Revolutionary scientific practices are critical to the progress of a multitude of industries. As a prime pillar of the crime prevention and justice systems that relies on science and research, forensic teams are a crucial component of the law enforcement value chain supporting the timely identification of criminals and their motives.

Featuring strategic and technical sessions, the Forensic science conference will gather international experts, scientists, and researchers to underline the latest scientific and technical advances in forensics that are catalysing crime scene investigation, evidence analysis, criminal identification, and prosecution.

Agenda

Tuesday 7 March 2023

11:30 - 11:45

Keynote

Strategic session

Location: THEATRE 5

Enhancing global forensic regulations, ethics, and compliance to support investigations and criminal justice systems

Track: Forensic Science

11:50 - 12:35

Leadership panel

Strategic session

Location: THEATRE 5

Future of forensics: adopting forensic data integration and analytics for faster criminal identification

Track: Forensic Science

12:40 - 13:25

Leadership panel

Strategic session

Location: THEATRE 5

Nurturing competent forensic teams: enhancing forensic research and development skillsets amongst police and law enforcement agencies

Track: Forensic Science

Wednesday 8 March 2023

09:00 - 09:10

Location: THEATRE 4

Welcome remarks by Dubai Police

09:15 - 09:35

Keynote

Technical Session

Location: THEATRE 4

Modernising forensic sciences for future crime forms

Track: Forensic Science

09:50 - 10:35

Leadership panel

Location: THEATRE 4

Evolutions in trace DNA and DNA transfer

Track: Biology and DNA

09:50 - 10:35

Leadership panel

Location: THEATRE 5

Technological revolution: is it working with or against digital forensics?

11:35 - 12:35

Location: THEATRE 3

Breakout session | Technical sessions | Forensic engineering

12:35 - 13:30

Lunch

13:30 - 14:15

Location: THEATRE 1

Panel discussion | Technical session Forensic Medicine

13:30 - 14:15

Location: THEATRE 3

Breakout session | Panel discussion | Technical session Forensic chemistry and toxicology

14:20 - 15:20

Technical sessions | Forensic medicine

14:20 - 15:20

Location: THEATRE 3

Breakout session | Technical sessions | Forensic chemistry and toxicology

Thursday 9 March 2023

09:30 - 10:15

Location: THEATRE 1

Nurturing competent forensic teams: enhancing forensic research and development skillsets amongst police and law enforcement agencies

10:30 - 11:15

Location: THEATRE 1

Panel discussion | Technical session Forensic engineering

10:30 - 11:15

Location: THEATRE 3

Breakout session | Panel discussion | Technical session Forensic psychology

11:20 - 12:20

Location: THEATRE 1

Technical session | Forensic engineering

11:20 - 12:20

Location: THEATRE 3

Breakout session | Technical session | Forensic psychology

12:20 - 13:30

Lunch

13:30 - 13:45

Location: THEATRE 1

Panel discussion | Technical session | Fire investigations and ballistics

13:30 - 13:45

Location: THEATRE 3

Breakout session | Panel discussion | Technical session Digital forensics

13:50 - 14:50

Location: THEATRE 1

Technical sessions | Fire investigations and ballistics

13:50 - 14:50

Location: THEATRE 3

Breakout session | Technical sessions | Digital forensics