Forensic Institute for Research and Education


Upcoming events:

2014 Forensic Science Symposium


 May 3, 2014

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2014 Middle Tennessee Cyber Summit: Security Essentials

Cyber Summit

May 5-6, 2014


Agenda (Subject to Change)

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The 2014 Middle Tennessee Cyber Summit: Security Essentials will be held on the MTSU campus May 5 and 6. Just as last year, there will be no charge for attendees. The event will address criminal, intelligence, disruptive, and information cyber threats and be of particular interest to city/state/federal governments, healthcare, education, transportation, financial, utilities, and business industries. Presentations from the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Homeland Security, RSA, Stroz Friedberg, and Microsoft are a few of the organizations already scheduled. A total of 1.5 CEUs or 14.75 CPEs will be available as well ($10 processing fee to MTSU). Please check our website at for a tentative agenda and to register.


There are a limited number of reserved hotel rooms at the Murfreesboro Holiday Inn Express. Please call 615-849-9000 and use the code "Cyber Summit" to reserve. Participants are responsible for payment of hotel rooms. These rooms will be opened to the public on 4/21/14.


CSI:MTSU 2014 Registration is now open!

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FIRE offers the CSI experience on and off campus. CSI:MTSU is a four day program, 8 am to 4 pm, designed for students entering the 9th grade through college freshman. The cost of the camp is $250.00 per participant. This includes all camp activities, labs, lunch and snacks, and a t-shirt. CSI:MTSU 2014 will be held June 24-27. Day one will feature a visit to the Tennessee Fire and Codes Academy (students will be bussed to the site).


Mark your calendars...

Forensic Lab Accreditation, June 19 and 20

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