The SFPE NJ/NY Education Foundation and the AIA Westchester / Hudson Valley Chapter is pleased to announce our First Annual Technical Conference to be held at the Westchester Marriott, located at 670 White Plains Road in Tarrytown, NY on October 11, 2018. The event features a delicious hot breakfast and lunch buffets as well as coffee and water throughout the day. A cash bar reception will follow the event at Coopers Mill, located on property.
SFPE International President, J.C. Harrington will be our Key Note Speaker, and will be providing a preview of his State of the SFPE address planned for the SFPE North America Conference & Expo. He will also present “State of the Society, SFPE International”
Scheduled Speakers and Timely Topics to be presented include renowned local and national fire protection and life safety experts:
Kevin Morin, PE, Joe Plati, PE - CCI - Stadium Fire Protection and Life Safety Design Challenges
Carl Baldassarra, PE, FSPFE Nick Ozog, PE, and Doug Stieve, AIA - WJE - Exterior Cladding Fire Protection
Elizabeth Schoonman - Johnson Controls - Addressable Notification and Self-Test Features
Sharron Halpert - Halpert Fire Safety - Passive Fire Protection Technology
Dan O’Connor, PE, FSPFE - Jensen Hughes - Smoke Detection and Stratification
Tricia Fratto - Ethics Suite - Engineering & Architectural Ethics
We will also be hosting a special Hospitality Industry Fire Protection Panel which will feature:
Rob Schmidt, PE - Marriott Hotels & Resorts
Paul Frederick, CPP - Hospitality Security Advisors
Rich Cardile - Risk Logic
Michael J. Rzeznik, PE – WJE
Tom Gardner, PE, FSFPE - GHD
Check our website for sponsorship opportunities http://sfpenjnyfoundation.org/, and remember to save the date for what is sure to be a fantastic event.
Note: Both engineering and architectural continuing education credits (CEU's) will be issued for all attendees.