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Doha, Qatar | October 20-22, 2014

Come visit Field Forensics (we'll be located in booth# G027) at the Milipol's 10th International Exhibition of Internal State Security in Doha, Qatar at the Doha Exhibition Centre. Milipol 2014 opens its doors for three days of meetings, discoveries and debate around public and industrial security, showcasing state-of-the-art security products and services, and is attended by more than 5,000 professional visitors.


2014 CLIA Training Conference

Kansas City, Missouri | August 25-29, 2014

Come see Mike Kayat & Field Forensics for the 2014 CLIA Training Conference at the Intercontinental Resorts and Hotels in Kansas City, Missouri. Event highlights include the clan lab recertification class & site safety certification course (8 hrs), ACS-DEA authorized Central Storage Container Certification Course, marijuana grow investigations, technology for today's law enforcement, off-site "cook" classes demonstrating the procedure for manufacturing Bath Salts, MDMA, Honey Oil and "Ice", and a special guest speaker.


GPEC 2014 8th International Trade Fair and Conference for BOS and Special Equipment

Leipzig, Germany – September 9-11, 2014

Please join Field Forensics at the 8th International GPEC Trade Fair & Conference. With over 440 exhibitors from 28 countries already registered, GPEC will again offer a comprehensive overall view of internal security-related products for literally all subjects - especially information and communications, automotive and transportation, weapons and equipment, Forensic Science and Technology. GPEC General Police Equipment Exhibition & Conference is one of the most renowned, specialized trade fairs in Europe.


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Field Forensics’ microTLC™ Receives 2014 R&D 100 Award

St. Petersburg, FL – July 20, 2014 – Field Forensics (FFI) announces that the editors of R&D Magazine have selected the microTLC™ as a winner of the 52nd annual R&D100 Award, an international competition that recognizes the 100 most technologically significant products introduced into the marketplace over the past year. The R&D100 Awards recognize excellence across a wide range of industries... ** Complete Press Release


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St. Pete Beach, FL | July 20-23, 2014

Come out and join Mike Kayat & Field Forensics at the 51st Annual NACRW Workshop (North American Chemical Residue Workshop) in St. Pete Beach, FL. at The TradeWinds Island Grand. The NACRW Workshop is an annual meeting for scientists particularly interested in trace level analysis of pesticides, veterinary drug residues, and other chemicals in food, animal feed, and environmental samples.



Virginia Beach, VA | July 10-11, 2014

Visit Craig Johnson & Kevin Cresswell at the 2014 Warrior Expo East in Virginia Beach, VA. at The Virginia Beach Convention Center. Warrior Expo is the premiere industry event that brings end users, program managers, and procurement specialists together with industry-leading solutions providers in an environment designed specifically for government and defense organizations.



Reno, NV | June 9-13, 2014

Come visit FFI Tactical at the 2014 Annual IABTI International Training Conference in Reno, NV at the Reno Ballroom, across the street from the Silver Legacy Resort Casino. The underlying belief of the IABTI is that individuals and organizations can more effectively combat terrorism and criminal activities by uniting their efforts - together we are meeting the challenge, please come join us at the conference to learn more.


APHL Annual Meeting and Eighth Government Environmental Laboratory Conference

Little Rock, AR | June 1-4, 2014

Come visit Field Forensics, Inc. at the 2014 APHL Annual Meeting and Eighth Government Environmental Laboratory Conference in Little Rock, Arkansas at The Marriott & Statehouse Convention Center. Learn more about laboratory issues relative to environmental health, emerging infectious diseases, emergency preparedness, informatics, food safety, newborn screening and global health and earn CEUs; explore new ways to manage the laboratory in a complex public health and ever evolving healthcare system.


SOFIC (Special Operations Forces Industry Conference)

Tampa, FL | May 20–22, 2014

Come see the Field Forensics, Inc. team at the 2014 SOFIC (Special Operations Forces Industry Conference). in Tampa, FL at The Tampa Convention Center. This year’s conference theme, “Strengthening the Global SOF Network,” will provide a forum for military, government, academia, and industry stakeholders to network and discuss current and future challenges and how to best support our Special Operations Forces (SOF) around the globe.


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Amman, Jordan | May 5-8, 2014

Craig Johnson & Kevin Cresswell of FFI Tactical will be at the 2014 Special Operations Forces Exhibition & Conference (SOFEX) in Amman, Jordan. SOFEX is a four-day event that kicks off with a prominent one day conference that includes a series of comprehensive and topical seminars delivered by top military officials from around the world, tackling a wide range of issues pertinent to current counter terrorism and homeland security issues. It is held under the Royal Patronage of His Majesty King Abdullah II, the Chairmanship of HRH Prince Feisal Bin Al Hussein and with the full support of the Jordan Armed Forces (JAF).


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Scottsdale, Arizona | May 4-8, 2014

Jean Vincenti & Field Forensics, Inc. will be attending and presenting at ASCLD Symposia in Scottsdale, Arizona at the Doubletree Resort, Paradise Valley. The theme of this year’s symposium is “The Efficiency of Quality.” As crime lab management we are faced with lean budgets and an increased demand for our services. This "resource versus demand" issue presents a challenge for many of today’s crime laboratory leaders. The symposium agenda contains entertaining speakers and a program of informative material that will motivate and enable our attendees to run their crime laboratories as they explore the efficiency of quality.


Forensics Europe Expo

Olympia, London | April 29 & 30, 2014

Mike Kayat & Field Forensics, Inc. will be attending and presenting at Forensics Europe Expo in London, located at the The Upper West Hall, Olympia in West Kensington. Forensics Europe is the only premier dedicated international forum for the entire forensic sector and supply chain - a place to source innovative forensic products, equipment and services, as well as providing the definitive source of education, best practice, training and networking worldwide..


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Miami, Florida | April 28-30, 2014

Please join FFI Tactical at the 2014 Third Annual Forensic Science Symposium & Conference in Miami, Florida in The SIPA Auditorium on campus. This 2-day symposium will host almost 300 scientists, law enforcement and industry leaders to discuss the state-of-the-art in forensic sciences through 4 workshops, 32 oral presentations and 32 posters; this event is free to the public and they are encouraged to register.


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Ankara, Turkey | April 28-30, 2014

Kevin Cresswell & FFI Tactical will be at the 2014 EMEA Intelligence Conference & Exhibition in Ankara, Turkey at The Sheraton Ankara Hotel & Convention Center. The EMEA Intelligence Conference & Exhibition covers international intelligence, forensic sciences and surveillance technologies, & is designed to introduce intelligence processes and techniques as well as surveillance technologies to identify possible significant criminal violations, and to swiftly execute strategic decisions.



San Diego, CA | April 23-24, 2014

Come visit Kevin Cresswell & FFI Tactical at the 2014 Warrior Expo West in San Diego, CA. at The San Diego Convention Center. Warrior Expo is the premiere industry event that brings end users, program managers, and procurement specialists together with industry-leading solutions providers in an environment designed specifically for government and defense organizations.


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Fort Leonard Wood, MO | April 21-23, 2014

Craig Johnson & FFI Tactical will be at the 2014 AEA Industry Exhibition in Fort Leonard Wood, MO. With government travel restrictions ongoing, there is no better opportunity for Industry to display their products and services to the Engineer community at Fort Leonard Wood. Last year, the Engineer School Commandant and staff were available and willing to meet every vendor displaying.



Dubai, United Arab Emirates | March 17 - 20, 2014

Field Forensics, Inc. is attending and presenting at ArabLab 2014, located at the Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. ARABLAB is the only trade show for the Analytical Industry that reaches buyers from the growth markets such as the Middle East & Africa and the Indian Sub-Continent as well as China & Asia, is the largest technology show serving the Middle East & Africa. ARABLAB connects people from all over the world and showcases the very latest laboratory and instrumentation equipment from all the leading manufacturers in the world. 



Bad Kissingen, Germany | February 24 & 25, 2014

Field Forensics, Inc. is attending and presenting at Kampfmittelbeseitigung 2014, located at the Hotel Sonnenhügel in Bad Kissingen, Germany. This is the symposium for German explosives experts and military technicians.


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Seattle, WA | February 17-22, 2014

Field Forensics, Inc. is attending the AAFS 66th Annual Scientific Meeting in Seattle, WA. the week of February 17-22, 2014. This will also mark the fifth anniversary of publication of the National Academy of Sciences Report on Strengthening Forensic Science in the United States: A Path Forward, a milestone in our profession. See the American Academy Of Forensic Sciences website for information, or to register...



St. Petersburg, FL | January 15, 2014

Field Forensics, Inc. Introduces ULTRA-HME™ Field Kit Detects Widest Range of Home Made Explosives Precursors, including Metals... Field Forensics announces the availability of ULTRA-HME™, a field kit with colorimetric tests to identify chemical materials used in making home-made explosives (HME), including metals. The ULTRA-HME™ kit is an extension of the field proven ULTRA™ and IDEX™ test kits, which are successfully used by elite military and police units around the world. 
          ** To view the complete press release, please click here


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St. Petersburg, FL | December 6, 2013

Field Forensics, Inc introduces Small, Portable and Fast Thin Layer Chromatography Unit for Analysis of Drugs and Explosives Mixtures... Field Forensics announces the availability of microTLC™, a portable, fast and easy to use solution for the separation and identification of drugs and explosive mixtures. The microTLC™ achieved package miniaturization using only one Thin Layer Chromatography (TLC) plate, has an integrated ultra-violet light source, digital video camera for plate analysis and record management, extended battery operation, and menu-driven operations.
          ** To view the complete press release, please click here