3- 5 JUNE 2018



Dear Participant,

On behalf of the Organizing Committee it would be our pleasure to welcome you to Sestri Levante (Genova), Italy for the 2nd Intercontinental Personal Care Excellence Conference (IPCE).

The Societies of Cosmetic Chemists – Italy (SICC), U.S.A./Canada (SCC) and with the endorsement of the Japanese Society (SCCJ) will convene on the beautiful Italian waterfront, Sestri Levante, to showcase the cutting-edge research from international scientists for the 2nd IPCE Conference held jointly with the 43rd SICC National Congress.

 Preliminary sub-themes of the Pre-Conference (June 3rd) and the Conference (June 4th and 5th) are:

1. Two Educational Courses instructed by eminent scientists on “Microbiome and Microbiota” and “Cosmetic Testing.

2. Two round tables on controversial issues, Sustainability and Cosmetics and Heavy Metals in Personal Care, will be conducted by experts during the “Paradox Aperigardens”

3. The Conference’s main program will include 4 Scientific Sessions: Emotional Cosmetics; Hi-Tech in Personal Care; The Future of Ingredients and Functional Cosmetics.


The 2nd IPCE Conference and the 43rd SICC National Congress offer a rich social program that will include: a Gala Dinner in the Summer Pool area, a Cultural Buffet Dinner, and Sailing Tours (before the Conference) around the most famous sites of the Tigullio Gulf  and visit to the famous Acquario of Genoa. You’ll also have the opportunity to visit the hospitable and attractive Liguria with many other Cultural Attractions.

We are working hard to make the 2nd IPCE conference an exciting and memorable scientific event. A special thanks to all of the hard-working team members who have helped to bring this conference to life and a warm welcome to all of our presenters. This year, all the lectures will be judged by the audience and the best lecturer will receive a free admission to the 2019 IFSCC Conference in Milan !

We’d like to encourage each of you to join us at this outstanding intercontinental 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 June 3-5, 2018 in Sestri Levante.

 Stefania Motta – SICC President

 Perry Romanowski – SCC President

 Elio Mignini – 2nd IPCE Conference Coordinator



Tel. +39 010 5702228

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