request for proposals

Here's your opportunity to present at the NFPA Conference & Expo®

NFPA's Conference & Expo®, the premier event in fire, electrical, and life safety, will be traveling to Orlando, FL, in 2020. The call for proposals is now open!

Deadline is September 16, 2019

what we’re looking for

We’re looking for sessions that address a wide range of topics, but will focus primarily on the NFPA Fire & Life Safety Ecosystem, code compliance, building life cycle, preparedness and emergency response, active shooter and hostile events, emerging technologies, investments in safety and a skilled workforce, and data. We encourage you to submit proposals on any of these topics—especially those that touch on the following areas:


  • STEM — Increasing the pipeline of professionals into fire protection–related careers
  • Professional development — Ensuring that fire and life safety professionals have the knowledge and skills they need
  • Diversity — Promoting and enabling diversity in the workforce