Conference presentations 2002-:

  • 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 – below) – VIP Guest Speaker, 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
  • University of Brighton, Annual Visiting Lecture (24 February), The Cyber-attack Threat to National Infrastructure and Nuclear Facilities
Andy Oppenheimer at Fort Detrick March 2009

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