ICMAD Events

Learn about ICMAD's networking events.

  • Selling Cosmetics in Chile

    August 19, 2014

    ICMAD and the U.S. Commercial Service are partnering to offer a series of webinars on “A Practical Guide to Selling Cosmetics Overseas.” Together, we have developed six webinars to introduce companies interested in selling to new international markets. Featured speakers will be U.S. Commercial Service in-country specialists to discuss the market and distribution channels, and experts from local government agencies or regulatory consultants to explain the registration processes in each country. Register for this Event

  • Cosmetic Innovator of the Year (CITY) Awards

    June 2014

    The CITY Awards honor innovation within the cosmetic and personal care industry. Members and nonmembers of ICMAD are encouraged to enter new products within the marketplace. Submission for the competition begin in February and are announced at the dinner, which is typically held in June each year. View photos from this year's event.


    Young Designers Competition and Dinner

    March 2014

    2014 keynote speaker: Kathy Ireland

    The Young Designer's competition awards the best design students around the country through their creativity and ingenuity. The event allows you to network with your peers and hear from key industry speakers. View photos from last year's event.


    Get With It...Get Healthy

    Started in 2012, Get With It…Get Healthy presents a yearly charity event which currently benefits Look Good…Feel Better. Previous hosts have included Dr. Howard Murad, founder of the University of Inclusive Health, and Kathy Kaehler, fitness trainer.

    Look Good… Feel Better is dedicated to improving the self-esteem and quality of life of people undergoing treatment for cancer. The program helps improve their self image and appearance through complimentary group, individual, and self-help beauty sessions that create a sense of support, confidence, courage, and community. View photos from this year's event.


    FDA Workshop

    This all-day seminar covesr some of the latest issues in the cosmetic and personal care products industry:

    • Updates on U.S. FDA activities
    • The latest information on the labeling of over-the-counter drugs and cosmetics- interactive exercise
    • Legal issues in the manufacture and distribution of cosmetics
    • How to substantiate the safety of your cosmetics and what can happen if you don’t

    This workshop will be held in February 2015.