Past Events

Thank you to Estée Lauder Companies who were our 2016 Event Sponsors

Cosmetics & Personal Care Conference 2016

Date: Monday 5th December 2016
Venue: Amora Hotel, 11 Jamison St, Sydney

Accord’s biennial Cosmetics & Personal Care Conference returned for 2016 and was not to be missed with attendees hailing the conference the best one yet!

The conference was run jointly with the Australian Society of Cosmetic Chemists (ASCC) with the theme Cosmetics – innovation, communication, contemporary regulation.  This year’s Conference showcased a range of experts in from the cosmetic industry in fields ranging from sun protection, microbiology, organic and natural cosmetics, cosmetic safety and other global trends.

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Innovation in Business: How your organisation can benefit

This event was proudly supported by Biz Better Together.

This event was held at the UTS Aerial Function Centre (UTS Building 10 Level 7, 235 Jones St Ultimo). The programme for the afternoon featured three interesting presentations, and included drinks & canapes, as follows:

3.30 – 4.00 pm Arrival afternoon tea
4.00 – 4.10 pm Accord
Welcome and introduction
4.10 – 4.40 pm Joel Dobrogosz (Senior Business Development Manager, Australian Business Consulting & Solutions)
Innovation through improvement – Business Propel
4.40 – 5.10 pm Dr Matthew Nussio (Manager – Industry Partnerships, Office of the Vice Chancellor and President, Monash University)
Engagement opportunities for industry with Monash University
5.10 – 5.40 pm Alison Covington (Founder & Managing Director, Good360)
The innovative Good360 initiative, and opportunities for your business
5.40 pm Drinks & canapes

Dream Ball 2016 – A wonderful evening of celebration!

Date: Friday, 26 August 2016
Venue: The Event Centre, The Star
Theme: Spring into spring

A wonderful evening of glamour, entertainment and fun. The event of the year for the cosmetics & personal care industry returned for 2016 and was a massive hit!
Spring into spring with Dream Ball, took place at The Star Events Centre on Friday 26 August. Dream Ball is a star studded annual event all for a great cause with all monies raised on the night being donated to Look Good Feel Better (LGFB).