Global Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Symposium & Exhibition

"Closing the Gaps on Persistent Engagement in the New Strategic Environment"

1 - 2 May 2013

Fort Walton Beach, FL

Attendee Roster

Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Keynote Remarks - Closing the Gaps on Persistent Engagement in the New Strategic Environment:

  • Lieutenant Colonel (P) Dean Meinert, USA, Chief, Explosive Ordnance Disposal and Humanitarian Mine Action, Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Special Operations/Low Intensity Conflict

Impact (Injured Military Personnel Assisting Combat Troops)

NATO EOD Working Group Update

  • Colonel Gareth Bex, Army of the United Kingdom, Chairman, NATO/OTAN EOD Working Group

NATO EOD Centre of Excellence

NAVSCOLEOD International Training Programs

U.S. Navy EOD Requirements Panel

Department of Defense Explosives Safety Challenges


Thursday, May 2, 2013

EOD Supply Chain - Recruiting & Training Tomorrow's EOD Technician

  • Captain Brad McKinney, USN, Commanding Officer, Center for EOD and Diving

Baseline Training Requirements and Way Ahead For Homemade Explosives

Post Afghanistan Lessons Learned: A C-IED Task Force Perspective

  • Commander Chuck Andrews, USN, Former Commanding Officer, Mobile Unit Three

Services State of the Union on EOD