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The Florida chapter of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists is excited to announce the dates and venue for our 2023 Sunscreen SymposiumTM.  Historically, this event draws hundreds of cosmetic industry professionals from around the world, highlights the latest scientific developments in the industry, provides a forum to discuss updates in global regulations, and offers industry professionals an opportunity to learn more about the latest developments in sun care through technical presentations, exhibits, posters, networking and more! 

MARK YOUR CALENDAR! Just Announced: 


2025 Sunscreen SymposiumTM  dates:


September 18th, 2025: Complimentary Educational Course for all registered Symposium Attendees, Optional Golf Outing, Exhibitor Setup (afternoon only), Welcome Cocktail Reception


September 19th, 2025: Exhibitor Hall & Exhibits Open, Podium Presentations, Evening Gala Event


September 20th, 2025: Exhibitor Hall & Exhibits Open, Podium Presentations



Sunscreen SymposiumTM: 2025 Podium and Poster Presentations: timeline and key dates to be announced, Summer 2024






1. Efficacy SPF/UVA test methods; available filters by region; materials or processes that improve efficacy; instrumentation or software that aids in predictability; misinformation surrounding sunscreen efficacy

2. Safety - to people and the environment; addressing misinformation around sunscreen product safety and consumer trust; retailer "no" lists

3. Formulating cosmetically acceptable / inclusive sunscreen products

4. Registration / Regulatory requirements for marketing sunscreen products globally

5. Sustainability efforts and advances

6. Freedom to Operate / Patent Protection 

*However, FLSCC Board will review all abstracts of relevance to the sunscreen industry.   Thank you for your interest.



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