Event schedule: 5th International Symposium on Corneotherapy

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The theme of this years Symposium is "Skin Microbiome and Corneotherapy"
Venue: Auckland Room 1, 4th Floor, Sky City Convention Centre

Friday, January 12th
13.00 -16.30: Registration, Welcome. Collection of welcome pack at Auckland Room 1, 4th floor Sky City Convention centre
17.30 - 18.30: Evening Get Together held at Auckland Room 1, Sky City Convention centre
18.30 - 18.45: Welcome to Symposium with Florence Barrett-Hill
18.45 - 19.00: Opening of the Symposium and Introduction by  Dr Hans Lautenschläger, PhD
19.00 - late: Welcome dinner at Auckland Room 1, Sky City Convention centre with entertainment by Alana Goldsmith

Saturday, January 13th
8.45 - 9.00: Preview of the Day's Format with Margaret Walsh
9.00 - 9.45: Skin Microbiome – Skin Inflammation. (Dermatology) Ben Roediger, PhD
9.45 - 10.30: AMPs – Fighting against Facultative Pathogenic Microbes (Microbiology) Dr Siouxsie Wiles, PhD
10.30 - 11.00: Refreshment break
11.00 - 11.45: Skin Microbiome & Dermatology (Dermatology) Dr. Chu Chia-Yu PhD
11.45 - 12.30: The Human Gut Microbiome and its Relationship to Human Health (Nutrition) Prof David Cameron-Smith, PhD
12.30 - 13.15: Living Foods Affect the Microbiome (Nutrition) Chef Craig Rodgers
13.15 - 14.15: Lunch
14.15 - 15.00: Microbiome-Human Genome (Biology) Ghita Lanzendörfer-Yu, PhD
15.00 - 15.45: Advanced Imaging Technology to Decipher Inflammatory Mechanisms (Physics) Ben Roediger, PhD
15.45 - 16.00: Discussion & Summary
16.00 - 16.30 Coffee Break
16.30 - 18.30: I.A.C. General Assembly
20.30 - late: Dinner at Orbit 360 Revolving Restaurant

Sunday, January 14th
8.45 - 9.00: Preview of the Day's Format with Margaret Walsh
9.00-9.45: The Effect of Preservatives on the Microbiome (Chemistry & Corneotherapy) Rachel Robertson
9.45 - 10.30: Does Laser Affect the Microbiome? (Physics) Trudy Fleming
10.30 - 11.00: Refreshment break
11.00 - 11.45: Current Stage of Corneotherapy Formulations (Corneotherapy) Dr Hans Lautenschläger, PhD
11.45 - 12.30: Re-establishing the Skin Microbiome with Corneotherapy (Corneotherapy) René Serbon 
12.30 - 13.15: Relevance of Microbiome for Corneotherapy (Corneotherapy) Florence Barrett-Hill
13.15 - 14.15: Lunch 
14.15 - 15.00: I.A.C. Symposium Closing Speeches; Florence Barrett-Hill, Hans Lautenschläger, PhD

Individual Tours & Walks

Company Information


International Association for Applied Corneotherapy

The International Association for Applied Corneotherapy (I.A.C.) is a registered, non-profit association with primary purposes and objectives of the advancement of scientific research in the realm of Corneotherapy and related sciences.


Executive Team

Florence Barrett-Hill - New Zealand
Dr. Hans Lautenschlager, Ph.D. - Germany

Margaret Walsh

Scientific Advisory Board:
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Lars Norlén.
Department of Dermatology, University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden.

Education Commission:
Florence Barrett-Hill
Rene Serbon
Alexandra J. Zani

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