Conference Schedule

All sessions, speakers, times and locations are subject to change without notice.


View all sessions below:

Conference Workshop (Tuesday, October 15)

8:10 AM – 8:50 AM   Tuesday

Speaker:
Karen Young
Founder
The Young Group

8:50 AM – 9:30 AM   Tuesday

Speakers:
Panel Member
Carley Caldas
Director of NPD
eos
Moderator
Chris Hobson
President & CEO
Rare Beauty Brands
Panel Member
Dena Bruckman
VP Marketing and NPD
Grande Cosmetics
Panel Member
Elizabeth Corrigan
Founder
The Complete Package

9:40 AM – 10:20 AM   Tuesday

Hit 'Refresh' on Natural Innovation

This presentation will focus on mindful, scientifically sound product development that delivers stability, aesthetics, performance and sought-after natural credibility. Key considerations will include: natural capabilities; developing products from first principles; and avoiding time-wasting shortcuts. More details …

Speaker:
Mark Chandler
President
ACT Solutions Corp.

10:20 AM – 10:45 AM   Tuesday

Speaker:
Jessica Abrams
Executive Director, Product Development – Global Makeup Center of Excellence & Shiseido Makeup
Shiseido

3:20 PM – 4:00 PM   Tuesday

R&D and Marketing: Creating a Stronger Product Development Dialogue

-Clarify communication between R&D and marketing
-Optimize the project brief
-Translate conceptual to physical realities
-"Read" one another's minds More details …

Speakers:
Panel Member
Amy Wyatt
Head of Innovation and Research, Regulatory Affairs and Quality Assurance
CHANEL US
Panel Member
Bridgette Howard
Founder
Parlor West Ventures
Panel Member
Peter Tsolis
Executive Director, Skin Care R&D and Packaging Innovation
The Estée Lauder Companies
Moderator
Rachel Grabenhofer
Managing Editor, Cosmetics & Toiletries
Allured Business Media
Panel Member
Samantha Mang
VP of Product
Function of Beauty

4:00 PM – 4:30 PM   Tuesday

Speaker:
Cherie Buziak
Founder
BeautyEdge LLC

4:30 PM – 4:55 PM   Tuesday

Speaker:
Advisory Board
Karen Yarussi-King
President
Global Regulatory Associates

4:55 PM – 5:35 PM   Tuesday

Speakers:
Panel Member
Annie Jackson
Co-founder
Credo Beauty
Panel Member
Heather Connelly
Buying and Merchandising Lead
CosBar
Moderator
Jeb Gleason-Allured
Editor in Chief, Global Cosmetic Industry
Allured Business Media

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