HUD Working Group at the 5 Continent Congress in Barcelona 2017

Thursday, August 31, 2017 from 14.00 – 18.00h

At the HUD Symposium in Barcelona we presented our activities with Home-Use Devices and the development of the HUD Group.




  • Godfrey Town: Welcome   
  • Sanne Gossens: Personal & Beauty Care Appliances in the New Medical Devices Regulation; A View from the Home Appliance Sector in Europe
  • Dominique du Crest: HUD Survey Monkey   
  • Michael Gold: Home-use Devices: New Thoughts, New Devices   
  • Mukta Sachdev: Home-use Devices: Positioning for the Dermatologist for all Skin Types   
  • Christine Dierickx: Non-invasive Skin Rejuvenation with Fractional Home-use Devices   
  • Rebecca Whittall: How online reviews affect a consumers perception of safety of home-use hair removal devices
  • Marion Geerlings: HUD Diagnostics & Data (Sensors, AI, Algors and IoT)  
  • Panel Discussion / Q&A
  • Coffee Break
  • Matthias Born: Innovations in phototherapy at home
  • Caerwyn Ash: Simulated comparison of consumer Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) & Laser Hair Removal Systems using computational methods
  • Jay Nash: Role of On-Board skin pigmentometer in reducing adverse events from light-based hair removal
  • Rebecca Whittall: Laser and Intense Pulsed Light home-use treatments: a comprehensive review of the literature
  • Panel Discussion / Q&A