Conference Sessions

Select Criteria: Session Type = Conference Session - Main Stage

Tuesday, June 05, 2:45 PM - 3:05 PM

    The Société Internationale des Parfumeurs Créateurs (SIPC) is working to express a larger vision for perfumers and perfumery in the industry. Master perfumer, Calice Becker will present a brief intro on SIPC and the global association mission to defend the name of the perfumer/creator, including the need for perfumers to work with... Read More
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Calice Becker
    Speaker, Executive Perfumer
    International Society of Perfumer Creators (SIPC)
    Track(s)
    • 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)
      Panel Member
      Farah Ahmed
      President & Co, Speaker
      Fragrance Creators Association
      Panel Member
      Martina Bianchini
      Speaker
      IFRA-The International Fragrance Association
      Panel Member
      Pamela Oskiuta
      Senior Director of Sustainability
      SC Johnson
      • Conference Session - Main Stage

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

        In this talk, 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 perfume industry... Read More
        Speaker(s)
        Speaker
        Saskia Wilson-Brown
        Speaker
        The Institute of Art and Olfaction
        • Conference Session - Main Stage

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

          In recent years many companies embarked on a journey to redefine the purpose of their business and 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 has made noticeable progress... Read More
          Speaker(s)
          Speaker
          Bérangère Magarinos-Ruchat
          VP, Global Head of Sustainability
          Firmenich
          • Conference Session - Main Stage

          Wednesday, June 06, 3:25 PM - 3:50 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

            Wednesday, June 06, 4:05 PM - 4:50 PM

              What are the biggest changes that will shape the fragrance industry in the next decade? Fragrance industry executives from leading houses will join together on stage to discuss the state of the fragrance business and market, as well as key challenges and opportunities in the near term. Discussion points include: Current and... Read More
              Speaker(s)
              Panel Member
              Dionisio Ferenc
              Global VP Fine Fragrances
              International Flavors & Fragrances
              Moderator
              Farah Ahmed
              President & Co, Speaker
              Fragrance Creators Association
              Panel Member
              Felix Mayr-Harting
              Global Head of Fine Fragrances
              Givaudan
              Panel Member
              Jerry Vittoria
              President, Fine Fragrance Worldwide
              Firmenich
              Panel Member
              Ricardo Omori
              Senior Vice President, Global Find Fragrance & Speaker
              Symrise
              • Conference Session - Main Stage

              Thursday, June 07, 3:05 PM - 3:25 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
                Speaker
                Procter & Gamble
                • 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

                    Social media has changed—in an irreversible fashion—the way people desire, discover and understand perfumes. Laudamiel and Ryan 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

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