Tuesday, September 04, 2018

07:00 Conference Counter opens

08:00 Opening of the Exhibition | Welcome Coffee served

08:30 Opening of the Conference

General (ret.) Rainer Schuwirth, Chairman of the German Association for Defence Technology


Key Notes


08:40 Key Note by the German Federal Ministry of the Interior, Building and Community

Horst Seehofer, Federal Minister of the Interior, Building and Community, Germany

09:00 Key Note by the Acting Presidency of the Council of the European Union

Herbert Kickl, Minister of the Interior, Austria (invited)

09:20 Introduction to the 4th Symposium

Christoph Unger, President, Federal Office of Civil Protection and Disaster Assistance (BBK), Germany


CBRN Protection: Security Policy Framework Concepts 


09:40 Introduction by the Session Chairman

Ayleen Bock, German Federal Ministry of the Interior, Building and Community, Division for Civil Protection

10:00 The Essential Role of Multilateral Nonproliferation and Disarmament Regimes in Preventing CBRN Attacks

Dr. Oliver Meier, Deputy Head of International Security Division, German Institute for International and Security Affairs (SWP)

10:25 The Future of Non-Proliferation - The Role of Nuclear Weapons in the Global Security Policy Context

Dan Smith, Director, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), Sweden

10:50 Coffee Break | Exhibition | Poster Sessions

11:20 CBRN Threats and our Preparation

Colonel Kideuk Byun, Head of CBR Defense Research Institute, Armed Forces of South Korea

11:45 Resilience - Contribution of Industry on CBRN Protection Equipment

Sebastian Meyer-Plath, President Bruker Detection

12:10 The EU CBRN Action Plan 

Hans Das, Head of Unit Terrorism and Radicalisation, DG Home, European Commission

12:35 Luncheon | Exhibition | Poster Sessions


National and International Cooperation


14:00 Introduction by the Session Chairman

Brigadier General Wolfgang Gäbelein, German Federal Ministry of Defence, Chief of Division Forces Policy II

14:10 Science and Technology: the Value of Cooperative Networks

Dr. Marc Cadisch, Director, Spiez Laboratory, Switzerland

14:35 The Notion of Networked Security in the Cooperation between National and International Organizations

Wolfgang Rudischhauser, Vice-President, German Federal Acadamy for Security Policy

15:00 Coffee Break | Exhibition | Poster Sessions

15:30 Framework Nations Concept (FNC) Cluster CBRN Protection - a Lighthouse Project of an European Cooperation Initiative 

Colonel (DEU Army) Henry Neumann, Commander, Bundeswehr CBRN Defence Command 

Colonel (CZE Army) Jiri Gajdos, Chief FNC Cluster Support Cell CBRN Protection, Bundeswehr CBRN Defence Command 

15:55 Jordan Civil Defence - Experience in Dealing with CBRN

Captain Ahmad Mansour Suleiman Al Zu’bi, Hazmat Team Training Officer, Jordan Civil Defense, Ministry of Interior, Jordan

16:20 Operational CBRN Decon/Detox of Platforms and “On-Site” Sensitive Equipment Decon Capability

Stefano Miorotti, Cristanini

16:45 Short Coffee Break | Find your Panel Session

17:00 Conference Continues with Panel Sessions A1 - A7

Panel A1: Social Resilience

Panel A2: Prevention and Countermeasures

Panel A3: Risk Analysis, Assessment and Crisis Communication

Panel A4: Stand-Off-Detection

Panel A5: Protection (Suits)

Panel A6: Decontamination and Disinfection I

Panel A7: Innovations by Industries

19:00 Beer Call in the Exhibition Area

19:30 Walking Dinner Buffet in the Exhibition Area

22:00 Last Order

22:15 End of first day