2020 hi-tech & digital
investigations conference

AUGUST 6-7, 2020 | ARLINGTON, TEXAS

A free conference which will focus on utilizing technology and digital forensics in investigations crimes against women.

2020 theme:

"Prevention, Education, Investigation, & Advocacy"

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Experience

Learn from world renowned industry leaders from the digital forensic space to learn strategies and tools for 2020 and beyond.

Networking

Connect with and exchange ideas with law enforcement professionals from state and national government agencies.

tcole credit hours

Earn 12 Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) credit hours by attending the Texas DI Conference.

reshaping the future of digital crime and investigations

Technology significantly impacts the investigations of crimes against women.  These days, very few investigations are without a digital component. The Sexual Assault Family Violence Investigator Course (SAFVIC) has developed an invite only conference that will educate first responders and investigators on how to understand, investigate and respond to crimes with digital components. This conference will also provide non-tech sessions regarding the importance of trauma-informed investigations. 

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Day 1
August 6, 2020
Day 2
August 7, 2020
7:00 am - 8:15 am
TBD

Check-In & Breakfast

Take this time to grab some breakfast, check-in to receive your badge, swipe your badge and get settled.

8:15 am - 8:45 am
TBD

Opening Remarks

We would like to introduce ourselves and welcome you to the 2020 Hi-Tech & Digital Investigations Conference!

8:45 am - 10:15 am
TBD

General Session w/ Justin Boardman

Justin Boardman
Boardman Training & Consulting

Justin Boardman: Trauma & the Brain

10:15 am - 10:30 am

Short Break

Take a quick 15 minute break before going into your first Workshop Session.

10:30 am - 12:00 pm
TBD

Workshop Session

Jessica Leal
Office of the Attorney General

Workshop Session A: Jessica Leal on "Open Source Social Media Investigations"

12:00 pm - 1:45 pm
On Your Own

Lunch Break

Enjoy lunch on your own right in the heart of Texas Live!

1:45 pm - 3:15 pm
TBD

General Session

After lunch, we will regroup for another general session.

3:15 pm - 3:30 pm

Short Break

Take a quick 15 minute break before going into your final session of the day.

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
TBD

Workshop Session

End the day in your choice of 4 Workshop Sessions.

7:00 am - 8:45 am
TBD

Breakfast & Announcements

Breakfast will be available starting at 7am. Take this time to grab breakfast, get settled, and hear from conference staff and vendors.

8:45 am - 10:15 am
TBD

General Session

The first session of the day will be in general session format. Speaker schedule is currently TBD.

10:15 am - 10:30 am

Short Break

Take a short 15 minute break before going into your first Workshop Session.

10:30 am - 12:00 pm
TBD

Workshop Session

You may choose between 4 workshop presentations during this time frame. Speakers and session options are currently TBD.

12:00 pm - 1:45 pm
On Your Own

Lunch Break

Enjoy lunch on your own right in the heart of Texas Live!

1:45 pm - 3:15 pm
TBD

Workshop Session

After lunch you will attend another workshop session of your choice. Speaker & session schedules are currently TBD.

3:15 pm - 3:30 pm

Short Break

A quick 15 minute break before heading into the final session of the conference.

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
TBD

General Session

We will end the conference in a General Session. Speaker is currently TBD.

Registration

 

The 2020 Digital Investigations Conference has doubled capacity since last year to 300 attendees & you are highly encouraged to register.

 

We will award scholarships to 150 individuals. These scholarships are only available to those who submit a separate scholarship application. While the conference is free of charge to all attendees, a scholarship will cover the cost of lodging.

 

We invite all police chiefs, sheriffs, commanders, patrol officers, digital forensic investigators, detectives, and prosecutors who are investigating and preventing crimes that involve technology in the state of Texas.

 

 

 

Accreditation

The 2020 Hi-Tech Conference is a Continuing Professional Education provider. By attending all sessions you may earn 12 credit hours on behalf of Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE).

The Hi-Tech & Digital Investigations Conference is committed to your privacy. We do not share, sell, or rent your personal information to third parties without your consent.

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Venue

Live! by Loews

1600 E. Randol Mill Rd.
Arlington, TX 76011

Hotel Reservations

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You will be directed to the SAFVIC Conferences
reservations page on the Live! by Loews website,
or view our Venue page.