Michael J. Fevola Ph.D., Vice President, Head of Research & Development , INOLEX
-Responsibility Makes Scents: Fragrance Safety and Oversight in the United States | 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM [More Info]

Taiwo Koyejo Ph.D., MBA, Chief Regulatory Scientist, Fragrance Creators Association
Sustainability Leadership in Personal Care | 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM [More Info]

Chris Sayner, VP Customer Alliances, Corporate Sustainability , Croda International Plc
-Skin Microbiome and formulation of cosmetics with Pro-,Pre-,and Post-biotics ingredients. Definitions and key considerations. Opportunities and challenges for cosmetic formulators and companies | 11:50 AM - 12:10 PM [More Info]

Pascal Yvon PharmD, MBA, Founder & President - Consultant, BioSciences Expansion, LLC
Lunch on the GoNetworking Lunch | 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM [More Info]
Metropolitan East (2nd Floor)
Empire Ballroom (2nd Floor)
Central Park West (2nd Floor)
-Laser Assisted Bioprinted skin equivalent for cosmetic efficacies evaluation | 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM [More Info]

Manasi Chavan Ph.D., Marketing Manager - Face Care, BASF Personal Care
The potential role of phytocannabinoids in healing cosmetic products | 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM [More Info]

Jeremy Riggle Ph.D., Chief Operating Scientist, Mary's Medicinals
-2019 Global Packaging Trends | 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM [More Info]

Sarah Jindal, Senior Innovation and Insights Analyst – Beauty & Personal Care, Mintel
Shades of green: Designing for function and sustainability of natural cosmetic actives | 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM [More Info]

Cindy Angerhofer Ph.D., Executive Director of Botanical Research, Aveda
-From Macro Trends to Product Development: Upcoming Claim and Texture Trends for 2020 and Beyond | 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM [More Info]

Michael Nolte, Creative Director, BEAUTYSTREAMS
Development of Sustainable Natural Materials for Cosmeceuticals | 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM [More Info]

Shuting Hu Ph.D., CEO & Co-Founder, Acaderma Inc.
-Break for Technology Showcase | 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM [More Info]
Metropolitan West (2nd Floor)
-Innovation in Action – Lessons Learned in the Evolution of Digital Products | 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM [More Info]

Paul Jones, VP of Corporate Brand and Digital Marketing, Mary Kay Inc.
Formulation Design of Biosurfactant Based Shampoos and Cleansers: Optimizing Rheological and Interfacial Properties | 3:30 PM - 3:50 PM [More Info]

Samiul Amin Ph.D., Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering, Manhattan College
-Computational Skin Appearance and Skin Microbiome | 4:00 PM - 4:20 PM [More Info]

Kristin J Dana Ph.D., Professor, Rutgers University
Formulation of Natural Products that help maintain microbiome diversity | 3:50 PM - 4:10 PM [More Info]

Nelson Ayala Ph.D., MBA, Consultant, Unicus Pharmaceuticals