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Knowledge Partner 

Khalifa Uni

Based in Abu Dhabi, Khalifa University of Science And Technology is a leading science and technology focused university. The University is dedicated to the advancement of learning through teaching and research and to the discovery and application of knowledge. It endeavors to be an internationally recognized research university, with a world class reputation for interdisciplinary teaching and research and a tradition of partnering with leading academic institutions from around the world.

Currently, Khalifa University enrolls over 1,500 students studying in several specialized engineering programs, all of which have been accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education in the UAE. The university offers undergraduate degrees across all major fields of engineering in addition to graduate programs that include masters and PhD programs with a number of specializations that contribute directly to Abu Dhabi’s 2030 vision for a knowledge-based economy.


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We’re the only UK University to feature in the Top 20 ‘rising stars’ in Global Higher Education (Firetail report 2016) and are proud to have won the prestigious national prize for entrepreneurship at the Lloyds Bank National Business Awards, known as "the Oscars of Great British business". We are also one of the top 350 institutions in the world as per Times Higher Education’s World University Rankings 2018.

Based in the cultural city of Cambridge, UK,  Anglia Ruskin University’s Biomedical and Forensic Science department is a small yet thriving research hub. Offering BSc, Masters and PhD research opportunities in Forensic Science, we offer specialists in forensic analytical chemistry, fingerprint development, crime scene examination and DNA analysis. We are currently working on various projects relating to our research interests and we hope to form national and international collaborations with police forces on a vast range of projects. Our Forensic & Investigative Research Group aims to develop world-class research in forensic science and criminal investigation.

Media Partners


Medgenera is a globally leading digital media and all-in-one company search platform with information (contact details, marketplace, maps, jobs, news, reviews etc.) for healthcare and related industries. With 1,20,000+ visits every month and over 25000+ subscribers to the platform, we cater to people actively looking for the information about the companies, products, services and the latest updates from the industries.

For more information, please visit http://medgenera.com

front line genomics

Front Line Genomics have a simple mission: to deliver the benefits of genomics to patients faster. Their goal is to transform the way the genomics community interact, get inspired and do business. Focusing on disease research, drug and diagnostic development and medicine, they help people from universities, research institutes, drug and diagnostic companies, healthcare organisations and genomics-related solution providers, to get where they need to be. Through their Festivals of Genomics, magazine, and a website portal packed full of great content, plus other platforms, they connect genomics-focused scientists, physicians and business or research leaders with ideas, solutions, inspiration, news, and most importantly, with each other.



AllSeq has created the world's first Sequencing Marketplace, which offers competitive bids on sequencing projects from our global network of service providers. Our online forms help guide you to create an accurate description of your sequencing project, ensuring that you receive accurate, consistent bids. Or you can browse our comprehensive list of service providers, filtering by platform, application and specialty. Our NGS Knowledge Bank, a neutral source of information on the various sequencing technologies, platforms and applications, can help guide your project design. Our NGS Conference list includes over 100 sequencing and genomics conferences annually.


Digital Forensics

Digital Forensics Magazine is a quarterly features and news magazine from the world of digital forensics and cyber security. The content is peer reviewed, journal quality research, laid out in an easy to read magazine format and covers comprehensive technical features, the latest news, what’s happening legally and in depth “from the lab” feature articles. With a global audience the magazine is designed for those managing, practicing, researching or learning about Digital Investigations. 

 Evidence Technology Magazine

The first issue of Evidence Technology Magazine was published in May 2003, becoming the first trade publication in the United States focused exclusively on evidence collection, processing, and preservation. Since then, the magazine has covered a wide range of topics, including: the CSI effect, fingerprint technology, crime-scene safety, computer forensics, forensic DNA, firearm and tool-mark examination, recovering human remains, education and training, photography, forensic video analysis, mass-disaster response, livescan technology, crime-scene diagramming, and AFIS technology. Evidence Technology Magazine is published four times a year in digital format. Subscribe for free at: http://www.evidencemagazine.com/subscription.htm


Labmedya as can be understood from its name, is a publication which has been serving as a media channel in Turkey laboratory sector for approximately 7 years and which is followed with a huge interest and curiosity. It has become a publication each issue of which is looked forward to as its contents cover completely independent, free and sectoral issues. It is published between 10.000 and 13.000 issues every two months in glossy and each page being colored. Our publication is mailed to the name of the person directly by mail as a free of charges. In addition, our publication can be read online and interactively through our web page and mobile application. Also soft copies are sent via e-mail to approximately 30.000 people in the sector which are in our mail bank. To sum up, the number of people which we reach is over 40.000 in total. Also you can download our app in Applestore and GooglePlay. 

Laboratory News


Laboratory News magazine has been a regular part of science life for over 45 years. The magazine has a controlled circulation of 9000 buyers of lab equipment, all of whom have requested to receive the magazine. The quality and independence of our editorial content means that over 40,000 scientists make an appointment to read Lab News every month.

www.labnews.co.uk is accessed by over 18,000 unique individuals every month. Constantly updated news and features ensure that tens of thousands of scientists visit the site on a regular basis. Registered users can also access our extensive archive of features and comment, together with a vast library of back issues of Laboratory News.



The Australian and New Zealand Forensic Science Society was formed in 1971 (initially called Australian Forensic Science Society) with the aim of bringing together scientists, police, criminalists, pathologists, and members of the legal profession actively involved with forensic sciences. The Society’s objectives are to enhance the quality of forensic science by providing symposia, lectures, discussions and demonstrations encompassing the various disciplines within the science.

The Society has eight Branches across Australia, and four in New Zealand, and holds a highly regarded international symposium every two years. Membership is open to all persons, internationally, who have a professional or active interest in forensic science.

Expert Witness

Expert Witness are the leading independent providers of Experts and their services in the UK and Worldwide. Established in 1996 we aim to promote our experts in a simple and convenient way via our website, directory and dedicated telephone searchline.

Our website has a simple to use search facility that enables users to locate the right expert in the right area within minutes. Ranked top of Google since 2006, this ranking is based on merit and not a paid for ranking, we constantly monitor our web statistics and look to improve on our service.

To further assist solicitors and legal professionals in finding the right expert, we run a free telephone Searchline on 0161 834 0017. This is a telephone number where solicitors, barristers chambers, local councils, legal professionals and media can call and be provided with relevant experts details within 4 hours, (most calls are replied to within one hour.) 

Our hardbacked printed directory is easy to navigate and runs to over 1,100 pages. Its easy to use design, lists experts and references over 32,000 areas of expertise.

We also publish the Expert Witness Journal, www.expertwitnessjournal.co.uk a quarterly publication that highlights experts cases, area of expertise, law amendments and all relevant expert witness news.


The Security Review

TRME is the publisher of The Security Review magazine and the webpage The Review Middle East.The mission is to build resilient communities capable of mitigating losses related to day-to-day business, technology, challenges, natural and man-made disasters.

TRME partners with credible analysts, scholars, authors, specialized journalists, government and private sectors leaders, United Nations agencies, international institutions, and consultancy firms. 

Inderscience Publishers

Inderscience is a dynamic, leading, independent journal publisher. The company disseminates the latest research across the broad fields of science, engineering and technology; management, public and business administration; environment, ecological economics and sustainable development; computing, ICT and internet/web services, and related areas.  Inderscience offers over 35 years' experience in publishing and has succeeded in building a substantial collection approaching 400 high-quality peer-reviewed international research journals in both online and print formats.  We offer a variety of ways to keep up-to-date with the latest published leading-edge research while our online collection represents a fully-searchable digital archive of around 60,000 articles.

Technology Networks

Technology Networks is an internationally recognised publisher that provides access to the latest scientific news, products, research, videos and posters. Our global community is made up of over 300,000 researchers and scientific professionals from the life science, drug discover and analytical arenas.


Find Biometrics

FindBiometrics is your leading industry resource for all information on biometrics identification and identity verification systems and solutions. We have the latest daily news from the global biometric and identity management business community, a comprehensive vendor list, informative articles, interviews with industry leaders, exclusive videos, links to biometric associations and a calendar of the most important current industry news events and conferences. For more than a decade we have brought you the top industry news, answering all of your questions, and have remained an integral player in the biometrics community. Now, here in the industry's most rapid growth period, we are here to keep you more connected, knowledgeable, and up-to-date on the latest identity management news than ever before.

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BiometricUpdate.com is the leading news property that publishes breaking news, analysis, and research about the global biometrics market.


The Academy is dedicated to furthering the interests of justice in society through the pursuit of excellence in education and training in the forensic medical sciences. There is a growing demand for high quality educational courses and training in Forensic Medicine and its allied specialties, collectively called the Forensic Medical Sciences.

It was established in the heart of London to meet this need and is currently offering several courses and training programmes. Educational activities are being planned both in the UK and abroad. The courses are delivered in the classroom and on-line by recognised teachers with wide expertise in their field of practice. The Academy’s training programmes are suitable for both trainees and qualified forensic professionals seeking to enhance their careers and to fulfill requirements for recognition by professional bodies.

counter terror

Counter Terror Business is the premier magazine that is dedicated to looking at effective counter terrorism strategies as well as keeping up to date with emerging threats, information from Central Government, defence and emergency services procurement updates etc.

Released quarterly, our audience totals around 26,000 with the print issue plus another 90,000 with the digital issue. These are key people within: Intelligence Services, Police, Home Offices, Ministries of Defence, Border Control, Customs, Aviation and Port authorities, Local and Central Government departments plus key individuals and organisations in the Private sector.

Counter Terror Business can put your products and services directly in front of our audience through our magazine, website and through our regular e-newsletters and bespoke mail shots. To find out more contact Martin Freedman at martin.f@psigroupltd.co.uk

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Forensic Odontology for Human Rights is a new international group of volunteers promoting contemporary forensic odontology as a humanitarian tool towards caseworks with the purpose of preventing Human Rights violations through the application of best practice in:

- Human identification

- Age estimation

- And wherever dental evidence is involved 

Given the low numbers of well-trained and experienced Odontologists around the world and the risk of omitting odontolgical assessment where appropriate, Forensic Odontology for Human Rights can be utilized as a resource to prevent human rights violations by promoting routine involvement of odontologists and best practice in odontological assessments.

select science

SelectScience is an independent, online review resource for the worldwide scientific community, and the fastest way to impartial, expert opinion about the latest laboratory equipment and techniques. Discover new technologies, products and trusted reviews; plus videos, application notes and the latest science news from around the world. Become a member for free today: www.selectscience.net

The Barrister

The Barrister can be described as informative and factual. It combines a topical review of the key issues in the profession, covering subjects in greater depth than any other legal magazine, keeping its recipients advised on what is essential to them professionally in general, and specific to them as practising barristers.

It also encompasses a full range of prestigious personal and professional services, with particular emphasis on the needs and requirements of this important body.

The Barrister is referred to regularly, and therefore offers an exceptional opportunity for any company wishing to advertise its product or services to a well targeted and committed audience, its area of focus being: Expert Witnesses, Legal and Financial Services, Information Technology, Charitable Trusts, and Education.

CBRNE Central

CBRNE Central is your source for news on Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and Explosive threats, preparedness and response. Visit https://cbrnecentral.com for the latest updates on chemical and biological threats, nuclear security, first responder technologies, explosive ordnance disposal, C-IED, trace detection and counterterrorism forensics.

If you would like to become a media partner with the GCC DNA Symposium 2017, contact Amal Aziz on the details below: 

Amal Aziz
Marketing Executive 
T +971 (0) 4 435 6101 
M +971 (0) 55 420 3392 
E: amal.aziz@clarionevents.com

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