Council Annual Events

Cosmetic Science Symposium & Expo
The Science Symposium attracts more than 300 industry leaders and decision-makers and offers personal care products industry staff one-stop shopping for information about Microbiology, Quality Assurance, Safety, and the Environment. With a convenient location and an information packed program, the Science Symposium is a great opportunity to learn from the experts and meet colleagues and friends in the industry. The Symposium will also feature the Cosmetic Science EXPO.
2018: October 30-31, Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Emerging Issues Conference
Regulations being considered in California have an impact on every manufacturer and consumer in the United States. Water, waste, air, packaging, ingredients, recycling, new technology, whatever the issue, the discussions often begin in this state. The Council will host an annual Emerging Issues Conference focusing on the many challenges we see on the horizon for our industry.
2018: November 13, The Ritz-Carlton, Marina del Rey, California

Annual Meeting
The Council Annual Meeting is held each year in South Florida in late February/early March. The meeting provides the ultimate learning experience for leaders in the personal care industry who want to thrive in the competitive global marketplace. We invite you to take your company to the next level by attending the premier event of the personal care industry. The Annual Meeting is only open to Council members.
2019: February 24-27, The Breakers, Palm Beach, Florida

Legal & Regulatory Conference
The Personal Care Products Council Legal and Regulatory Conference is the premier annual meeting for industry general counsel and legal staff, regulatory affairs staff, and outside counsel representing member companies. The Legal and Regulatory Conference is held each year exclusively for Council members.
2019: May 1-3, St. Anthony Hotel, a Luxury Collection, San Antonio, Texas

GMP Workshop
The GMP Workshop is co-facilitated by FDA and will provide attendees with insight on current compliance trends and inspectional observations. Small-group breakout sessions will be featured. Attendees will participate in each breakout session through roundtable discussion and case study formats.

Cosmetic Issues Forum
This event is a one day summit on the key issues, opportunities and challenges facing cosmetic and personal care companies. It caters to attendees representing a cross section of the cosmetic and personal care products industry.

Webinars are Web-based seminars that are designed to provide personal care products industry professionals access to timely and relevant information on important topics. These webinars are designed to save you time and money by providing unique educational experiences in a cost effective manner. You can participate in Council webinars from anywhere with a phone, computer and internet access.

Webinar Archives

If you have any questions about the Council Webinar Program, please contact Catherine McDonald at or 202.331.1770.