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- 05/09/2018

2nd IPCE Conference – 3-5 June 2018

H&PC Today
USA/Italy/Japan: the cosmetic science meets in Italy Sestri Levante
The Societies of Cosmetic Chemists – Italy (SICC), U.S.A./Canada (SCC), with the endorsement of the Japanese (SCCJ) will convene in yet another beautiful Italian waterfront, Sestri Levante, to showcase the cutting-edge research from International Scientists for the 2nd Intercontinental Personal Care Excellence Conference (IPCE), jointly with the 43rd SICC National Congress
Scientific Program
Sub-themes of the pre-conference (June 3rd) and the Conference (June 4th and 5th) will be
Educational Courses on “Microbiome, Microbiota and Probiotics”, instructed by Prof. E. Serra (University of Catalunya – ES) and “Testing Cosmetics”, instructed by T. Hollowood (Sensory Dimensions – UK) and M. Piacentini (Chimar – ITA)
Round tables in the Paradox Aperigardens on controversial issues: “Sustainability and Cosmetics”, conducted by a Scientific Journalist and “Heavy Metals in Personal Care”, Conducted by M. Vassallo (Complife Group – ITA)
The Conference main program will include the following Scientific Sessions opened by prestigious Keynote Speakers: Emotional Cosmetics – M. Minamino (Billevienus – JAP); Hi-Tech in Personal Care – A. O’Lenick (Siltech PC – US); The Future of Ingredients – F. Kanda (Consultant – JAP); Functional Cosmetics – A. Pappas (Nestlè Skin Health – SW)
More than 35 Scientific Lecturers will succeed in this three days’ event; all the lectures will be judged by the audience where the best will receive a free admission to the 2019 IFSCC Conference in Milan!
Social Program
The 2nd IPCE Conference and the 43rd SICC National Congress offers a rich social program that will include: 
  • Gala Dinner in the Hotel 2 Mari Summer Pool area, 
  • Show cooking: a cultural Buffet Dinner in Esedra Garden , 
  • Sailing Tour (before the Conference) around the most famous sites of the “Tigullio Gulf”: Portofino, Cinque Terre and Portovenere
  • Visit to the famous Acquario of Genoa; 
You will have the opportunity to visit the hospitable and attractive Liguria with many cultural attractions!. 
we are working hard to make the 2nd IPCE conference an exciting and memorable scientific event! 
We’d like to encourage each of you to join us at this outstanding international event; during the conference you will have many opportunities for networking and learning about technical and scientific innovation in Personal Care. 
We look forward to meeting you in Sestri Levante on next June.
Stefania Motta         Perry Romanowsky       Elio Mignini     
SICC President         SCC President                Conference Coordinator