With the fourth edition of Europe’s highly successful NCT CBRNe Europe event series taking place from February 23-25, 2016 in Amsterdam, we are glad to already inform you about the first confirmed speaker line-up for the event. NCT events stand for high-quality networking forums so you can get in touch with regional CBRN end-users. Therefore the following speakers will be able to provide you already with an idea of what to expect at the event:

  • Colonel Friedrich Aflenzer, Force Development Division, Federal Ministry of Defense and Sports, Austria
  • Commander John G. Refsnes, Royal Norwegian Navy
  • Dr. Emanuele Pianese, Head of CBRN Fire Brigades, Ministry of Interior, Italy
  • Senator Michael Balboni, Former State Senator of New York, USA
  • Major Peter Balazs, Commander of the Rapid Diagnostic Laboratory, Hungarian Defense Forces, Hungary

Building on previous conferences and exhibitions in The Hague (2012), Leipzig (2014) and Brussels (2015), NCT CBRNe Europe 2016 will welcome a large range of European CBRN Defense Commands, Fire Departments and decision-makers from the US as well as Central and Eastern Europe. It will thereby include a live CBRN response exercise, followed by a conference on case-studies and capability building measures as well as a large industry exhibition with state-of-the-art solutions.

Besides presentations on existing CBRNe response capabilities in Europe from prevention and detection to recovery, conference topics will include:

  • CBRN Defense Organization and Preventive Measures Introduced in Europe
  • Technological Requirements for CBRN Reconnaissance and Analysis
  • Case-Studies and Lessons Learned from Past CBRN Defense Missions
  • Civil CBRN Crisis Management: SOPs and Innovation
  • Biological Threats and Response: An Assessment
  • Chemical Defense: Operational Decontamination and Recovery
  • Nuclear Response: Planning for the Unthinkable

To stay updated on the conference program and the list of confirmed speakers, please visit www.nct-europe.com or get in touch with our eventsteam at eventsteam@ib-consultancy.com.