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Join us at the Inaugural Counter-NTT Conference and Exhibition 2016



Counter-NTT is an inaugural conference targeted at those who have an interest in countering the non-traditional and improvised  threats from chemicals, biological hazards, radiation, nuclear, explosives, toxic industrial chemicals and materials, other hazardous materials, and pandemics. The conference is focused at decision makers, operational staff and practitioners alike from Defence, government, academia, defence industry, other government agencies, emergency services and health organisations.

Thu, 10 Nov 2016 at 8:30 AM until Fri, 11 Nov 2016 at 5:00 PM

Location: Adams Auditorium
Contact: Wayne Hargreaves


The keynote presentations for Counter-NTT include:

  • Brigadier John Shanahan, Joint Counter Improvised Threat Task Force
  • JB Burton, Leidos and former Commanding General, Headquarters 20th CBRNE Command (TBC)
  • Colonel Jean Marie Gontier, Paris Fire Brigade
  • Dr Mike Logan, Queensland Fire and Emergency Services

The presentations for Counter-NTT include:

  • Chemical and Biological Weapons and efforts to prohibit them, Bob Mathews
  • The Protection against Chemical and Biological Weapons, Rebecca McCallum
  • Recent Developments in Medical Countermeasures,Mick Alderton
  • The Chemical Warfare Agent Laboratory Network, Harry Rose
  • The Australian Biological Laboratory Network, Matthias Dorsch
  • The Analysis of Toxins, Craig Brinkworth
  • Metabolism of Carfentanil, an Ultra-Potent Opioid, in Human Liver Microsomes and Human Hepatocytes by High-Resolution Mass Spectrometry, Michael G. Feasel
  • Increasing the speed, sensitivity and portability of biological agent identification for biosecurity applications using protein-profiling and molecular methods, Dr Michelle Gahan
  • Counter Improvised Threats Research – Impact Dynamics, Professor Paul Hazell
  • Civilian Tactical Medicine – Are we Missing the Big Picture?, Mel Brown
  • Countering the UAS Threat on the Asymmetric Battlefield, Robi Sen
  • True Standoff Detection of Explosives, Chemical Weapons Agents, and Narcotics, Warwick Penrose on behalf of COL (R) Roy C. Waggoner
  • Joint Forensics and Exploitation Enterprise, Dr Lauren Wilson
  • Occupational and Environmental Health Research, Dr Sharyn Gaskin

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