February 26 and 27 - 2024


Hyatt Regency Hotel - Columbus, Ohio




This is our official "Call for Presentations and Speakers". We would like to invite you or someone you know to come and speak at our annual conference.


We are looking for 60-minute presentations. We have listed some ideas at the bottom of the page, however, we are open to ALL topics and suggestions related to our theme.
All presenters will receive a full conference registration package as a show of thanks for your participation. This is including the conference, all food and hospitality.


If you are presenting at the conference and representing a public college/university, not-for-profit educational institution, fire department, not-for-profit organization, or governmental agency you can request a hotel scholarship (from us) to cover one night's stay at the Hyatt Regency Columbus. 

If you are presenting at the conference and representing a private college/university, business, including consulting firms, you will be responsible for the cost of your hotel stay.


We do not allow commercialization of our presentations; however you are permitted to give a brief overview of the company you represent and the services/products they/you provide.


 Suggested Subjects and Presentation Topics

1. Fire Prevention and Code Enforcement to include enforcement during a pandemic / Covid-19  
2. Fire Protection Technology - Fire Alarms, Sprinkler System, Fire Extinguishers, and others
3. Campus Fire Safety and Life Safety Management for Campus Based Operations - Fire Prevention, Education, Training and Planning
4. Community Risk Reduction, Fire Inspection Practices and Principles, Public Education
5. Fire Doors, fire walls, etc...
6. Commercial cooking - hoods, suppression, etc...
7. Fire and Arson Investigation Fundamentals
8. Code Updates - NFPA 13, 25, 72, International Fire Code, and others
9. Fire Inspection & Code Enforcement - All aspects.. legal issues, techniques, etc...
10. Large Assembly Events and Large Assembly Operations
11. Coordinating, Managing, and Understanding Fire Prevention Programs
12. Marketing Fire Safety, Fire Prevention and Fire Drills
13. Mobile Food Truck(s) Fire Safety
14. Fire and Life Safety Public Education
15. Public Safety Emergency Responder Radio Coverage System
16. Fire Protection Systems how to effectively inspect, test and maintain your own equipment
17. Fire Safety in research facilities an/or chemical facilities
18. Mass Notification - Its more than just text messages and announcements....

19. Speciality Fire Safety Issues to include: Energy Storage Issues, Warehouse Fires, etc...

20. Firefighter Health, Safety and Wellness



 Submission Criteria -

To submit a 60-minute presentation proposal please click the blue "Submit Proposal Now" button and be prepared to submit the following information:


I. You will be asked to place your presentation into one of the following categories:


1. Fire Protection Technology and Fire Protection Code Standards [NFPA 10, 13, 25, 72, etc...] 
2. Community Risk Reduction [Fire/Building Codes, Inspection Fundamentals, Fire Prevention, Public Education] 
3. Legal Aspects and the Administration of Fire Prevention and Code Enforcement Programs
4. Fire/Arson Investigations
5. Firefighter, Health Safety & Wellness


II. You will be asked to submit the following information:


1. The program title (example: "Developing a Community Risk Reduction Program for your City or Town") This information must be typed into the system, or copied and pasted in.


2. A paragraph with the presentation description and overview (up to 200 words). If your program is selected, this paragraph will be used for marketing and promoting your presentation online and in print. Make it clever and interesting so people will want to attend your presentation. This information must be typed into the system, or copied and pasted in.


3. Number of times this presentation was given. (This is a drop-down box, please select the appropirate response).


4. You will be asked for three major learning objectives of this presentation.


5. You will be asked to upload your resume or CV in a PDF document


6. Lastly, this is optional, if you have any supporting material you would like to share with the selection committee, please upload one supporting document in PDF, MS Word, PowerPoint, or Excel format. 




All accepted powerpoint and presentation information will need to submitted to no later than January 15, 2024. 


For accreditation purposes, certain Fire Protection and Fire Code related PowerPoint and presentation information may be asked to be submitted by December 20, 2023. We will provide the presenter with enough time to respond appropriately.



Questons concerning the presentation submittal process or anything related, Please e-mail us at Admin@LifeSafetyForum.org or click the e-mail icon below.                                       



Campus Fire Safety Com LLC and The Fire Code Academy
Life Safety Forum Conference Team
81 Mill Street - Suite 300

Gahanna, Ohio  43230 
Office: 614-416-8077



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