Fall Technical Symposium

The Society of Cosmetic Chemists Midwest Chapter, Inc. biannual Fall Technical Symposium is the Midwest’s technical event where scientists in the cosmetic and personal care community gather to educate, collaborate and innovate in an effort to advance the field of cosmetic science. This year’s theme is Cosmetic Science in the Digital AgeFor schedule click here

Technical Speakers Details 

Technical Student Posters


October 8, 2019    —-  8:00 am – 3:30 pm


Belvedere Banquets,  1170 W Devon Ave, Elk Grove Village, IL


Pricing includes the full day of education, print program, continental breakfast, lunch and beverages throughout the day.

SCC Members $150 Prior to 9/23/19, $185 after 9/23/19

SCC Emeritus $90 Prior to 9/23/19, $125 after 9/23/19

Students with Poster No Charge, Covered via our Corporate Sponsors

Students without Poster $75 Max (email chair-elect@midwestscc.org to see if there are available sponsor funds to cover all or part of published cost)

Nonmember/Nonstudent $185 Prior to 9/23/19, $200 after 9/23/19.

Note: if attendee submits SCC application for membership by or on the date of event – refund will be issued for member versus non-member rate.


Helen YangBlue Light Science 101: Harmful or Helpful for the Skin?

Ivan SouzaKeeping up with Ideation and Innovation in Cosmetic Science in the Digital Age

Shannel RiveraFinding Success through SAS and Branding to Create a Social Following

Anna HoweSmudge-free Formulations: Impact of chassis selection on mobile device smudge transference

Terri GermainUsing Design of Experiments for Personal Care Applications

Sara NettesheimUsing Social Media Listening to Learn about Consumer Needs and Preferences

For Speaker Details Click here

Student Posters — Click Here for Student Details

Allison Rose Schaefer       Anna Wojkowski              Roanne Reyes

Daleen Zakaib                    Eveline J. Farrell              Laura Lam-Phaure

Joseie Lin Wauford          Natalie Zauel        Carly Hanson        An Huynh

BOOK your HOTEL room 

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, 1160 W. Devon Ave, Elk Grove Village IL — 847-985-0101.