Save the date for SCC78!


Where the world connects for the best cosmetic science education!





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Join us December 11-13, 2024, in Los Angeles, California!


Continuing with a 2 ½ day education format, the 78th Annual Scientific Meeting & Showcase remains the premier conference for cosmetic science education. Featuring more than 40 speakers in 8 breakout sessions and 3 keynotes, SCC78 will be covering the latest research and innovation in the personal care and cosmetics industry! The showcase features more than 100 posters and exhibits from the companies who drive the innovation and ingredients behind some of the most successful products in the market. 

Join over 1,000 people from top cosmetic/personal care brands, manufacturers, suppliers, academia, and regulatory organizations around the globe who will be in attendance to gain the inspiration, innovation, and education to keep them at the top of their game – all while having multiple opportunities to network and connect with peers, customers, and potential clients.

Returning to the JW Marriott LA Live, you will have the opportunity to stay in the heart of Los Angeles at a special SCC discounted rate. This 4.5 -star hotel is only a 1-minute drive from the Los Angeles Convention Center, and 8 minutes from the University of Southern California. Plus, enjoy some extra sightseeing while attending this year's Annual Meeting by visiting the Dodger Stadium only 3.3 miles (5.3km) away, and Rodeo Drive less than 10 miles (15.7km) from your stay.


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Registration for SCC78 will be opening Summer 2024.

View the full event prospectus (PDF)




with the content and speakers presenting the latest research and innovations of particular interest to cosmetic scientists. 


ideas with peers also attending the conference and together, we'll push the cosmetic & personal care industry forward. 


with colleagues from around the globe to share a story, important industry update or a cocktail.