Natural Cosmetics Seminar

  • Beacon Event

    Natural Cosmetics Seminar

    Monday, 12th January 2015

    Hosted by BEACON, WISE Network and BBSRC High Value Chemicals from Plants Network (HVCfP)

    Speakers Include:

    Cathie Martin, John Innes Centre and Persephone Bio Ltd
    Olivia Santoni, Cosmetic Toiletry & Perfume Association
    Elaine Ellington, IP Pragmatics

    Topics Covered:

    • Industrial biotechnology - sourcing high value bioactive ingredients from plants
    • Legislation and regulations governing cosmetics
    • Natural replacements for petrochemical ingredients
    • Sustainable business practices

    Following a series of presentations from scientists and industry experts there will be a discussion and networking session with opportunities to ask questions
    The free seminar will appeal to industry professionals, start-up companies, SME’s and larger corporations, as well as academic scientists and researchers interested in natural products within the health, nutrition, skin care, and beauty sectors. The event provides a unique environment for industry and academia to network, share knowledge and establish research collaborations with the option to apply for a HVCfP Network Business Interaction Voucher and explore future collaborative opportunities.

    Date:  12th January 2015

    Time: 09:00—16:30

    Refreshments will be provided & Parking available

    Enquiries: Kirstie Jones - (01970) 823156 or       

    Venue: Neuadd Reichel, Ffridoledd Road, Bangor, LL57 2TR

    R.S.V.P:Monday 5th January 2015                 

    There is a limited amount of FREE ACCOMMODATION available on Sunday 11th January for members of the HVCfP Network who need to travel to attend this event. If you are not currently a member of HVCfP you can register for free at

    For more information and to apply for a space please contact Kirstie Jones via

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