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Wednesday - 08 September 2021

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HENKEL - click here to visit the website

Focus: Hair Aging and Texture Hair

13:30 - GET-TOGETHER AND REGISTRATION

14:00 - Click here to see the OPENING AND INTRODUCTION
Andrij Pich, DWI – Leibniz Institute, Germany
Carl-Uwe Schmidt, Wella, Germany

14:30 - Click here to see the Plenary Lecture:
Current Understanding on the Physiology of Human Scalp Hair Graying (Canities)
Desmond J. Tobin, Charles Institute of Dermatology, University College Dublin, Ireland

15:30 - INTERACTIVE COFFEE BREAK

A. Dive In Session „Meet the Plenary Speaker“
Meet Desmond J. Tobin and other experts in a lively face-to-face online discussion about the greying of hair.     

B. “Speed Dating” Session with DWI
You have the opportunity to get acquainted with our DWI experts from different research fields.

C. Connect Room
Interact with other HairS’21 participants in a more casual setting.

16:00 - Click here to see
Hair Aging: Variation by Race and Ethnicity

Neelam A. Vashi, MD, Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Medical Center, USA

16:30 - Click here to see
The Contribution of Curl to the Mechanical Response of Human Hair Fibres

Malebogo Ngoepe, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Cape Town, South Africa
Elsabe Cloete, Hair and Skin Research Lab, University of Cape Town, South Africa

17:00 - Click here to see
Grey Hair: Molecular and Structural Insights

Silvia Centeno Benigno & Oleksandra Kuzmich, DWI – Leibniz Institute, Germany

17:30 - Interactive Platform with DWI
In this session, you can meet the DWI Experts and gain insights into their works in a smaller setting.

18:00 - END

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Thursday - 09 September 2021

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WELLA - click here to visit the website

Focus: Innovative Materials

13:30 - GET-TOGETHER

14:00 - click here to see
New Bio-Based Hydrolyzed Corn Starch Hair Styling Polymer for "Natural"
Styling Benefits       
Kinjal Joshi, DOW Silicones, Belgium

14:30 - click here to see the Plenary Lecture
Cell Membrane Lipids - Function and Impact on Hair Health

Jennifer Marsh, P&G, USA

15:30 - INTERACTIVE COFFEE BREAK
A. Dive In Session „Meet the Plenary Speaker“
Meet Jennifer Marsh  and other experts in a lively face-to-face online discussion about the Cell Membrane Lipids..        

B. Brainstorming Session: „Sustainability in Hair Care“
While this topic is very high on the agenda of every hair care player, the questions on how many of these ambitions are hitting the shelves and, more importantly, the consumer in a meaningful way remain to be explored.

The purpose of this brainstorming session is to chat & connect, which has been a challenge on its own in the past 18 months, and ideally have a vivid discussion to gain a fresh perspective on this topic.

C. Connect Room
Interact with other HairS'21 participants in a more casual setting.

16:00 - click here to see
A New Class of Aqueous Cationic Dispersion Polyurethanes for Oxidation and Semi-Permanent Colors

Narjis Ali Askar, Lubrizol Advanced Materials, USA

16:30 - click here to see
A Novel Terminal Hydroxyamino Silicone that Delivers Multifunctional Benefits to Damaged Hair

Charlene Courtet, DOW Silicones, Belgium

17:00 - click here to see
A Nanoscale Coating for Hair

Cesar Rodriguez-Emmenegger, DWI – Leibniz Institute, Germany

17:30 - Interactive Platform with DWI
You can meet the DWI Experts and gain insights into their works in a smaller setting.

18:00 - END

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Friday - 10. September 2021

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BASF - click here to visit the website

Focus: Genetics and Analytics

13:30 - GET-TOGETHER

14:00 - Genetics of Female Pattern Hair Loss
Regina C. Betz, Institute of Human Genetics, University of Bonn, Germany

14:30 - Plenary Lecture: Genetics of Male Pattern Hair Loss
Stefanie Heilmann-Heimbach, Institute of Human Genetics, University of Bonn, Germany

15:30 - INTERACTIVE COFFEE BREAK

A. Dive In Session „Meet the Plenary Speaker“
Meet Stefanie Heilmann-Heimbach and other experts in a lively face-to-face online discussion about Hair Loss.

B. Brainstorming Session “Diversity & Inclusion: Implications on Hair Care”
Arguably a topic with many different interpretations, perceptions, and expectations. This brainstorming session presents a great opportunity to hear different opinions and possible approaches from the highly diverse audience in attendance on how the hair care industry can best contribute to making D&I happen. Just as the sustainability session, the primary purpose of this session remains the same, which is to chat and connect with each other after such a long time.

C. Connect Room
Interact with other HairS’21 participants in a more casual setting.

16:00 - Specialty Fiber Identification in SEM Images Using Machine Learning
Oliver Rippel, Institute of Imaging & Computer Vision, RWTH Aachen University, Germany

16:30 - Investigating the Mechanical Properties of Different Polymers by DHCR and Torsion-Pendulum
Clarissa Brechtken, Henkel, Germany

17:00 - The Surface Properties and Water Adsorption Behaviour of Hair Fibers
Meishan Guo, Surface Measurement Systems, UK

17:30 - BEST PAPER AWARDS / CLOSING REMARKS

18:00 - END