April 24 - 26, 2019 |
Los Angeles, CA

Main Day Two: Wednesday, September 26th, 2018

8:00 am - 8:45 am Registration & Morning Jumpstart


Jennifer Martin - Director Regulatory Affairs, North America, Colgate-Palmolive

Jennifer Martin

Director Regulatory Affairs, North America

8:45 am - 9:30 am Keynote: Update on the OTC Monograph Reform

Carolyn Herrmann - Deputy General Counsel, Consumer Healthcare Products Association
  • Learn why OTC reform is necessary and how the legislation will impact the OTC monograph system 
  • Explore the house and senate bills including their key differences 
  • Review anticipated outcomes and timelines for implementation

Carolyn Herrmann

Deputy General Counsel
Consumer Healthcare Products Association

9:30 am - 10:15 am What Can You Claim, When and How?

Emily Perez - Associate Principal Scientist- Claims Substantiation, L’Oreal
  • Explore examples of what you can claim and how
  • Work through the proper ways to advertise your product depending on your claims
  • Substantiate your claims properly with the right partners to support your advertisements
  • Discuss some of the implications of making claims online and via social media

Emily Perez

Associate Principal Scientist- Claims Substantiation

10:15 am - 10:45 am Morning Mingle

10:45 am - 11:30 am The Role Third Party Manufacturers Can Play To Assist The New Product Introduction (NPI) Process

  • Can you trust your source of regulatory knowledge enough to confidently expand into new regions now and in the future?
  • Launch innovative products in half the time with an efficient NPI process
  • Increase visibility and determine where delays in workflows occur in order to reverse them
  • Determine what tools and methods you need to improve compliance and New Product Introduction processes.
  • Understand the importance of creating a shared repository for improved access to information to foster cross-functional collaboration among departments
  • Discover a faster and easier way to select suppliers and raw materials, and shorten approval processes
  • Strengthen customer relationships by providing them with the regulatory documents they need on time

11:30 am - 12:15 pm Compare and Contrast OTC Products and Cosmetics

Kristin Hartzell - Director, Product Quality and Regulatory Affairs, e.l.f. Cosmetics
  • Address the formal definitions OTC and cosmetics and discuss how the regulations differ
  • Review updates on the Tentative Final Monograph for sunscreens
  • Discuss some of the regulatory considerations you should watch for if your company decides to break into the OTC market

Kristin Hartzell

Director, Product Quality and Regulatory Affairs
e.l.f. Cosmetics

12:15 pm - 1:00 pm Understanding China Cosmetic Regulation and Recent Changes and Trends

Kathy Lou - Senior Regulation Compliance Specialist, ChemLinked

Kathy Lou

Senior Regulation Compliance Specialist

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Networking Lunch

2:00 pm - 2:45 pm The Most Common Labeling Mistakes Identified and Resolved

  • Identify the most common labeling errors
  • What is easy to miss when putting together your label?
  • Discuss how to work with partners to avoid simple mistakes

2:45 pm - 3:30 pm Cosmetic Ingredient Labeling In A Transparent World

Jacqueline (Jackie) Kazanjian Liou - Group Director, Regulatory Affairs, Chanel
  • Learn how to position packaging materials as equivalent avoid having to run timely and costly tests on new packaging
  • Test chemicals independently to ensure you can reuse them in the future without having to retest
  • Discuss other tactics that can help you shave down the time it takes to finalize product packaging 

Jacqueline (Jackie) Kazanjian Liou

Group Director, Regulatory Affairs

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm Afternoon Recharge – Continue Conversations Over Snacks & Refreshments

Ignitor Discussion Groups – Regional Focus


Julie Hunter

Vice President Corporate Compliance and Member Conduct
Young Living


Nyree Mack

Contract Product Safety Specialist
Mother Dirt

Sophia Finn

Director of QualityOne Strategy
Veeva Systems

Group E

4:00 pm - 4:45 pm ASEAN

4:45 pm - 4:45 pm End of Main Day Two