11 - 12 November, 2019
Mövenpick Hotel & Casino Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland

MAIN CONFERENCE DAY TWO

8:00 am - 9:10 am REGISTRATION & COFFEE

9:10 am - 9:20 am CHAIRMAN’S OPENING REMARKS

9:20 am - 10:00 am NBC-EOD COMPETENCE CENTER PREPARING SWISS CBRN FORCES

Colonel Christophe Baumberger, Deputy Commander, NBC-EOD Centre of Competence at Swiss Armed Forces

Colonel Christophe Baumberger

Deputy Commander, NBC-EOD Centre of Competence
Swiss Armed Forces

10:00 am - 10:40 am EQUIPPING THE JOINT FORCE FOR TOMORROW’S CBRN THREAT – FUTURE DIRECTIONS OF THE JPEO

Mr Douglas Bryce, Joint Program Executive Officer for Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Defense at US Department of Defense

Mr Douglas Bryce

Joint Program Executive Officer for Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Defense
US Department of Defense

10:40 am - 11:10 am MORNING COFFEE AND NETWORKING

11:10 am - 11:50 am WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION (WMD) DISABLEMENT - DEVELOPMENT OF A NEW CAPABILITY?

Lieutenant Colonel Bernd Allert, Chief Concepts and Doctrine at NATO Joint CBRN Defence Centre of Excellence

Lieutenant Colonel Bernd Allert

Chief Concepts and Doctrine
NATO Joint CBRN Defence Centre of Excellence

11:50 am - 12:30 pm CZECH CBRN CAPABILITIES AND RESPONSE SYSTEM

Mr Tomáš Dropa, Director at National Institute for NBC Protection

Mr Tomáš Dropa

Director
National Institute for NBC Protection

12:30 pm - 1:10 pm TECHNOLOGICAL REQUIREMENTS FOR CBRN DEFENCE

Colonel Carlos Ardanaz, CBRN Regiment Commander at Spanish Army

Colonel Carlos Ardanaz

CBRN Regiment Commander
Spanish Army

1:10 pm - 2:10 pm NETWORKING LUNCH

2:10 pm - 2:50 pm MEDICAL PREPAREDNESS FOR CBRN INCIDENTS

Colonel  Prof. Sergei Bankoul, Head of Medical CBRN Defence at Swiss Armed Forces

Colonel Prof. Sergei Bankoul

Head of Medical CBRN Defence
Swiss Armed Forces

2:50 pm - 3:30 pm THE IMPORTANCE OF EMERGENCY DECONTAMINATION IN THE MANAGEMENT OF MASS DECONTAMINATION

Colonel Denis Josse, Head of the pharmaceutical Services,Technical adviser on toxicological & CBRNe risks management at Alpes-Maritimes Fire & Rescue Services

Colonel Denis Josse

Head of the pharmaceutical Services,Technical adviser on toxicological & CBRNe risks management
Alpes-Maritimes Fire & Rescue Services

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm AFTERNOON TEA AND NETWORKING

Mr Erik Tollefsen, Head of Weapon Contamination Unit at International Committee of the Red Cross

Mr Erik Tollefsen

Head of Weapon Contamination Unit
International Committee of the Red Cross

Dr Johnny Nehme, Head of CBRN Sector at International Committee of the Red Cross

Dr Johnny Nehme

Head of CBRN Sector
International Committee of the Red Cross

4:40 pm - 5:10 pm THE PREPAREDNESS OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH SYSTEM OF WEST AFRICAN COUNTRIES TOWARDS CBRN THREATS - ESTABLISHING A BIODEFENCE SYSTEM

Dr Stef Stienstra, Chief Project Officer - Biodefence at Government of the Netherlands

Dr Stef Stienstra

Chief Project Officer - Biodefence
Government of the Netherlands

5:20 pm - 5:30 pm CHAIRMAN’S CLOSING REMARKS AND END OF CONFERENCE