VII MAFS Conference

1st IAOFO Meeting

1st GAFS Meeting

WAWFE International Conference 2018


The VII MAFS conference will be held in Tblis (Georgia) on 18th - 20th May, 2018 as a joint conference with the annual meetings of

the International Association of Orthodontic and Forensic Ortondology (IAOFO), the Georgian Academy of Forensic Sciences (GAFS),

the Worlwide Association of Women Forensic Experts (WAWFE)


Welcome to Georgia!


 General informations


Main Topics

  • Forensic Anthropology
  • Forensic Ballistics
  • Forensic Biology & Genetics
  • Forensic Biometry
  • Forensic Chemistry and Toxicology
  • Forensic and Legal Medicine
  • Forensic Odontology
  • Digital Forensics
  • Questioned Documents
  • Legal Aspects & Ethics
  • Quality Assurance
  • Forensic Accounting
  • Forensic Photography
  • Forensic Engineering
  • Latent Fingerprints
  • Criminal procedures and expert testimony
  • Trace analysis and physical evidence analysis
  • Arson and Explosion Analysis



The conference will take place in the main hall of the hotel Continent Cron Palace located in the picturesque central district of Tbilisi Ortachala.


Exhibits & Sponsorship

A space is available for exhibits. Companies interested in sponsorship and exhibition of their products are invited to contact us.


Organizing Comitte

The local organizing committe is chaired by Prof. David Khomeriki, President of GAFS.


Registration & Payment

To register please fill in the Conference Registration Form and send it back to info@gafs.org.ge

Registration fees include conference material.

Special quotes:  150 USD (Students, MAFS, IAOFO and GAFS members)

Regular quotes : 200 USD untill 1st January 2018,

                             250 USD  untill 18h  May 2018

                             300 USD  at conference desk


Gala Dinner will be held on 19th May , at 7:00 p.m. at  Chashnagiri a  typical Georgian style restaurant. 

Dinner special cost:  25 USD


Download the Conference Registration & Abstract form


Conference Fee Payment may be performed directly online



Oral and Posters Presentations

We strongly invite you to share your experience by submitting your abstract for an Oral or Poster presentation.

Deadline for abstracts submission is  18th March 2018

No abstracts will be accepted after the deadline.

Abstracts must be accompanied by the conference registration form and  payment before 18th March 2018


Hotel Accomodation

Some hotels are available in the city  center. Special rates are available for delegates at the hotel Continent Cron Palace



17 May 2018 : Tblis city guided e xcursion

21 May 2018 :  Visit to Mtskheta, the  old capital of Georgia

Price : 50USD (lunch included)

To reserve your excursion please contact : info@gafs.org.ge



For more info please contact : congress@mafs.biz or info@gafs.org.ge



In order to get discount on accommodation and flight tickets, please send your

data confirmation here until June 18,2017