COSCHEM Conference

COSCHEM Conference

The Society of Cosmetic Chemists South Africa (Coschem) will host their annual scientific conference in conjunction with HPCI South Africa. The conference theme is: “Innovating the possibility” and will focus on the dissemination of scientific information, bringing world class scientists and professionals to the African continent.

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DRAFT PROGRAMME

 

08:00-08.30 h: REGISTRATION Desk hosted by

Wednesday 4 September 2019

08:00 – 08:30 h
Welcome Tee & Coffee

SESSION 1

Chairperson: Rene Spada, President – Society of Cosmetic Chemists, South Africa
Evonik Africa, South Africa

08:30 – 08:45h
Welcoming Address
Rene Spada, Evonik Africa, South Africa

08:45 – 09:30h
KEY NOTE ADDRESS
Recent Developments on Sunscreens: UV or Light-Protection
Juegen Lademann, Charité Universitaetsmedizin Berlin, Germany

09:30 – 10:00 h
Intellectuar Property, Indeginous Knowledge, and the Biodiversity Act Effect on Cosmetic Product Development
Janusz Luterek, Hahn & Hand, South Africa

10:00 – 10:30 h
An Indigenous South African Plant Targeting Antibiotic Resistance and the Pathogenic Factors associated with Acne Vulgaris
Isa Lambrechts, University of Pretoria, South Africa

10:30 – 11:00 h
TEA & COFFEE BREAK hosted by

 

SESSION 2

11:00 – 11:30h
Stop Motion:Languages of City Life: Architectural Fabric and Facets of Human Existence
Hugh Fraser, Paragon SA, South Africa

11:30 – 12:00h
A Multi-Lamellar Encapsulated form of Retinol proves Superiority in Formulation Stability, Skin Penetration and Superior Skin Rejuvenating Results
Caroline Cochrane, The Care Co, South africa

12:o0 – 12:30 h
The Role of Fermentation and Natural Actives in the Wrinkle Revolution
Bianca Fibrich, University of Pretoria, South Africa

12:30 – 13:30 h
LUNCH 

 

 

SESSION 3

13:30 – 14:00h
If Continuous Visualisation of Facial Skin Hydration is the Ideal – How can we Assess in Regular Practice?
Beverley Summers, Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University, South Africa

14:00 – 14:30h
Microorganisms in Cosmetics – Species, Resistances and Vulnerability
Vanessa Lahn, Evonik Nutrition & Care, Germany

14:30 – 15:00 h
The African Opportunity
Beverley Gardner, Skyem Consulting, South Africa

15:00 – 15:30 h
TEA & COFFEE BREAK hosted by

SESSION 4

15:30 – 16:00h
Clinical Efficacy Assessments to Evaluate Skin Barrier Repair and Protection Claims
Anina van der Walt, Lumen Regulatory Solutions, South Africa

16:00 – 16:30h
Choice is Beautiful – Creating the Texture you like while Reducing the Amount of  Ingredients
Petra Kudla, Momentive Performance Materials, Germany

16:30 – 17:00 h
Importance of Standards of Essential Oils in South Africa used in the Cosmetic Industry
Karen Swanepoel, SA Essential Oil Producers Association, South Africa

17:00 – 17:30 h
Tailored Replenishment for Damaged African Hair
Karen Swanepoel, SA Essential Oil Producers Association, South Africa

17:30  h
COCKTAIL PARTY hosted by

Thursday 5 September 2019

08:00 – 08:30 h Welcome Tee & Coffee

SESSION 5

08:30 – 09:00h
KEY NOTE ADDRESS
Innovating with Minimally Disruptive Formulations (MDF)
Tony O’Lenick, IFSCC Sponsored Speaker

09:00 – 09:30h
A Jar is Born
Sean Kirkham, TEQAL, South Africa

10:00 – 10:30 h
Processed Probiotics, the New Revolution for a Healthy Beauty: Lactobacillus Plantarum
Ev Suess, Symrise, Germany

10:00 – 10:30 h
An Indigenous South African Plant Targeting Antibiotic Resistance and the Pathogenic Factors associated with Acne Vulgaris
Isa Lambrechts, University of Pretoria, South Africa

10:00 – 10:30 h
TEA & COFFEE BREAK

SESSION 6

10:30 – 11:00h
3D Innovative Epidermis Models as a New Tool to Assess Tolerance of Cosmetic Ingredients for Specific Applications
Anna Mommeja, Seppic, France

11:00 – 11:30h
Transforming Textures of Personal Care Formulations
Anne Thomasson, Solvay, France

11:30 – 12:00 h
Kinetic Study of Scalp Sensitivity Symptoms that occur on the Scalp of African Women during Three Weeks, after a Single Wash using a Neutral Shampoo.
Poonam Sewraj, L’Oréal, South Africa

12:00 -12:10 h
Closing Adress -COSCHEM Conference
Kim MacCallum, Vice President Society of Cosmetic Chemists
Vantage Specialty Chemicals (Pty) Ltd, South Africa

12:10 – 13:00 h
LUNCH hosted by