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CAMPUS FIRE FORUM 2019

 

Buckhead (Atlanta), November 11-15


 

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!  Hosted by Georgia Tech


THE MOST INCREDIBLE CAMPUS FIRE SAFETY TRAINING EVENT ...

JUST GOT BETTER!!!!!


ALL IN THE SAME WEEK !!!!!  

 

  • Special full day ICC Training class - IFC 2018 (optional)
  • Special 3 hour Panel con BDA's by our partner, Safer Buildings Coalition
  • Keynote: Every Bear Goes Home, Kristin Tucker
  • Special Tour of Georgia Tech (GT), including Education Session (Thanks to Director Larry Labbe, GA Tech Fire Marshal) 
  • Side by Side Mock Burn at GT
  • Exhibit is now extended to 1.5 days
  • Exhibitors are invited to participate in our Town Hall Meeting 
  • Two Networking Receptions, (not to mention several conference meals through out the week)
  • Bus trip to President's Reception at Callanwolde Fine Arts Center for attendees and exhibitors
  • Annual Member Meeting
  • ICC Continuing Education credits will be given!

... and check out our Forum in New Jersey in 2020 (bottom).  It is the 20th anniversary of the Seton Hall Fire and the resulting courage that triumphed over tragedy.  Join us with our lifetime members, Shawn and Alvaro as we look and progress "After the Fire".  


CHECK OUT OUR NEW 2019 SCHEDULE (Tentative)

Monday, November 11

Exhibitor Set Up
Full day of Training with our Non-Profit Partners, ICC (CEU's will be given) - 2018 IFC Significant Changes

Tuesday, November 12

3 Hour Morning Training Class with our Non-Profit Partners, Safer Buildings Coalition (SBC)
Exhibitor Set Up (AM)
Exhibit opens at Noon with Lunch for all
Town Hall Meeting with Exhibitors
Evening Meet & Greet Reception with Exhibitors

Wednesday, November 13

Welcome Session with State & Local Officials
Keynote Speaker
General Sessions and Break out Sessions all day
Exhibits all day (Exhibit Tear down at 3:45)
President's Reception (all exhibitors & attendees are welcome)

Thursday, November 14

General & Breakout Sessions (AM)
Special NEW Lunch & Learns 
Bus tour to Georgia Tech with Side by Side Burn (Bus transportation will be arranged).

Friday, November 15

General & Breakout Sessions (AM)
Annual Member Meeting and Luncheon 
Forum ends at 2PM


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.

 


SPECIAL TOUR OF GA TECH WITH A SIDE BY SIDE MOCK DORM ROOM BURN!!!!!

We'll take a bus ride Thursday afternoon to GA Tech to see:

  • Maker Spaces Presentation by Students
  • A modern Campus Laboratory Building
  • A Machining Mall
  • A side by side burn
  • ... and much more

PRELIMINARY LIST OF PRESENTATIONS

We're still working on this list!  Presentations will be granted ICC re-certification CEU's

  • Key Points an owner needs to know for specifying a life safety system
  • Passion in Leading-Motivational Leadership Development
  • Emergency Responder Radio Communication Enhancement Systems (Bi Directional Amplifier)
  • Emerging Technologies, IoT and the AHJ
  • Laying the Foundation - How to Build a Fire Safety Program
  • Air Vents and Corrosion: New Requirements of 2016 NFPA 13
  • Routine Fire Safety Inspections to Leverage Success for Campus Safety Culture
  • Lightning: is Your School or Campus in the Line of Fire?
  • Don't wait for a lightning event to test your school's storm smarts.
  • Changes to the 2018 ICC and NFPA Models Codes
  • Carbon Monoxide Detection: Code Updates
  • NFPA 2019 Highlights
  • Application of Fire Service Features in Buildings
  • Fire Alarm Systems Compliance Methodologies: Inspection/Testing/Maintenance per NFPA 72 
  • Interactive Presentation - Codes
  • Automatic Sprinklers in existing buildings - What you need to know.

EXTENDED TECHNOLOGY EXPO

Previous Exhibitors - take a look at the extensions we made to give you additional face time with attendees!
New Exhibitors - take a chance - we offer a great chance to display your technology and network with all attendees

Exhibit time extended to 1.5 days ... And DOUBLE the networking time:

Two Lunch Networking Sessions
Two Evening Networking Receptions
Town Hall Meeting with Exhibitors - a chance to hear end user issues, and to help with a solution
and .... Special Lunch & Learn Opportunities for Exhibitors (Call us ... Act quickly - these are going fast).

Marketing Opportunities too:

  • Company Name on our Forum exhibitor's web page.
  • Excel Spread sheet with all attendee contact details including email addresses. 
  • One Invitation to The President's Reception with additional invitations available for a business associate, client and/or partner to attend at our cost.
  • Your electronically supplied marketing materials will be available on our website to all members.

SHIPPING AND ELECTRICAL INFO FOR EXHIBITORS



PRESIDENT'S RECEPTION

We're going on a bus trip to Callenwolde Fine Arts Center


The Reception is Sponsored by
Johnson Controls 
 

The Callanwolde Fine Arts Center is a community arts conservatory and renowned venue located on a historic 12-acre campus in the heart of Atlanta. It is owned and operated by the Callanwolde Foundation, Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization with the mission of preserving, restoring, and developing the Callanwolde Estate to be the premiere public arts and cultural center.  

EXHIBITORS (to date)

Alertus Technologies
Automatic Fire Alarm Association (AFAA)
Campus Optics
CSHEMA
Denlar Fire Protection, LLC
Honeywell Security & Fire
International Code Council
Keltron Corporation
Notifier
Pioneering Technology
Safer Buildings Coalkition


COST TO ATTEND OUR FORUM:  

Book Before October 21 for Early Bird Prices & to ensure you have hotel space.

Breakfast and lunch is included in the cost, along with one invitation to both evening receptions.  Evening receptions are heavy appetizers.

Attendees:  Members:  $795. | Non Members: $895.

Exhibitors (Standard booth) : Members $1670. | Non Members: $1995.

Standard booth includes booth space plus full registration for 1 exhibitor.  You will have a chance to add additional exhibitors during the registration process.

Optional ICC Training:  $450.  

(6 Contact Hours | .6 CEU's)


HOTEL: Marriott, Buckhead, Georgia 


TRANSPORTATION:

  • Marta Underground System from Airport - stops one block from hotel (details to follow)


FORUM SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES (Contact Us):

SPONSORS TO DATE: 


 .... and in 2020

Save the Date:  November 2 - 6, New Jersey

2020 is the 20th anniversary of the fire at Seton Hall.  Join us as we look back "After the Fire".  

We'll welcome Shawn and Alvaro, CCFS Lifetime Members, and Seton Hall Survivors - and we'll look back over the last 20 years of their courageous battle, and their efforts to help educate college students about campus fire safety.

We'll also look back into campus fire safety and the improvements that were made in New Jersey, across the nation over the last 20 years..  

Don't miss this event!!!


About the Seton Hall Fire: In the early morning hours of January 19, 2000, the lives of thousands or maybe even millions were changed as a result of a great tragedy. On the campus of Seton Hall University in South Orange, New Jersey, while most of the more than 600 freshman slept, an arson fire was started in the 3rd-floor lounge of the 6-story freshmen residence hall, Boland Hall. As the fire alarms wailed, most students thought it was just another false fire alarm, like the 30 or more false alarms that sounded the semester before. No one had any idea that there was a real fire, let alone where the fire was or how to get out of harms way. [ MORE 



Our President's Reception will include a tour of the 911 Memorial and we'll view the Statue of Liberty. 
Sponsored by Johnson Controls.