Events + Activities

As a member of the CBRNE Industry Group you will be invited to a number of meetings and activities with both your government customers and with industry. Apart from our monthly meetings held the third Thursday of every month, we also have annual dinners, holiday meetings and special meetings held at some of our customer’s government facilities.


The CBRNE Industry Group has also held meetings and special events for our Military Leaders, Homeland Defense Senior Staff, and Congressional Membership (On the Hill). These special events focus on specific issues that are brought forward to these customers to educate them on the challenges that both industry and government face.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, please join us for our monthly membership meeting via Microsoft LIVE Teams. Distinguished Guest Speaker: Dr. Ronald Hann, Jr. Director, Chemical/Biological Technologies Department (J9CB) DTRA CBRNE IG Membership meeting, Virtual
May 20, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM EDT
Microsoft Teams Virtual Meeting

Upcoming Meetings and Activities

2021 CBRNE Industry Group Meeting Schedule:

20 May: VIRTUAL Dr. Ron Hann – Director, Chemical/Biological Technologies Department (J9CB) DTRA


17 June: IN-PERSON (Edgewood, MD) Mr. David Restione – Chief Technology Officer – JPEO-CBRND


15 July: IN-PERSON (Patton Hall Ft. Myer, VA) Mrs. Stacey Shepherd Deputy Joint Project Manager Protection – JPEO-CBRND

August – Off


16 September: IN-PERSON DINNER MTG (Top-of-the-Town, Arlington, VA) Dr. Jason Roos – Joint Program Executive Officer – JPEO-CBRND


21 October: IN-PERSON (Edgewood, MD) Mr. Michael Poe – Joint Project Leader CBRN-SOF – JPEO-CBRND (TENTATIVE)

CBRNE Conferences, Events, and Meetings:

CBRNE Conferences (Updated 05/10/2021)


May 2021

1 May 23rd Intl Chemical Weapons Demilitarization Conf

London, United Kingdom


3 – 12 May: Voting for New Board


6 May: CBRNE IG Board Meeting, TBD


12 May: Virtual Workshop: Future of Syria – What is the likely future of chemical weapons in Syria


13 May: Virtual Workshop: Future of State conflict and CBRN


20 May: CBRNE IG Luncheon, Virtual Meeting


23 May:  Chemical Weapons Arms Control at a Crossroad

Virtual (Hosted by George Mason Univ)


June 2021

1 June: NCT Virtual Monthly Webinar, Pandemic Preparedness Supply Chain Mgmt.


3 June: CBRNE IG Board Meeting,
Virtual via Microsoft Teams

Select Executive Director for 2021 – 2022

Review Proposed Consulting Agreement


8-9 June: DSI Joint and Civil DoD CBRN conference

Alexandria, VA


16 June: Virtual Workshop: A rose by any other name… What CBRN lessons can we take from Covid


16-17 June: National Defense University’s Center for the Study of WMD Annual Symposium: WMD Policy and Strategy Under the Biden Administration


17 June: Virtual Workshop: Future of decon


17 June: CBRNE IG Luncheon, In Person Meeting

Richlin Ballroom, Edgewood, MD


21-25 June: IABTI’s 2021 International In-Service Training and Expo,

Las Vegas, Nevada,


21-25 June: CCRA CBRN Exhibition

Fort Leonard Wood, MO


28 June-July 2nd:NCT PRO Challenge 2021



July 2021

6 July, NCT Virtual Monthly Webinar, RAD NUC Threats/Terrorism


14 July: Virtual Workshop: It’s worse than that, he’s dead, Jim – mass fatality events.



15 July: Virtual Workshop: Evidence never lies… – CBRN forensics.


15 July: CBRNE IG Luncheon, In Person Meeting

Ft Myers Officers Club. VA


August 2021

1 August: NDIA EOD Conference

Baltimore, MD


3 August: NCT Virtual Monthly Webinar, Biological Threats and Terrorism.


3-5 August 13th Annual Nuclear Deterrence Summit

Alexandria VA


17-18 August: NDIA CBRN Conference

Baltimore Harbor Hilton, Baltimore, MD


September 2021

7-9 Sep (formerly 4-6 May) NCT USA teamed with CCDC CBC

Edgewood, MD


16 September: CBRNE IG Annual Dinner, TBD

Present Winners of Dr Billy Richardson and Virginia Morlock Awards

Announce New Board Members


28-29 September: NCT Pro Special Forces

Camp New Amsterdam, Netherlands. New date TBD


October 2021

5-7 October

NCT CBRNe Europe 2021

Rieti, Italy

6 October: NDIA Quarterly Forum - CBRN Industrial Base Health and Resiliency


11-13 October: AUSA

Washington DC


12-14 October: CBRNe SUMMIT USA Conference and Exhibition

Las Vegas, Nevada


22-27 October - ABSA International's 64th Annual Biosafety and Biosecurity Conference

Raleigh Convention Center, Raleigh, NC


November 2021

2 November, NCT Virtual Monthly Webinar, Future of Explosive Demining


2-4 November: CBRNe Convergence 2021

Orlando, Florida


10-12 November: NCT CBRNe & eXplosive Asia Pacific 2021

Seoul, South Korea


30 Nov-2nd Dec CBRNe Summit Europe

Brno, Czech Republic


December 2021

5-6 December NCT Middle East 2021

Abu Dhabi, UAE


July 2022

29 July: NCR Green Dragon Ball

Martin’s East Ballroom, Middle River, MD

Please contact Neil Cohen with any other CBRNE related events that should be added at