ETM INSIGHTS
Registration Now Open for Illinois Division IAI Conference
Written by KRISTI MAYO   
Wednesday, 22 February 2017

The Illinois Division IAI recently announced their 55th Annual Educational Conference, April 18-20, 2017 at the NIU Conference Center in Naperville, Illinois.

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Conference Announcement: EVAWI 2017
Written by KRISTI MAYO   
Tuesday, 14 February 2017

Join EVAWI in Orlando for our International Conference on Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence and Systems Change, April 18-20, 2017!

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Upcoming Conference: Forensics in Dubai
Written by KRISTI MAYO   
Tuesday, 14 February 2017

Emirates International Forensic Conference & Exhibition will be the region’s largest event on Forensic Science and Forensic Medicine. Emirates Forensic will be held from April 2-4, 2017 under the theme of “Digital Forensic Science”, in Sheikh Maktoum Hall of the Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre.

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Upcoming Conference: Association for Crime Scene Reconstruction
Written by KRISTI MAYO   
Thursday, 26 January 2017

The 2017 conference for the Association for Crime Scene Reconstruction (ACSR) is set in Black Hawk Colorado at the Ameristar Hotel. The conference, to be held February 7-9, 2017, covers subjects ranging from Bloodstain pattern analysis and shooting incident reconstruction, to clandestine grave investigations and accident reconstruction. Experts from around the world attend this informative gathering. Other subjects discussed include complex crime scene investigations, officer-involved shooting incidents, and the Aurora, Colorado Theater Shooting Investigation.

You can see more information at www.acsr.org

 
Disruptive Tech: The Rise of Augmented Reality Apps
Written by Tricia Hussung, Software Guild   
Wednesday, 07 September 2016

In partnership with Nintendo, Niantic Labs created an augmented reality (AR) app, Pokemon Go, that is responsible for raising Nintendo’s stock and adding $7.5 billion to the company. Just two days after it was released on the iOS App Store and Google Play Store, the app surpassed Tinder in downloads and Twitter in daily active users.

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Getting Involved in Open Source Projects
Written by Gabe Duverge, Software Guild   
Wednesday, 07 September 2016

Android. Linux. Mozilla Firefox. All three started out as open source projects, which offer a unique opportunity for programmers to hone their skills and gain experience collaborating with others on software development. But for beginning programmers, open source projects can seem daunting. That’s why we’ve put together a guide that shows you how to find open source projects and start contributing to them.

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Forensic Podiatry (Part Two of Two)

THE DISCIPLINE of forensic podiatry—or, in other words, the examination of pedal evidence—has progressed significantly over the past ten years. It is no longer a question of “What can you do with a footprint?” but rather, “Who can we use to evaluate the footprint?” Cases involving pedal evidence, especially bloody footprints and issues of determining shoe sizing or fit issues compared to questioned footwear, have become more common over the past two or three years.

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