Delegate Profile

Philippe Papadimitriou

Job TitleScientific Director

Company NameHormeta Switzerland


Philippe Papadimitriou conducted studies in biochemistry at the University of Geneva in Switzerland, where he majored in pharmacology and neurosciences. He is a member of the Jury at the International Exhibition of Inventions of Geneva, the biggest fair for inventions worldwide, in the class “food, drinks, cosmetics, paramedical, health and hygiene” since 2004. He is also an active member of the Swiss Society of Cosmetic Chemists. Philippe collected more than 10 awards for innovative ideas, formulation and products at Hormeta Switzerland, where he now sits as Scientific Director.

Thanks to his strong background in physiology and cell biology and his general knowledge within cosmetics, he today besides acts as a consultant for various entities: cosmetic companies, raw material manufacturers, authorities, start-ups, but also contract research organizations, assisting the latter developing new methodologies for safety and efficacy testing


Conference Sessions

  • Minimalistic approach to efficiency-centered formulation: perspectives and pitfalls

    Tuesday16:00 - 16:2519 Nov 2019
    Leonardo Royal Hotel London Tower Bridge

    To detach oneself from the superfluous and to keep a focus on what's essential is known as minimalism. This concept translates in much more subtle terms into co...

    • Language: English