National Environmental Crime Conference 2013
27th November, 30 Euston Square, London
"Perspectives on the use of technology for preventing environmental crime"
Environmental crime and eco-security are issues on the agenda of national and local governments. These threats are a growing problem which have a direct impact on the global environment and human wellbeing.
Following on from the previous highly successful events, the fourth National Environmental Crime Conference will once again act as an international platform to bring together academic expertise with practitioners and policy-makers to discuss a range of current and future eco-crime problems such as wildlife crime, industrial pollution and illegal waste disposal. It will raise awareness with key stakeholders and explore remedial and preventative actions. In particular, the problem will be examined by bringing together an interdisciplinary effort using crime science, environmental and systems engineering approaches.
There will be a panel discussion, academic posters, a fundraising event and live demonstrations of some technologies that could be used to detect and prevent environmental crime.
The conference is organised by University College London's Jill Dando Institute of Security and Crime Science in partnership with the Knowledge Transfer Network.
Benefits of attending
- Be briefed on the latest position on environmental crime challenges - from European agengies perspective
- Learn more about emerging environmental crime issues from our speakers and panel experts
- Learn first-hand where the technology will play a part in the solutions through interactive demonstrations
- Promote your research or technology products for an important environmental cause
- Be a part of these developments by discussing potential partnerships with the innovators
- Meet potential roads into market with your ideas on environmental crime combatting solutions
- Have your voice heard during the panel discussions with leading experts from the UK and Europe
- Forge new networks and business relationships
- Identify new opportunities for collaborative projects
Please note £20 of this fee will be donated to one of our participating charities. Please see the ticket information for more details.
Note £10 of this fee will be donated to one of our participating charities. Please see the ticket information for more details. Please provide student identification on arrival.
For companies that wish to have a stall to advertise their products, please get in touch prior to booking. Note that £40 of this fee will be donated to one of our participating charities.
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Who should attend?
The goal of the NECC is to promote novel multi-disciplinary solutions for preventing environmental crime from a broad range of key areas. Therefore anyone with an interest in preventing environmental crime is welcome to register for the event. We are particularly interested to hear from individuals from the following sectors:
- Law enforcement
- Technology industry
- Research and Development
- Legal industry
- Academic researchers
- Graduate students
- The non-profit sector, such as charities
- Government organisations
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