Upcoming Conferences



Next Victoria Plenary Lecture


Wednesday 28 February 2018 at 5:00 pm. Council Chamber room, Victorian Bar, Owen Dixon Chambers East, Level 1, 205 William Street, Melbourne

Speaker: Dr Linzi Wilson-Wilde OAM.

Title: Error Management Issues and Activities in Australia and New Zealand and the Role of the National Institute of Forensic Science

(Notice of meeting)



Next NSW Plenary Lecture


NSW Plenary Session Wednesday 14 February 2018 at 6.00 pm, The Union University & Schools Club, 25 Bent Street (Cnr Phillip), Sydney.

Speaker: Dr Helen Fraser

Title: Covert recordings as evidence in criminal trials: Problems and solutions from the perspective of forensic phonetics



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 Plenary Session
Date: Wednesday 14 February 2018 at 6.00 pm
Venue: The Union University & Schools Club, 25 Bent Street (Cnr Phillip), Sydney
Speaker: Dr Helen Fraser (Biography)
Title: Covert recordings as evidence in criminal trials: Problems and solutions from the perspective of forensic phonetics (Abstract)


Victoria
Date: Wednesday 28 February 2018 at 5:00 pm
Venue: the Council Chamber room, Victorian Bar, Owen Dixon Chambers East, Level 1, 205 William Street, Melbourne
Speaker: Dr Linzi Wilson-Wilde OAM (Biography)
Title: Error Management Issues and Activities in Australia and New Zealand and the Role of the National Institute of Forensic Science (Abstract)