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.


Sestri Levante, just a narrow strip of land connects the colorful resort town to the old Island, creating two splendid, separate bays: the Bay of Fairytales, with its stretch of sandy beach, and the Bay of Silence, where the typical fishing boats, or gozzi, rest on the beach next to salt-covered fishing nets drying in the sun.

Directly on the “Bay of Silence”, the Mediaterraneo Convention Centre, in the restructured old “Convento Annunziata” and Hotel Due Mari,  will be the protagonists of this three days event


“The Future of Cosmetics is Now!”: during the pre-conference (June 3rd) and the conference (June 4th and 5th) you will have the chance to learn and debate on the following themes:

 Microbiome and Microbiota and “Cosmetic Testing”, in the educational courses instructed by eminent scientists

Sustainability and Cosmetics and Heavy Metals and Traces in Personal Care, in the Round tables, conducted by experts and opinion leaders in the “Paradox Aperigardens”

Emotional Cosmetics; Hi-Tech in Personal Care; The Future of Ingredients and Functional Cosmetics.

which are the Scientific sessions of the Main Conference program


The 2nd IPCE Conference offer a rich social program that will include: a Cultural Buffet Dinner, the Dancing Gala Dinner, a Sailing Tour around the most famous sites of the Tigullio Gulf (Portofino, Cinque Terre and Portovenere) and a visit to the famous Acquario of Genoa.


An innovative “Support the Conference” pack is offered to Companies and Organizations interested in sustaining this incredible event in order to maximize their B2B visibility towards International operators, press and opinion leaders in the cosmetic and personal care business.

In addition, being this event preparatory to the 2019 IFSCC Conference in Milan, many of the options give interesting advantages and discounts for this 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 on June 3-5, 2018 in Sestri Levante; come, and you will discover a pleasant surprise reserved to the “Long Lasting Participants”.

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