8th European Academy of Forensic Science Conference

Publication date 31.08.2018

On 27-31 of August 2018 the biggest and most important event in the field of forensic sciences took place in Lyon Convention Center, France. The 8th European Academy of Forensic Science (EAFS) Conference was held under the title „The Forensic Odyssey 2020” and focused on future challenges and opportunities. Central Forensic Laboratory of the Police was represented by CLKP Deputy Director col. Adam Frankowski and the Head of Science Development Department capt. Renata Zbieć – Piekarska.

EAFS Conference, organized every three years is great opportunity to exchange and present achievements of forensic sciences. This year’s edition was attended by over 750 participants from both Europe and the whole world, representatives of laboratories associated in ENFSI as well as academia and justice system. Conference inauguration was led by Marcel Authier, Director of  Institut National de Police Scientifique.The conference program was divided into four thematic areas: forensic intelligence, forensic humanity, forensic challenges and forensic response against terrorism.