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March 24

SCS Annual Conference - 2023 Highlights

The 2023 UK SCS Annual Conference took place in Cambridge, on 4th and 5th July 2023.

The theme was Success and Sustainability, the event was well attended, and those who came along enjoyed a diverse programme of fascinating topics, along with lively Panel Debates.

The annual Student Poster competition, which was won by Matthew Smith (Manchester University, UK) on “Commercial Sunscreens Protect Skin Commensal Bacteria from solar simulated radiation”.  All the students entering posters got vouchers from the SCS in recognition of their excellent submissions.

Some of the 2023 Annual Conference organising team (l-r) Ben Kyte (STEP Exhibitions), Vicky Chapman (STEP Exhibitions), Barbara Olioso (The Green Chemist Consultancy), Paul Cornwell (TRI Princeton), Shona Bear (SCS President, and Superdrug), Elisabeth Dufton (Surfachem), Gem Bektas (SCS), Amy Poulton (Croda), Barbara Brockway (Barbara Brockway Consultancy).