Come and see the FPA at BAFSA Fire Sprinkler exhibition 2016

26 October 2016

Visit the FPA's stand at BAFSA Fire Sprinkler Conference & Exhibition which will be held on 16 November at the fully sprinklered, sleek and modern 5 star St David’s Hotel & Spa Cardiff. The event is designed to demonstrate research and development capabilities to the trade with a series of practical demonstrations such as head and drop pipe testing

BAFSA’s biennial conference seeks to bring in-depth knowledge and experience, technical updates, standards and case studies regarding water-based automatic fire suppression to an audience of BAFSA members, local authorities, facilities managers, architects and fire safety engineers and the wider fire community.
Details of the event are as follows*:
0800 – Registration. FS 2016 Exhibition opens.
0900 – Welcome remarks
0905 - Sprinklers in dwellings. Legislation: Ann Jones, Deputy Presiding Officer, The Welsh Assembly
0930 - Bringing Safety Home – Saving lives with sprinklers: Jim Pauley, President & CE, NFPA
1000 – From competent to Professional: Neil Gibbins, CE, Institution of Fire Engineers
1030 - Coffee Break and another chance to visit FS 2016 Exhibition
1100 - The need for sprinklers in schools: Sarah Lyons, Principal Officer, National Union of Teachers
1130 – Clandon Park House Fire (April 2015) - Emergency response & insights gained: Bob Bantock, Heritage Fire Specialist, The National Trust
1200 – Progress with a European Residential Sprinkler System Standard: Alan Brinson, Executive Director, European Fire Sprinkler Network (EFSN)
1230  - Lunch and a chance to visit FS 2016 Exhibition
1330 - Monitoring of residential sprinkler pilot studies in Wales: Dr Corinne Williams, BRE Global
1400 - How do we know sprinklers work?: Dr Graham Spinardi, Senior Research Fellow, University of Edinburgh
1430 – Sprinklers … In Wales and at home: Des Tidbury, Chief Fire Adviser for Wales
1500 – Coffee break and a last chance to visit FS 2016 Exhibition
1530 - Research and the future: Tom Roche, Senior Consultant, International Standards, FM Global
1600 - Offshore fire suppression systems and the environmental impacts of salt water - tackling the issues facing the sprinkler industry: Simon Rooks, Operations Director Oil & Gas, Tyco FIS
BAFSA Member Day Delegate rate: £190
Non Member Day Delegate rate: £230
For more information visit the BAFSA website:
* Timetable correct at time of publishing. Please check the BAFSA website for the most up-to-date information
Come and see the FPA at BAFSA Fire Sprinkler exhibition 2016