Nation’s leading conference on science, technology and the law in St. Petersburg, Fla. Nov. 2-5

Contact Brandi Palmer
Communications Specialist

Gulfport, Fla. –
WHERE: The Renaissance Vinoy Resort and Golf Club in St. Petersburg.

WHEN: Nov. 2-5

WHO: Speakers include:

  • Dr. Jan Garavaglia (“Dr. G” on TV), Chief Medical Examiner for Osceola and Orange Counties, providing an inside view of forensics and TV.
  • Glenn R. Schmitt, Acting Director of the National Institute of Justice.
  • Dr. James Young, Special Advisor to the Deputy Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness for the government of Canada, talking about using forensics to manage pandemics and mass disasters.


  • Tracking of sexual predators
  • Identity theft
  • Forensic psychology
  • Science, law and law enforcement of methamphetamine
  • Biogeographical ancestry prediction based on DNA
  • Fingerprint evidence
  • Less than lethal devices
  • Case law update
  • Technology, research and education

Sponsored by the National Institute of Justice and the National Clearinghouse for Science, Technology, and the Law at Stetson University College of Law.