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Cosmetics Europe Annual Conference 2019


The Cosmetics Europe Annual Conference, is a unique event organised yearly to bring together international cosmetics and personal care leaders to discuss global trends and latest industry developments.

CEAC 2019 will gather over 300 industry experts, policy makers and companies, who will discuss general, technical and regulatory developments in the cosmetics industry such as:

  • New horizons for the European Cosmetics Regulation,
  • Risk-based approach to safety assessment,
  • Cosmetics industry and sustainability.

The conference will provide a perfect mix of plenary sessions, multiple parallel breakout sessions and networking opportunities.

See here the final programme!

To read the Post-Conference Report, click here.


The CEAC 2019 Secretariat is managed by Destrée Organisation. Should you have any questions on the registration process, please contact CEAC2019@cosmeticseurope.eu.



If you would like to register to the Cosmetics Europe Annual Conference 2019 as a media representative, please contact us on media@cosmeticseurope.eu

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Established in 2008, BIORIUS is a Belgian company specialized in the safety assessment of cosmetic products. With more than 35 experts in house, BIORIUS offers a wide range of services to the cosmetic industry which includes (but is not limited to) the safety assessment of cosmetic products, cosmetic ingredients and air fresheners.

Specialist of the European legal framework, BIORIUS also acts on a global scale and can help you to place your cosmetic products on almost every market.

With more than 700 clients ranging from SMEs to multinational corporations, BIORIUS is now leader of its sector and has developed solutions adapted to every type of business. Providing registration services to the smallest companies, BIORIUS also assists the big players of the cosmetic industry in very specific missions and can adapt itself to every situation.

"You create dreams, we protect them"


QACS LAB, The Challenge Test Laboratory, offers contract and laboratory services to the cosmetic industry. Specialized in preservation efficacy, QACS offers a number of challenge test protocols (EP, USP, ISO 11930, Mixed culture, Wipe protocol). Other services include, EU compliance, Safety Assessment, Efficacy testing, in-use and in-vitro tests, Dermatological testing and Patch tests. A complete range of Microbiological Strain identification and Physicochemical testing on Traces & Impurities is offered. The quality system of the QACS lab is accredited under the EN ISO 17025, certified under ISO 9001, GMP and GLP.

For detailed information please refer to QACS LAB website or contact them via email.


Founded in 1997 by CEO / President Janet Winter, International Cosmetics is an industry leader in providing expertise in regulatory compliance needs for the Cosmetic and Chemical Industries worldwide.  

The company has offices in the United States (International Cosmetics & Regulatory Specialists, LLC Los Angeles, California); the European Union (International Cosmetics & Chemical Services, Ltd Dublin, Ireland); and the United Kingdom (International Cosmetics & Chemical Services, Ltd. London, England).

International Cosmetics provides its clients with 100% Representation and/or regulatory guidance for USA Agent services and GMP audits to meet FDA requirements; EU RP for the 27 EU Member States; UK RP for the United Kingdom; and regulatory consulting for Australia and Canada.  All information is contained and protected, which means no exposure of proprietary information.  They are the only regulatory firm with deep experience in product formulation and quality assurance.

For more information, please visit www.intlcosmetics.com



Chemical Inspection and Regulation Service (CIRS) is a leading product safety and chemical management consulting firm providing valued product regulatory compliance service, tailored solutions and original information to help our clients gain competitive advantage by reducing business risks associations with regulatory affairs and removing barriers to entry.

With its headquarters based in Hangzhou of China and subsidiaries or laboratories located in Ireland, the United States, Korea, Beijing, Nanjing, and Ningbo, CIRS utilizes its technical expertise, various resources and global network to provide comprehensive compliance services such as chemical notifications, global GHS compliance, pesticides and biocides registration, cosmetics and new cosmetic ingredient registration, medical device registration, food and food-related products compliance services, testing, regulatory update monitoring and training service.

For more information, please visit www.cirs-reach.com. 




SpecialChem is the Universal Selection Source for Cosmetic Ingredients providing free technical data to formulators on over 40,000 products and the ability to connect with and request samples from ingredient suppliers.


EURACTIV is the media network for Europe, reaching almost one million readers across Europe and beyond, every month. It sparks and nourishes policy debates among stakeholders, including government, business and civil society actors, covering policy processes upstream of decisions, summarising the issues without taking sides. euractiv.com is one of the favourite online platforms for EU policy professionals in Brussels and beyond, bringing together journalistic independence, transparency and efficiency, complementing the existing EU media and institutional websites.


Chemical Watch provides independent intelligence and insight for product safety professionals managing chemicals. We help businesses across value chains stay ahead of the dynamic chemicals management agenda by providing access to in-depth knowledge, tools and a network of experts. We empower our members to transform product safety management and unlock the full value of regulatory compliance within their business.



The Perfumes & Cosmetics Congress – Regulatory issues, is the major professional meeting place for regulatory affairs managers. Each year, it gathers over 500 participants. This Congress provides an opportunity to get up-to-date on the regulations which affect the cosmetic and perfume sector, to exchange with professional counterparts and dialogue with regulatory authorities.

The 17th edition  will take place in Chartres (France) on 6-7 November 2019.


ChemLinked is developed by REACH24H Consulting Group to provide Chemical, Food, Cosmetic and Agrochemical regulatory information in Asia Pacific region especially China to meet the growing demand for clear and concise regulatory advice and market intelligence.


Launched in 2008, CosmeticOBS-L'Observatoire des Cosmétiques is the first leading French-based independent media for the cosmetic industry, offering the largest cosmetic products and ingredients data base.
Their experts recommend more than 1,600 cosmetic products over 800 brands and their database contains more than 10,700 products.

CosmeticOBS reports on convention and specialized events in France and abroad, and on market trends and news (regulation, packaging, digital beauty...).


CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com is the leading and highest read European news website in the cosmetics industry. The website publishes daily online news for cosmetics manufacturing companies on a free-access basis.

The CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com team is led by award-winning journalists. They use their extensive network of industry sources on a daily basis to produce up-to-the-minute news in a range of multimedia formats that adds value to the business of cosmetics manufacturers. This expertise helps CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com deliver targeted news articles covering areas of vital importance to decision makers, including formulation, packaging, market trends and legislation.

To help their registered readers stay up-to-date with the latest industry news, CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com offers a free e-newsletter.


PremiumBeautyNews.com is a digital trade publication devoted to the beauty and personal care industry (fragrance, toiletries, skincare, face care and hair care products, make-up) and related sectors (e.g. wellness products, diet and supplement foods). Premium Beauty News is made by experienced editors with many contributions from industry insiders.

PremiumBeautyNews.com is published in English and French and Portuguese (through BrazilBeautyNews.com) with a special focus on information of special interest to the marketing, research, development and innovation, and packaging divisions. New products and innovations from the industry’s suppliers (ingredients, raw materials, packaging, fill-in, private labelling, design) are more specially highlighted, as well as regulatory news, scientific breakthroughs and latest market trends and figures.




CEAC 2019 will take place in The Hotel Brussels which is conveniently situated in the heart of Brussels (Boulevard de Waterloo, 38).

To benefit from special hotel rates, book your accommodation here.



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