Wednesday, September 05, 2018

07:00 Conference Counter opens

08:00 Opening of the Exhibition | Welcome Coffee served | Find your Panel Session

08:30 Conference Continues with Panel Sessions B1 - B6

Panel B1: Information and Knowledge Management

Panel B2: Innovation, Research and Development

Panel B3: Education, Training & Simulation

Panel B4: Point Detection

Panel B5: Protection (Filtration)

Panel B6: Decontamination and Disinfection II

10:30 Coffee Break | Exhibition | Poster Sessions


Resilience of the Society


11:00 Introduction by the Session Chairman


Friederike Dahns, German Federal Ministry of the Interior, Building and Community, Head of Division for Population Development and Demographic Studies and Chair of NATO Civil Protection Group

11:10 Resiliency – Basic Concept for Civil Protection and Disaster-Risk-Management (13 Questions and Answers from a German Perspective)

Giulio Gullotta, Head of Directorate Science and Technology, Federal Office of Civil Protection and Disaster Assistance 

11:35 Resilience - a Scientific Perspective

Prof. Dr. Shinichi Egawa, Division of International Cooperation for Disaster Medicine, International Research Institute of Disaster Science (IRIDeS), Tohoku University, Japan

12:00 Discussion Round

Resilience of Society in the Context with National CBRN Threats and Hazards


Dr. Marcus Pindur, Deutschlandradio


Pascal Kober, MoP, German Parliament

Giulio Gullotta, Federal Office of Civil Protection and Disaster Assistance, Germany

Prof. Dr. Shinichi Egawa, Tohoku University, Japan

Dr. Sabri Gmach, World Health Orghanization (invited)

13:00 Luncheon | Exhibition | Poster Sessions


Prevention: Paradigm Change in CBRN Protection


14:30 Introduction by the Session Chairman

Colonel (GS) Hans-Christian Hettfleisch, German Federal Ministry of Defence, Chief of Branch Forces Policy II 2

14:40 The Correlation between Prevention, Reaction and Rehabilitation in Civil Protection

Jan-Olof Lind, Director General, Swedish Defence Research Agency

15:05 Disablement of Weapons of Mass Destruction: How NATO Takes Into Account the Paradigm Change 

Colonel (U.S. Air Force) Anthony Stroup, Chief Nuclear & CBRN Defence Policy Branch, NATO International Military Staff, Policy & Capabilities Division 

Colonel (U.S. Army) Andrew L. Miltner, Chief of Staff, Joint CBRN Defence Centre of Excellence   

15:30 Population Growth, Urbanization, Climate Change – Global Trends and their Implications on Security Research

Prof. Dr. Dr. Michael Lauster, Director, Fraunhofer Institute for Technological Trend Analysis INT

15:55 Conclusions | Farewell

16:10 End of the Conference