Network with your Peers!


The International Symposium on Human Identification is the best place to learn about the latest advances and trends in forensics. It’s also an ideal venue to network with forensic scientists from around the world.

This year’s conference will offer more opportunities than ever to meet and collaborate with others who share your passions. Here’s what’s in store for you.


Advance Networking 

Be sure to download our CrowdCompass mobile application! Conference participants can create a profile and connect with other attendees to discuss topics of interest or arrange an in person meet up.

Join our LinkedIn group! Keep up to date on the plans for the upcoming conference and connect with others who are attending. Engage in discussion about topics being covered.


Topic Driven Lunch Tables 

Have lunch with others who share your interest in specialized forensic topics. Lunch tables will be marked with a topic area and a subject expert will facilitate conversation at the table.


Monday Night Welcome Reception 

Kick off the conference by joining 900+ of your peers for drinks and appetizers! This is a great chance to network with speakers, vendors, and catch up with attendees who you may not have seen for a while or you may be meeting for the first time. The welcome reception is included in your conference registration.


ISHI 26 Welcome Reception

ISHI 26 Welcome Reception


ISHI 27 Welcome Reception


Pub Quiz at The Pike Brewing Company 

Date: Monday, October 2, 2017

Time: 7:30-10:30pm.  Quiz begins at 8:00pm.

Cost $25, includes a light buffet, non-alcoholic drinks and a six round quiz hosted by “Geeks who Drink”.

Are you up for a challenge? Join other ISHI attendees for a pub quiz at The Pike Brewing Company, www.pikebrewing.com.

The brewery is located at Pike Place Market, a short walk from the convention center. This establishment is renowned for its handcrafted beer and locally sourced food. It also boasts a “beer museum” which will be the location for our event.  An expert quiz master from “Geeks who Drink” will pose challenging questions for your team to answer. Highest scoring teams will take home fabulous prizes. The buffet will open at 7:30, and quiz will start at 8:00.

There are a limited number of places, so sign up early. Register with a team, or sign up individually and be matched with a team at the event.


Pub Quiz Networking Event

Pub Quiz Networking Event


Pub Quiz Networking Event

Pub Quiz Networking Event

Wednesday Night Event at the Museum of Flight 

After wrapping up the General Sessions on Wednesday, October 4th, join your fellow attendees for a night of good food, cocktails, dancing, and mingling at the Museum of Flight.


Glass Cactus Event

ISHI 26 Wednesday Night Event at the Glass Cactus


ISHI 27 Off-Site Event at Nicollet Island Pavilion