Schedule

Help propel your career and keep pace with the latest advances in fire protection engineering. In addition to networking opportunities you will earn up to 14 professional development hours (PDHs) attending the conference. Need more than 14 PDHs? Earn up to 21 additional PDHs by attending one of our in-depth optional educational seminars.
 
View the complete list of educational seminars being offered at the 2018 SFPE Annual Conference & Expo.

**Revised 9/14/18**

Schedule-At-A-Glance

Sunday, October 28 
  Registration
  Chapter Leadership Forum
  Annual Business Meeting
  Expo Set-Up
  President's Welcome Reception & Expo Opening
 Monday, October 29
  Registration
  General Session
  Breakout & Sponsored Tracks
  Fellow's Honky Tonk Reception
 Tuesday, October 30
  Registration
  General Session
  Breakout & Sponsored Tracks
  Night on the Town
Gather, grab a drink, and mingle with your colleagues and new connections at the close of the conference. Then make plans to hit the town by keeping the networking going and spend Tuesday night discovering all Downtown Nashville has to offer! Take time to discover Music City's legendary nightlife, visiting such Broadway hotspots as Acme Feed & Seed, Honkey Tonk Central and Whiskey Row. More interested in the highly acclaimed food scene? Make dinner plans at Martin's Bar-B-Que Joint, Woolworth on 5th, The George Jones, or many, many more. We will have printed guides and recommendations available to assist with your experience.
 Wednesday - Friday, October 31-November 2 - Optional Professional Development Seminars
  Advanced Fire Dynamics Simulator - 2 days (Oct 31-Nov 1)
  Application of Fire Risk Assessment - 2 days (Oct 31-Nov 1)
  Fire Sprinkler Design for Engineers - 3 days (Oct 31-Nov 2)
  Principles of Fire Protection Engineering - 3 days (Oct 31-Nov 2)
  Understanding Human Behavior in Fires - 1 day (Oct 31)
   *All courses are scheduled to begin at 0800 and conclude by 1700.
   Expo Hours
   Sunday Welcome Reception, Monday - Tuesday during breakfasts, breaks, and lunches.