1st International Human Identification E-Symposium (HumID 2005)

Venue: Online

Location: Online, Other

Event Date/Time: Apr 14, 2005 End Date/Time: Apr 14, 2005
Abstract Submission Date: Mar 14, 2005
Paper Submission Date: Mar 28, 2005
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Organised by the Forensic Institute and e-symposium, the Human Identification E-Symposium will be held online on the 14 April 2005. Its international outreach, cutting edge topics and line-up of world-renowned experts already makes it one of the 'must-attend' fixtures of this year for the legal, law enforcement and academic communities.

The theme of the E-Symposium - ‘Bridging the Gap between Science and Law’ -addresses one of the most pressing challenges the scientific, law enforcement and legal communities face today. This high profile event aims to stimulate and feed the triangle of the scientific, law enforcement and legal communities with cutting edge knowledge delivered by world-renowned speakers.

The Human Identification E-Symposium will cover indispensable topics such as DNA technologies, DNA evaluation, legal considerations of DNA, fingerprint technology, fingerprint evaluation, legal considerations of fingerprints, facial recognition, multi-modal systems, mass disaster victim identification and feature high-profile round tables debating issues such as the ‘Bayesian Approach to Evidence Evaluation’ and ‘Fingerprints – Science or Not’.

Speakers include world-renowned experts such as Prof. David L. Faigman, Prof. Bernard Robertson , Dr. Ian Evett, Dr. John M. Butler, Dr. Peter Gill, Dr. Bruce Budowle, Dr. John Buckleton, Prof. David H. Kaye, Prof. Christophe Champod, Prof. Michael Saks, Simon A. Cole, Prof. Sue Black and more.

If this isn’t enough to convince you, the event is reviewed by Dr. Bob Bramley, Prof. Jim Fraser, Prof. Kenneth G. Furton, Ron Singer, Prof. Pierre Margot, Dr. Erkki Sippola, Prof. Allan Jamieson and Prof. Michael Saks.

Registration for industry professionals is free of charge.