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2nd Annual SFPE/AIA WHV Joint Technical Conference

  • Marriott Westchester 670 White Plains Road Tarrytown, NY, 10591 United States (map)

2nd Annual Joint Technical Conference

Date: Thursday, October 3, 2019
Time: 7:30 am - 7:30 pm
Venue: Westchester Marriott, 670 White Plains Road, Tarrytown, NY 10591
Cost: $125.00 (no refunds)
Credits: 7 AIA HSW PDH


The SFPE NJ/NY Education Foundation and the AIA Westchester / Hudson Valley Chapter are pleased to announce our Second Annual Joint Technical Conference to be held at the Westchester Marriott. Speakers include renowned local and national fire protection and life safety experts.

Conference Agenda:

7:30 Registration Opens
8:00 Breakfast
8:15 Welcome and Opening Remarks
8:25 Christopher Gates, - UL, Leonard Ramo - Telgian: ESFR: Sprinklers - Full Scale Testing
9:25 Michael Crowley, PE, FSPE - JensenHughes: Health Care Fire Protection
10:25 Break 1
10:45 Carl Baldassarra, PE, FSFPE - WJE: The History of Code Development in the United States
11:45 - 1:00 Lunch
1:00 George Poulis - JCI and Woody Ridgeway - JCI: Special Suppression System Technology Update
2:00 Qianru Guo, PhD, PE (CA) - SGH: Structural Fire Protection
3:00 Break 2
3:15 Noah Ryder, PhD, PE - Fire Risk Alliance: Large Scale Tests Regarding the Dispersion of Natural Gas
4:15 Closing Remarks
4:20 After-Conference Networking Event at Cooper’s Mill (cash bar)