Abstract submission

The organisers invite scientists and researchers to submit their abstract(s) to the 8th European Academy of Forensic Science Conference. Abstracts can be accepted either as an E-Poster and/or oral communication in a seven-minute presentation plus three minutes for questions

To submit your abstract, please click here.

Please read carefully the abstract submission guidelines.

Selected abstracts will reflect the best research in the following topics:

  • Accreditation issues
  • Business intelligence
  • CBRN-E
  • Chemicals
  • Cognitive forensic science
  • Conterfeits
  • Crime scene investigation
  • Data bases
  • Digital forensics
  • Disaster victim identification
  • Documents
  • Drugs
  • Education and training
  • Environmental forensic science
  • Evidence Interpretation
  • Explosives
  • Fibers
  • Fingerprints
  • Fire and Explosions
  • Firearms
  • Forensic anthropology
  • Forensic biology, entomology and related fields
  • Forensic DNA
  • Forensic photography, audio and video examination
  • Forensic Toxicology
  • Forensic/Legal Medicine
  • Glass
  • Gun shot residue
  • Handwriting
  • Identification
  • Logistics
  • Management of forensic science laboratories
  • Paint
  • Quality
  • Soil
  • Statistics forensics
  • Taggant
  • Toolmarks and shoeprint examination
  • Toxicology and road safety
  • Wound ballistics
  • Other

The abstract must contain at least 1,000 characters and cannot contain more than 3’000 characters (blank spaces, punctuation included. The authors’ affiliation and titles are not included).

At least 1 keyword must be provided, and 3 keywords at the maximum.

All abstracts are blind-reviewed by the EAFS 2018 reviewers faculty. Abstracts should clearly identify the background, approach, results, innovation, and relevance of their research to forensic science.

The primary author will present at the session, so please make sure the primary author is identified in the abstract. The submission of an abstract implies the author to register to EAFS 2018 to present his communication.

All applicants will receive a written email notification of the decision, beginning of May 2018.