Call for Papers

We are inviting submissions for presentations and workshops at the upcoming BAHID conference to be held on 1st - 3rd December 2017 in Manchester (UK). The theme of the conference is:

 "Search, Recovery & Identification"

The conference will be dedicated to all forensic fields working within this area, and hopes to attract a range of speakers, both professional and academic to share their research and experience with the BAHID  membership and wider forensic community. Podium presentations submitted should follow the theme of the conference. Poster presentations may cover any area of human identification.

We are welcome submissions from all fields related to the conference themes. When submitting your application to present please provide the following information:

  • Name of presenting author
  • Email address
  • Affiliation
  • Presentation type (workshop, podium or poster)
  • Student Prize Entry (yes/no)
  • Title
  • Abstract of no more than 250 words
  • Key words (up to five)
  • Short biography (podium presentations only)

If you are interested in holding a workshop, but are have questions about costs, facilities or numbers, please email Carole at

The deadline for this call is Friday 15th September 2017. Those submitting to the Call for Papers will be given a response by the end of the following week, with a draft programme available after the deadline.

Please send your abstract to