On 8-12 October 2015 in Buzius (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) Brazilian Association of Criminalistics (Associação Brasileira de Criminalística) organized XXIII National Congress on Criminalistics. This event is included VI International Congress on Criminal Forensics, IV Military Congress on Criminalistics, and XXIII Exposition of Technologies Applied to Criminalistics.
Brazilian Association of Criminalistics is a Non-Governmental Organization (headquarters – Brasilia, Brazil) that founded 22 September 1977 by the initiative of Brazilian forensic experts. On 18 September 1947 it was organized 1st National Congress of Police Technique (1º Congresso Nacional de Polícia Técnica) in the School of the State Police of Sao Paulo.
Organizing Committee had next scientific areas:
Group 1 – Forensic Medicine, Genetics;
Group 2 – Merchandizing, Piracy, Counterfeiting, Military;
Group 3 – Chemistry and Toxology, Biology, Engineering explosions;
Group 4 – Document Examination, Video and Audio Analysis and Computing;
Group 5 – Crime Scene, Ballistics, Vehicle Forensics.
This scientific areas is corresponded with conferences themes: Forensic Вallistics, Forensic Biology, Forensic Chemistry, Forensic Genetics, Forensic Document Examination and Graphology, Video Analysis and Forensic Phonetics, Forensic Computer Science, Merchandising, Piracy and Counterfeiting, Vehicle Forensics, Legal Engineering, Fire and Explosions, Traffic Accidents, Crimes Against Life and Property, Simulated Reproduction of Events, Thanatology Forensic Clinic, Forensic Psychiatry, Forensic Anatomy-Pathology, Forensic Psychology, Forensic Anthropology, Forensic Dentistry, Forensic Traumatology and Forensic Sexology, Environmental Forensics, Forensic Accounting.
Congress languages are – Portuguese and English. List of participants of the Congress and other useful information it could find in the Congress web-site and ABC web-site: