Future Conferences/Seminars

January 28-31, 2019

The ARFF Training Alliance, a joint cooperative between the ARFF Working Group and the American Association of Airport Executives will once present their 13th Annual ARFF Leadership Conference.   The 2019 program will be held at Hyatt Regency Riverfront Hotel in Jacksonville, Florida.  Check the website for updates for this event.

 May 6-8, 2019

The ARFF Working Group and the Airport Fire Officers Association has joined together to host an International Conference in Linz, Austria.  The program will have a full day of educational presentations and  one day touring the Rosenbauer facility in Austria.  The Host Hotel for this program is the Courtyard by Marriott in Linz.  Room rate is 137.50 Euros  for single and 161 Euros for Double.  A reservation link will be available in the near future.  The reference will be “ARFF 2019”.  (This is a once in a life-time opportunity you don’t want to miss.  Check our website for updates on this program.

September 9-11, 2019

Come celebrate the ARFF Working Group’s 30th Anniversary as we meet in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The Amway Grand Plaza Hotel (a Hilton property) is the host hotel and meetings and exhibits will take place at the DeVos Convention Center.  This is definitely a milestone for the ARFF Working Group.  Don’t miss it!

August 23-26, 2020

The ARFF Working Group’s 31st Annual Educational Conference & Training Symposium will be held in Orlando, Florida at the Omin Championsgate Hotel.


Other programs we are working on that have no specific dates are listed below.  As soon as we contract with hotels the information will be posted to the website.

April/May 2019

AIRCRAFT CONSTRUCTION AND FAMILIARIZATION WORKSHOP – Once again we are working with the Port of Seattle and the Boeing Fire Department to present this program to be held in Seattle.

January – March 2020

14th ANNUAL ARFF LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE – the ARFF Training Alliance, a joint cooperative between the ARFF Working Group and the AAAE will present this program