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Thursday, May 24 • 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Session IV - The Web, Social Media and Big Data: Using Emergent Technologies to Locate and Return Children

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"The internet has made the world a small place. " ~ Bob Pfeifer

Abducting parents can leave digital footprints through financial transactions, social media and other electronic communications. These 'digital bread crumbs' can reveal a taking parent's location and lead law enforcement to recover parentally-kidnapped children.

Fellow parent Bob Pfeifer found and reunited with his son, Jerry, working closely with law enforcement and utilizing social media to pinpoint the mother's location in France. Hear his suggestions for effectively using the array of communications technologies to find and return children.  

Bob is joined by SSA (Ret.) Eugene Casey, who led a distinguished career in the Federal Bureau of Investigation and recently retired as an instructor at the FBI Academy in Quantico, VA.  Bob and Eugene work together to assist parents of abducted  children. 

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Eugene Casey, SSA (Ret)

Eugene J. Casey is a native of New York City. Mr. Casey obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree as well as a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) degree from Cornell University in Ithaca, New York. Before joining the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Mr. Casey was employed as a Compliance... Read More →
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Bob Pfeifer

Jerry's Army
In 2012, my son Jerry  was kidnapped by his Slovakian mother, who fled to Europe with Jerry and his half brother, Sasha Hummel, both American boys. We have a happy ending. Jerry and Sasha are now home safe. But I cannot forget those who are still looking for their loved ones. There... Read More →

Thursday May 24, 2018 2:30pm - 3:30pm EDT
U.S. Institute of Peace - Farooq Kathwari Amphitheatre 2301 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20037

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