Scientific Program

Monday, 7 November

07:00  Registration 

08:45


Opening Words
Mr. Gideon Elkayam, Chairman of ERPA, Belgium


09:00


1223/2009/EC Regulations
Principles & Structure, Definitions; Compliance Operators, Implementation, CPNP notification, Decision taking at the EC level
Ms. Sandra Ferretti, Obelis CCO, Belgium


09:45


Responsible Person vs. Safety Provider
Definitions, Role & Responsibilities, Collaboration Principles
Ms. Sandra FerrettiObelis CCO, Belgium


10:30


Coffee Break and visit the Exhibition

11:00
Cosmetic Claims
Definition; Criteria 655/2013
Dr. Matteo Zanotti Russo
, Italy


11:45


GMP ISO 22716:2007

Definition, Role, Structure & Principles, Implementation
Mr. Charilaos Tsitouris, Greece


12:30

Lunch Break and visit the Exhibition
13:30 
Annex I, 1223/2009/EC
Annex I Guidelines 2013/674, Elements Overview
Dr. Matteo Zanotti Russo, Italy


14:15

Annex II & III, 1223/2009/EC
List of substances which must not form part of the composition of cosmetic products List of substances which cosmetic products must not contain except subject to the restrictions and conditions laid down
Dr. Peter Bursch, Germany

15:00

Coffee Break and visit the Exhibition

15:30  Annex IV, Annex VI, Annex VII
  • List of coloring agents allowed for use in cosmetic products 
  • List of preservatives which cosmetic products may contain 
  • List of UV filters which cosmetic products may contain
Dr. Peter Bursch, Germany

16:15
Other European Regulatory Framework Applicable to Cosmetics & Borderline Products
REACh, CLP, Biocides
Mr. Zoran Gavric,
The Regulatory Company, The Netherlands

17:00
Implementation of the European Regulation
Authorities View and Feedback
Mrs. Joëlle Meunier
, Belgium

17:45  
End of Day One


Tuesday, 8 November


08:00  Registration 
08:45
Skin Structure and Penetration
Experiments to Test/Protect Skin Penetration
Dr. Marta de Oliveira Ferreira, Portugal

09:30
Nanomaterials and their Skin Penetration
Nanomaterials Catalogue of the European Commission
Dr. Marta de Oliveira Ferreira, Portugal

10:15
Coffee Break and visit the Exhibition

10:45
Dermal Irritation. In Vitro Evaluation of Skin Irritation

Dr. Helena Kandarova
Slovak Republic

11:30 
Importance of  Dermal Absorption Testing for Cosmetic Active Ingredients
Prof. Vera RogiersBelgium

12:15
Lunch Break and visit the Exhibition

13:15
Eye Irritation. In Vitro Screening Techniques of Eye Irritation

Dr. Helena Kandarova, Slovak Republic

14:00
Testing of Cosmetic Products

Obligatory, Optional, Claim Associated
Dr. Dimitirs Melissos, Greece

14:45
Coffee Break and visit the Exhibition

15:15
Packaging
Dr. Matteo Zanotti Russo, Italy

16:00
Animal Testing
Dr. Rob Taalman, Cosmetics Europe, Belgium

16:45
Panel Discussion with Experts

17:30
Congress Closing