2nd volume now available from CRC press

9781439825143

A supplemental follow-up to Forensic Human Identification: An Introduction is now available for purchase. Advances in Forensic Human Identification covers advances in the most well-known scientific techniques and discusses new and developing subjects and modalities of human identification. Details can be found here

Call for Papers

We are inviting submissions for presentations and workshops at the upcoming BAHID conference on 19th-21st May 2017 in Manchester (UK). The theme of the conference is "Migration & Identification".

We are welcome submissions from all fields related to Migration and Identification. Please limit your abstract submission to 250 words and indicate whether you are submitting for a workshop, podium or poster presentation.

Workshop Proposals

Workshop slots are limited and due to the work involved, the abstract submission deadline will be sooner than other presentations. If you wish to submit a workshop idea, please do so by Friday 3rd March 2017.

Please include the following in your proposal:

  • Workshop title
  • Organisers names and contact information
  • Target audience
  • Maximum number of delegates the workshop can be presented to
  • Facilities or equipment required (including any audio-visual)
  • A brief outline of the workshop and what you hope the delegates will acheive by participating 

Please send your proposals to conference@bahid.org 

Podium and Poster Presentations

We encourage abstracts for podium and poster presentations from all disciplines related to Human Identification, with particular reference to the issues surrounding Migration. If you wish to submit an abstract, please do so by Friday 31st March 2017.

Please include the following in your abstact:

  • Title of presentation
  • Authors name and contact information
  • Type of presentation preferred (podium or poster)
  • An abstract for the presentation of no more than 250 words
  • A short biography for the presenting author

Please send your proposals to conference@bahid.org 

Podium presentation slots will be 30 minutes (usually 20 minutes presentation with 10 minutes for questions). If selected to present, you will be asked to send your presentation slides to the Membership Secretary (memsec@bahid.org) 24 hours prior to the conference. Further details will be sent to those selected to present at the conference.

Poster submissions are expected to be A0 and portrait orientation. Further details will be sent to those who are selected to present.

Student Presentations

Students are encouraged to submit abstracts for podium and paster presentation at the upcoming conference and can be entered into the Student Prize competition. The student presentations can be on any topic, although those related to the conference theme are preferred. To be eligible for a student prize, you must be present at the conference. Please indicate on your submission that you would like to enter.

Student podium presentations will be 10 minutes with 5 minutes for questions. If selected to present, you will be asked to send your presentation slides to the membership secretary 24 hours prior to the conference. Further details will be sent to those selected to present at the conference. The guidelines for the abstract are as above.

Poster submissions are expected to be A0 and portrait orientation. Further details will be sent to those who are selected to present.

Abstract submission deadline: Friday 31st March

Please send your abstract to conference@bahid.org.