Upcoming Conferences



Next Victoria Plenary Lecture


Thursday 1 November 2018 at 5.30 pm (with light refreshments from 5:00pm), Victoria University, The Sir Zelman Cowen Centre, Phillips Room, Room 2.10, Level 2, 295 Queen Street, Melbourne (entry off Little Lonsdale St)

Speakers: Dr Runa Daniel & Nathan Scudder, Australian Federal Police

Title: The new era in forensic DNA analysis: DNA Intelligence

(Notice of meeting)

Next NSW Plenary Lecture


NSW AGM & Plenary Session, Wednesday 21 November 2018 at 6.00 pm (AGM) and 6.30 pm (Plenary), The Union University & Schools Club, 25 Bent Street (Cnr Phillip), Sydney

Speaker: The Hon. Justice Peter McClellan AM

Title: The child abuse Royal Commission- how was it different?



ACT Lecture & Dinner







AAFS Tie


New silk ties will be on sale to Academy Members at Plenary Meetings for $25 (cash or cheque on the day)

Welcome to the official website of the Australian Academy of Forensic Sciences, a learned body dedicated to the advancement of the forensic sciences. Founded in 1967 by the late Oscar Schmalzback the Academy is unique in bringing together persons of professional standing from the legal, medical and scientific professions whom have contributed to the advancement or practice of forensic science.
Membership is by invitation, however we encourage professional persons with an interest in becoming a member to make contact if they do not personally know a member through which we may facilitate consideration of membership. The Academy currently holds four meetings a year in Sydney and meetings are also held in Melbourne and Canberra. The Academy also promotes research and publishes the Australian Journal of Forensic Sciences.

Next Plenary Sessions


NSW AGM & Plenary Session
Date: Wednesday 21 November 2018 at 6.00 pm (AGM) and 6.30 pm (Plenary)
Venue: The Union University & Schools Club, 25 Bent Street (Cnr Phillip), Sydney
Speaker: The Hon. Justice Peter McClellan AM (Biography)
Title: The child abuse Royal Commission- how was it different? (Abstract)



Victoria
Date: Thursday 1 November 2018 at 5.30 pm (with light refreshments from 5:00pm)
Venue: Victoria University, The Sir Zelman Cowen Centre, Phillips Room, Room 2.10, Level 2, 295 Queen Street, Melbourne (entry off Little Lonsdale St)
Speakers: Dr Runa Daniel & Nathan Scudder
Title: The
new era in forensic DNA analysis: DNA Intelligence

(Notice of meeting)