• Guy Parker (ASA) takes over as EASA Chairperson.
  • Colombia (CONARP) and Mexico (CONAR) become corresponding members.
  • EU Commission’s Community of Practice on Better Co- and Self- Regulation is launched – EASA representatives are invited to sit on the Steering Group.
  • EASA, Ethics and Education: 3E project launches and EDU taskforce is established.
  • EASA carries out Gap Analysis project for Cosmetics Europe.
  • 10thannual Best Practice Awards – winner: the Clearcast SRO (UK); the ASB SRO (Australia) receives outstanding achievement award for their work with APEC.