7th European Academy of Forensic Sciences Conference (EAFS 2015)
- 06. September - 11. September 2015
- Prague Congress Centre, Prague
- Professional Congress Organiser - PCO
- Participants: 1050
The largest European conference on forensic sciences was held at the Prague Congress Centre from the 6th until the 11th of September, 2015. A series of expert presentations, including the latest findings in the case of unsolved murders of prostitutes in England in the 19th century, was presented. The opening ceremony was attended by Czech police chief Dr. Tomáš Tuhý, President of the Academy of Sciences Prof. Jiří Drahoš, Rector of Charles University in Prague, Prof. Tomas Zima and Rector of the University of Chemistry and Technology, Prague Prof. Karel Melzoch.
The 7th European Academy of Forensic Sciences (EAFS 2015) was organised by the Prague Institute of Criminology, that falls under the Czech Police authority on initiation of the European Network of Forensic Science Institutes (ENFSI) supported by professional services by C-IN. This conference is held every three years. The first meeting took place in 1997 in Lausanne, Switzerland, where 470 specialists gathered from 39 countries. In the following years Krakow, Istanbul, Helsinki, Glasgow and Hague acted as a conference venues.