2017 NAFEA Meeting

NAFEA meetings are open to members and non-members of NAFEA provided the appropriate dues are paid for meeting registration.  The 2017 NAFEA Conference and Business meeting will be held at the University of California, Davis, July 7-12, 2017 in Davis, California.


2017 NAFEA Conference and Business Meeting!


2017 NAFEA Conference Abstract Submission FAQs


2017 NAFEA Meeting Hotel:  Hallmark Inn at UC Davis


NAFEA meeting Tentative Agenda (July 7-12, 2017):

Friday (July 7th): ABFE Exam (9am-9pm, w. 8am set-up) & Workshop for Professionals
8am – 9am: Registration
9am – 12pm: Morning session talks
12pm – 1pm: Lunch
1pm – 4pm: Field collections

Workshop for Professionals: Agenda and Registration Details

Saturday (July 8th): Courtroom Combat
8am – 12 pm: Moot court room (professionals),
12pm – 1pm Lunch
1pm – 5pm: Moot court room (students)

Sunday (July 9th):  Blow fly workshop
8am – 12pm: Morning Session
1pm –  5pm: Afternoon Session
1pm – 5pm: Student Public Outreach w. Bohart Museum
Meet & Greet at Bobs (Wine social) – Start time?

 Monday (July 10th): Talks & Poster Session
8am – 9 am: Plenary Session: Allison Galloway (Forensic Anthropology)
9am – 10 am: Coffee & Light Snacks –talking with her
10am – 12pm: President’s Lectures.
12pm – 3pm: Business Meeting: Lunch provided
3:30pm – 5:30pm: Oral Presentations
6pm – 8pm: Posters & Evening Social (Catered by Seasons): Adrienne Brundage Speaking about Instars

Tuesday (July 11th): Talks & Poster Session
8am-9am: Coordinating Committee Talk: Jim Carey (Demography & Forensic Entomology)
9am-9:30am: Coffee
9:30am – 12pm: Oral Presentations
12pm-1pm: Lunch
1:30pm-2:30pm: Coordinating Committee Talk: Michelle Sanford &… (Forensic Entomology, 2 Perspectives)
2:30pm-5:30pm: Oral Presentations

Wednesday (July 12th): Alcatraz trip

Meeting Fees:

EventMemberAssociate MemberNon-MembersFirst time students
NAFEA Registration***$100*$25**$150Free
Professional Workshop$100$100$150Free
Professional Moot Court$50$25$75$25
Student Moot Court__$10____
Blow Fly Workshop (Students)______$25
Blow Fly Workshop (Non students)$100$25____
Wine Social$25****$25****$25****$25****
Bohart Museum OutreachFreeFreeFreeFree
Alcatraz TripFree*Free*Free*Free*
*Costs reduced $10 for each first time student a full member brings to the meeting.
*not including the costs for transportation. First come first serve.
**Free if student volunteers for public outreach event on Sunday (7/09).
***Includes mixer on Monday
****Wine social proceeds benefit the endowment.


2017 NAFEA Conference and Business Meeting!