تحت رعاية صاحب السمو الشيخ محمد بن راشد آل مكتوم نائب رئيس الدولة رئيس مجلس الوزراء حاكم دبي

Under the Patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai

14 – 17 March 2022 Dubai Exhibition Centre Expo 2020United Arab Emirates

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The Forensic Science Conference offers access to the latest industry knowledge and research findings, technical expertise, state of the art technologies and industry best practices.

The conference programme comprises of strategic keynotes and panel discussions in addition to technical sessions created through the call for papers that is open for abstract submissions to all law enforcement agencies and private entities operating within the global forensics sectors. All submitted abstracts will go through an unbiased two-stage review and evaluation process by the Forensics Scientific Committee, comprising of the senior forensics experts from the law enforcement industry. Successful authors will be invited to speak at the conference's technical sessions.

The conference will cover the entire forensics value chain including genetics, toxicology, digital forensics, fire scene investigations and forensic psychology.

Call for papers guidelines Submit your abstracts Download Forensic Science Conference Brochure 

 

Abstracts Submission Deadline: Friday 28 January 2022

For any queries regarding Call for Papers, contact us at

CALL FOR PAPERS CATEGORIES

Future of forensic genetics

Forensic chemistry and toxicology

Evidence-based child interviewing in major crimes

Forensic medicine

Fingerprints identification

Challenges and opportunities in fire investigation

Crime scene investigation during crisis

Electronic evidence and forensics

CONFERENCE THEMES INCLUDE
  • Crime scene management     
  • Artificial intelligence and forensics
  • Cyber forensics
  • 3D facial reconstruction
  • Forensic psychology
  • Forensic toxicology
  • Fire Scene Investigation

09:30 - 09:40

Opening remarks by Dubai Police

Room A

Maj. Gen. Dr. Ahmad Eid Al Mansouri

Director - General Department Of Forensic Science And Criminology

Dubai Police

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Opening remarks by Dubai Police

Room A

Maj. Gen. Dr. Ahmad Eid Al Mansouri

Director - General Department Of Forensic Science And Criminology, Dubai Police

09:40 - 10:30

Diving into the chemistry of dermatoglyphics

Keynote | Room A

Keynote:

Prof. Simona Francese

Professor of Forensic and Bioanalytical Mass Spectrometry

Sheffield Hallam University

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IconTuesday 15 March 2022

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Diving into the chemistry of dermatoglyphics

Keynote | Room A

Prof. Simona Francese

Professor of Forensic and Bioanalytical Mass Spectrometry, Sheffield Hallam University

10:45 - 12:50

Breakout session 1 | The future of forensic genetics

Room A

 

10.45 – 11.30 | Panel discussion


11:30 – 11:50 | Technical Presentation 1


11:50 – 12:10 | Technical Presentation 2


12:10 – 12:30 | Technical Presentation 3


12:30 – 12:50 | Technical Presentation 4


Panelists:

Prof. Mark Shriver

Professor of Anthropology

Penn State University

Dr. Walther Parson

Assoc. Professor - Institute of Legal Medicine

Medical University of Innsbruck

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IconTuesday 15 March 2022

Icon10:45 - 12:50

Breakout session 1 | The future of forensic genetics

Room A

 

10.45 – 11.30 | Panel discussion


11:30 – 11:50 | Technical Presentation 1


11:50 – 12:10 | Technical Presentation 2


12:10 – 12:30 | Technical Presentation 3


12:30 – 12:50 | Technical Presentation 4


Prof. Mark Shriver

Professor of Anthropology, Penn State University

Dr. Walther Parson

Assoc. Professor - Institute of Legal Medicine, Medical University of Innsbruck

10:45 - 12:50

Breakout session 2 | Fingerprints identifications

Room C

 

10.45 – 11.30 | Panel discussion


11:30 – 11:50 | Technical Presentation 1


11:50 – 12:10 | Technical Presentation 2


12:10 – 12:30 | Technical Presentation 3


12:30 – 12:50 | Technical Presentation 4


Panelists:

Dr. Robert Green

Reader - Forensic Science

University of Kent

Anne Steinmetz

Forensic Supervisor

City of Glendale

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IconTuesday 15 March 2022

Icon10:45 - 12:50

Breakout session 2 | Fingerprints identifications

Room C

 

10.45 – 11.30 | Panel discussion


11:30 – 11:50 | Technical Presentation 1


11:50 – 12:10 | Technical Presentation 2


12:10 – 12:30 | Technical Presentation 3


12:30 – 12:50 | Technical Presentation 4


Dr. Robert Green

Reader - Forensic Science, University of Kent

Anne Steinmetz

Forensic Supervisor, City of Glendale

14:00 - 16:05

Breakout session 3 | Novel analytical techniques in forensic chemistry and toxicology

Room A

 

14:00 – 14:45 | Panel discussion


14:45 – 15:05 | Technical Presentation 1


15:05 – 15:25 | Technical Presentation 2


15:25 – 15:45 | Technical Presentation 3


15:45 – 16:05 | Technical Presentation 4


Panelists:

Prof. Simona Francese

Professor of Forensic and Bioanalytical Mass Spectrometry

Sheffield Hallam University

Dr. Jeremy Triplett

Lab Director

Kentucky State

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IconTuesday 15 March 2022

Icon14:00 - 16:05

Breakout session 3 | Novel analytical techniques in forensic chemistry and toxicology

Room A

 

14:00 – 14:45 | Panel discussion


14:45 – 15:05 | Technical Presentation 1


15:05 – 15:25 | Technical Presentation 2


15:25 – 15:45 | Technical Presentation 3


15:45 – 16:05 | Technical Presentation 4


Prof. Simona Francese

Professor of Forensic and Bioanalytical Mass Spectrometry, Sheffield Hallam University

Dr. Jeremy Triplett

Lab Director, Kentucky State

14:00 - 16:05

Breakout session 4 | Challenges and opportunities in fire investigation

Room C

 

14:00 – 14:45 | Panel discussion


14:45 – 15:05 | Technical Presentation 1


15:05 – 15:25 | Technical Presentation 2


15:25 – 15:45 | Technical Presentation 3


15:45 – 16:05 | Technical Presentation 4


Panelists:

Mike Vergon

Owner

Vergon & Associates Fire Investigation

John Golder

Principal Investigator

FORINCON

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IconTuesday 15 March 2022

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Breakout session 4 | Challenges and opportunities in fire investigation

Room C

 

14:00 – 14:45 | Panel discussion


14:45 – 15:05 | Technical Presentation 1


15:05 – 15:25 | Technical Presentation 2


15:25 – 15:45 | Technical Presentation 3


15:45 – 16:05 | Technical Presentation 4


Mike Vergon

Owner, Vergon & Associates Fire Investigation

John Golder

Principal Investigator, FORINCON

16:00 - 17:00

Student posters

Exhibition Floor | Forensics Zone

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Icon16:00 - 17:00

Student posters

Exhibition Floor | Forensics Zone

09:00 - 09:30

Future of forensics – how innovation paves the way for faster criminal identification

Keynote | Room A

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IconWednesday 16 March 2022

Icon09:00 - 09:30

Future of forensics – how innovation paves the way for faster criminal identification

Keynote | Room A

09:30 - 10:30

Next-generation forensics: how technology will catalyse forensics and aid faster criminal identification

Panel discussion | Room A

Panelists:

Dr. Mehzeb Chowdhury

Senior Lecturer - Robotic Crime Scene and Forensics

University of West England

Prof. Ernesto Damiani

Senior Director - Robotics and Intelligent Systems Institute

Khalifa University

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IconWednesday 16 March 2022

Icon09:30 - 10:30

Next-generation forensics: how technology will catalyse forensics and aid faster criminal identification

Panel discussion | Room A

Dr. Mehzeb Chowdhury

Senior Lecturer - Robotic Crime Scene and Forensics, University of West England

Prof. Ernesto Damiani

Senior Director - Robotics and Intelligent Systems Institute, Khalifa University

10:45 - 12:50

Breakout session 1 | Evidence-based child interviewing in major crimes

Room A

 

10:45 – 11:30 | Panel discussion


11:30 – 11:50 | Technical Presentation 1


11:50 – 12:10 | Technical Presentation 2


12:10 – 12:30 | Technical Presentation 3


12:30 – 12:50 | Technical Presentation 4


Panelists:

Prof. Ray Bull

Professor Emeritus - Forensic Psychology

University of Leicester

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IconWednesday 16 March 2022

Icon10:45 - 12:50

Breakout session 1 | Evidence-based child interviewing in major crimes

Room A

 

10:45 – 11:30 | Panel discussion


11:30 – 11:50 | Technical Presentation 1


11:50 – 12:10 | Technical Presentation 2


12:10 – 12:30 | Technical Presentation 3


12:30 – 12:50 | Technical Presentation 4


Prof. Ray Bull

Professor Emeritus - Forensic Psychology , University of Leicester

10:45 - 12:50

Breakout session 2 | Crime scene investigations during crisis situations

Room C

 

10:45 – 11:30 | Panel discussion


11:30 – 11:50 | Technical Presentation 1


11:50 – 12:10 | Technical Presentation 2


12:10 – 12:30 | Technical Presentation 3


12:30 – 12:50 | Technical Presentation 4


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IconWednesday 16 March 2022

Icon10:45 - 12:50

Breakout session 2 | Crime scene investigations during crisis situations

Room C

 

10:45 – 11:30 | Panel discussion


11:30 – 11:50 | Technical Presentation 1


11:50 – 12:10 | Technical Presentation 2


12:10 – 12:30 | Technical Presentation 3


12:30 – 12:50 | Technical Presentation 4


14:00 - 16:05

Breakout session 3 | Best practices and innovation in forensic medicine during crisis

Room A

 

14:00 – 14:45 | Panel discussion


14:45 – 15:05 | Technical Presentation 1


15:05 – 15:25 | Technical Presentation 2


15:25 – 15:45 | Technical Presentation 3


15:25 – 16:05 | Technical Presentation 4


Panelists:

Prof. Djordje Alempijevic

Head of Forensic Medicine

University of Belgrade

Prof. Duarte Nuno Vieira

Full Professor - Forensic Medicine, Forensic Sciences, Ethics & Medical Law

University of Coimbra

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IconWednesday 16 March 2022

Icon14:00 - 16:05

Breakout session 3 | Best practices and innovation in forensic medicine during crisis

Room A

 

14:00 – 14:45 | Panel discussion


14:45 – 15:05 | Technical Presentation 1


15:05 – 15:25 | Technical Presentation 2


15:25 – 15:45 | Technical Presentation 3


15:25 – 16:05 | Technical Presentation 4


Prof. Djordje Alempijevic

Head of Forensic Medicine, University of Belgrade

Prof. Duarte Nuno Vieira

Full Professor - Forensic Medicine, Forensic Sciences, Ethics & Medical Law, University of Coimbra

14:00 - 16:05

Breakout session 4 | Advances in electronic evidence and forensics

Room C

 

14:00 – 14:45 | Panel discussion


14:45 – 15:05 | Technical Presentation 1


15:05 – 15:25 | Technical Presentation 2


15:25 – 15:45 | Technical Presentation 3


15:25 – 16:05 | Technical Presentation 4


Panelists:

Dr. Joshua James

Consultant

United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)

Prof. Hassan Ugail

Professor of Visual Computing

University of Bradford

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IconWednesday 16 March 2022

Icon14:00 - 16:05

Breakout session 4 | Advances in electronic evidence and forensics

Room C

 

14:00 – 14:45 | Panel discussion


14:45 – 15:05 | Technical Presentation 1


15:05 – 15:25 | Technical Presentation 2


15:25 – 15:45 | Technical Presentation 3


15:25 – 16:05 | Technical Presentation 4


Dr. Joshua James

Consultant, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)

Prof. Hassan Ugail

Professor of Visual Computing, University of Bradford

16:10 - 17:00

Closing remarks and Student poster awards

Room A

Lt. Col. Dr. Rashed Al Ghafri

Director of Training & Development Department, General Department of Forensic Sciences & Criminology

Dubai Police

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IconWednesday 16 March 2022

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Closing remarks and Student poster awards

Room A

Lt. Col. Dr. Rashed Al Ghafri

Director of Training & Development Department, General Department of Forensic Sciences & Criminology, Dubai Police

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