Conference Sessions

Select Criteria: Session Type = Conference Session - Main Stage

Tuesday, June 05, 3:05 PM - 3:50 PM

    Fragrance has the power to enhance lives, bringing moments of delight and joy to the world. As the industry creates, innovates, and grows, it is critical that policies we advance – legislative, regulatory, and finished goods and retailer programs – foster our ability to continue enhancing lives. In this session,... Read More
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Deb Fiddelke
    Senior Director, Global Government Relations
    SC Johnson
    Speaker
    Farah Ahmed
    President & CEO
    IFRANA -- The Fragrance Association
    Speaker
    Martina Bianchini
    President
    The International Fragrance Association (IFRA)
    • Conference Session - Main Stage

    Tuesday, June 05, 4:05 PM - 4:25 PM

      In this talk, Turin and Wilson-Brown will discuss some of the challenges inherent in the recreation of historic perfumes, particularly, Jacque Fath's Iris Gris from 1947; as well as the importance of heritage in perfumery; the impact historic scents can have on the industry as a whole; and how the... Read More
      Speaker(s)
      Speaker
      Luca Turin, PhD
      Stavros Niarchos Researcher
      BSRC Alexander Fleming
      Speaker
      Saskia Wilson-Brown
      Executive Director
      The Institute for Art and Olfaction
      • Conference Session - Main Stage

      Tuesday, June 05, 4:30 PM - 4:50 PM

        In recent years many CEOs companies embarked on a journey to redefine the purpose of their business and the purpose of their brands. This broad movement in today’s business should make us reflect on the purpose of our industry. While we are sometimes challenged by new consumers expectations our industry... Read More
        Speaker(s)
        Speaker
        Bérangère Magarinos-Ruchat
        VP, Global Head of Sustainability
        Firmenich
        • Conference Session - Main Stage

        Wednesday, June 06, 3:05 PM - 3:25 PM

          This presententation surveys the cultural and business landscape from which niche perfumery originated, including its subsequent category splintering. Bulliqi will discuss what consumer behavior and shifts in scent culture over the last twenty years can tell us about the future of niche perfumery in terms of brand marketing, perfumers’ creative... Read More
          Speaker(s)
          Speaker
          Eddie Bulliqi
          Fragrance journalist
          • Conference Session - Main Stage

          Thursday, June 07, 3:05 PM - 3:25 PM

            Social media has changed—in an irreversible fashion—the way people desire, discover and understand perfumes. Laudamiel and Ryaacn share their unique initiatives of telling the public the story of how fine fragrances are actually created to enhance the general appreciation around perfume making. Consumers now demand knowledge, transparency, and authenticity in... Read More
            Speaker(s)
            Speaker
            Christophe Laudamiel
            Master Perfumer
            DreamAir NYC
            Speaker
            Josiah Ryan
            Senior Producer - Social Media
            CNN
            • Conference Session - Main Stage

            Thursday, June 07, 3:30 PM - 3:50 PM

              Our industry is at a crossroad. On one hand it is the most vibrant it has been in a long time and enjoying growth, but on the other, it is facing significant threats that if not addressed could curtail our growth significantly. Some of the threats are external and known,... Read More
              Speaker(s)
              Speaker
              Miguel Alemañy
              Director of R&D, Flavors and Fragrances
              Procter & Gamble
              • Conference Session - Main Stage

              Thursday, June 07, 4:05 PM - 4:25 PM

                In 1947, Tide was introduced to the public following a successful market test as the first synthetic heavy-duty granular detergent. The same year, the perfume for the detergent was added. This date marks the beginning of a journey that has, to a large degree, influenced the perfume industry and shaped the olfactive landscape... Read More
                Speaker(s)
                Speaker
                Rafael Trujillo
                Research Fellow Perfumer
                P&G
                • Conference Session - Main Stage

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