COMET – JUNE 8TH & 9TH, 2015 CERGY-PONTOISE

3 June 2015

Edited : 26-05-2015

THE 1ST SCIENTIFIC EVENT DEDICATED TO COSMETIC TESTING & MEASUREMENT

COMET 2015 is organized by the Cosmetic Valley, the Agglomeration of Cergy-Pontoise, the County Council of Val d’Oise, School of Industrial Biology, Cergy-Pontoise University and manufacturers in the industry.

Many non-invasive methods are now used to characterize the cosmetic products properties and their interactions with skin and hair. physico-chemical studies, biological and clinical effects measurements, the development of new instrumental techniques … are crucial for the cosmetic sector.

COMET (cosmetic measurement & testing) is the 1st scientific congress dedicated to cosmetics testing & measurement.

COMET is the place where academic researchers, the major firms, smes and start-ups share knowledge and participate in scientific discussion.

 

Challenges & ambitions

– to assemble all the industry leaders in the cosmetics sector (R&D, regulatory, marketing, communications…), academic researchers working on research topics linked to «testing & measurement» of cosmetic products,
– to create links between academic research and the world of industry,
– to bring scientific themes and cosmetology closer together,
– to facilitate prospects development for cosmetics sector players.

 

Topics

– testing / measurement innocuity & efficacy of ingredients and products,
– testing / measurement clinical measurement & instrumentation,
– testing / measurement skin/hair – product interaction,
– testing / measurement technological innovations :

  • innovative instrumentation for cosmetic test and measurement,
  • sensors & biosensors,
  • electromagnetic, acoustic and optic techniques and tests,
  • non destructive testing and techniques – ndt,
  • imaging and image processing,
  • complex fluids optimization and characterization,
  • nano particule detection and follow-up,

COMET 2015, design for speech-making

– 35-minutes plenary lectures: themed reviews by guest speakers
– 15-minutes oral communications: recent work on the themes addressed at the congress*.
* Oral communications are subject to short communications:
Deadline call for papers : 30 april 2015.

Scientific program

COMET 2015 program will bring together academic researchers, R&D researchers from the major groups, innovative smes, start-ups, young researchers … to discuss the themes of the conference.

Confirmed plenary lectures

Pr. Jan G. Korvink › IMTEK – INSTITUT FÜR MIKROSYSTEMTECHNIK
Pr. Franck Marzani › L2EI – UNIVERSITY OF BOURGOGNE
Pr. Dimitris K. Iakovidis › UNIVERSITY OF APPLIED SCIENCES / GREECE
Dr. Eric McAdams › INSTITUTE OF NANOTECHNOLOGIES OF LYON
Dr. Heinrich Steger › POLYTEC GMBH
Speaker to be confirmed › L’ORÉAL
Dr. Céline Rouvrais › PIERRE FABRE DERMO COSMÉTIQUE
Dr. Georgios N.Stamatas › JOHNSON & JOHNSON

Confirmed oral communications

CLARINS, GROUPE IDEATESTS, SPINCONTROL, LUM, IEC FRANCE, CELL SYSTEMS, EVIC INTERNATIONAL, BIO-EC, WATERS, SMARTINST, DERMSCAN, …

All information: www.comet2015.com


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