Dedicated to the Advancement of Cosmetic Science

New England Chapter - Society of Cosmetic Chemists

Annual Scientific Seminar

October 23, 2014

Massachusetts College of Pharmacy – Worcester Campus

19 Foster Street, Worcester, MA 01608

Fuller Conference Room


Technologies and Business Strategies- Moving Beyond the Barriers

9:00 AM                          Opening  Welcome: Gajan Haas, NESCC Chapter Chair

                                         Moderator:  Karl Popp, Event Chairman

9:10-10:15 AM                Title: Stability Testing of Cosmetics The world of unclear regulations and many, many opinions

                                          Karl Popp, R.Ph.

                                          President, K. Popp Consulting LLC

10:15 – 10:45 AM            Coffee Break and Exhibitor Visits

10:45 – 11:45 AM            Title: European Cosmetic Regulations- An Update

                                          Marie Roussel

                                          Director, North America Operations, Ecomundo


11:45 AM- 12:45 PM       Lunch, Table Top Exhibits and Networking


1:00 – 2:00 PM                Title: The Advertising Self- Regulation and Cosmetic Claim Substantiation

                                          Annie Ugurlayan, Esq.

                                          Senior Staff Attorney, National Advertising Division, Better Business Bureau

2:00 – 3:00 PM                Title: Spa Products: Formulation Insights

                                          Zsuzanna Piso

                                          Consulting Chemist and Product Development Specialist, Piso Consulting


3:00 – 3:15 PM                 Coffee Break and Exhibitor Visits


3:15 – 4 15 PM                Title: Formulating for Efficacy

                                          J. Mark Chandler

                                          President, ACT Solutions Corp


4:15 PM                            Closing Comments


Registration contact: Beth McGowan, (413) 537-1070


Event Registration Fee (including lunch and tabletop exhibits: $100 for members

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