CBRNe events at Eurosatory 2018 exhibition


The CBRNe domain will be presented by several events at EUROSATORY exhibition with a special highlight on June 12 and 13, 2018

June 12, 2018

Tabletop Exercise on CBRNe complex situations (two scenarios of 1 hour and 30 minutes)

> 9.00am‐12.30am / Conf 3 (conference area 4 in the large gallery)
> Organisers: COGES et HCFDC (French High Committee for Civil Defence)
> Language: English
> Exercise facilitators: Christian Sommade (FR), Kyle Olson (US) and Dan Kaszeta (UK)*
> Access to: open to experts and non-experts (organisation by mixed group of eight)

Topic: Think and prepare to deal with potential radiological and chemical terrorist situations with internationally renowned experts. Share French and other European and global knowledge and skills to deal with complex and unexpected situations. Find out who are the stakeholders involved at national European and international levels, as well as the response and organisation techniques of the first responders and operators. All these questions will be at the heart of our “REDDAY” exercise, which will be conducted with 60 participants on June 12, 2018 at Eurosatory.

CBRNe Community Cocktail
> 12.30am‐2.00pm / Hall 6 – Salon d’Honneur
> Access to: by invitation

CBRNe conference organised by HCFDC “State of the CBRNe Threat in the World”
> 2.30pm-5.30pm / Conf 3 (conference area 4 in the large gallery)
> Language: English
> Keynote speaker: Philippe Denier (Director of the verification of the OPCW)*


  • What could be future CBRNe Threat over the next 10 years? (Mr Stephen Johnson, Director MSC Forensic Explosive & Explosion Investigation at the Cranfield Forensic Institute Lecturer Cranfield University)
  • The French national response: strategic, operational, tactical and industrial (SGDSN – General Secretariat for Defence and National Security, CEA – French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission, Paris Fire Brigade, GIE Defence NBC/NBC Industry group)
  • The medical countermeasures challenge
  • New CBRNe Challenges: Restitution of the TTX and its lessons learned (Kyle Olson – Dan Kaszeta)

June 13, 2018

Interservices Demonstration by Préfecture de Police de Paris

> 2.30pm-3pm / Live Demonstrations Zone (external area)
> Anti-terrorist intervention scenario with some CBRNe aspects (Central Laboratory)
> Presence of authorities at this demonstration such as “chief police officers” of major capitals invited by the Préfecture de Police de Paris and “chief fire officers” also from major capitals invited by The Paris Fire Brigade (BSPP).


The CBRNe part will also be reinforced by a conference on the European programme ENCIRCLE, organised by the OUVRY company on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 3pm, and by two conferences organised by IB Consultancy on Wednesday, June 13 and on Thursday, June 14, 2018 at 11.30am. These conferences will take place in the open space in the Hall 5B and will be open to everyone.


Gilles FAURE
Deputy CEO
Tel.: +33 (0)1 44 14 58 14
Mob.: +33 (0)6 79 13 15 23
E-mail: g.faure@cogesevents.com