Date  Topic & Handout  Presenters
March
2017

Navigating the Relationship of NFPA 30 and NFPA 13: Sprinklers for Flammable and Combustible Liquids

Robert Upson
NFSA
February
2017
Special Educational Symposium: Smoke Control, Prefabricated Fire Systems, Surge Protection and Project Closeout

Michael Ventola
Joseph Cervantes
Kristian White
rep. Space Age Elect.

January
2017
Updates to the 2016 Editions of NFPA 13 and NFPA 72Matt Klaus, NFPA
Richard Roux, NFPA
November
2016
Firestop Selection, Installation and Inspection

Juan Flores, Intertek
Drew Zoromsky, Hilti

September
2016
IBC/IFC Compartmentation Requirements – Designing and Enforcing Fire and Smoke Separations and Opening ProtectionDavid Dodge
McKeon Door Co.
May
2016
Introduction to UL's ProductSpec Database - Fire Resistive Assemblies and Design SubstitutionsKelly Nicolello, UL
March 2016
Assessing, Minimizing and Allocating Firesafety Liability Risks in the Modern Era Patrick Gaas
Coats-Rose Law Firm
January 2016
Fire Safety in Tall Buildings & Peformance-based Design Solutions (plus Fire Protection Engineering P.E. exam question writing session)
Chris Jenewicz, SFPE
November 2015
Regulating Laboratories - A Challenge for Designers and Enforcers Joshua Lambert
UT Austin

William Burrus, AON
September 2015
Presentation on Performance Design at Nuclear Facilities, and Tour/ Multi-story Fire Test Apparatus Demonstration at Southwest Research Institute
Mark Janssens, SwRI
May
2015
Authority Having Jurisdiction Panel Discussion on Code Adoptions & Licensing -
Process, Policies & Implementation
(no handout)

Christopher Monestier
San Antonio Fire Dept.

Amin Tohmaz
San Antonio Dev. Svcs.

Ralph Castillo
Austin Fire Dept.

Carl D. Wren
Austin Planning and Dev.

Hershel Lee
Travis County Fire Marshal

Ernest McCloud
State Fire Marshal’s Office

March
2015
Fire Protection and Life Safety Requirements for Elevator Systems Andre Garabedian
Garabedian Associates
January
2015
The Best Seminar on Fire Alarm Systems and UL Certification Art Black,
Carmel Fire Protection

Tom Presnak
Underwriters Laboratories
November 2014 Nitrogen Inerting to Control Corrosion in Fire Sprinkler Systems - Theory & Practice Lucas Kirn
Engineered Corrosion Solutions
September 2014 Significant Changes to the 2015 International Building and Fire Codes Kevin Scott
KH Scott & Associates
May
2014
Leading Edge Fire-Protection Research at UL Kerry Bell
Underwriters Laboratories
March
2014
Fire Modeling for Smoke Control Design - Roles of the AEC Team Members in Smoke Control Design Tom Izbicki
Jensen Hughes

Gilead R. Ziemba
Fire Prot. Consulting Group
January
2014
Understanding and Applying NFPA 25 Jason Webb
Nat. Fire Sprinkler Assn.

Prior meetings unavailable online