Standards Adoption Workshop: The benefits of using Cosmetics Standards

Registration is closed.

28th May, Wednesday
1:30pm to 5:30pm

E1.6, SMF House, Level 1, 2985 Jalan Bukit Merah Singapore 159457


Standards Adoption Workshop

Biomedical Standards Industry Series 2014

The benefit of using Cosmetic Standards

Date: 28 May 2014, Wedneday
Time: 1.30pm to 5.30pm
Venue: SMF House, E1.6

Level 1

2985 Jalan Bukit Merah

Singapore 159457

Contact Us

Enquiries: Ms Cynthia Toh
DID: 68263117


Registration Details

Registration form can be found in the attached PDF, or obtained via email from our contact person.

1) Registration Fees : $20.14 (inclusive of GST).

    (on first-come-first -serve basis due to limited seats per workshop).

2) Email the completed form to, or

     Fax the completed form to: 6826-3008 (Attention: Ms Cynthia Toh).

3) Make cheque payable to “Singapore Manufacturing Federation”. On the reverse of cheque, please indicate Name, I/C number, SDO-28/05/2014.
    Mail the completed form together with cheque and attention to :
    Ms Cynthia Toh
    Singapore Manufacturing Federation
    2985 Jalan Bukit Merah
    Singapore 159457

Registration Closing Date: 27th May 2014



The Biomedical Standards Industry Series consists of a series of in-depth briefing sessions/workshops for biomedical-related companies that are interested and ready for standards implementation. These workshops will cover new and existing standards. Alongside with the long-term strategy towards economic restructuring and improving productivity, standards implementation is another pathway towards improving company’s productivity, branding, economic competitiveness and assisting its foray into international markets.

At this session/workshop, participants will gain in-depth knowledge on the benefits of cosmetics standards. Standards partners from the Biomedical Standards Committee and National Mirror Working Group ISO/TC 217 as well as industry experts will share how they have leveraged on standards to address some of their challenges and opportunities in the field of cosmetics manufacturing and distribution.

Participants will also obtain insight on how standards can help their organisations gain market access, improve the quality of products & services and raise in-house productivity.


Who Should Attend

  • Biomedical professionals
  • Healthcare officers and service providers
  • Clinical researchers and research scientists
  • Laboratory managers and technical officers
  • Distributors and retailers in personal care industry


Key Highlights

  • What are standards and its relevance to current cosmetic industry issues
  • How standards address risk in the cosmetic industry
  • Sharing by industry on the benefits of standards implementation
  • Government initiatives to support standards adoption and implementation

Participant will receive a Certificate of Attendance at the end of the workshop.


Programme Details

Time Events
1:30 pm Registration
2:00 pm The Relevance of International Standards in Cosmetics
Dr Khoo Keng Meng, PhD (Biochemistry), LLM (Distinction) Commercial Law, Head of Regulatory (Asia Pacific), Lonza
3:15 pm Refreshments/Tea-Break/Networking
3:45 pm Good Manufacturing Practices Good Distribution Practices (GMPGDP)
Ms Stephanie Chan, Bsc Hons, Master (Cosmetic Chemistry), Secretary, Cosmetic, Toiletry & Fragrance Association of Singapore (CTFAS)
4:45 pm National Standardisation Program
5:00 pm Government initiatives to support Standards Adoption/Implementation
SME Centre of Excellence
5:15 pm Question and Answer
5:30 pm End


Terms & Conditions

1) No refund or deferment of attendance is allowed if participant fails to turn up for session/workshop on SMF-SDO stipulated start date and/or time of session/workshop.

2) When a session/workshop is cancelled, fail to commence or complete by SMF-SDO, participant may withdraw from the briefing session/workshop with a full refund of paid attendance fee or defer attendance to another date, if any, set by SMF-SDO.

3) Notice of change in participant’s name, organisation, address and contacts must be given in writing, not less than 3 working days before the briefing session/workshop commencement date.

4) SMF-SDO reserves the right to amend the programme and/or these terms and conditions without prior notice.



Programme is tentative and is subject to change at the sole discretion of Singapore Manufacturing Federation.

Should you require further information or assistance, kindly contact Ms Cynthia Toh at


Ms Cynthia Toh