Int’l Aviation Fire Safety & Protection Conference
May 6-8, 2019
Host Hotel – Courtyard by Marriott – RESERVATIONS
Time until conference starts
The ARFF Working Group and the Airport Fire Officers Association have joined forces in a continuing effort to meet the demanding needs of today’s aviation firefighting community worldwide. We have worked diligently in developing a program that will be internationally acclaimed .
The classroom portion of this program will take place at the Courtyard by Marriott, Linz, Austria. Equipped with all modern facilities and an ideal place for an International ARFF conference. Day 2 will be a tour and lunch of the Rosenbauer Austria Plant.
We welcome you to participate as a SPONSOR/EXHIBITOR for this exciting event.
Your sponsorship will include the opportunity to support this program and promote your product and/or service.
Your sponsorship will include a full conference registration and a small exhibit space giving you one-on-one opportunity with the attendees along with the ability to participate in all of the conference programs and events. Download the SPONSOR/EXHIBITOR Brochure HERE.
The Airport Fire Officers Associaton (AFOA) is a technical body, dedicated to promoting and maintaining the professional image and status of Airport Fire Services within the United Kingdom and Ireland, ensuring continued communications between them, through an on-going dialogue of information and knowledge on all relevant technical and operational matters.
DAY 1 – Monday, May 6, 2019
1500 – 1800 Exhibit Set-up
1800 – 2000 Welcome Reception & Information Exchange Program
DAY 2 – Tuesday, May 7, 2019
0830 – 0900 Opening Ceremonies
0900 – 0945 Keynote Speaker
0945 – 1015 EASA Industry Update
1015 – 1100 Human Factors in Fire Service Operations
1100 – 1130 Coffee/Tea Break
11:30 – 1230 Disaster Victim Identification
1230 – 1245 Diamond Sponsor – Rosenbauer
1245 – 1345 Lunch
1345 – 1400 Platinum Sponsor – Alpine Metal Tech
1400 – 1430 Gatwick Airport UK Drone Incident
1430 – 1500 Firefighter Mental Wellbeing
1500 – 1530 Coffee/Tea Break
1530 – 1615 Gatwick Airport Lithium Battery Fires
1615 – 1700 ARFF Staffing Analysis
1700 – 1715 Closing Remarks – Instructions for Day 2
DAY 3 – Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Day 3 will consist of the following:
- Transportaton from Hotel to Rosenbauer Plant
- Welcome and History of Rosenbauer – Main Emphasis ARFF
- Explanation of Program and Split into Groups
- Explanation of Production Plan 1 w/High Focus on Extinguishing Systems
- Explanation of PANTHER Located in Handover Hall Plant 1
- ARFF Vehicles in Action at Testing Area
- Guided Tour Through Production Plan 2
- Refreshments will be served throughout the day
- Transportation to Hotel
- Dinner in Linz (More details will be forthcoming)