Programme of Events

Friday 11th November 2022

12:30 - 13:00 Registration - Edinburgh Lounge with Tea/Coffee
13:00 - 17:00 Workshops - see workshop section for more details - there will be a midpoint break during the conference for refreshments. 
17:30 - late Dinner in Connexions followed by drinks in the London Bar (Cash bar)

Saturday 12th November 2022

07:00 - 08:30 Breakfast in Connexions
09:30 - 10:00 Registration and coffee - Edinburgh Lounge
10:00 – 10:10 Welcome -  Honorary Secretary, Dr CAL Davenport
10:10 - 10:15 Introduction - Honorary President, Dr John Clark
10:15 - 10:45 Dr John Clark - Los Chicos de la Guerra
10:45 - 11:15 Leigh Evans - The Camera never lies....
11:15 - 11:45 Tea/coffee/biscuits and Posters
11:45 - 12:30 CSI, ISO and its impact on you - James Smith, CSM, Derbyshire Police
12:30 – 12:55 Virtual anthropology, the use of digital forms and applicability of virtual reality - Alexandra Mehra*
13:00 - 14:00 Buffet lunch in Connexions
14:00 - 14:20 Taphonomic and microbiological changes in a porcine carcass when covered in leaf debris in a woodland environment - Emily Fisher*
14:20 - 14:40 Microscopic age estimation: Does sampling area matter? -Mohammed Haruna*
14:40 - 15:20 3D Firearms - Philip Boyce
15:20 - 15:50 Tea/coffee/biscuits and Posters
15:50 - 16:20 Forensic Taphonomy: the need for a multidisciplinary approach - Dr Kate Barnes
16:20 – 16:40 Exploring the use of mandibular estimation population -specific formula for facial approximation - Dr Niveditha Manoharan*
16:40 - 17:00 Close of day - Honorary Secretary, Dr CAL Davenport
17:30 onwards BAHID Council Meeting
19.00 – 20:00 Wine reception in the Edinburgh Lounge with screening of the Forensic Missing Migrant Initiative short film
20.00 – late Annual Dinner in the Edinburgh Lounge

Sunday 13th November

07:00 - 08:30 Breakfast in Connexions
09:30 - 09:45 Tea/Coffee and Biscuits - Edinburgh Lounge
09:45 - 09:55 Introduction to Day 3
09:55 - 10:25 Cultural identity and forensic anthropology in the refugee crisis: The impact of local cultural practices, and beliefs in the collection, analysis, and identification of the remains of refugees - Anastasia Solomou
10-25 - 10:55 Management of the Dead in Emergency: Enhancing Traceability through Innovation - Megan Bassendale - Forensic Guardians International Consulting
11:00 - 11:05 Observation of two minutes silence for Remembrance Day and the Last Post. 
11:05 - 11:15 Closing remarks, presentation of the student prizes and Presidential Handover - BAHID President
11:15 - 11:45 Tea/Coffee - Edinburgh Lounge
11:45 - 12:45 BAHID AGM - members only
13:00 onwards Lunch in Connexions

*Student Competition Entry

It should be noted that this programme is a draft and therefore is subject to change.