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CTFAS Forum! The Changing Landscape of the Cosmetic Industry takes place in Singapore

Organised by The Cosmetic, Toiletry & Fragrance Association of Singapore (CTFAS), this Cosmetic Leaders Forum 2016 takes place on 4 November 2016 and is dedicated to the future of the cosmetic industry. Consumers are changing their habits; free trade agreements are changing the world in which we operate and the trade we know today is evolving at a high pace. How is this going to affect each and every one of us?

Mr. Le Quang Lan, Assistant Director, Trade Facilitation Division, ASEAN Secretariat, will give us details on the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) and how it is reshaping the working relationships amongst ASEAN countries. How can companies seize this opportunity? Hear from Mr. Deepak Chandran, Chief Financial Officer, how Wipro-Unza leverages on AEC in expanding into Southeast Asia, China and beyond.

Singapore as well as 11 other countries signed the TPP, a comprehensive trade agreement among countries around the Pacifc Rim. Mr. Benjamin Tan, a member of the Ministry of Trade and Industry Singapore (MTI) delegation at the TPP, will explain what is at stake. We will hear on how to be ready and ride on the wave of this agreement.

Consumers’ buying habits are changing. We all know about e-commerce, but how these habits are influencing the actual purchases? Let’s hear from Ms. Cheryl Ng, Client Consultant,
Euromonitor on the Skin Care Outlook in the World and Asia Pacifc in particular.

Mr. Steven Watson, Head of Consumer Insights @Google will tell us all about the changes in Consumers behavior.

Facebook will explain the impact of social media and, Ms. Richa Goswani, Head of Digital, Consumer Healthcare @ Johnson & Johnson will present on e-commerce evolution.


Who should attend?

The program is targeted towards all companies’ executives interested in knowing more about the changes of the environment in which we operate and how the consumers’ changing behaviour is going to influence our way of doing business.

For more information, please see the brochure or go to the CTFAS website

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