CONFERENCE PROGRAM  -  DAY 1  (02 April, 2017)
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10:00 - 11:00Opening Ceremony
11:00 - 11:10
Prof. Thomas Daldrup, Dr. Sara Ali Al Mughawi

Overview of Dubai Police Forensic Sciences
Speaker: Dr. Fuad Tarbah, Senior Forensic Toxicologist, GTFCh Director of Training and Development Dept. General Dept. of Forensic Sciences and Criminology , Dubai Police HQ
11:10 - 11:45Challenges facing Forensic Science in the United States – Admissibility of Pattern Evidence
Speaker: Mr. Barry Fisher M.S. MBA, Retired Crime Laboratory Director, Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department
11:45 - 12:20Chairperson:
Lt. Col. Rashed Lootah, Dr. Walid Metwally

The Art of Understanding Malwares
Speaker: Mr. Matthieu Suiche, Managing Director, Comae Technologies FZE
11:45 - 12:20Wound Ballistics: True Facts and Fiction
Speaker: Prof. Dr. med. Markus Rothschild, Director, Institute of Legal Medicine, Medical Faculty, University of Cologne, Germany
12:20 - 12:55A case of three victims due to an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) built with one defensive hand grenade
Speaker: Prof Romolo Francesco, Professsor, SAPIENZA University of Rome, Department SAIMLAL
12:20 - 12:55Collection and Analysis of Breath Components for Marijuana Detection using Capillary Microextraction of Volatiles (CMV)
Speaker: Prof Jose Almirall, Professor, Department of Chemistry & Bio Chemistry, Director of International Forensic Research Institute, Florida International University
13:00 - 14:00Lunch Break
13:00 - 14:00Lunch Break
14:00 - 14:40Chairperson:
Dr. Pascal Kintz, Dr. Saif Eldin A. Khalil 

Cannabis and driving - What are the risks?
Speaker: Prof Thomas Daldrup, Professor, Department of Forensic Toxicology, Institute of Legal Medicine, Heinrich-Heine-University, Germany
14:00 - 14:40 Chairperson:
Prof. Romolo Francesco ,Capt. Adnan Saleh Abdulla Lanjaw

The Challenge of Meeting New Threats: Forensic Explosives Investigation
Speaker: Ms. Hamda Ali Sultan, Head of the Forensic Explosives Section , Dubai Police HQ
Speaker: Ms. Lisa Dunn, Consultant of General Department of Forensic Science and Criminology, , Dubai Police HQ
14:40 - 15:20Forensic Pathology Accreditation journey in Kuwait Forensic Department
Speaker: Dr. Nadia Al Kandary, Chairperson, Forensic Pathology Lab in Kuwait
14:40 - 15:20Statistical estimation of search effectiveness on Reference Ballistic Imaging Database
Speaker: Mr. Aleksandr Skvortsov, Senior engineer, ScannBI Technology
15:20 - 15:30Oral Presentation - Mr. Andre Stuart
Crime Scene Reconstruction in the 21st Century
15:20 - 15:30Oral Presentation - Dr. Asela Mendis
Study on victim satisfaction at two Medico Legal Units
15:30 - 16:00Coffee Break
15:30 - 16:00Coffee Break
16:00 - 16:10
Prof. Dr. Markus Rothschild, Prof. Dr. Fawzi Benomran

Oral Presentation  - Dr. Hazem Sherif
A medico-legal Approach to diving and barotrauma accidents
16:00 - 16:10
Dr Rahed Bin Hazim, Sulaiman Al Zarooni

Oral Presentation  - Dr. Francesco Saverio Romolo
Innovative approaches to analyse gunshot residue (GSR) from heavy metal free (HMF) primers
16:10 - 16:20Oral Presentation- Mr. Aurangzaib Ahmad
The change of location of firing pin impression of 7 millimetre bolt action riffles
16:10 - 16:20Oral Presentation - Dr. Marcello D'Elia
The increasing potency of psychoactive Cannabis derivates: trends evidenced in resin and herb compositions seized in Emilia Romagna Region (Italy) during the period 2001-2015.
16:20 - 16:30Oral Presentation - Dr. Ahmed Alhaddad
New objective methods for the examination of Questioned Documents. The Use of Principal Component Analysis (PCA) for the Objective Examination of Arabic Signatures.
16:20 - 16:30Oral Presentation - Prof. Michael Thali
Virtopsy & Virtobot: Transformation in Forensic Medicine and Science
16:30 - 16:40Oral Presentation - Capt. Abdullah Alawadhi
The Use of Voice Biometric Tool to Verify the Identity of Unknown Arab Speakers In A criminal Act
16:30 - 16:40Oral Presentation - Dr. Asela Mendis
Why victims of sexual assaults give false histories - Analysis of forty cases of sexual assaults
16:40 - 16:50Oral Presentation - Dr. Anna Barbaro
Study About The Efficacy Of Several Expired DNA Reagents
16:40 - 16:50Oral Presentation - Mr. Mohammed Abdul Qadir Al Shamsi
Validation of the Ionscan IS600 for the analysis of traces of explosives
16:50 - 17:00Oral Presentation - Dr. Saras Sanchaya
A Study On Suicidal Deaths And Its Socio-Demographic Correlates In GMCH Mortuary, Kamrup District, Assam
16:50 - 17:00Oral Presentation - Dr. Sreechithra Karippuram
Digital magnification study of medico legal autopsy findings – A virtual macro – microscopic interphase.
17:00 - 17:10Oral Presentation - Major Saud Bin Suror Al Khaldy
Dubai Police Collaborate on International Cyber Breakthroughs
17:00 - 17:10Oral Presentation - Mohammed Al Hammadi
The role of criminology and forensic psychology in solving the cause of suspicious child death