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Gold Sponsors

The International Fragrance Association

The International Fragrance Association (IFRA) is the representative body of the global fragrance industry. IFRA promotes the safe use of fragrance for everyone’s enjoyment, notably through our Code of Practice and IFRA Standards. Our industry seeks to make a difference in every sense: to create fragrances that bring joy, emotion and color to people’s lives; to support prosperity through jobs and scientific advances; and to act responsibility – protecting consumers and the environment.


Cosmetics Europe

Cosmetics Europe is the European trade association for the cosmetics and personal care industry. Our members include cosmetics and personal care manufacturers as well as associations representing the industry at national level, right across Europe.

For more than 50 years, Cosmetics Europe has been the authoritative voice of the cosmetics and personal care industry in Europe and our experts have been a trusted partner to policy makers on regulatory and scientific matters.


Silver Sponsors


Hisamitsu Pharmaceutical Co., Inc. is a Japanese company, specialising in the research and development of trans-dermal drug delivery systems (TDDS). Its main brands are the topical pain relief patches Mohrus®, containing ketoprofen and available in Europe with prescription under the name KEPLAT®, as well as Salonpas® – an OTC pain relief patch containing methyl salicylate.


SC Johnson Professional™

SC Johnson Professional™ offers professional products and solutions for skin protection, hand cleansing, skin care and hand hygiene for users in industry, sanitary facilities and healthcare. Our product offering includes the Deb Skin Care range with specialist products in the field of professional skin protection and hand hygiene in the workplace, as well as well-known SC Johnson brands and innovative professional cleaners and hygiene products.


LEO Pharma

LEO Pharma is a global, independent, research-based pharmaceutical company which specializes in products and therapies for dermatology and critical care. For over a hundred years, our products have improved the quality of life for millions of people around the world.



Our Dermatology | Allergy division exists because patients deserve a diagnosis™. For 15 years, our team has developed innovative products to help diagnose patients with allergic contact dermatitis. SmartPractice is the manufacturer of TRUE TEST®, Finn Chambers®, allergEAZE®, TruVol™, patchPrep™, patchTransport™, patchProtect™ and Reveal & Conceal™.



“Unilever is a global consumer products company. 2.5 billion people use a Unilever product every day. Our purpose is to make sustainable living commonplace. All of Unilever’s products must be safe for consumers to use and safe for the planet. We believe that animal experiments should not be used to assure product safety. For over 30 years we have been using a wide range of non-animal approaches to assess the safety of our products. Our leading-edge approach has one clear purpose: to continue to develop, apply and tell others about the research we do to guarantee that our products are safe, without any need for animal testing.”


Sanofi Genzyme

Sanofi Genzyme is the specialty care global business unit of Sanofi, focused on rare diseases, multiple sclerosis, oncology, immunology, and rare blood disorders. We help people with debilitating and complex conditions that are often difficult to diagnose and treat. We are dedicated to discovering and advancing new therapies, providing hope to patients and their families around the world. Our ambition is to be the industry leader in specialty care. We currently provide more than 25 treatments to patients globally, with many potential new therapies in development. Sanofi Genzyme and Regeneron are committed to providing resources to advance research in areas of unmet medical need among patients with inflammatory and immunologic diseases.


Bronze Sponsors


Chemotechnique offers a wide range of high quality products to aid the diagnosis and prevention of Contact Allergy.The Chemotechnique Patch Test products are the result of decades of product refinement and close co-operation with national and international Contact Dermatitis groups. Chemotechnique has provided Patch Test solutions since 1981 and is proudly recognized as the Trusted name in Patch Testing. NIKL-BLOK™ is an active barrier cream that protects against nickel induced contact dermatitis. Chemotechnique is a Sweden based company with global reach through world-wide distribution.

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Research Institute for Fragrance Materials

The Research Institute for Fragrance Materials (RIFM) generates, analyzes, evaluates, and distributes data to provide a scientific basis for the safe use of fragrances. RIFM’s fragrance ingredient safety assessment program draws information from its comprehensive database of over 70,000 references and more than 135,000 human health and environmental studies.



Almirall is a leading skin-health focused global pharmaceutical company that partners with healthcare professionals, applying science to provide medical solutions to patients and future generations. Our efforts are focused on fighting skin health diseases and helping people feel better. We support healthcare professionals in their continuous improvements, providing our innovative solutions where they are needed.

The company was founded almost 75 years ago and has its headquarters in Barcelona. It is listed on the Spanish Stock Exchange (ticker: ALM). Almirall has become a key source of value creation for society thanks to its commitment to its principal shareholders and its decision to help others by understanding their challenges and using science to provide solutions for real life.


Peter Greven Physioderm GmbH

Peter Greven Physioderm GmbH (PGP) is a German manufacturer of professional skin care products. PGP’s specialist products for skin protection before work, skin cleansing depending on the dirt level and skin care after work can be found in every kind of industry and are applied in order to prevent occupational skin diseases at work.