680  Biotechnology: A New Tool in Safety and Security

This session will present an introduction to bio identity preservation by utilizing DNA profiling with biometrics. Globalization has increased business opportunities, while increasing potential threats against personnel and facilities. Companies are now looking to science to enhance their safety and security programs. Available biotechnologies, case studies (9/11, Katrina, BP and VA Tech) revealing the application of bio identification, the legal ramifications of implementing a program and the benefits to the employer, employee and individual will be discussed.

Instructors: Kerri L. Reeves, DNA Total Profile, Inc., Austin, TX

Level: B