A list of recent conference presentations can be viewed below:

  • Jane’s WMD Conference (November 2002) Washington, D.C. – CBRN threats
  • CBRN Resilience (April 2004) London – Nuclear/radiological terrorism
  • Actuaries Seminar on Terrorism, (July 2004) Copenhagen – CBRN threats
  • Sussex Police (September 2004) Brighton – CBRN Terrorism and Countermeasures
  • CBRN Resilience (April 2005) London – Nuclear/radiological Terrorism
  • Wilton Park WMD Conference (June 2005) – Nanotechnology and Future Nuclear Weapons
  • Joint NBC Regiment Radiation Study Day (July 2005) – Nuclear/Radiological Terrorism and Countermeasures
  • Aviation and Maritime Security (June 2006) Hong Kong – The CBRN Threat to Transportation
  • TranSec World Expo, 27-28 June 2007, Amsterdam – The CBRN and Explosives Threat to Aviation
  • Xth International CBRN Defence Symposium 6-8 November 2007, Defence Academy, Shrivenham, UK – Litvinenko: Aftermath of London’s First Radiological Dispersal Event
  • Networked Public Safety Conference, London, 21-23 January 2008 – Lessons learned from the 2006 Litvinenko Polonium incident in London and the 1995 Sarin attacks in Tokyo
  • CBRN Resilience, IQPC Conference, London, 8 July 2008 – Nuclear Terrorism: Myth and Reality
  • Metropolitan Police Counter-Terrorism Seminar, London, 17-18 October 2008, The IRA and IEDs
  • Seminar, Department of International Relations, University of Sussex, 20 October 2008 – CBRN threats: Myth or Reality?
  • Chairman of 4th NBC International Annual Conference, University of Brno, Czech Republic, 28-30 October 2008
  • XIth International CBRN Defence Symposium, Defence Academy of the UK, Shrivenham, 4-6 November 2008 – Radiological Weapons: Threat and Response
  • CBRN Civil Support Teams’ Commanders Conference, Atlanta, Georgia (26 January 2009) – The Litvinenko Affair: the Gold Standard in Response to a Radiological Dispersal Event
  • Counter Terror Expo, Olympia, London, February 2009 – IEDs: From the IRA to Here
  • Army Medical Materiel Development Activity, Fort Detrick MA, 11 March 2009 – CBRN: Perception of the Threat in US and UK
  • US Office of Naval Research, Washington DC, 12 March 2009 – IEDs: From the IRA to Now
  • RTI International, Washington DC, 13 March 2009 – IRA and Technology Transfer
  • Symposium, Carnegie Institution,14 March 2009, Washington D.C. – Nuclear Weapons: From the Manhattan Project to the Future
  • City Security and Resilience Networks Business Seminar, 8 October 2009, London – Business Continuity Following a CBRNE Attack
  • CSARN – City Security and Resilience Networks, Business Protection Seminar on Managing CBRN Risks (8 October 2009), Leicester Square, London – Mediation after a CBRN Event and the Effect on Business
  • Defence and Research Dept Canada, Centre for Security Science, Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP) Workshop (24 November 2009), Ottawa – The Convergence of CBRN and CIP (am) and IRA: Lessons Learned for IED Threats Today (pm)
  • Needhams Business Continuity Practitioners Forum  (3 December 2009), London – Speaker on Expert Panel assessing Simulated Multiple Bomb Attack
  • EDCON 2010, Annual Conference of the Canadian Explosives Technicians Assoc., Toronto, Canada (9 April 2010) – Evolution of IEDs
  • Annual Conference, Hamilton Jet Ltd, (12 April 2010), Hever Castle, Sussex, UK, CBRN Threats to Maritime Security
  • International Training Conference, International Assoc. of Bomb Technicians & Investigators (13-18 June 2010) – The IRA’s Bombing Campaign: The IED Challenge Then and Now
  • Counter-IEDs 2010 (29-30 June 2010), London, CBRN IEDs
  • Masterclass on IEDs: Facing the Challenge, SMi Group, Crowne Plaza St James, London (7 July 2010) – Masterclass Lead
  • US European Command, RAF Molesworth NATO Analysis Complex,  (24 August 2010), VIP Speaker, Morning Seminar on NBC Weaponisation by Non-State Actors
  • CSARN (City Security and Resilience Networks) Homeland Resilience Conference, London (16 September 2010), Resurgence of bombings in Northern Ireland
  • Canadian Joint CBRN Incident Response Unit (7 October 2010), Professional Development Day, Toronto, VIP Speaker, NBC Proliferation
  • Platform Survivability, Frankfurt (12-14 October 2010) – C-IED Pre-Event Workshop + Leading expert panel – Are we neglecting the CBRN threat?
  • Countering IEDs, Amara Singapore (6-9 December 2010), Keynote Speech, The Dreaded Chimera: Advanced IEDs and CBRN IEDs
  • CSARN (City Security and Resilience Networks) Homeland Resilience Conference, Manchester, UK (14 December 2010), Resurgence of bombings in Northern Ireland
  • Counter CBRNe Operations 2011, SMi Group, London (2 February 2011), Keynote Address, Future CBRN Response
  • CBRN Resilience 2011, IQPC, London (29-30 March 2011), Training for Response to CBRN Attacks
  • University of Brighton, annual visiting lecture (4 May 2011), Terrorism and the Role of the Media
  • Counter IEDs 2011, Defence IQ (20-22 June 2011), The Evolving Threat of Advanced IEDs and Insurgent Tactics
  • IEDs Masterclass, SMi Training Group (20 July 2011), Copthorne Tara, London, IEDs: Defeat the Device
  • CSARN (City Security and Resilience Networks) CBRNe and Mass Contamination Threats & Resilience Conference, London (7 October 2011), Threats & Methods of CBRNe Attacks
  • CSARN (City Security and Resilience Networks) Merseyside Business Resilience Briefing, Liverpool (19 October 2011), Modern-day Attack Methodologies Including CBRN Risk
  • Defeating the Global IED Threat, Conference & Exhibition (12-14 December 2011), Abu Dhabi, Improvised CBRN IEDs
  • Business Breakfast Briefing, Central Bedfordshire Council (13 January 2012), CBRN Threats and Response
  • University of Brighton, annual visiting lecture (23 Feb 2012), Depleted Uranium Weapons
  • NBC Symposium 20th Anniversary, Turku, Finland (11 June 2012), Improvised CBRN Devices – Threats & Render-Safe Procedures
  • G4S Project Royal, GS4 Workshop, London (20 August 2012), Presenter of Terrorist Attack Scenario for Red-Teaming Exercise
  • 2nd International Symposium on Development of CBRN-Defence Capabilities, Berlin (22 October 2012) Improvised CBRN Devices: Threats & EOD (Explosives Ordnance Disposal)
  • SMi Group Military Robotics Conference, London (13 November 2012) CBRN IEDs: Threats & Render-safe Procedures
  • Summer Masterclass Leader, SMi Group, London (5 December 2012), Countering IEDs,
  • Global IED Conference, National Intelligence Council, Washington D.C. (23-24 January 2013), Keynote presentation IEDs: A Historical Perspective, and Panel presentation: Use of Commercial Grade Explosives by the IRA
  • University of Brighton, annual visiting lecture (13 Feb 2013), Chemical Weapons in Syria
  • NATO-US Office of Naval Research Workshop on Nonproliferation and Science Cooperation with Russia and the FSU (17 June 2013), The IED Threat from Chechen and other Groups
  • Summer Masterclass Leader, SMi Group, London (18 July 2013) Countering IEDs
  • CBRN: First Response, Bomb squads dealing with CBRN IEDs, Leicester, UK (11-12 January 2014)
  • University of Brighton, annual visiting lecture (28 February 2014), Ridding the World of Landmines
  • Counter-Terror Expo, Olympia London (29-30 April 2014), Training and Equipment for First Responders in Dealing with CBRN IEDs
  • Military Robotics 2014, SMi Group (21-22 May 2014), Threats, Robotics and EOD Technologies for CBRN IEDs
  • Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Rome Tor Vergata (July 2014), Visiting Lecturer in Master CBRNe Directorate, Day of Lectures on CBRNe
  • University of Brighton, annual visiting lecture (25 March 2015), Exposure to Chemical Weapons: Past, Present & Future


Andy Oppenheimer at Fort Detrick March 2009

Presentation Award at United States Army Medical Materiel Development Activity (USAMMDA), Fort Detrick, MA., March 2009.