23 April 2020

The NI Fire Industry Conference 2020


Planning Fire Safety with 2020 Vision
Olympic Suite, Titanic Conference Centre, Belfast
Thursday 23rd April 2020


Proposed Agenda (subject to change)

08.30 – 09.30 Registration & Refreshments
09.30 – 09.45 Welcome and Introduction to Conference – Ian Moore CEO of the FIA
09.45 – 10.10 “Raising the Bar” – Competency of Companies and Individuals
10.10 – 10.30 Fire Doors - A Guide for Selecting Flat Entrance Doorsets
10.30 – 11.00 Overview of the Changes to BS 5839-1 (CPD Accredited)
11.00 – 11.15 Morning Refreshments
11.15 – 11.45 Overview of the Changes to BS 5839-6 (CPD Accredited)
11.45 – 12.45 Innovation in Fire Safety – the latest thoughts and technology:

  • 11.45 – 11.55 Overview of Fire Detection
  • 11.55 – 12.05 Overview of Fire Alarm Panels
  • 12.05 – 12.15 Overview of Portable Fire Extinguishers
  • 12.15 – 12.25 Overview of Evacuation Products/systems
  • 12.25 – 12.35 Overview of Extinguishing Systems
  • 12.35 – 12.45 Overview of Emergency Lighting

12.45 – 13.45 Lunch (Buffet Lunch provided)
13.45 – 14.15 Legislation Changes post Hackitt
14.15 – 14.45 The NI Fire Safety Market - A View from within
14.45 – 15.15 Research Projects by the FIA
15.15 – 15.30 Afternoon Refreshments
15.30 – 16.00 Fire Risk Assessments
16.00 – 16.15 Chairman’s Summary with Questions
16.15 Conference Close