Bode has hosted more than 30 industry conferences over the past 20 years. The 3.5 day conference includes presentations from industry leaders on impact, new technologies, and best practices targeted to educate on forensic identification and law enforcement investigations. Network with attendees traditionally from more than 75 different local, state, county, and federal agencies from more than 35 states.
DNA has a significant impact on improving public safety. Demand for testing is increasing as we clear backlogs and test cases faster. DNA technology is now more accessible than ever through technological advances in rapid DNA and forensic genealogy, and remains essential to criminal investigations.
Solving these cases is critical and offers answers to victims of crimes, but we also know that the more we can do, the better opportunity we have to prevent crime – and Prevent Tomorrow’s Victim.
Jayann Sepich, founder of dnasaves.org, has become a world-renowned voice
for the expansion of DNA testing in memory of her daughter Katie.
“Katie’s Law” has resulted in critical legislation to help solve and prevent
Jayann joins Bode to tell her story on the importance of DNA technology
in Preventing Tomorrow’s Victim.
The 2021 program will include 3.5 days of presentations, workshops and roundtable discussions:
Multi-Disciplinary Program: Advancements, policy and impact for crime labs, law enforcement and attorneys
Advanced Breakout Sessions: Best practices and current issues relating to advanced DNA training, new technologies and investigations
Save the Dates for 2022
In Person & Virtual Conferences
Bode 2022 - 21st Annual Forensic DNA Conference
April 5-8, 2022 - Tampa, Florida
Venue: Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay.
Bode will have a limited block of rooms at the prevailing
government per diem rate and a corporate block rate of $209.
Bode 2022 Virtual Forensic DNA Conference
Late Summer/Early Fall 2022
More information coming soon.