The publisher of Fire & Rescue magazine and Industrial Fire Journal, Hemming Fire, has announced the timely launch of Firefighting Foam: Solutions for End Users from 3-4 April 2019 at Ahoy, Rotterdam, Netherlands, and aimed at providing the high-hazard sector with the latest firefighting foam technical expertise and developments.

Hemming_Fire_FIREFIGHTING_FOAM_Conference_Nov_2018.pdfHemming_Fire_FIREFIGHTING_FOAM_Conference_Nov_2018.pdfHemming Fire announces two conferences for 2019: Foam conference: solutions for end users, and Duty of care: firefighter health.

Vice-chair of AFOA John Purdy highlights what the Airport Fire Officers Association has been working on during the last quarter.

The Kuwait Fire and Safety Summit will be held on 5-6 December 2018 at the Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel and Spa in Kuwait.

The International Fire Safety Standards Summit will be held on 2 October 2018, at the Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre in Oman.

A CAFS-themed conference has announced a new speaker who will discuss the reduction of carcinogens when using compressed air foam.

PREVIEW: The Emergency Services Show, 19-20 September – what’s on?

This September sees the return of The Emergency Services Show at the NEC in Birmingham, UK, from 19-20 September.

In addition to a conference, workshops and exhibition, NCT Europe 2018 will feature daily live demonstrations as well as CBRNe training with teams from Ukraine, Italy, Poland, Germany, Czech Republic and Spain.

Event preview  Be part of the largest global gathering of fire safety professionals, 19-21 June, London.

On 19-20 September 2018, specialists in the field of compressed air foam from all over the world will gather at the Novotel Amsterdam Schiphol Airport for the International Compressed Air Foam Symposium (iCAFS). It is the first time that such a large-scale independent knowledge-sharing event has been organised on this subject.

The Liverpool Echo Arena multi-storey carpark fire and the Didcot Power Station collapse are just some of the incidents to be discussed at the Lessons Learnt seminar theatre.

The AFOA Annual Conference 2018 highlighted the rapid way in which the aircraft rescue and firefighting sector is evolving. 

Fire & Rescue magazine has teamed up with LAPV to launch Future Fleet Live, two driving experience and demo days to take place at Bruntingthorpe Proving Ground in Leicestershire on 27-28 June 2018.

Places are still available for the International Water Mist Association’s next seminar, which takes place in northwest London on 1 March 2018.

The 18th International Water Mist Conference takes place in London 19-20 September at the Grange City Hotel; deadline for abstracts is 16 April.

At the 112 Exhibition enthusiasts can find a plethora of fire service memorabilia and collection items: it will be held at the Kulturhus in Nunspeet, The Netherlands on October 14.

The Firefighting Foam Summit will review the current situation related to the selection, use and management of firefighting foam, highlighting a holistic approach to lifetime foam management that balances fire performance and potential environmental liabilities.

The revamped exhibition and conference aims to become Italy’s flagship exhibition for rescue services, civil defence and fire prevention.

The UK Chief Fire Officers Association's NFCC 2017 Command and Control Conference takes place 25-26 September at Oulton Hall, Leeds.

Processes and procedures for fire safety and firefighting in tall buildings will be a focus for this year’s ESS.

How to prepare for and avoid emergencies at airports will be the focus of the 2017 Emergency Management for Airports Summit from 10-13 October. The event will also cover how to provide support for affected passengers and airport stakeholders as well as how to resume airport operations as quickly as possible after an incident.

Fire & Rescue magazine has joined forces with the Flood Expo 2017 as an official partner ahead of the event’s highly anticipated return on 27-28 September at ExCeL London.

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.

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