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Mon, 8/6
Action Time Title Type
Preview 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Health Safety Officer Training Course Session 
Preview 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Incident Safety Officer Training Course Session 
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Tue, 8/7
Action Time Title Type
Preview 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Bullying, Harassment, and Workplace Violence Prevention Symposium Session 
Preview 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Chief's Edge Session 
Preview 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Health Safety Officer Training Course Session 
Preview 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Incident Safety Officer Training Course Session 
Preview 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM National Counterterrorism Center Symposium Session 
Preview 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM IAFC/OSU Research Symposium Session 
Preview 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Division Secretaries Meeting Meeting 
Preview 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM First Timers' Meet Up Event 
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Wed, 8/8
Action Time Title Type
Preview 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM AFG FP&S Research and Development Annual Meeting Meeting 
Preview 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM AFG FP&S Research and Development Annual Meeting Meeting 
Preview 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM Company Officer as an Instructor Session 
Preview 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM DHS FEMA Assistance to Firefighters Grants: Town Hall Discussion Event 
Preview 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM Ethical Decision Making Made Simple Session 
Preview 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM Five Pieces of the Leadership Puzzle: Leading the Department in Health and Safety Session 
Preview 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM From Buddy to Boss: Surviving Your EEO Obligations as a New Company Officer Session 
Preview 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM ISO and Alternative Water Sources: Making Communities Safer Session 
Preview 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM Leading the Multi-Generational Fire Service Session 
Preview 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM Measuring and Reporting Your Agency's Real Value to the Community. Session 
Preview 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM Predicting Future Emergency Incident Profiles from Urban Planning Data Session 
Preview 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM Simple Steps to Improve Report Narratives Session 
Preview 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM Sustaining Your Mobile Integrated Health Program Through Alternative Funds Session 
Preview 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM Understanding Research Basics: Translating Research Speak into Understandable In Session 
Preview 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM What are You Doing About Safety, Health and Wellness and How Can We Help You Event 
Preview 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM Workplace Harassment Prevention in the Age of #MeToo Event 
Preview 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Actionable Medical Intelligence for the Fire Chief Session 
Preview 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Attack From the Burned Side Session 
Preview 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Breaking the Bullying Chain Event 
Preview 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Dollars & $ense: Fires Aren't Put Out with Water Session 
Preview 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Helping Your Community Be Wildfire Ready Event 
Preview 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Legislative Update for Fire & EMS Event 
Preview 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Marketing & Branding Your Fire Department and Yourself Session 
Preview 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Off-Duty Firefighters and Time-Critical Emergencies: The Verified Responder Pilot Program Session 
Preview 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Scavenger Dating (Networking Lab) Event 
Preview 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Scavenger Dating (Networking Lab) Event 
Preview 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Scavenger Dating (Networking Lab) Event 
Preview 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM The Benefits of Developing a Peer Support Program Session 
Preview 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM WUI Case Studies in Change Management, Part I Session 
Preview 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Challenging Sexism in the Fire Service Session 
Preview 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Dare to Ask in the Big D: National Fallen Firefighters Foundation Town Hall Session 
Preview 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Diversity & Inclusion: What Does It Mean & How Do I Start? Session 
Preview 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Fire Department and University Partners Uncover Careless Cooking Behaviors Session 
Preview 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Harness Technology to Improve Engagement with the Community Elected Officials Session 
Preview 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Managing and Leading in Turbulent Times Session 
Preview 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Measuring Performance with a Community Standard of Cover Event 
Preview 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM No Off-Season: Incremental Changes Lead To Maximizing Performance and Longevity Session 
Preview 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Recognizing Signs of Human Trafficking for First Responders Session 
Preview 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Successfully Transitioning from Firefighter to Company Officer Session 
Preview 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM The Company Officer: First Due in the Firehouse Session 
Preview 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM The Expanding Role of the PIO Event 
Preview 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM The Privilege of Leadership Session 
Preview 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM What is Disruptive Technology and How is it Changing EMS? Session 
Preview 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Accountability Expectations for the Company Officer Session 
Preview 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Bringing 'Stop the Bleed' to your Fire Rescue Agency Session 
Preview 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Homophobia & Transphobia in Emergency Services...Confronting the Last Taboo Session 
Preview 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Influencing Change: Applying a Six-Part Model for Organizational Change Session 
Preview 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Investigating the Personnel Fire Without Getting Burned Session 
Preview 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Leadership Insights on Earning & Spending Political Capital, Part I Session 
Preview 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Making Positive Change During America's Heroin Epidemic Session 
Preview 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM My Battle with PTSD: The Danger We All Face Session 
Preview 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Realistic Expectations - Dealing With Cancer in Your Department From A Survivor Session 
Preview 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Successfully Transitioning from Company Officer to Chief Officer Session 
Preview 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM TBD Session 
Preview 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM The Science Behind Cooking Fires and Prevention Through Heat Limiting Technology Session 
Preview 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM The Second Hardest Job in America: Leading A Combination Fire Department Event 
Preview 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM The Unexpected Challenges of Leadership Session 
Preview 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Communications Committee Meeting Meeting 
Preview 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Constitution, Bylaws and Resolutions Committee Meeting Meeting 
Preview 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Elections Committee Meeting Meeting 
Preview 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM A Sunday Drive: Discovering Code Violations that Affect Operations Event 
Preview 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM Building a Community Addiction Response Team Session 
Preview 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM Community Risk Reduction: Moving from Process to Practice Event 
Preview 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Company Officers Section Meeting Meeting 
Preview 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM Cost-Benefit Analysis and Economic Valuation in the Context of Fire Services Session 
Preview 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM Digital Mapping and GIS Support for Special Events Session 
Preview 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM IAFC Diversity & Inclusion Programs Session 
Preview 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM Industrial Preplanning with Cooperative and Uncooperative Partners Event 
Preview 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM ISO and Your Community - Partnerships for Better Fire Protection Session 
Preview 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM Leadership Insights on Earning & Spending Political Capital Session 
Preview 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM Marketing & Branding Your Fire Department and Yourself Part II Session 
Preview 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM Mastering One's Relationship Skills Equals Success Session 
Preview 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM Professional Credentialing - Roadmap to Your Future Event 
Preview 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM The Health Effects of Exposure to Smoke from Wildland Fires on Firefighters Session 
Preview 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM WUI Case Studies in Change Management, Part II Session 
Preview 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM A Tale of Four Departments: Succession Planning for Smaller Departments Event 
Preview 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Confronting Racism in Fire & EMS Services Session 
Preview 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM EMS4EMS: How Emergency Medical Services Can Enhance Medical Surge Capacity in Disasters Event 
Preview 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM First Due Leadership for the New Battalion Chief Session 
Preview 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Human Behavior in Fire Session 
Preview 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Leveraging Critical Thinking Skills for Improved Performance on the Fireground Session 
Preview 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Living with PTSD Session 
Preview 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Mental Health Considerations in High Stress Occupations Session 
Preview 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Promoting & Institutionalizing Cultural Change Session 
Preview 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Rescue Me: Managing Employee Fires Session 
Preview 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM The Fire Service Saved My Life Session 
Preview 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Volunteer Recruitment & Retention: More Bang for Your Buck Session 
Preview 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM What Can Hurricane Irma and Extreme Events Teach Us About Day to Day Operations? Session 
Preview 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Your Community Needs More EMS Services: What They Want and How to Deliver It Session 
Preview 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM International Reception Event 
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Thu, 8/9
Action Time Title Type
Preview 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM General Session Session 
Preview 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM IAFC Business Meeting Meeting 
Preview 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Canadian Division Lunch Event 
Preview 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Eastern Division Lunch Event 
Preview 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Great Lakes Division Lunch Event 
Preview 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Missouri Valley Division Lunch Event 
Preview 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM New England Division Lunch Event 
Preview 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Southeastern Division Lunch Event 
Preview 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Southwestern Division Lunch Event 
Preview 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Western Division Lunch Event 
Preview 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM 1 October: Response & Recovery to a Large-Scale MCI Event 
Preview 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM A New Fire Chief's Strategies for Success Event 
Preview 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Drones Meet Firefighting, The Next Step Session 
Preview 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Firehouse Law: I Can Do What I Want Off-Duty, Right? Session 
Preview 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM From the Firehouse to the Fire Ground: The Role of Today's Company Officer Session 
Preview 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Initial Size Up Reports for First Due Incident Commanders Session 
Preview 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Nuts & Bolts of Firefighter Discipline Session 
Preview 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM PTSD-How To Keep It Out of Your Station & What You Can Do For Those Living It Session 
Preview 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM RADAR - Memphis Fire's Non-Emergent Call Initiative Session 
Preview 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Recognizing, Understanding, and Avoiding Bias in Thinking, Analysis, and Action Session 
Preview 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM The Fire Sprinkler War: What Chiefs Need to Know Event 
Preview 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM The PIO Role in Community Risk Reduction Event 
Preview 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM To Be Treated Like a Professional, Write Like One Session 
Preview 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Using Research and Data to Make Risk Reduction Relevant Session 
Preview 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Alive & Research-Based Interactive Multimedia Training for Firefighters Session 
Preview 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Community Risk Reduction Facilitated Collaboration Forum Event 
Preview 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Initial Incident Command for Special Operations Responses Session 
Preview 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Mapping Operational Success - Guidelines for Positive Outcomes Session 
Preview 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Modern Training Techniques for the Company Officer Session 
Preview 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM One Rung at a Time: Fire Officer Development Session 
Preview 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Project Management Professionals in the Fire Service Session 
Preview 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Ten Ways to Ruin Your Department and Your Life Session 
Preview 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM The Fire & EMS Response to the Parkland School Incident Event 
Preview 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM The Impact of Image: What are we selling? Session 
Preview 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM The Officer Development Handbook and Beyond: Planning Your Professional Development Session 
Preview 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM The Opioid Crisis Event 
Preview 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM What Would You Do? Session 
Preview 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Exhibit Hall Open Exhibit Hall 
Preview 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Big Bang Reception Event 
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Fri, 8/10
Action Time Title Type
Preview 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM Diversity Breakfast Event 
Preview 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Behavioral Health and Wellness in the Fire Service Session 
Preview 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Building A Case for Inclusive and Diverse Emergency Services Session 
Preview 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Critical Components of a Fire Department Continuity of Operations Plan Session 
Preview 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Fighting Fire in Sprinklered Buildings Session 
Preview 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM FirstNet - Now and What the Future Holds Session 
Preview 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Making Positive Change During America's Heroin Epidemic Session 
Preview 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM NFIRS Tools to Assess Your Fire Department's Performance and Data Quality Session 
Preview 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Overhaul to Fireball Session 
Preview 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Prototypicality and Leadership Event 
Preview 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM The Case for Effective Small Unit Leadership in the Fire Service Session 
Preview 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM We Are Family: Understanding and Supporting Our LGBTQ Community Event 
Preview 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Why Volunteer Firefighters Volunteer: Intrinsic & Extrinsic Motivators Session 
Preview 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Wildland-Urban Interface: Managing the Reality Session 
Preview 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM Digital Tools To Make You Successful at Your Job, Saving Lives Session 
Preview 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM Firehouse Law: 2018 Update Session 
Preview 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM First Amendment and Emergency Scene Photography Session 
Preview 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM Flawed Situational Awareness Lightning Round Session 
Preview 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM Leadership Insights on Earning & Spending Political Capital, Part II Session 
Preview 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM Personnel Issues & Pitfalls for New Officers - The Administrative 2nd Alarm Session 
Preview 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM Succession Planning Triage: Should Our Organization Undertake a Succession Management Program Event 
Preview 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM TBD Session 
Preview 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM The Benefits of Statewide Volunteer Recruitment & Retention Programs Event 
Preview 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM Top Ten Barriers to Behavioral Change to Consider Before Executing a New Initiative Session 
Preview 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM USFA Research Initiatives for the Emergency Responder Session 
Preview 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Exhibit Hall Open Exhibit Hall 
Preview 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM Learning Labs Exhibit Hall 
Preview 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM A Collaborative Approach to Firefighter Safety and Health Session 
Preview 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Amsterdam Fire Department Traditional Aggressive to Cutting Edge Aggressive Session 
Preview 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Commanding the Expanding Incident Session 
Preview 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Community Healthcare: A Consideration for Community Risk Reduction Session 
Preview 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Community Risk Reduction - It Starts in the Right Front Seat Event 
Preview 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM iPads in the Fire Service Event 
Preview 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Leadership Development and Decision Making Program Session 
Preview 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Managing Company-Based CRR Session 
Preview 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Myth Busting - Fire Department Traditions, Innovations and Change Session 
Preview 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Practical Employee Relations for Fire/EMS Leaders Event 
Preview 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM The New National Standard for Preparedness and Response to Active Shooter and/or Hostile Events Event 
Preview 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM The Psychology of Incident Command Event 
Preview 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Training for Failure: Why We Must Change the Way We Train First Responders Session 
Preview 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM USAR and Incident Management Team Response to Natural Disasters Event 
Preview 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM EFO Annual Meeting Meeting 
Preview 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM An International Comparison to Training Standards and Fireground Safety Event 
Preview 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Communicating During a Disaster: Lessons Learned from Hurricane Harvey Session 
Preview 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Community First - A Story of Consolidation Event 
Preview 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Contracting for Fire Services: The Devil is in the Details Session 
Preview 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Doing More With Less: How Leadership and Risk Management Provide Tenfold Results Event 
Preview 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM FirstNet Application Ecosystem: Today, Tomorrow, and Beyond Session 
Preview 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM From The Horse's Mouth: Fire Officer Liability Panel Discussion Session 
Preview 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Introduction to the IAFC Event 
Preview 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Making it Memorable: Increasing Retention on Firefighter Training Session 
Preview 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Surviving Bullying in the Firehouse Session 
Preview 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM The Vulcan Gravel Pit Collapse & Rescue-Lessons Learned That can be Applied to Any Community Large or Small. Event 
Preview 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Top 10 Wish List for the Internal Customer Session 
Preview 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Top 20 Tactical Considerations from Firefighter Research Event 
Preview 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Understanding and Utilizing NFPA 1403 for Live Fire Training Session 
Preview 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM EFO Reception - Open to EFO Section Members and VIPs Only Event 
Preview 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM TGI-FRI Fest Event 
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Sat, 8/11
Action Time Title Type
Preview 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM FBI Global Threat Briefing and the Fire Service Role in Combatting Terrorism Session 
Preview 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM FirstNet Essentials - A 360 View Session 
Preview 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Flying The Plane - Unmanned Aerial Systems Operations Session 
Preview 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM TEMAT's Response to Hurricane Harvey Session 
Preview 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM Career Impact Training Session 
Preview 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM Learning Labs Exhibit Hall 
Preview 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM A.L.E.R.T. - Autism Awareness for First Responders Session 
Preview 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Energy Storage Systems: Stored Energy and the Fire Fighters Response Session 
Preview 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Exhibit Hall Open Exhibit Hall 
Preview 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM FirstNet Emergency Operations Session 
Preview 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Next Generation Communications Session 
Preview 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM FirstNet Innovators: How Agencies Are Harnessing the Power of FirstNet Session 
Preview 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM How I Survived My Mayday Session 
Preview 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Lessons Learned from Amtrak 501 Passenger Train Derailment on December 18, 2017 Session 
Preview 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Presidential Celebration Luncheon Event 
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