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cosmetics,regulation,compliance,china,turkey,eu,uk,south korea,globalOver the past few years, we have seen an increased demand for knowledge of cosmetic regulations around the world. To reflect this, the Europe and UK branches of the CIRS Group will host their first Global Cosmetics Regulation Conference in London on Tuesday, April 25.


The one-day event will bring together our global experts and speakers from industry to cover a variety of topics. You can download the full agenda here.




9:00 - 9:30



9:30 - 9:40


Li Xiang, Business Manager, CIRS Europe.

9:40 - 10:05

Cosmetic Ingredient Compliance in China

Bryan Zhou, Deputy general manager, CIRS Europe.

10:05 - 10:30

Finished Cosmetics Compliance in China

Julie Harrington, Senior regulatory consultant, CIRS Europe.

10:30 - 10:45

Coffee break

10:45 - 11:10

Supercharging your Brand in China with Insight-led Marketing

Jonathan Travers-Smith, Founder & CEO, Hot Pot China / Adam Sandzer, Head of strategy, Hot Pot China.

11:10 - 11:35

South Korean cosmetic regulations

Suah Sung, Custom cosmetic compounding manager and consultant in product certification for CIRS South Korea.

11:35 - 12:00


12:00 - 13:00


13:00 - 13:25

Cosmetic Compliance in the EU

Yasmine Boulanouar, Senior regulatory toxicologist, CIRS Europe.

13:25 - 13:50

Management of cosmetics products conformity and PIF creation in ExESS

Eulalie Hemberg, Senior product manager at Lisam Systems Belgium.

13:50 - 14:05

Coffee break

14:05 - 14:30

How has Prestige Beauty been affected by recent significant events such as Brexit and the Pandemic?

Helen Duxbury, Senior insight manager, UK Beauty at Circana.

14:30 - 14:55

The Updated US Cosmetic Regulation (MoCRA) – What the Changes Mean for Industry

Christopher Ketchum, Senior regulatory consultant, CIRS US.

14:55 - 15:30

Panel discussion moderated by Dorothée Arns, Director General of the European Association of Chemical Distributors (FECC).

Topics to be covered:

1.  How to manage sustainability challenges while still innovating and being safe and compliant with EU Regulations

  • Impact of water reduction on the formula composition;
  • Assessment of innovative vegetable ingredients; and
  • Plastic substitution.

2.  Supply chain challenges for EU and UK cosmetic industries post-Brexit

  • The ongoing deviation of the EU and UK cosmetic regulations;
  • Supply chain issues sourcing ingredients; and
  • Challenges for finished products.

The event will provide you with plenty of opportunities to ask your questions about the regions and jurisdictions.

It is open to all professionals in the cosmetics industry, including manufacturers, distributors, regulatory affairs managers, and especially those looking to move into new markets or trying to understand their obligations in the ever-changing regulatory landscape.


Tuesday, April 25, 2023


Radisson Blue Edwardian Hotel London Heathrow Airport. 

140 Bath Road, Heathrow, London, UB3 5AW.

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Early Bird Price (before April 10)

Standard Price



Step 1 - Fill in your information  

Fill in the registration form and return it to Ms. Julie Harrington (    

Step 2 - Pay registration fee  

  • Payment Method 1 - Credit card/ PayPal (Please indicate the name of delegate and company during payment process)

Early Bird Price

(€199 per delegate)

Standard Price

(€299 per delegate)

  • Payment Method 2 - Bank transfer (Invoice can be issued by contacting Ms. Julie Harrington (

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Bank of Ireland

Bank Address

Wilton, Cork, Republic of Ireland

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IE15 BOFI 9028 0590 4048 84



Helen Duxbury

Jonathan Travers-Smith

Adam Sandzer

Bryan Zhou

Yasmine Boulanouar

Julie Harrington

Christopher Ketchum

Suah Sung

Eulalie Hemberg

Please click here to view more detailed information about our speakers.


Ms. Julie Harrington


Tel: +353 1 477 3710

Ireland Office (9:00-17:00 GMT)


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