Points of view expressed during the 63th annual Ohio Arson School are those of the presenters and participants and do not necessarily reflect the official position of The Ohio School, Inc.


Monday, August 7  |  Registration opens at 7am  |  Program begins at 8:30am
  • Opening Ceremonies | Warren Edwards, Assistant Franklin County Prosecutor
  • Using Cellular Phone Resources In the Investigative Process | Bob Moledor, FBI Columbus,Violent Crimes Task Force
  • Electricity 101 | Adam Bainbridge, SEA Ltd., Director, Quality & Technical Services
  • Update on SFM Lab Capabilities | Chad Wissinger, Forensic Laboratory Chief, Ohio Division of SFM Forensic Lab

Tuesday, August 8   |  8am - 5pm
  • Testifying Tips and Lawyer Tricks | Karrie J. Clinkinbeard, Partner Armstrong Teasdale Lawfirm
  • Ohio IAAI Annual Meeting

Wednesday, August 9   8am - 5pm
  • Fire Dynamics & Thermodynamics, Fire Effects & Patterns | Gregory Gorbett, Associate Professor in the Fire Protection & Safety Engineering Technology Program at Eastern Kentucky University in Richmond, Kentucky
  • Lithium Ion Batteries: Implications in Fire and Explosion Investigations | Dr. Quinn C. Horn, Exponent, Principal Engineer Materials & Corrosion Engineering

Thursday, August 10  |  8am - 5pm
  • Live Burns at SEA and Tour of Facility

Friday, August 11  |  8am - 12pm
  • Use of Drones in Fire Scenes | Jeffrey A. Robb, Jr., Chief Pilot, Air Recon, LLC 
  • Testing

*Topics are subject to change
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