The Society of Cosmetic Chemists 77th Annual Scientific Meeting & Showcase (SCC77) is coming to New York City on December 11-13, 2023, at the Sheraton NY Times Square. Please join us to learn from cosmetics and personal care industry experts, and network with a global audience who wants to collaborate with people like you.

Our scientific session agenda is packed with more than 40 outstanding cosmetics and personal care thought leaders from global companies like L'Oréal, Estée Lauder, and Procter and Gamble, covering the most important innovations, and helping you prepare for the future of cosmetic science.

Don't miss our opening keynote session:
A Fireside Chat with L'Oréal's Sanford Browne | December 11, 2023, 1:00pm-2:45pm ET

Sanford Browne, with 20 years at Proctor & Gamble and Unilever, joined L’Oréal in 2013 as Vice President of Research & Innovation (R&I) in China. After driving tailored innovations that boosted growth in China, and establishing research hubs in China, Japan, South Korea, Bangalore, and Singapore, he returned to North America as R&I President in 2021. Browne now focuses on cutting-edge science and technology to seize the consumer shifts in inclusivity, personalization, and sustainability, while serving on L'Oréal's U.S. Strategic and Global R&I Management Committees.

Here's a sample of another session you can attend:
Session L: Formulation Design & Sustainability | December 13, 2023, 2:45pm-4:45pm ET

  • Comparative Study of Commercial Polymeric Biobased Surfactants and Biosurfactants, Scott Curtin, PhD (BioMimics)
  • Carbon in the Supply Chain: A Case Study on the Methodology Development for Measurement of Impact, Cara Eaton (Croda)
  • Delivering Hair Care Benefits from Botanicals, Jennifer Marsh, PhD (Procter and Gamble)
  • Optimizing the Skin Penetration of Caffeine from Eye Creams using Hansen Solubility Parameters, Roanne Bogrow (Sandream Specialties) & Dr. Gabriella Baki (University of Toledo)
  • Water Thin Phase Inversion Emulsions with High Naturality Emulsifiers, John Goffredo Jr. (Zschimmer & Schwarz Interpolymer)

You'll also have access to our Exhibitor Showcase where more than 100 industry-leading companies and students will display the latest in research, products, ingredients, and technologies for cosmetics and personal care.

This exciting event is just days away from coming to New York City! We look forward to seeing YOU at SCC77, where the world connects for the best cosmetic science inspiration, innovation, and education.


For more attendee information, visit the event website.

About SCC:

Now in its 78th year, the SCC is the oldest and largest non-profit individual membership organization serving the cosmetics and personal care industry. SCC HQ provides unparalleled education, resources, and networking for nearly 6,000 members globally and via its 19 affiliated chapters across Greater North America. Visit for more information.  


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