Impression, Pattern and Trace Evidence Symposium Coming in August

NIJ’s Forensic Technology Center of Excellence is hosting the Impression, Pattern and Trace Evidence Symposium from August 25-27, 2015, in San Antonio, Texas. If you are an impression, pattern, or trace evidence expert, this symposium is the ideal place to explore new developments, technologies, and technical advancements.

The meeting is planned around several tracks:

  • Impression and Pattern Evidence: Fingerprints, Shoeprint and Tire Tread Evidence, Questioned Documents, Bloodstain Pattern Analysis.
  • Impression and Pattern Evidence: Biometrics, Firearms/Toolmarks, Digital Photography.
  • Impression and Pattern Evidence: Case Studies, Technology Applications, Reporting Results.
  • Trace Evidence: Fibers, Paint, Tape.
  • Trace Evidence: Testimony, Interpretation/Reporting.
  • Trace Evidence: Case Studies, Technology Applications, Reporting Results.
  • Interdisciplinary (A general topic for all).
 
The symposium will consist of combined plenary sessions and breakout lectures, workshops, poster sessions and panel discussions.
 
 
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