2017 Schedule (Still updating and subject to change)

Sun 11.5
Time Activity POC Location
1200-1500 Vendor’s Range Activity (charge construction & rehearsals) Paul Reel  -TEES TEES Range
1400-1800 Attendee – Vendor Registration / Vendor Set-Up International Breachers Group (IBG) Landers Center
1800-2000 Vendor Show / Refreshments  IBG Exhibit Hall
2000-2020 Brief for range demonstration companies TEES
Mon 11.6
Time Activity POC Location
0700-0800 Registration IBG Landers Center
0810-0825 Welcome Address:
– Desoto County Sheriff’s Dept / Shelby County Sheriff’s Office
 MC – Mike Cowan DCSD Main Hall
0900-1200  Vendor’s Range Activity (charge construction & rehearsals) Paul Reel -TEES TEES Range
 0830-0930 Breakout Session:
LE Teams Without an Established Program
– Justifying an Explosive Breaching Program
Alan Brosnan -TEES Concession
 0830-0930 Breakout Session:
LE Teams With an Established Program
Main Hall
 0830-0930 Breakout Session:
Military / Government Teams
 0945-1040 Operational Overpressure: Concrete, 50 Caliber and grenade exposure Dr Gary Kamimori – US Army
Walter Reed Hospital
Main Hall
 1050-1145 Operational Case Study – Hostage Rescue  Dallas PD, TX Main Hall
 1145-1300 Lunch Attendees
 1300-1355 Impulse and Internal Breaching Jeff Levine – Med Eng Main Hall
 1405-1500 Operational Case Study Kiwi Breaching Pole – “Mannequin Challenge” Madison County, AL
Jerry Smith
Main Hall
 1500-1830 Vendor Show / Refreshments / Door Prizes Vendors Exhibitor Hall
 1900-2200 Meet & Greet
Sponsored By: CGS Group
Snacks/ Refreshments / Corn Hole Tournament (prizes)
Pam Vaughan – TEES
CGS Group
Holiday Inn
Tues 11.7
Time Activity POC Location
0830-0925 Hidden Enemy: Invisible Wounds with Lasting Effects Scott Featherman- Blackbox Biometrics Main Hall
Vendors – Final rehearsals at range with  demo teams
Opening Demo Rehearsal
Paul Reel – TEES
Desoto County & Shelby County SWAT Teams
TEES Range
0935-1035 Operational Case Study – Hostage Rescue Mission Memphis Police Dept Main Hall
1045-1145 TBD Christopher Cherry Jr.
Cherry Engineering
Main Hall
1145-1300 Lunch Attendees
1300-1355 Cold Breaching Ran Nakash SAN , Ltd – Israel Main Hall
1405-1500 Robotic Breaching – Supporting Tactical Units & General Capabilities Shelby CSO – Sgt Judson Maxwell Main Hall
1500-1505 Range Brief Alan Brosnan – TEES Main Hall
1505-1730 Vendor Show/Refreshments/Door Prizes
Vendors break down booths at 1730
 Vendors Vendor Hall
1830-2100 Banquet
Sponsored by: Combined Tactical Systems
Breacher Awards / Raffles / Guest Speaker:
 Alan Brosnan – TEES Main Hall
Wed 11.8
Time Activity POC Location
0750-0830 Buses move to range
Vendors break down booths
No attendees POV’s permitted at range, buses will be provided
Pam Vaughan – TEES Landers Center
Parking Lot
0830-1130 Range Day:
  • Opening Demonstration
  • Wood and Metal Door Breaching- Core Charges
  • Vendor Breakout Sessions (hands on for attendees)
    Note: Modern Outfitters shooting competition will commence at approximately 1100hrs and continue through lunch
 MC Max Joseph – TEES
  • Safety brief
  • Range orientation
TEES Range
1130-1230 Lunch – Catered at Range  Pam Vaughan – IBG TEES Range
1230-1400 Round Robin Training Session
  • Power Tool Breaching (quickie saw & chain saw)
  • Water tamped wall charges
  • Fire Hose Breaching (scientific analysis / loading techniques / employment)
  • Robotic Breaching

Attendees can choose two (2) subjects to rotate through (40 min per subject)
– Vendors will be available for Q&A

Shane Foster- TEES
Paul Reel – TEES
Jim Clements – UK DoD
Chris Ennis – Delaware SP
TEES Range
1410-1530 Range Activity:
  • Advanced Door Breaching (barricades / grill / screen / metal pull doors)
  • Cover Port  & Wall Breaching
 / IBG TEES Range
1530-1615 Buses Return to Landers Center  Pam Vaughan – IBG Landers Center
Thu 11.9
Time Activity POC Location
0800-0810 Major Raffle Prize Drawings Shane Foster – IBG Main Hall
0815-0905 Operational Case Study – The Motel Incident Dallas Police Dept Main Hall
0915-1005 TBD UK Speaker Main Hall
1105-1150 Panel Discussion:
  • Jim Clements – Cranfield University, UK MoD
  • SWAT Commander
  • Chris Cherry – Cherry Engineering
  • Dr. Gary Kamimori – US Army / Walter Reed Hospital
  • EOD rep
Keith Frakes – Moderator
Sandia Labs, NM
Main Hall
1150-1200 Closing Address IBG Main Hall