Winter Workshop

Topic: Cognitive Bias in Forensic Science
Presenter: Dr. Itiel Dror, Cognitive Consultants International
Forensic Identification:

Space is limited due to the size of the classroom. It only holds 100 people.

Registration will open on 3-Jan-17 and close when full or 17-Mar-17.

Registration will be opened to non-DNA forensic practitioners if there is space remaining.

If any Vendors would like to Sponsor the workshop or a break ($250), please contact the AFDAA chair, or
fill out our online Sponsorship form.

Location: Texas DPS Headquarters in Austin, TX at the classroom in the Criminal Law Enforcement building (Bldg E)

Date: Thursday, 23-Mar-16
Time: 8AM – 5PM
Cost: $40 Members, $75 Non-Members
*Please note that everyone must pay the registration fee. It does not apply towards annual membership dues.
Breakfast, coffee, and snack breaks will be provided.

If you are not familiar with cognitive bias issues, please read any number of Dr. Dror’s papers (see also and/or the Cognitive Bias Effects Relevant to Forensic Science Examinations by the UK Forensic Science Regulator.

Summer Meeting

Dates: July 6-7

Location: Omni Hotel Austin Downtown, 700 San Jacinto Blvd, Austin, TX 78701

Anyone interested in holding workshops or events in conjunction with the main AFDAA meeting should contact the AFDAA Chair,

AFDAA is also accepting proposals for Presentations at the Summer Meeting. If you would like to present or would like to recommend a presenter or a topic, please contact the AFDAA Chair,, or any other Board Member.