The meeting is open for delegates from ENFSI-laboratories, non-ENFSI-laboratories and companies selling forensic equipment.

Attendees are encouraged to provide a 20-minute presentation or a poster (A0-format) in the field of “marks”, covering toolmarks, footwear marks, tire marks, glove marks, earprints and any other impressions (apart from fingerprints), lock and key examinations, erased numbers and physical matches.

The conference will take place at the Austrian Criminal Intelligence Service in  Vienna.

Please spread the word regarding this meeting and for those individuals who did not receive this notice via email, please contact the organizing committee to be added to their distribution list for further information and future communications.


Registration: June 20, 2016 (download form)
Abstract submission: May 2, 2016 (download form)


There will be no conference fee; however, lunches and dinners will be funded by the attendee. Conference materials and coffee breaks will be provided by the Criminal Intelligence Service.


Pre-booked rooms are available at Hotel Ibis Styles Wien City, Doeblinger Hauptstrasse 2, A-1190 Vienna, Austria. Attendees are responsible for reserving their own room by contacting the hotel. The hotel requires a credit card to hold the room. The following are the meeting rates, which include breakfast: 84.-€ (single room) and 93.- € (double room). Be sure to mention "SPTM 2016" when making your reservation. These rates are only valid through June 30, 2016. After that date, rooms will no longer be reserved for attendants and the price may be higher.


Interested attendees or companies, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.