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Building Control NI Fire Safety Panel Conference 2018

Building Control NI Fire Safety Panel Conference 2018

The Building Control Fire Safety Panel have arranged their Annual Fire Safety Conference to be held on 8th and 9th February 2018.

It will take place in The Armagh City hotel in the historic City of Armagh.

For more information including Conference Programme and Delegate Booking Form please click on the link below

http://www.buildingcontrol-ni.com/news/fire-safety-conference-2018

FIAI Annual Training Conference April 26th 2017

Conference Now Ended.

A big thank you to all those who took part.

The FIAI are excited to announce this year’s training conference is to be held in April 2017 in conjunction with Ulster University’s Fire Safety Engineering Research and Technology Centre (FireSERT) at the university’s Jordanstown Campus.

Check out their website at https://www.ulster.ac.uk/research/institutes/built-environment/centres/fire-safety-engineering

View and download the Programme Conference 2017 

 

Programme of Speakers for the FIAI Training Conference

09.00-09.30
Registration
Chairperson Morning
Dr. Karen Boyce
Ulster University

09.30-09.35
Opening Address
Group Commander Geoff Somerville
Northern Ireland Fire & Rescue Service

09.35-10.35
“Stovemageddon-the alarming rise in stove related fires”
Mr.Greg Duggan
Duggan Roberts Associates

10.35-11.00
Coffee

11.00-11.45
The Role of DNA in Fire Investigation
Dr. Dorothy Ramsbottom
Forensic Science Laboratory
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New Article: Use of damage in fire investigation: a review of fire patterns analysis, research and future direction Gregory E Gorbett, Brian J Meacham et al

Fire Science Reviews

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Training Day and Conference April 20th 2016 Dublin

Fire Investigators Association of Ireland

Training Day & A.G.M.

Wednesday April 20th 2016

Dublin Fire Brigade Training Centre, Malahide Road, Marino, Dublin

09.00 – 09.30 Registration,

Chairperson Morning: Mr. Derek Byrne, Ass. Commissioner An Garda Síochana
09.30 – 09.35 Opening Address, Mr. Pat Fleming, C.F.O. Dublin Fire Brigade
09.35 – 10.35 Fire Investigation, “Where are we? Where are we going? How are we going to get there?”, Mr. Mick Gardiner, Gardiner Associates
10.35 – 11.00 Coffee

11.00 – 11.45 Too Many Cooks…,  Mr. Andrew Wade (First Forensic Ltd)
11.45 – 12.45 Car Fire Investigation, Mr. Richard Baker, Park Lodge International Ltd.

12.45 – 13.45 Lunch

Chairperson Afternoon: Mr. Eamon Gallagher, Group Commander N.I.F.R.S.
13:45 – 14:30 Case Study: Laundrette Tumble Dryer Fire, Ms. Eva McKiernan, IFIC Forensics
14:30 – 15:15 Fuel Laundering – Evidence Recovery, Mr.Steven McKendry (Higher C.S.I.)
15:15 – 15:30 Coffee
15:30 – 16:15 “Was the Smoke Detector Working?” Prof. Niamh Nic Daeid & Mr. Dave Coss, University of Dundee
16:15 – 16:30 Discussion
16:30 – 17:00 AGM

CPD Points: To be confirmed by the Chartered Society of Forensic Science & the Institution of Fire Engineers

Cost €35 / £ 30 for members and €45/ £40 for non members including light lunch.
Registration is NOW CLOSED

To download a copy of the poster click the link FIAI Conference 2016 April

Please note the AGM will be held on the day, all members welcome to attend.

FIAI ATC April 20th 2016

Training Day and AGM

Wednesday April 20th 2016

Fire Investigation

Dublin Fire Brigade Training Centre, Malahide Road, Marino, Dublin

Cost €35/£30 for members and €45/£40 for non members including light lunch

More information including topics/speakers and registration information to follow