Did you know that on top of offering a comprehensive conference program, several of our exhibitors will be making presentations on the exhibit hall floor? These presentations will cover hot topics in the fire & life safety arena. You are free to attend these presentations at NO COST. Attend the expo, evaluate thousands of products in just a few days, and sit in on presentations of interest made by our valued exhibitors.
Review the exhibitor presentation schedule and continue to check back as it changes frequently.
Monday, June 9
4:00 – 4:30 pm
Jeron Electronic Systems, Inc.
Speaker: Ericka Baran
Area of Rescue in 2014
Are you looking to fulfill Area of Rescue Assistance requirements or simply adding another layer of security? Jeron Electronic Systems, Inc. has a comprehensive communication solution with the Pro-Alert™ 480 Area of Rescue System. This system is designed for stairwells and other areas of rescue in parking structures, commercial buildings and residential high rise buildings.
4:45 – 5:15 pm
Speakers: Thomas Richardson and Ted Leventhal
IP Addressable Area of Refuge System
The HDI-ARS-1200 Area of Refuge System is an IP Addressable Area of Refuge System fully supervised with Data Encryption, Gun Shot, Screen, & Glass Break Detection using an RS-485 network up to 4000 ft. and an IP network for offsite communication, & Touch Screen Technology.
5:30 – 6:00 pm
Safety Technology International, Inc. (STI)
Speakers: Michael A. Mikaelian and Frank A. Soehnlein
Protect Devices Against Vandalism and Damage
STI's devices are designed to protect fire alarm equipment against vandalism and accidental damage. Covers are ideal for schools, hospitals, nursing homes, stores, hotels and public buildings of almost every kind. The covers can be used in most industrial applications.
6:15 – 6:45 pm
Speaker: Al Berman
What's Important Now - A View of Today's Most Important Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery Issues
Tuesday, June 10
11:15 – 11:45 am
Messina Emergency Services/The CADZone
Speakers: Simone McFarland and Tom Jamison
Never Say, "I Should Have"...Protect Your Organization Before the Disaster
Increase your profits and lessen structured fire damage with pre-planning and risk assessment products by CADZone and Messina Emergency Services. Our software helps the insurance correctly rate policies. Firefighters can pre-plan fire suppression along with storing and accessing vital information that can save lives. With CAD software, we make it easy!
12:00 – 12:30 pm
Superior Tank Co., Inc.
Speakers: George Marquez and Nathan Barboza
Tank in a Box - Water Storage for Fire Protection
Superior Tank manufactures bolted steel tanks used as storage of water for fire protection. Our modular design allows the tanks to be shipped anywhere in the world via standard shipping container. Tanks are customized to specific customer application and arrive at the job site ready to assemble. Our tanks are used in remote locations and urban environments and capacities range from 10,000 to 2,000,000 gallons. Our tanks are NFPA, FM Approvals and AWWA compliant.
12:45 – 1:15 pm
United Fire Systems
Speakers: Stan Slonski and Bill Feder
Nitrogen-Based Sprinkler Corrosion Control as an Engineered Solution
Fire sprinklers are engineered systems. Corrosion control should be, as well. This presentation describes how United Fire Systems integrates modular components into an engineered nitrogen corrosion control system for each application.
1:30 – 2:00 pm
Speakers: Phil Gaughan and Rob Spitz
Why You Should Be a Member of a Professional Society
A description of what ASCET is about, who it is for and the benefits of being a member.
2:15 – 2:45 pm
Speakers: Ronald Butler and Gerald Flood
Lithium Ion Battery Failure and Thermal Runaway
Presentation will explain differences between lithium and lithium ion characteristics, lithium ion fire behavior and issues relating to the testing, transport and storage of lithium ion batteries.
3:00 – 3:30 pm
Efectis North America
Speaker: Vincent Roux
How to Sell your Construction Products in Europe: Understand the CE Marking
What is CE marking? Understand the construction product regulation and the certification process. Standard/definitions/methods/assessments process.
Wednesday, June 11
10:15 – 10:45 am
Speaker: Richard Pikora
Optimizing Your Business with a Sound Mobile Strategy
Mobile solutions give companies a competitive edge through a variety of benefits. Learn how you can optimize your business by efficiently tracking and managing inspection services, decreasing days to bill, ensuring timely receipt of completed inspection reports, simplifying the process for securing new work, and improving technician utilization.
11:00 – 11:30 am
Speaker: John Milliron
AES IntelliNet Private Communications Networks Deliver Superior Safety and Profitability
Differentiate your business with a highly reliable private communications network from AES Corporation. Realize the industry's lowest TCO while eliminating dependence on service providers' infrastructures and their high recurring monthly costs and sunsetting technologies. Easily-deployed AES mesh networks are FCC licensed for Critical Data Transmission, UL 864 listed and NFPA 72 compliant.
11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Speaker: Bill Thomas
UL2196 Certified System for Fire Alarm Circuit Integrity & Emergency Systems
In Sept. 2012 all UL2196 certified wires and cables that required conduit for the raceway and prohibited the use of electrical conduits and conduit fittings with a zinc interior. The Radix DuraLife FPL cable is the first flexible silicon insulated cable to achieve the new UL2196 certification. The new UL2196 system has created a lot of confusion and questions in the fire alarm installation market.
12:30 – 1:00 pm
FireFlex Systems Inc.
Speaker: Mike Sawyer
New Viking TotalPac3 and Integrated Corrosion Inhibiting System
FireFlex Systems, world leader in advanced integrated fire protection systems, is pleased to present Viking TotalPac3 Sprinkler systems and FireFlex N2 Blast Corrosion Inhibiting Systems for dry and preaction applications. The Powerpoint presentation will highlight the features, benefits and advantages of these new FireFlex products, and outline their preferred applications.
1:15 – 1:45 pm
Speaker: Edwin Verver
Fire Suppression System from Space
Maintenance free nitrogen storage will revolutionize the fire suppression market in the future. First product to do so is the ExxFire 750 for small enclosures and server racks.