Programme

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  1. Welcome and introduction

    Sok-Han Ng Sok-Han Ng
    Regulatory and Compliance Analyst, Chemical Watch
  2. Session one: Global overviews and developments in Asia
  3. Cosmetics versus drugs and why they should be viewed differently

    James Wakefield James Wakefield
    Senior Toxicologist and Global Technical Director, Delphic HSE
  4. South Korea's cosmetic framework

    Junho Lee Junho Lee
    Director, CIRS Group Korea, South Korea
  5. Updates from Singapore

  6. Q&A

  7. China's new regulatory framework for cosmetics

    David J. Ettinger David J. Ettinger
    Partner, Keller and Heckman
  8. Ingredient transparency in China

    April Guo April Guo
    General Manager, Personal and Home Care Division, CIRS Group China
  9. India's cosmetic framework

    Jyotirmoyee Das Jyotirmoyee Das
    Regulatory Executive, Global Product Compliance, India
  10. Q&A

  11. Short break

  12. Session two: Halal certification and labelling
  13. Halal certification requirements in ASEAN

  14. Mandatory halal certification in Indonesia

    • What is Halal and Halal Certification?
    • Halal Certification for Cosmetics
    • Halal Certification Procedure
    Ira Eddymurthy Ira Eddymurthy
    Senior Partner, SSEK Legal Consultants, Indonesia
  15. The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) halal certification scheme

    Sithara Hatim Sithara Hatim
    Manager- Certification Center, SGS Gulf Ltd, Dubai
  16. Q&A

  17. Lunch break and sponsor workshops

  18. Chemical Watch platform demonstration

  19. Session three: Developments in Europe
  20. Introduction to session three

    Cristina Garcia Cristina Garcia
    Managing Analyst, Chemical Watch, Portugal
  21. Europe’s cosmetic framework

    Ray Boughton Ray Boughton
    Managing Director, Delphic HSE, UK
  22. Europe’s approach to cosmetics vs drugs

    • Definitions, claims and borderline products
    • Notification/approval and responsible person
    • Ingredients and safety evaluation
    Marie Magnan Marie Magnan
    Regulatory Affairs Manager, COSMED
  23. European cosmetic ingredient disclosure and transparency

    Mania Bankova Mania Bankova
    Fragrance Analytics, Quality & Technical Transfer (FAQ&TT), Colgate Palmolive
  24. Q&A

  25. Europe's extended producer responsibilities (EPR) for packaging

    Jo Chidley Jo Chidley
    Co-Founder, Beauty Kitchen
  26. The European circular economy and its effect on the cosmetic sector

    Hans Ingels Hans Ingels
    Head of Unit, Bioeconomy, chemicals, cosmetics, DG for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs, European Commission
  27. Europe's approach to children's cosmetic products

  28. Q&A

  29. Short break

  30. Session four: Science and testing
  31. Evaluation & assessment of cosmetic ingredients

    Nick Jermstad Nick Jermstad
    Senior Manager, Toxicology & Environmental Assessment, Intertek, USA
  32. Global approaches to animal testing on cosmetic products

    Samantha Saunders Samantha Saunders
    Senior Science Advisor, Cruelty Free International
  33. Non-animal testing approaches including new technologies

    Kate Willet Kate Willet
    Senior Director, Science and Regulatory Affairs Research & Toxicology Department, Humane Society International, USA
  34. Q&A

  35. Close of day one

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