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Suppression, Detection and Signaling Research and Applications Symposium

March 1-4, 2016
Doubletree San Antonio Downtown, San Antonio, TX

We invite you to join us at the Fire Suppression, Detection and Signaling Research and Applications Symposium (SupDet 2016) March 1-4, 2016 in San Antonio, Texas. SupDet 2016 will address the latest developments in research, technology, and applications for the fire protection community.

Download the SupDet 2016 Program. (PDF, 71 KB)

A free half-day workshop on “Big Data and Fire Protection Systems” will be held Wednesday, March 2, 1-5 pm at the symposium site. The purpose of the workshop will be to identify and prioritize the opportunities for big data to inform decision making on inspection, testing, and maintenance of fire protection systems.

Download the workshop agenda (PDF, 198 KB)

Registration

Early registration (thru February 15, 2016)

  • Suppression program (March 1-2) $395
  • Detection program (March 3-4) $395
  • Suppression and Detection programs (March 1-4) $625 
Late registration (after February 15, 2016 or on-site)
  • Suppression program (March 1-2) $495
  • Detection program (March 3-4) $495
  • Suppression and Detection programs (March 1-4) $725 

A free half-day workshop on “Big Data and Fire Protection Systems” is open to all attendees and interested parties, Wed. March 2, 1-5 pm at the symposium site.

Tour Southwest Research Institute!  On the afternoon of Monday, February 29th, there will be an opportunity for SupDet participants to tour the Fire Technology Department at Southwest Research Institute (SwRI).  The tour will take place at 3pm and participants will need to arrange their own transportation.  If you are interested in this tour, please email Eric Peterson (epeterson@nfpa.org) at the Foundation. 


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Cancellations after February 15, 2016 will not be refunded. Through Feb. 15, refunds are subject to a $25 processing fee.

Hotel information

Doubletree by Hilton San Antonio Downtown
502 W. Cesar E. Chavez
San Antonio, Texas 78207

A limited number of guest rooms will be available at a group rate of $124 + tax for the evenings of Feb. 29 – March 4. Make your reservation by calling +1 800-445-8667, identifying yourself with the NFP group.  The cut-off date to receive the group rate is  Feb. 15, 2016.


Thank you to our generous sponsors!

Globe Fire Sprinkler Corporation    NFPA Conference & Expo sponsor - Siemens Tyco SimplexGrinnell    UL    Viking    Victaulic   Zurich