The 2010 National Conference.
|Subject:||Forensic sciences (Conferences, meetings and seminars)|
|Publication:||Name: The Forensic Examiner Publisher: American College of Forensic Examiners Audience: Professional Format: Magazine/Journal Subject: Health; Law; Science and technology Copyright: COPYRIGHT 2010 American College of Forensic Examiners ISSN: 1084-5569|
|Issue:||Date: Spring, 2010 Source Volume: 19 Source Issue: 1|
|Geographic:||Geographic Scope: United States Geographic Code: 1USA United States|
Preparations are in full swing for the 2010 National Conference to
be held September 22-24 at the Renaissance Orlando Resort at SeaWorld[R]
in sunny Orlando, Florida. Again this year, the ACFEI National
Conference will run concurrently with its sister associations, the
American Board for Certification in Homeland Security (ABCHS), the
American Psychotherapy Association (APA), the American Association of
Integrative Medicine (AAIM), and the American College of Counselors
(ACC). This unique setting provides exposure to and opportunities to
learn from other professional disciplines.
The schedule is filling up with numerous presentations on exciting and relevant topics in the forensic field. Presentation topics include: Is the Confession Admissible?: Assessing a Defendant's Competency to Waive Miranda Rights; Application of the Seven-Step Methodology of Criminal Investigations in Forensic Accounting; Evidence Collection, Preservation, and Presentation: Making Sure Your Evidence Withstands the Litigation Challenges; Agitated-Excited Delirium Syndrome and Sudden Deaths; and many more. You can view the schedule online at www.acfei.com, and the complete schedule will be printed in the summer issue of The Forensic Examiner[R]. In addition, we are proud to announce that ACFEI Chair Dr. Cyril Wecht, Dr. Henry C. Lee, as well as Dr. Greg Vecchi from the FBI's Behavioral Sciences Unit, will be giving keynote addresses during the conference.
To help you stay abreast of all the latest conference news we are beginning a monthly e-newsletter that will highlight various presentations, provide conference status updates, and offer other helpful conference information. Make plans today to attend--and be sure to register by February 28th to save $200 by registering with the early-early bird registration rate of $399. See you in Orlando!
We are proud to announce that we have partnered with Great Southern Travel to assist with travel arrangements to Orlando. Great Southern Travel, a division of Great Southern Financial Corporation, was founded in 1977 with the purpose to make travel as simple, convenient, and worry-free as possible for both business and leisure travelers. Today, Great Southern Travel is one of the largest travel agencies in the state of Missouri and also ranked in the Top 100 in the nation, with 12 offices throughout Missouri, Kansas, and Arkansas. Great Southern agents don't just find you the lowest published fares and the most convenient itinerary--they negotiate for your best travel options, because you have more important things to do. Great Southern will:
* Ensure you get you priority wait listing on flights.
* Monitor your flights and fare and tell you if better itineraries or prices come along.
* Act as your advocate in disputes and problem resolution.
* Work with you in handling emergency problems and flight changes.
In addition, Great Southern has negotiated special discounts on fare for members traveling on American, Delta, and Southwest Airlines. For more information on Great Southern or to book your travel, contact either Kelly Christian or Lesley Palmer at 800-749-7116 or visit them online at www.greatsoutherntravel.com.
Exhibiting at the 2010 National Conference will get your company noticed so you can introduce your product or service to a wide variety of top professionals. Sponsorships are also available and are a great way to direct attendees to your exhibit booth. Exhibitor space is limited, so reserve your spot today. For additional information or to register, contact the Conference Department at 1-800-423-9737, ext. 168.
Conference Exhibitor: $650
* 10' x 10' Exhibit Booth
* Company name in the conference program
* Opportunity to showcase your product on the vendor stage
Conference Bag Insert: $675
* Distribution of one promotional piece to all attendees
* Company name in the conference program
* 50% discount with the purchase of Exhibit Booth
Literature Table: $100
If you are unable to exhibit, take advantage of our literature table. We will place your brochures on the literature table in the exhibit hall. This is a great way to introduce attendees to your product or service.
Member Book Sales: $25
A special booth will be designated for the sale of member books and will be staffed by an association staff member.
This is a great opportunity to introduce your book to fellow ACFEI members. Books will need to be shipped to Association Headquarters prior to the conference.
Schedule-at-a-Glance Wednesday, September 22 Registration and Exhibitors 12:00pm-8:00pm ABCHS Pre-Conference Session 3:00pm-5:00pm Welcome Reception 5:00pm-7:00pm Thursday, September 23 Exhibit Hall Opens/Continental Breakfast 7:00am Tai Chi 7:00-7:30am General Session 8:00am-9:00am Morning Break 9:00am-9:30am Breakout Sessions 9:30am-11:00am ACFEI/AAIM Working Luncheons (Additional Registration Required) 11:00am-12:30pm Breakout Sessions 12:30pm-5:30pm Annual Banquet 7:00pm-9:00pm Friday, September 24 Exhibit Hall Opens/Continental Breakfast 7:00am Tai Chi 7:00am-7:30am General Session 8:00am-9:00am Morning Break 9:00am-9:30am Breakout Sessions 9:30am-11:00am ABCHS/APA Working Luncheons (Additional Registration Required) 11:00am-12:30pm Breakout Sessions 12:30pm-5:30pm
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