Why Attend?

  • Opportunity to meet with leading CBRNe officials across Asia-Pacific
  • Discuss the latest CBRNe threats faced across Asia
  • Analyse the latest medical countermeasures to infectious diseases
  • Review the CBRNe capabilities of Asia-Pacific armed forces and emergency services
  • Understand the latest technologies that have been developed to assist first responders

CBRNe Summit Asia 2019

Bangkok, Thailand
3rd December 2019 - 5th December 2019

Speaker Biographies

Robert Frank

Regional Cooperation Officer for South-East Asia Instrument contributing to Stability and Peace (DG DEVCO)

European Union

Colonel Dr. Pisutti Dararutana

Chief, Research and Development, Chemical Department

Royal Thai Army

Patrick Becker

Regional Team Lead, Cooperative Biological Engagement Program

Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA)

Tao Xuan Khanh

Deputy Director, Technical Support Centre for Radiation and Nuclear Safety and Emergency Preparedness and Response

Vietnam Agency for Radiation and Nuclear Safety (VARANS), Vietnam

Dr. Makoto Akashi

Executive Officer

National Institutes for Quantum and Radiological Science and Technology (QST), Japan

Professor Maurizio Barbeschi


World Health Organisation (WHO)

Captain (Ret) Bobby Baker

Senior Training Specialist, Counter Terrorism Division

U.S. Department of Energy

Dr. Shah Jahan Mohd Yusof

Consultant Emergency & Trauma Physician

Sungai Buloh Hospital in Selangor, Malaysia

Professor Roberto Mugavero



Dr. Viji Vijayan

Assistant Dean, Safety, Health and Emergency Management and Procurement Director and Director of Research Operations

Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore