Samantha Ollerton


Senior Technical Director & Forensic Expert


Rapiscan Systems


About me

Samantha Ollerton is the Senior Technical Director & Forensic Expert at Rapiscan Systems; Working as an innovative technology developer, subject matter expert and end user, drawing on extensive experience in the field of explosives and drugs detection to develop a new range of trace detection products at Rapiscan systems, which are deployed globally for counter terrorism efforts.

Samantha is a world renowned forensic expert with over 18 years of experience in providing expert evidence in thousands of high profile criminal cases both in the UK and overseas. She has lead several international research and development projects, developing innovative detection technologies for the detection of explosives, illicit drugs and Chem Bio agents for a variety of Government Agencies.

Samantha Ollerton

Platinum Sponsor

  • BioFire

Gold Sponsor

  • Bruker Detection

Silver Sponsor

  • Scott Health & Safety
  • Rapiscan Systems
  • Engility Corporation
  • Emergent BioSolutions
  • Cristanini
  • BBI Detection

Bronze Sponsor

  • FLIR Systems, Inc.