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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



The Expo brings to life the products and services needed to meet and maintain compliance with prevailing codes and standards in the design, construction and operation of buildings and facilities of every kind.

Technical Meeting

The NFPA Technical Meeting is an opportunity for members to vote on changes to codes and standards, taking place on Thursday, June 20. See the annual 2019 documents that could be presented for action at the Technical Meeting.

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