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CAMPUS FIRE FORUM 2018

San Antonio, Texas, November 5-8.


Campus Fire Forum is the only national conference that focuses exclusively on campus fire and life safety issues and continues to offer you the opportunity to learn from the experts and interact with campus fire safety professionals. We will address issues that are critical to fire & life safety on and off-campus.  If you can only attend one training forum a year ... this is the one to attend!  


JOIN US IN SAN ANTONIO ...

 
 Monday November 5    ICC Training (Optional)
 Tuesday November 6    Forum Opening, Educational Sessions, Exhibits, Keynote, President's Reception
 Wednesday November 7    Educational Sessions
 Thursday November 8    Educational Sessions, Town Hall Meeting, Annual Member Meeting
 

 

PRESENTATIONS:


The Center is an ICC Preferred Provider and will be providing CEU's toward your ICC re-certification for many of the classes you attend.  We will also supply Certificates of Attendance.

 


KEYNOTE: 
NFPA 3000

John Montes is an Emergency Services Specialist at the National Fire Protection Association, currently assigned as staff liaison to the technical committees for fire service training, EMS, fire service occupational safety and health, and the active shooter response standard programs. A nationally registered EMT, John has worked in EMS in several different roles, from the private service to Boston EMS, to serving as an EMS Specialist/EMS Duty Chief for the County of Santa Clara EMS Agency. In his role at the NFPA John is assigned as representative to the Joint National EMS Leadership Forum, National EMS Advisory Council, and the Road to Zero Coalition.

 

About this session ...

Participants will learn about the joint effort to bring representatives from emergency response, emergency management, facility management, healthcare, education, and others to create a first of its kind national standard.  The standard is designed to bring entire communities together to manage these incidents.  Participants will learn the process in which this was made, why it was made, and receive a general review of the content of this groundbreaking standard.


Takeaways:


  • Participants will be able to describe recent active shooter/hostile events.
  • Participants will be able to explain the process needed to achieve an accredited consensus standard.
  • Participants will be to describe an outline the requirements for an active shooter/hostile event response program.

OPTIONAL ICC TRAINING: Bleacher safety/standards and codes program

PRELIMINARY LIST OF PRESENTATIONS (Subject to change)

  • Active shooters in America, the threat and response.

  • Protecting Campus Fire Sprinkler Systems

  • Emergency Response and Proper Planning

  • Firestop, Life Safety and the Campus Environment

  • NFPA 4, Standard for Integrated Fire Protection & Life Safety System Testing, 2018 Edition. 

  • Building a Campus Floor Marshal program from the Ground Up: A Hands-On Approach

  • Reaching International Students in Off Campus Housing

  • Commercial Grade Fire Suppression for Residential Cooking Appliances

  • Public Private Partnerships

  • UL Standards

  • Teaching Fire Safety to Students and Staff

  • Setting up ICS on Special Event

  • Flexible Technology: Eliminate Freeze-ups and Improve Campus Fire Safety

  • 2018 IFC Chapter 38 higher Education Laboratories, Overview and implementation

  • Off-Campus Housing Issues - Mississippi State University addresses over 9,000 apartment beds just outside the college limits, multi-story, with and without sprinklers, limited water supply, no codes

  • Special Off-Campus Sessions (2 hours)

  • Prioritizing Expensive Fire Code Deficiencies for Action

  • NFPA 2019 Changes and More

  • Prepare to get Shocked: The discussion and use of Automated External Defibrillators on Campus Grounds

 


 


P
RESIDENT'S RECEPTION: SOUTHERN BBQ


Sponsored by Johnson Controls



COST:

Breakfast and lunch is included in the cost, along with one invitation to The President's Reception on Tuesday evening.  

ATTENDEES:  EARLY BIRD RATES THRU END SEPTEMBER.  ON OCT 15, COST INCREASES BY $75. EACH

Attendees:  Members:  $675. | Non Members: $775.

Exhibitors: Members $1425. | Non Members: $1750. 
(Includes booth space plus full registration for 1 exhibitor.  You will have the chance to add additional exhibitors during the registration process).

Optional ICC Training:  $350.  (6 Contact Hours | .6 CEU's)

Additional cost for guests/additional exhibitors only:

  • If you are bringing a spouse or partner and want them to attend the President's Reception or share in the meals there is an additional cost.  
  • Exhibitors:  The cost of your meals for the day of the exhibit is included in your registration fee. If you are bringing additional exhibitors, there is an additional registration fee per additional person.  This fee includes their meals for the exhibit day only, plus the President's networking reception.  
  • Exhibitors staying for the entire Forum (Wednesday and/or Thursday), should order additional meals as required.
  • Meal selections will be shown in the registration process.


HOTEL: 

Book your room before the cut-off date of October 1, 2018

A stay at Marriott Plaza San Antonio places you in the heart of San Antonio, within a 10-minute walk of River Walk and Alamo. This 4-star hotel is 0.5 mi (0.7 km) from Shops at River Center and 0.5 mi (0.7 km) from Tower of the Americas.

Marriott Plaza San Antonio*
555 South Alamo Street, San Antonio, TX 78209
(210) 229-1000

Regular Room Rate: $165.00 per night
Government Room Rate:  $124.00 per night**

* Please mention the Center's conference block when booking your rooms by phone.
** Subject to prevailing government per diem rate.  You must show a government ID to receive this rate.

ONLINE RESERVATIONS:  

DOUBLE - Commercial Rate

KING - Commercial Rate

DOUBLE - Government Rate

KING - Government Rate 

 
     


TRANSPORTATION:

To be announced


EXHIBITORS:

  • Automatic Fire Alarm Association (AFAA)
  • Autocall
  • CSHEMA
  • Denlar Fire Protection LLC
  • ICC
  • Johnson Controls
  • Knox Company
  • Siemens
  • Viking Group

SPONSORS:

  • Johnson Controls (President's Reception)
  • Siemens
  • Victaulic 
  • Keltron