Meetings

Joint meeting with

The American Society of Questioned Document Examiners

SWAFDE 41st Meeting
August 8 – 10, 2022
San Antonio, Texas

Site Information

The meeting will be held at the heart of San Antonio. The Hyatt Regency San Antonio Riverwalk is located nine miles from the airport next to the river. This hotel has a beautiful lobby, onsite Starbucks, full service bar, rooftop pool, and a great gym.

Book your hotel reservations

This year’s theme is:

Welcome to the new ‘normal’: Challenges facing forensic document examination a post-COVID world.”

REGISTRATION

Registration fees and details will be provided soon.

ABSTRACTS SUBMISSION

Abstracts are only accepted through the online form and are due by May 1, 2022. Final presentations must be submitted by July 1.

REQUEST A GUEST INVITATION

NON-MEMBERS:
How to request a guest invitation:

  • Contact an ASQDE Member or SWAFDE Member who is familiar with your work and ask them to request an invitation on your behalf. 
  • If you have attended three prior ASQDE meetings without participating, you will receive a conditional invitation that requires you to submit an abstract and your final presentation in order to attend the meeting.
  • If you do not know an ASQDE or SWAFDE Member, you can complete this Non-Member Request for Guest Invitation form, which will require you to upload a PDF of your current Curriculum Vitae. Your request will be reviewed by the ASQDE Executive Committee.

ASQDE/SWAFDE Members ONLY:

Approved guests will receive the invitation by email and may register for the meeting.

PLEASE NOTE: Guests who have not been approved for an invitation may not register for the meeting. 

Past Seminar Schedule

2021 October 8 – 10Scottsdale, AZ
2019   October 11 – 13Denver, CO
2018   August 18 – 23Park City, UT (Joint with ASQDE)
2017   October 6 – 8Sacramento, CA
2016   October 7 – 9Phoenix, AZ
2015   June 5 – 7Los Angeles, CA
2014   April 24 – 27Las Vegas, NV
2013   April 4 – 7San Diego, CA
2012   April 13 – 15Monterey, CA
2011   May 19 – 22Scottsdale, AZ
2010   Aug. 28 – Sept. 2              Victoria, British Columbia, Canada (joint with ASQDE)
2009   April 23 – 26Los Angeles, CA
2008   April 11 – 13San Diego, CA
2007   October 5 – 7Los Angeles, CA
2007   April 20 – 22Monterey, CA
2006   September 22 – 24Tempe, AZ
2006   April 28 – 30Pasadena, CA
2005   October 14 – 16Salt Lake City, UT
2005   May 13 – 15Palm Springs, CA
2004   October 8 – 10Golden, CO
2004   March 12 – 14Monterey, CA
2003   October 24 – 27Albuquerque, NM
2003   April 4 – 6Anaheim, CA
2002   October 3 – 6Honolulu, Hawaii
2002   April 26 – 28San Diego, CA
2001   September 7 – 9Tempe, Arizona
2001   March 23 – 25Monterey, California
2000   Sept. 29 – Oct. 1Park City, Utah
2000   April 7 – 9Marina Del Rey, California
1999   October 1 – 3Santa Fe, New Mexico
1999   April 23 – 25Las Vegas, Nevada
1998   October 9 – 11Breckenridge, Colorado
1998   May 8 – 10San Diego, California
1997   October 10 – 12Salt Lake City, Utah
1997   April 25 – 27Burbank, California
1996   October 15 – 20Tucson, Arizona (joint meeting with SWAFS)
1996   April 26 – 28Reno, Nevada
1995   October 13 – 16Las Vegas, Nevada
1995   April 28 – 30San Diego, California
1994   October 7 – 10Honolulu, Hawaii
1994   April 22 – 24Catalina Island, California
1993   October 22 – 24Albuquerque, New Mexico
1993   April 16 – 18San Francisco, California
1992   October 9 – 11Denver, Colorado
1992   April 24 – 26San Diego, California
1991   October 11 – 13Phoenix, Arizona
1991   April 19 – 21Las Vegas, Nevada
1990   October 5 – 7Long Beach, California
1990   April 27 – 28Park City, Utah
1989   October 6 – 8Oakland, California
1989   April 21 – 23Tucson, Arizona
1988   September 10 – 14Aurora, Colorado (joint meeting with ASQDE)
1988   May 27 – 29Reno, Nevada
1987   October 9 – 11Palm Springs, California
1987   May 22 – 24Santa Fe, New Mexico
1986   October 10 – 12Sacramento, California
1986   May 23 – 25Aurora, Colorado
1985   October 11 – 13San Diego, California
1985   May 24 – 26Salt Lake City, Utah
1984   November 9 – 11Phoenix, Arizona
1984   February 24 – 26Anaheim, California
1983   October 7 – 9Albuquerque, New Mexico
1983   May 27 – 29San Bruno, California
1982   October 8 – 10Las Vegas, Nevada
1982   May 28 – 30San Diego, California
1981   October 9 – 11Phoenix, Arizona