• Stéphane Martin takes over as EASA Chairperson.
  • Lucas Boudet is the new Director General of EASA.
  • The new International Council on Ad Self-Regulation, ICAS is launched, under the Chairmanship of José Domingo Gómez Castallo (Autocontrol). ICAS is now a full-fledged structure bringing together members from across the globe and extending to the United Stated with the U.S. Advertising Self-Regulatory Council.
  • Launch of new EASA website.
  • EU Commission recognises the role and effectiveness of advertising self-regulation in the Report on Cosmetics Regulation.
  • EU studies for REFIT and Impact assessment of AVMSD recognise the role and effectiveness of advertising self-regulation.
  • Reference to effective SR and CR expanded in Commission proposal on AVMSD.
  • First Cosmetics Advertising monitoring workshop.