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North America Conference & Expo Engineering for Peak Performance
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About the Conference

SFPE is proud to host the 2016 North America Conference & Expo “Engineering for Peak Performance," which will be held on September 25-27 in Denver, Colorado. This annual event is frequently cited as the top source of the latest technical information on fire protection engineering issues and emerging trends, case studies, research, and codes and standards. With more than 400 leading professionals from around the globe participating in this annual event, it offers unparalleled opportunities for networking with peers and exploring new products, technologies and business opportunities. We look forward to welcoming you to Denver!


Who Should Attend

The annual SFPE North America Conference & Expo is the learning and networking opportunity for fire protection engineers, fire safety engineers, fire engineers, code officials, and anyone who is working in the life safety profession. Whether you're a seasoned professional looking to update and share your knowledge, a student exploring future opportunities or a mid-career professional looking to advance your career, this is an event you won't want to miss.


Reasons to Attend

  • Thought provoking presentations, inspiring and enlightening keynote speakers, technical tours, professional development seminars and networking opportunities to help you advance your career or grow your business.
  • Continuing education - up to 13 AIA-provider Professional Development Hours (PDHs).
  • The Expo featuring more than 55 companies showcasing the latest products, services and technologies in the field.
  • Denver offers two national research centers that offer tours and exhibits about the Earth's climate and renewable energy, as well as a world-class museum of nature and science.
  • Experience the city with our “Dine Around Town” event that features the best cuisine that Denver has to offer.

Continuing Professional Development Seminars

In addition to the technical sessions offered during the conference, you can amplify the value of this learning opportunity by attending one of the post-conference professional development seminars. Seminars are taught by the top leaders and subject matter experts in the field. You may earn up to 21 PDHs.


Conference Program Committee

  • Milosh Puchovsky, P.E., FSFPE, 2016 SFPE President (co-chair)
  • Sean Donohue, P.E., Immediate Past President, SFPE Rocky Mountain Chapter (co-chair)
  • Rolland Blais, P.Eng. Président, Blais Expert/Conseil & Associates
  • Mark Buschman, P.E., Senior Fire Protection Engineer, Koffel Associates, Inc.
  • Gilles Carrier, Fire Protection Technologist, PGA Experts Inc.
  • Bruce Clarke, CFPS, UL-CRP Property, Global Engineering Training Manager, Global Property | AIG Property Casualty
  • Mark Fessenden, Global Director, Technical Services & Training - Special Hazards, Tyco Fire Products
  • Paul Hart, P.E., FSFPE, Regional Field Team Leader, AIG
  • Chris Jelenewicz, P.E., FSFPE, Technical Director, SFPE
  • Zachary Niehues, P.E., Campus Fire Marshal, University of Colorado at Boulder
  • Ernesto Vega Janica, NICET, Senior Manager Opportunities Development, IEEE Standards Association

Letter of Justification

“Letter of Justification” template - simply download the editable letter for your supervisor explaining all of the benefits you will get from attending the SFPE Conference & Expo on Engineering for Peak Performance and how it will help advance your organization.



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