CBRNe Convergence 2017 will be the tenth in the series and our conference programme consistently includes expert speakers from around the world chosen for their insight and experience of best practice. Attendees will hear from the best civil, military and R&D organisations about how recent incidents, exercises and research is improving CBRNE and hazmat defence and response capabilities.

CBRNe Convergence 2017 will deliver another quality conference programme and pre-event workshop, making it ‘the must attend event of 2017. Previous Convergence events have represented, amongst others, the following agencies and organisations: Joint Task Force Civil Support, JPEO CBD, FFI Norway, Marine Forces Command CBRN, Irish Ordnance School, FBI WMD Directorate, USAF, Tokyo Metropolitan Police, San Francisco DEM, South Wales Police, Polish Armed Forces, DASD for Nuclear Matter DoD, Interpol, CTEx Brazilian Army, Hague Police-Netherlands, Environmental Protection Agency, New Jersey State police, Singapore Civil Defence Force, Joint Chief of Staff Pentagon, New York Police Department, FDNY, Public Health England, 20th CBRN Command, Nato Joint Defence Centre of Excellence, University of Arizona, RCMP, DHS

Key speakers:

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    Ed van Zalen

    Drs Ed van Zalen, Programme Manager CBRN, Netherlands Forensic Institute

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    Jarrad Wagner

    Dr. Jarrad Wagner is a Professor of Forensic Sciences at Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences (OSU CHS)

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    Sermet Sezigen

    Assistant Professor Sermet Sezigen, Lecturer, University of Health Sciences, Dept.Of Medical CBRN Defense, Ankara, Turkey

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    Dr Ray Zilinskas

    Director at the Chemical and Biological Weapons Nonproliferation Program at the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies, Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey, California

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    Ron Humbert

    Lt. Ron Humbert, Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, Bomb Squad Commander

Speakers:

  • Ed van Zalen

    Ed van Zalen

    Drs Ed van Zalen, Programme Manager CBRN, Netherlands Forensic Institute

  • Jarrad Wagner

    Jarrad Wagner

    Dr. Jarrad Wagner is a Professor of Forensic Sciences at Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences (OSU CHS)

  • Sermet Sezigen

    Sermet Sezigen

    Assistant Professor Sermet Sezigen, Lecturer, University of Health Sciences, Dept.Of Medical CBRN Defense, Ankara, Turkey

  • Dr Ray Zilinskas

    Dr Ray Zilinskas

    Director at the Chemical and Biological Weapons Nonproliferation Program at the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies, Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey, California

  • Ron Humbert

    Ron Humbert

    Lt. Ron Humbert, Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, Bomb Squad Commander

  • John Geeslin

    John Geeslin

    John Geeslin, Program Manager, WMD Directorate Training Unit, FBI

Partners

Platinum Sponsor

  • FLIR Systems, Inc.

Silver Sponsor

  • Rapiscan Systems
  • Passport Systems, Inc.
  • ITL Solutions
  • Federal Resources
  • Engility Corporation
  • BioFire Defense LLC
  • BBI Detection
  • Battelle