Trace Evidence Symposium sessions to be streamed live online

Can’t get to the 2011 Trace Evidence Symposium?  Major portions of this event will be available at no charge via online streaming.

The symposium, Science, Significance, and Impact, co-sponsored by the Office of Justice Programs’ National Institute of Justice (NIJ) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Laboratory Division will be held August 8–11, 2011 in Kansas City, Missouri.

Registration: No registration required

Cost:  Free

The symposium is specifically designed to bring together practitioners and researchers to enhance information-sharing and promote collaboration among the trace evidence, law enforcement, and legal communities.  Many of these unique educational sessions will be included in the web event, including:

  • Plenary sessions
  • Breakout sessions
  • Posters will be available via PDF to coincide with the live poster session

Live Streaming will begin at 1:00 p.m. (CST) on August 9 and run through August 11, 2011.  For a complete schedule of sessions and times, please refer to the symposium agenda:

  Trace Evidence Symposium 2011 Streaming Agenda

To participate via live online streaming video, go to http://projects.nfstc.org/trace/2011
Click on the ‘live streaming’ button to join a session in progress or look to the right of the screen and select the session you wish to see, then click “Watch Now”.

The Trace Evidence Symposium is sponsored by the Office of Justice Programs’ National Institute of Justice (NIJ) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Laboratory Division.  It is coordinated in partnership with the NIJ and the National Forensic Science Technology Center as part of the National Forensic Technology Center of Excellence, cooperative agreement # 2010-DN-BX-K210.