Program of the Forum-2024

This program is constantly updated
SATURDAY 06.04.2024
11:00-20:00
11:00 - 19:30 Shows and Workshops on the Main Stage
11:00 - 19:45 Workshops, lectures, master-classes (simultaneously in 6 conference rooms)
11:00 - 19:30 Lottery draws (only among holders of online tickets)
11:00 - 19:45 Kids' Corner Activities and Workshops
12:00 - 19:00 Conference and Promo Events for Professional Participants
14:00 - 19:30 Presentations of companies-participants in B2C Hall

SUNDAY 07.04.2024
11:00-18:00
11:00 - 17:30 Shows and Workshops on the main stage
11:00 - 17:45 Workshops, lectures, master-classes
11:00 - 17:30 Lottery draws among holders of online tickets
11:00 - 17:45 Kids Corner Activities and Workshops
11:00 - 16:00 SPA Massage Competition
12:00 - 17:30 Presentations and promo events in B2B Hall
13:00 - 17:30 Presentations of companies-participants in B2C Hall

HBF
Professional
Conference
Panel Discussions and Expert Talks for professionals in the Health&Beauty industry
Saturday 6th of April

12:00-12:45 Innovations in Oncology Treatments
13:00-13:45 Nutritiology: Emerging Tendencies and Studies
14:00-14:45 Hydrothermal SPA Hygiene through the Proper Design (by Costas Kouzis, WetRox Spa Design) and Innovations in SPA Equipment (by Diana Kanunnikova, Savallos Group)
15:00-15:45 Innovative Discoveries Today, Practical Treatments Tomorrow: Blending Advanced Science with Daily Medical Practices
16:00-16:45 Activating Wellness Business Models in Hotels and Day Spas (Talk by Jean-Guy de Gabriac, CEO at Tip Touch International, Founder of World Wellness Weekend)
17:00-17:45 How to run your Spa and Wellness Operation Successfully (Panel discussion moderated by George Tavelis, President of Cyprus SPA Association)
17:00-17:45 Social Media as a tool to bring new clients for Health and Beauty professionals (Stavriana Nathanail, Head, Opium Works Digital Agency)

Sunday 7th of April

12:00-12:45 The Contribution of Nanotechnology in Cosmetics (Talk by Dr. Marios Stylianou, Ph.D. in Chemistry, Coordinator Aesthetics Study Program, Intercollege)
13:00-13:45 Power of brand and design in the Health and Beauty Industry (by Martin Zarian, Co-Founder, Brand Strategist, Factory 39)
14:00-14:45 Comprehensive Insights into Nail Health: Disorders and Maintenance Techniques
15:00-15:45 Maximizing Mobile Engagement: Tailoring Ads with AI for the Health & Beauty Sector (by Maxim Babichev, Global Business Development, Green Grey Holding)
16:00-16:45 Understanding the Microbiome's Role in Health and Skin Condition
17:00-17:45 Cutting-Edge Skin Care Techniques: Merging Dermatological and Aesthetic Practices

Public Lectures
All lectures, workshops, seminars are offered to the Forum visitors with no extra charge.
  • Ophthalmology: Modern Solutions for Age-Related Vision Changes
  • Gynecology: Navigating Menopause: Health and Wellness Strategies
  • Dermatology: Sun Protection and Skin Health in the Mediterranean Climate
  • Cardiology: Heart Health for Women: Prevention and Early Detection
  • Endocrinology: Understanding Thyroid Disorders in Women
  • Gastroenterology: Gut Health and Nutrition: Keys to Women's Well-being
  • Orthopedics: Osteoporosis Prevention and Bone Health in Women
  • Psychiatry: Managing Stress and Anxiety in Mid-Life
  • Neurology: Recognizing and Addressing Migraine Triggers
  • Nutrition: Balanced Diets for a Healthy Lifestyle at Every Age
  • Age-Defying Secrets: Understanding Anti-Aging Skincare
  • Aromatherapy Essentials: Enhancing Wellness with Natural Scents
  • Mindful Eating: A Holistic Approach to Nutrition and Wellness
  • Yoga for Every Body: Tailoring Practices for Diverse Needs
  • Acupressure for Self-Care: Simple Techniques for Stress Relief
  • The Art of Self-Confidence: Beauty from the Inside Out
  • Healthy Hair Habits: Tips for Strong, Vibrant Hair
  • Makeup Mastery: Everyday Looks in Under 10 Minutes
  • Personalized Fitness: Creating an Effective Home Workout Routine
  • Family Wellness: Integrating Health into Your Home Life
  • The Power of Posture: Alignment Techniques for Better Health
  • Holistic Dental Care: Natural Approaches to Oral Health
  • Superfoods Uncovered: Boosting Health with Power-Packed Nutrition
  • Mindfulness Meditation: Techniques for Stress Reduction and Clarity
  • Beauty: Natural Remedies for Common Skin Concerns
  • Exploring Reflexology: Benefits for Health and Relaxation
  • Creative Movement: Dance Therapy for Emotional Well-being
  • Healthy Sleep Habits: Strategies for Restorative Rest
  • DIY Beauty: Homemade Skincare and Beauty Products
  • The Art of Perfumery: Crafting Your Signature Scent

HBF CYPRUS MASSAGE COMPETITION 2024

Massage categories:
  1. Freestyle Massage: combination of different types of massage techniques, mobilization massage, bodywork etc.
  2. Freestyle Sports Massage: deep tissue massage, myofascial release therapy (MFR), muscle energy technique (MET), neuromuscular techniques, stretching etc.
The panel of judges consists of members of the Board of Directors of the Cyprus Spa Association as well as selected representatives of the Cyprus Spa and Beauty industry. All are skilled experts in their field.

The judges will evaluate the participants and award points separately for each of the following criteria:
  • Techniques
  • Ergonomics
  • Flow
  • Innovation and development of new methods
  • Client contact