Program Overview

Thursday 12th December 2019

8:15-8:30 Welcome & Inaugural Speeches

8:30-10:05 Inflammatory Skin Disorders I

State of the Art Lecture I

10:05-10:30 Coffee / Tea Break

10:30-12:25 Approaches for the Therapy of Skin Cancer

12:25-13:40 Lunch Break & Poster Presentation I

13:40-14:55 Developments in the Extraction of Biomarkers from the Skin

14:55-16:00 Inflammatory Skin Disorders II

16:00-16:25 Coffee / Tea Break

16:25-17:40 Skin Microbiota and Infection

State of the Art Lecture II

17:40-19:00 Skin Carcinogenesis , Models and Targets

19:00-20:00 Drink Reception & Music/ Dance Show

20:00-22:30 Dinner Buffet Reception

Friday 13th December 2019

8:15-8:55 Inflammatory Skin Disorders III

8:55-10:05 Iron,Mitochondria , Ferroptosis and Skin I

10:05-10:30 Coffee / Tea Break

10:30-11:30 Iron,Mitochondria, Ferroptosis and Skin II

11:30-12:30 Skin Photoageing ,Photodamage and Photoprotection I

12:30-13:40 Lunch Break & Poster Presentation II

13:40-15:20 Skin Photoageing,Photodamage and Photoprotection II

State of the Art Lecture III

15:20-15:40 Coffee / Tea Break

15:40-17:00 Topical Drug Delivery

17:00-18:20 Phytochemistry, Ethnopharmacology & Skin

18:20-18:30 Final Acknowledgements/ Best Poster & Oral Presentation Prize Draw.

Plenary and Keynote Lectures
Oral Presentation
Poster Sessions
Banquet Dinner


(1) Current therapies and future challenges for the therapy of skin disorders: Photosensitivity, psoriasis/ psoriatic arthritis, scleroderma, lupus, eczema and vitiligo ; (2) Innovations for skin wound healing and dressing; (3) Mechanism underlying a development melanoma and non melanoma skin cancer (4) Advances in the therapy of skin cancer (5) Topical photodynamic therapy of skin cancer; (6) Skin aging and novel approaches for photoprotection; (7) Topical drug delivery and optimisation