what we do in san antonio

makes a difference in every corner of the world.

Come see what’s next for us at Conference & Expo San Antonio


From the increasing frequency of natural disasters to the growing ubiquity of energy storage systems, it’s clear the world is changing more rapidly than ever before. And so is the need for safety.

The NFPA Conference & Expo® is the essential event for fire, electrical, and life safety professionals. It’s an opportunity to learn more about the latest challenges around the world and the cutting-edge solutions to deal with them. Hear from dozens of world-class speakers, visit with hundreds of exhibitors, share expertise with others, and connect with a global network of colleagues all under one roof.

2019 Schedule at a glance


Education Sessions

Expo Plus Sessions

General Session


NFPA Technical Meeting

June 16

1–5 p.m.

June 17

7 a.m.–6 p.m.

8 a.m.–12 p.m.

1:30–3 p.m.

3–6 p.m.

June 18

7 a.m.–5 p.m.

8 a.m.–6 p.m.

10–11 a.m.
2:30-3:30 p.m.

11 a.m.–3 p.m.

June 19

7 a.m.–4 p.m.

8 a.m.–5 p.m.

10–11 a.m.
2:30-3:30 p.m.

11 a.m.–3 p.m.

June 20

7 a.m.–CLOSE


General Session

This year's General Session, through keynotes and a panel discussion, will take you on a journey through the Fire & Life Safety Ecosystem, illustrating how it lays out the framework to reduce loss from today's challenges.

Call for proposals

NFPA's Conference & Expo® will be traveling to Orlando, FL, in 2020. The call for proposals is now open! Deadline is September 16.

Download our Event App

Enhance your Conference & Expo experience with the mobile app. Build a personalized schedule, learn about speakers and sessions, locate exhibitors and talks, network with fellow attendees, and much more.