The goal of the Social Action elective at Shout Conference is to inspire people to make a difference in the area that God has called them to, empowering more of us to go “into all the world” and reach a lost and broken humanity. 

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This year we are honoured to have Professor PAUL MATTS speaking.

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Professor Paul Matts is a proponent of Community Dermatology and involved in and highly passionate about several projects in Africa related to skin disease and its prevention / treatment using low-cost, sustainable materials. In particular, he co-founded the Ethiopian NGO “Action on Podoconiosis” and a UK Charitable Trust “Skin Health For All”, in 2012. Paul has spent the majority of his career conducting research and developing methods to feed the technology pipelines of some of the Company’s largest brands (such as Olay, Max Factor and SK-II, as well as working directly with the Dolce & Gabbana and Gucci fashion houses). As the senior technologist in the Skin Care category, he has specific expertise in measurement and modelling of all aspects of skin structure, function and appearance, sun protection and the psychology of perception of skin, among other areas. Paul is a regular keynote speaker and contributor to a wide variety of external academic and industry conferences and meetings, both within the UK and internationally. Paul is married with three children and they have all been an intimate part of the Equippers Surrey family since 2011.