TechConnect World 2019

Materials for Personal/Home Care & Cosmetics

Early Abstracts due: December 14 (10% registration discount for early submissions)

Symposium Chairs

Prithwiraj MaitraPrithwiraj Maitra
Research Director & Fellow
Johnson and Johnson

YuanQiao RaoYuanQiao Rao
The Dow Chemical Company

Johan PluyterJohan Pluyter
President and Founder
Pluyter Consulting, LLC

Key Speakers

Samiul AminFormulation Design of Biosurfactant and Biopolymer Based Personal Care Products
Samiul Amin
Associate Professor, Manhattan College


Innovations in materials and processing, and in our understanding and control of consumer perceivable performance, enable exciting new products. The challenge of consumer trends and drivers such as all-natural/bio-based products, multifunctional products, preservative-free products, bring industry leaders to the TechConnect World Innovation Conference symposium on Materials for Personal/Home Care and Cosmetics to hear about the latest applications-focused research and development. Submit your abstract today and participate in this exciting event.

Submit Your Abstract

Please first review the information for authors — abstract submission guidelines.


Topics & Application Areas

  • Sustainable Materials & Clean-Label Formulations
  • Product Structure & Rheology
  • Encapsulation & Delivery of Fragrance & Actives
  • Surface Interactions: Enhancing Deposition & Cleaning
  • Strategies for Extending Shelf-Life
  • Biomimetic Materials
  • Formulation for Multi-Functional Skin & Hair Products
  • Skin Structure & Hydration: Innovations in Testing & Products
  • Modeling & Informatics
  • Novel & Bio-Based Materials
  • Characterization
  • Other
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