2-Day Conference Registration (Regular)


Regular (non-AHJ) registration for Tuesday, March 13 and Wednesday, March 14 for the 2018 SFPE Greater Atlanta Chapter Fire Safety Conference. Please select the Seminar you would like to attend Tuesday, March 13, and the sessions you would like to attend on Wednesday, March 14, by using the dropdown box below.

Important Note: Transfers between Tuesday Seminars is NOT permitted. However, transfers between Wednesday Sessions ARE permitted without notifying SFPE staff.

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Wednesday, Session 1 *

Wednesday, Sesssion 2 *

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Product Description

This registration includes your choice of 2017 SFPE Pre-Conference Seminars 1 – 4 on Tuesday, March 13th and the 2018 SFPE Fire Safety Conference on Wednesday, March 14th.

Tuesday Seminars

Seminar 1

Performance-Based Design Evaluations for Property Insurance Risks
John A. Frank, P.E., FSFPE, CPCU SVP, Loss Prevention Center of Excellence Property Risk Engineering/GAPS XL Catlin

Seminar 2

Engineered Fire Detection and Notification
Jeffrey Moore, P.E., FSFPE Senior Fire Protection Engineer Jensen Hughes

Seminar 3

Design, Selection, Installation, and Testing of Fire Pumps
Samuel M. Beale III, P.E., FSFPE Founder S.M. Beale Associates
(Century Fire Protection 

Seminar 4

2018 Technology Symposium

Manufacturer’s present technical data behind fire protection products and present behind the scene information that cannot be found in code books. 


NICET Preparation Courses (Tuesday and Wednesday)

NICET Preparation Course B – Inspection and Testing of Fire Alarm Systems


Certification Prep: Fire Alarm Inspection and Testing

Wednesday Sessions

 Session 1A

Wildfire Modeling and Risk of Potential Structure Loss

Dr. Christopher W. Lautenberger, PhD, P.E. Co-Founder Reax Engineering, Inc  

Session 1B

Large, Costly Construction Fires

Robert Duval New England Regional Director Senior Fire Investigator National Fire Protection Association

Session 1C

Common Compliance Pitfalls: Fire Resistive Rated Ducts and Enclosures

Joseph Hauf, P.E. Vice President Engineering Services Conquest Firespray

Session 1D

Class A, B, and Now N Fire Alarm Circuits

Jeffrey Moore, P.E., FSFPE Senior Fire Protection Engineer Jensen Hughes

Session 2A

3D Printing: Code and Safety – Design Considerations

Rob Plonski, P.E. Senior Fire Protection Engineer Savannah River National Laboratory

Session 2B

The ICC’s Proposed Changes for Tall Wood Buildings

Carl Baldassarra, P.E., FSFPE Principal Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates

Session 2C

Hurricane and Tropical Storm Recovery for Fire and Life Safety Systems

Ralph E. Bless, Jr., P.E., CFPS, SET Vice President, Account Management, Telgian and Tracey Bellamy, P.E., CFPS CEO, Telgian

Session 2D

Acceptance Testing of Emergency and Standby Power Systems

Scott Stookey Graduate Engineer A – Hazardous Materials Austin (TX) Fire Department

Session 3A

Performance-Based Audible and Visible Notification

Robert P. Schifiliti, P.E., FSFPE Founder R.P. Schifiliti Associates, Inc.

Session 3B

Safeguarding Construction

Lieutenant Christopher G. Towski Fire Prevention Bureau Inspector Cambridge Fire Department

Session 3C

Stadium & Arena Projects: Achieving the Code’s Level of Safety Using Alternate Approaches

Paul Villotti, P.E. Director of Life Safety Henderson Engineers

Session 3D

Technology Running Way Ahead of Fire Protection Code Development

Paul E. Rivers, P.E., FSFPE Senior Fire Protection Specialist 3M

Session 4A

Deploying Explosion Protection Systems Without Them Blowing up in Your Face

Joe Konenkamp Division Manager – Alarm & Special Hazards Division Century Fire Protection, LLC

Session 4B

A Look at Exterior Cladding Materials and Fire Protection

Michael J. Rzeznik, P.E., Douglas Stieve, RRC and Nick Ozog, P.E. Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates

Session 4C

Understanding and Applying Code to Public Safety InBuilding Communications Systems

Chief Alan W. Perdue, Executive Director, Safety Buildings Coalition and Justin Phillips, Senior Business Development Manager, RF Connect

Session 4D

Why are NFPA 75 and 76 Still Independent Standards?

David Quirk, P.E., LEED AP, CEM Vice President & Principal DLB Associates