12th Annual Joint Civil & DoD CBRN Symposium

The 12th Annual Joint Civil and DoD CBRN Symposium will explore the continued efforts of the CBRN community to advance the defense, readiness, and response to current and emerging chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear threats. The 2024 Symposium will aim to advance an innovative, joint CBRN community essential to counter and defend the nation from CBRN events.


Examples of CBRN events:

  • 1995 Tokyo Subway Sarin Attack
  • 2001 Anthrax Attacks
  • 2011 Fukushima Nuclear Accident
  • 2012 Chemical weapon use in Syrian Civil War
  • COVID-19

Speaker and Presenter Information

HON Frank Rose
Principal Deputy Administrator,
National Nuclear Security Administration

Mary Ellen Callahan
Assistant Secretary, CWMD Office,

Darryl Colvin, SES
Program Executive Officer,

Ian Watson, SES
Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Chemical & Biological Defense,

Dr. Frederick J. Cox, SES
Director, Research & Operations Directorate,
DEVCOM Chemical Biological Center

Charles Hughes
Deputy to the Commanding General,
20th CBRNE Command

Susan Ferensic
Assistant Director, WMDD,

Expected Number of Attendees


Relevant Government Agencies

Army, Dept of Homeland Security, EPA, Federal Government

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