Why Attend?

  • Review the latest CBRNe Capabilities across EMEA
  • Discuss the major threats to Europe's major cities
  • Evaluate the threat level of biological outbreaks
  • Analysis the latest first responder techniques
  • Understand the threat of IED's
  • Network with 200+ leading CBRNe officials from across EMEA and the US
  • Visit our vibrant exhibition of 20+ vendors showcasing the latest CBRNe defence products

CBRNe Summit Europe 2017

Madrid, Spain
24th April 2017 - 27th April 2017

Speaker Biographies

Colonel Ignacio Castro

Commanding Officer, NBC Regiment

Spanish Army

Colonel Fabrizio Benigni

3rd Division Military Policy & Planning, Arms Control, Verification and Counter-Proliferation Office

Ministry of Defence, Italy

Colonel Volker Quante

Deputy Director

NATO Joint CBRN Defence Centre of Excellence

Colonel Denis Josse

Adviser on CBRN risks management & head of the pharmaceutical services

Alpes-Maritimes Fire and Rescue Services, France

Adolfo Cristanini

CEO and President


Captain Jose Antonio Torres

Second Chief of CBRN Unit

Guardia Civil

Lieutenant Colonel Maria del Pilar Hernandez Frutos

Commander, CBRN Decontamination Station Unit, Medical Brigade

Ministry of Defence, Spain

Lieutenant Colonel Andrea Gloria

Department Director PROT, Protection Department

NATO School

Ludovic Ouvry



Anh Thu Dang

Deputy Director, International Cooperation Division

Vietnam Agency for Radiation and Nuclear Safety (VARANS) 

Inspector Ian Stubbs

Operations and Performance, National CBRN Centre

National Counter Terrorism Police, United Kingdom

Anmol Sood

Founder and CEO


Matthew Scullion

Vice President of Sales and Marketing

BioFire Defense

Joaquin Baumela


Ibatech Tecnologia

Major Sergio Martinez Ordonez

Operations and Plans, Medical Brigade

Spanish Army

Major Olivier Rousseau

Head, Joint CBRN Section

Ministry of Defence, Belgium

Dr. Laura Cochrane

Director, Medical and Clinical Affairs

Emergent BioSolutions

Gustavo Segura Martinez

Product Manager CBRN


Brian Clesham

Business Development Manager

Scott Safety

Rafael Arruga

Director of Business Development

Hispano Vema

Dr. Markus Erbeldinger

Product Manager, Detection

FLIR Systems

Annabel Townley

CBRN Capabilities Manager

UK Government Decontamination Service (GDS)

Colonel (Ret) Wolfgang Widders

Senior Advisor

Karcher Futuretech

Keith Asman MBE

Head of Forensics and Digital Investigations, South East Counter Terrorism Unit (SECTU)

Thames Valley Police, United Kingdom

Paul Wilson

Counter Terror Investigator

Police Service of Northern Ireland

Dr. Lidia Alexandrova Ezerska

Health Emergency Information and Risk Assessment - Health Emergencies Programme

World Health Organisation (WHO)

Colonel Ramli H Nik

Senior Fellow, Faculty of Strategic Studies and Defence Management

National Defence University of Malaysia

Dr. Steve Photiou

Disaster Medicine Specialist and Senior Attending Physician, Emergency Department

Sant'Antonio Hospital, Italy

Professor Roberto Mugavero


Observatory on Security and CBRNe Defence - OSDIFE

Dr. Lorenzo Coppolino



Alessandro Ungaro

Research Fellow, Security and Defence Programme

Institute of International Affairs, Italy


Media Partner