PCHi Technology Summit 2018: Revitalizing the Industry’s R&D Engine
Jul 23, 2018

Beijing, 23 July 2018 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Next month, Reed Sinopharm Exhibitions (RSE)’s PCHi Technology Summit is set to return for its second edition in Guangzhou from 27 – 28 August 2018 at W Hotel, with an authoritative speaker line-up comprising industry experts, medical professionals, and academics. More than 600 trade professionals are expected to gather at this definitive industry event, where key issues such as market trends, regulatory framework and formulation technology about anti-aging and sensitive skin will be discussed.

“Following our announcement of the Summit dates, we’re now excited to share more details about the event’s power-packed content,” said Peter LIU, PCHi Project Manager. “The agenda was crafted with industry input and it reflects the market’s most pressing concerns. By providing attendees with some practical handles, we hope to inspire the development of more innovative products in time to come.”

Centered around the theme of Empowered for Renewed Vitality and PCHi’s new key pillars of Technology • Power • Spirit, the Summit will be an exceptional gathering of industry and academia, and a golden opportunity for interactive knowledge exchange and new collaborative efforts to take place.

This year’s Summit explores industry trends and regulations in plenary sessions, and tackles two hot topics — aging and sensitive skin — in break-out sessions. Curated by PCHi’s Cosmetics Science and Technology Innovation Committee (CSTIC), the agenda will address the whole industry chain, covering aspects of cosmetics ingredient technology, product formulation, efficacy evaluation, clinical application, rules and regulations, packaging, market trends, and more.




Day 1

27 Aug 2018 (Mon)

Plenary Sessions

Keynote Presentation: Outlook and Development of the Personal Care Industry

Leaders from industry associations

New Chapter of anti-aging skincare

Laurie Du, Senior Research Analyst

Mintel APAC

Conducting Cosmetics R&D with the Regulatory Framework in Mind

Xu Liang, Professorate Senior Engineer, China Research Institute of Daily Chemical Industry

Interpreting the Latest Cosmetic Packaging Trends

Industry expert on cosmetics packaging design and market trend analysis

Break-out Sessions: Sensitive Skin

TRPV-1 and Sensitive Skin

Liu Wei, Dean, Department of Dermatology, General Hospital of the Air Force of the Chinese People's Liberation Army

Innovations in Soothing and Calming Product Formulations

Senior R&D Formulator of a Finished Products Company

Non-surgical Medical Aesthetic Treatments: A New Trend for High-end Skin Care

Guo Xueping, Vice General Manager & Chief Scientist, Bloomage Freda Biopharm Co., Ltd.

Evaluating the Efficacy & Effectiveness of Sensitive Skincare Products

Chen Zhou, Chief Physician,

Department of Dermatology, Peking University People’s Hospital

Latest Inspection Techniques for Sensitive Skincare Products

Industry Expert from an Inspection Authority

Day 2

28 Aug 2018 (Tue)


Break-out Sessions: Anti-Aging

Beneath the Surface – Discovery & Revelation of Photodynamic Therapy Anti-Aging Technology

Wang Xiuli, Chief Physician,

Shanghai Skin Disease Hospital

New Technology in Compaction of Polymers - COTRUNE C210

Xiong Xiaohui, Director

Cotrune Materials Technology Co., Ltd.

Understanding the Regulatory Framework: How-To’s of Production, Declaration, and Inspection for Cosmetics Finished Products

Tu Chunyi, Vice President, Product Safety, Regulation and Clarification Department, L‘Oreal Asian Pacific Region

Market Outlook and Formulation Design for Anti-Aging Skincare Products

Fang Yongsheng, General Manager,

Guangzhou Keti Biotechnology Co., Ltd.

Anti-Wrinkle Research: POLA’s Latest Findings

Yang Yixing, POLA

Technical Application of Anti-Aging Ingredients

Representative from Hallstar

Anti-Aging Products: Evaluating Efficacy and Product Claims

Zhao Hua, Dean of Cosmetic Department, School of Science, Beijing Technology and Business University


The all-rounded agenda is expected to enable cosmetics technology developers, regulators, and decision makers to grasp market dynamics, understand industry trends, gain insight on technology advances, as well as carry out business collaborations.

Apart from the conference, the two-day Summit features nearly 50 exhibitors who will be sharing more about their latest technology with attendees. An awards ceremony will also be held at the event, where PCHi recognizes its distinguished partners and their outstanding contributions to the global personal care and home care industry. RSE expects professionals of a broad range of functions in attendance, including industry experts and leading authorities representing government agencies, universities, consultancies, manufacturers, OEM/ODM, cosmetics raw materials suppliers, technology R&D institutions, and finished products brands.

From now till 10 August, early registrants stand to enjoy 20% off booking fees, while past attendees of PCHi Conferences 2016 – 2018 and the PCHi Technology Summit 2017 are entitled to a 30% discount. Interested parties can obtain more details from Ms. Serena Liu at yujia.liu@reedsinopharm.com.

For more information, please visit www.pchi-china.com/en, or connect with PCHi on social media.


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