NCT Europe

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24-26 MAY 2023

Onderzeebootloods, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

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Who should attend

  • CBRN operators and commanders
  • EOD operators and commanders
  • CBRNe policy makers
  • Senior Defense leaders
  • Leaders from law enforcement and fire/rescue
  • Public health professionals

Who attended before?

NCT Europe 2023 will again welcome a large number of delegates from all over Europe.


The 2022 edition in Germany welcomed delegations from the Turkish Air Force, UK Police National CBRN Center, Universität der Bundeswehr München, Romanian General Inspectorate of Emergency Situations, State Fire Service of Poland, Swedish Defence Material Administration, Spanish National Police, Royal Dutch Army, Republic of Korea CBRN Defence Command, Austrian Armed Forces CBRN Defence Center, Czech Republic Fire and Rescue Service, Bundeswehr CBRN Defense, Safety and Enivironmental Protection School, Hamburg Fire Department, Hungarian Counter Terrorism Center, Italian Red Cross, Latvian Armed Forces, Lithuanian Armed Forces, Lithuanian Defense Material Agency, Luxembourg Armed Forces and many more.

The 2021 edition in Italy welcomed delegations from NATO Fire and Emergency Services, Lithuania Defense Materiel Agency, CREA – Consiglio per la ricerca in agricultura e l’analisi dell’economia agraria, Lithuanian Armed Forces, Belgian National Crisis Center, Ministry of Defence the Netherlands, DMO – Defence Material Organisation, Italian National Police, Italian Navy, Italian Air Force – Aeronautica Militare, Italian Red Cross Military Corps, Police Grand-Ducale, Italian Joint NBC Defense School, RSSG General Service Support Regiment – CBRN Air Defence, Royal Dutch Military Police / Marechaussee (KMAR), Boston Police Department, U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Chemical Defense (USAMRICD), Italian C-IED Center of Excellence and many more.

The 2019 edition in Austria welcomed delegations from Baden-Württemberg Police, Austrian Armed Forces CBRN Center, French Armed Forces, BBK – Das Bundesamt für Bevölkerungsschutz und Katastrophenhilfe, State Emergency Service of Ukraine, Bundeswehr, State Research Institute of Biological Engineering, State Police Command Salzburg, Austrian Ministry of Interior, Hungarian Counter Terrorism Center (TEK), Ministry of Defence the Netherlands, Czech 31st CBRN Defense Regiment, Brussels Fire Department and many more.


Mr. Ilja M. Bonsen, IB Consultancy, The Netherlands

lja M. Bonsen has a studied Political Science in Leiden, The Netherlands, Business Administration at the Rotterdam School of Management and European Management at the Corvinus University in Budapest, Hungary. After working as an ICT consultant for 8 years, Ilja started in 2006 working for the Business Unit of Biological and Chemical Protection of TNO Defense, Security and Safety in…

Ms. Anna Paternnosto, CBRNe Society, The Netherlands

Anna is the Vice President of the CBRNe Society, an international non-profit organization dedicated to providing platforms for the stakeholders of the global CBRNe community to share knowledge and promote innovation. In her position she manages the global relations with governmental stakeholders, facilitates government to government efforts and contributes to the alignment between public and industrial interests within the community. Alongside…

Mr. Douglas Bryce, NCT Europe Chairman

Mr. Bryce retired from federal service on 31 December 2020 with over 48 years of service to our Nation. He served with the U.S. Marine Corps 38 years ( 20 years on Active Duty and 18 years as a Marine Civilian), and the U. S. Army (10 years). He retired from the position of Joint Program Executive Officer, Chemical Biological,…

Mr. David Restione, JPEO-CBRND, USA

David Restione is the Chief Technology Officer for the Joint Program Executive Office Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Defense (JPEO CBRND) which is the advanced development and acquisition command for CBRN Defense for the USA. He is currently detailed to the Office of the Secretary of Defense, Chemical and Biological Defense Program as the Director of a pilot program looking…
07:45 – 08:45
Registration & Networking
09:05 – 10:30
Session 2: Response to Industrial Hazmat Disasters
10:30 – 11:00
Morning Refreshments
11:00 – 12:30
NCT Tech Tour
12:30 – 13:30
Lunch Break
13:30 – 15:15
Session 3: Medical Countermeasures for CBRNe Incidents
15:15 – 15:30
Coffee Break
15:30 – 17:30
Session 4: Latest Innovations in CBRNe Defense

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