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Kate Greene
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We are now accepting proposals for educational presentations at the 2016 NFPA Conference & Expo. We invite you to share your knowledge with your peers as a presenter in Las Vegas, Nevada, June 13-16, 2016. Please complete this application by Monday, September 14, 2015 at 5:00 pm EDT. Topics may include: Electrical, Fire Protection Engineering, Fire and Emergency Services, Emergency Preparedness/Business Continuity, Building and Life Safety, Health Care, Loss Control/Prevention, Detection and Notification, Fire Suppression, Codes and Standards and Public Education. NFPA will review all presentation proposals. Selections will be made based on quality, relevance, focus, practical application, and on... Continue reading
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We are now accepting proposals for educational presentations at the 2016 NFPA Conference & Expo. We invite you to share your knowledge with your peers as a presenter in Las Vegas, Nevada, June 13-16, 2016. Please complete this application by... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at NFPA Conference & Expo
These are the top 5 downloaded presentations from the 2015 NFPA Conference & Expo® education sessions. The presentations are available to download on the website and on the C&E mobile app. If the conference session title is underlined, a PDF... Continue reading
Posted Jul 21, 2015 at NFPA Conference & Expo
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If you attended NFPA's Conference & Expo in Chicago this June be sure to keep an eye out for the link you will receive via email so that you can access a record of the CEU (continuing education units) you earned. CEU records will be available approximately one month after the conference. 2015 NFPA Conference CEUs are applicable toward the education requirements of many professional boards and licensing organizations. Eligibility and reporting procedures vary; for more information, contact your professional organization. Outlined below are instructions for some of the most popular requests. American Institute of Architects (AIA) To receive continuing... Continue reading
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If you attended NFPA's Conference & Expo in Chicago this June be sure to keep an eye out for the link you will receive via email so that you can access a record of the CEU (continuing education units) you... Continue reading
Posted Jul 15, 2015 at NFPA Conference & Expo
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We are now accepting proposals for educational presentations at the 2016 NFPA Conference & Expo®. We invite you to share your knowledge with your peers as a presenter in Las Vegas, Nevada, June 13-16, 2016. Please complete this application and... Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2015 at NFPA Conference & Expo
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If you weren't able to attend one of the conference sessions or if there is one in particular that you'd like to hear again, the audio recordings of all the education sessions are available for purchase via Fleetwood Media. All of the education sessions were captured live during the conference. Alternatively, you may prefer to have all the conference recordings synchronized with the slides and the complete package offers just that -- all in one place. Complete NFPA 2015 Conference Recordings Available on CD-ROM or USB Flash Drive This package features PowerPoint slides with Synchronized live Audio for selected sessions,... Continue reading
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The CFPS Board of Directors election results were announced at the Annual CFPS Certificate Holders General Meeting on Monday, June 22, 2015 during NFPA’s Conference and Expo at McCormick Place Convention Center in Chicago, IL. There were 14 candidates vying... Continue reading
Posted Jul 10, 2015 at NFPA Conference & Expo
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If you weren't able to attend one of the conference sessions or if there is one in particular that you'd like to hear again, the audio recordings of all the education sessions are available for purchase via Fleetwood Media. All... Continue reading
Posted Jul 9, 2015 at NFPA Conference & Expo
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Many of the 2015 NFPA Conference & Expo® education session presentations are now available to download on the website and on the C&E mobile app. When the conference session title is underlined, the presentation is available for immediate download. Simply click on the session title. The education sessions are searchable by date, type, track, speaker, and more. Here is a screenshot as an example: Continue reading
At the NFPA Conference & Expo in Chicago in June, members considered changes to 11 NFPA documents, including NFPA 13, Installation of Sprinkler Systems, and NFPA 72®, National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code. See the final results of the 2015... Continue reading
Posted Jul 9, 2015 at NFPA Conference & Expo
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Many of the 2015 NFPA Conference & Expo® education session presentations are now available to download on the website and on the C&E mobile app. When the conference session title is underlined, the presentation is available for immediate download. Simply... Continue reading
Posted Jul 8, 2015 at NFPA Conference & Expo
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The CFPS Board of Directors election results were announced at the Annual CFPS Certificate Holders General Meeting on Monday, June 22, 2015 during NFPA’s Conference and Expo at McCormick Place Convention Center in Chicago, IL. There were 14 candidates vying for 4 open positions. Re-elected was Ralph Bless; elected were Robert Moore, Janet Washburn and Matthew Witt. The Board of Directors reorganized and re-elected the Executive Committee, to the position of Chairman – David Ward; to the position of Vice Chairman – Ralph Bless; and elected to the position of Secretary/Treasurer – Anthony Cole. Special thanks go to the 10... Continue reading
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We are now accepting proposals for educational presentations at the 2016 NFPA Conference & Expo. We invite you to share your knowledge with your peers as a presenter in Las Vegas, Nevada, June 13-16, 2016. Please complete this application and submit by Monday, September 14, 2015 at 5:00 pm EDT. Submissions emphasizing a specific product, process or manufacturer will not be considered. NFPA will review all presentation proposals. Selections will be made based on quality, relevance, focus, practical application, and on the presenter’s experience and credentials. If your proposal is accepted, you will be required to submit a handout by... Continue reading
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We are now accepting proposals for educational presentations at the 2016 NFPA Conference & Expo. We invite you to share your knowledge with your peers as a presenter in Las Vegas, Nevada, June 13-16, 2016. Please complete this application and... Continue reading
Posted Jun 26, 2015 at NFPA Conference & Expo
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Thank you to all attendees, sponsors, exhibitors and speakers for making this year's Conference & Expo a successful event! Make sure you check out the C&E blog for a recap of the event in case you missed anything. Save the date for next year in Las Vegas from June 13-16 as well! We are accepting proposals for educational presentations at the 2016 NFPA Conference & Expo. We invite you to share your knowledge with your peers. Please complete this application and submit by Monday, September 14, 2015 at 5:00 pm EDT. Submissions emphasizing a specific product, process or manufacturer will... Continue reading
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The story of the Lac Mégantic incident represents an important chapter in the modern era of risk management. On July 6, 2013, a runaway train composed of 72 tank cars transporting crude oil from North Dakota to the east coast... Continue reading
Posted Jun 23, 2015 at NFPA Conference & Expo
Posted by NFPA's Nancy Pearce, June 18 - Anyone out there as passionate about confined space safety as I am? If you are at all involved with confined space entry then come hear about the new NFPA 350 Guide to... Continue reading
Posted Jun 23, 2015 at NFPA Conference & Expo
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Stay connected at the expo by accessing WiFi, compliments of NAPCO Security Technologies. All it takes is 4 easy steps: 1. Locate the network: NFPA NAPCO STARLINK 2. Enter password: BOOTH139 3. Agree to McCormick Place’s Terms and Conditions 4.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 23, 2015 at NFPA Conference & Expo
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Office Hours is a live, interactive, monthly video presentation for NFPA Members featuring NFPA technical staff discussing NFPA codes and standards topics. Members are encouraged to ask questions throughout the presentation and be a part of the discussion. Usually, Office... Continue reading
Posted Jun 22, 2015 at NFPA Conference & Expo
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If you are looking for ways to earn CEUs in a short amount of time, attending NFPA's Conference & Expo in Chicago is the way to go. There are over 132 sessions being offered at the Conference & Expo June... Continue reading
Posted Jun 20, 2015 at NFPA Conference & Expo
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Dew Tour returns to Chicago after a five year hiatus, coming to the beautiful new Grant Park Skate Plaza for skate and BMX street and streetstyle competitions. This Sunday coincides with international Go Skate Day, and will feature special activities... Continue reading
Posted Jun 19, 2015 at NFPA Conference & Expo
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In addition to the hotel and travel discounts, the following discounts and promotions are available to NFPA Conference & Expo attendees: Tony Award-winning comedy Chicago’s Tony Award-winning Goodman Theatre is proud to offer attendees of the NFPA Conference & Expo... Continue reading
Posted Jun 19, 2015 at NFPA Conference & Expo
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If you wish to make a reservation at a local restaurant, the free Restaurant Reservation Service provided by Choose Chicago will be located in the NFPA Conference & Expo Registration Area during the following hours: Sunday, June 21 12:00 -... Continue reading
Posted Jun 18, 2015 at NFPA Conference & Expo