A free-of-charge, analytical risk-assessment system is to be presented by the Airport Fire Officers Association and Simtrainer UK during a one-day workshop.

Event programme now published exploring minimisation strategies, technical advances and fire safety regulations.

The Emergency Services Show returns to Hall 5 at the NEC, Birmingham, UK from 20 to 21 September 2017, with over 450 exhibitors, live demonstrations of vehicles and equipment and a programme of CPD-accredited seminars.

Fire & Rescue covers the topics addressed at the 18th annual conference of the Airport Fire Officers Association, held in January 2017, including the growing risk of lithium-ion batteries, changes in aerodrome regulations covering emergency planning, and strategies to improve the wellbeing of firefighters.

Equip Global’s Disaster and Emergency Management Summit will be taking place on 22 – 25 August 2017 in Singapore.

This year’s Emergency Services Show will feature a host of new learning opportunities including CPD-accredited seminars, live demonstrations and new extrication and trauma challenges. Free-to-attend, it returns to Hall 5 at the NEC in Birmingham from 20 to 21 September 2017.

Tank terminal industry event sees 8% rise in visitors to Rotterdam’s Ahoy centre with nearly 3,000-strong attendance.

Interschutz 2020 will open its gates from 15-20 June 2020 at Hanover Fair, in Germany.

The 17th International Water Mist Conference will – as has been announced already – take place on 25 and 26 October 2017 in Rome.

This year’s ESS will feature new learning opportunities including CPD-accredited seminars which are free to attend.

The 4th International Tall Building Fire Safety Conference will take place on 20–22 June 2017 at Excel, London alongside the Firex International Exhibition.

Professor Brian Cox OBE, Dame Kelly Holmes and Simon Weston CBE have been confirmed as keynote speakers.

Promotion: The one-day workshop on the use of drones for emergency response will take place on April 6, 2017 – book your place now.

The Department of Environment and Heritage Protection of Queensland, Australia has published the final programme for its foam policy implementation seminar taking place this week in Brisbane.

Register for a free webinar on passive fire protection.

Tickets are now on sale for the Human Factors Conference 2017, which will be held at Manchester Airport on 22-23 June 2017. Set underneath the wings of the Concorde, the conference will bring together professionals from healthcare, the fire and rescue service and the aviation sectors.

The Emergency Management for Airports Summit 2017 will take place from 28-31 March 2017 in Singapore. Hemmingfire readers are eligible to a 10% discount when signing up for this event.

Hydrocarbon Passive Fire Protection Network to launch in the US.

The Department of Environment and Heritage of Queensland, Australia confirms a seminar for end users will take place in Brisbane 21-23 February 2017.

A three-day course will take place 11-13 April at Spinel Safety Centre in Dordrecht, the Netherlands.

The five-day Foam School has been organised by training specialist H2K in cooperation with foam manufacturer Dr Sthamer-Hamburg.

The Department of Environment and Heritage of Queensland, Australia is seeking expressions of interest for a seminar that aims to  provide fire-fighting foam end users and their direct service providers with information and guidance on the requirements of the operational policy, implementation issues, options and timelines.

There is still time to register for the Fires in Vehicles conference, 5-6 October, Baltimore.

OPEC secretary general Mohammed Barkindo to present world oil outlook to industry.

Tank Storage Asia 2016 returns to The Marina Bay Sands, Singapore next week, with an expanded show floor, improved conference programme and more international suppliers.

COMAH: The application of CLP and Aggregation in the COMAH 2015 Regulations, 19 October, Buxton, UK.

Fire safety in vehicles is an international problem and at FIVE (Fires in Vehicles) delegates can meet the experts.

Speakers announced for the Airport Fire Officers Association's annual conference, Hilton London Gatwick, 18-19 January 2017.

Oil and gas giants call for industry collaboration ahead of ADIPEC.

The International Water Mist Conference takes place at the Arcotel Wimberger in Vienna, Austria 21-22 September 2016.

The speakers for the Tall Building Fire Safety Network meeting taking place 22 June during the Firex exhibition in Excel, London have been announced.

Intelligent traffic signal solutions for ambulances and other emergency vehicles will be a focus of the Emergency Medical Services Congress, May 30 to 1 June, Copenhagen, Denmark. 

A few spaces still remain for the Tall Building Fire Safety Management Course, London 16-19 May 2016.

The National Fire Protection Association is hosting its annual extravaganza at the Mandalay Bay Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada, 13-16 June

The Singapore Aviation Academy and the International Aviation Fire Protection Association launch a new firefighting foam seminar, 20-22 July.

The annual National Breathing Apparatus Challenge has been held every October for the last eight years and this year is no different, with fire teams from all over the UK expected to take part on Saturday 8 October at the Fire Service College.

NEW EVENT: Dates announced for inaugural conference in Manchester.

NEW EVENT: Foam manufacturer Dr Sthamer and fire training provider H2K organise the Foam School 2016, 4-8 April at the CNPP training facility in Vernon, France.

Single event will be held in Dubai in April 2016.

Barry Alderslade, Chairman of AFOA

The Airport Fire Officers Association (AFOA) has confirmed that 150 delegates have already signed up for its annual conference, held at the Hilton at London Gatwick Airport on January 20-21, 2016.

EVENT LAUNCH: The British Automatic Fire Sprinkler Association, the Fire Industry Association and the International Water Mist Association have joined forces to increase understanding of the power of water mist. 

EVENT LAUNCH: A unique opportunity to prepare an effective PPE strategy that ensures firefighters are safe.

VdS is to hold a second international conference on risk management, loss prevention and fire protection.

Unmanned aerial vehicles will take centre stage at the Emergency Services Show, NEC, Birmingham (UK) on 23 and 24 September.

The annual IWMA Conference 2015 will take place at the Mercure Hotel Amsterdam, the Netherlands on 28-29 October 2015.

FOR YOUR DIARY PPE and Duty of Care Forum, 2nd of February 2016 (NOTE THE CHANGE OF DATE, PREVIOUSLY 15 SEPTEMBER 2015), The Macdonald Burlington Hotel, Birmingham, UK

EVENT What type of fire fighting foam concentrate will you be using in the next 10 years? Find out at the three-day workshop in Spain in October.

EVENT PREVIEW: FIREX International turns up the heat as it returns to London’s ExCeL June 16-18

EVENT REVIEW This year’s Aerial Firefighting Europe 2015 was held in Zadar, Croatia on April 29-30, 2015. Terry Loughran, conference chairman, reports on the proceedings.  

SEMINAR: The Queensland Department of Environment and Heritage Protection is organising a one-day technical seminar for users, responders and regulators aimed at improving understanding of the chemistry, actions and impacts of fire fighting foam on the environment.

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