Prior
Meetings

 Date  Topic & Handout (handouts available when hyperlink is provided on the title)  Presenters
Sept. 2020 Remote Inspections

Terry Victor, JCI
Karl Fippinger, ICC
Amin Tohmaz, COSA
Vicky Pridgen, COA

Aug. 2020Combustible Dust SafetyMarc T. Hodapp, Consultant
June 2020Licensing and Certification of Fire Sprinkler Contractors in Texas

Chip Hollis, NICET
Ernest McCloud, TX SFMO
Holly Garvey, NFSA

May 2020Fire Safety in the Use of Spray Polyurethane Foam (SPF)Mac Sheldon

January
2020

Design and Drawing Preparation Responsibilities for Engineers vs. Contractors and TechniciansKevin Hall, NFSA 
Paul Mitchell, TFAA
Michael Sims, TBPE
Kelley Stalder, TX SFMO

Nov. 2019

Fire Hazards of Energy Storage SystemsHoward Hopper, UL

Sept. 2019

Fire & Smoke Separations and Opening ProtectionJay Woodward, ICC
June 2019Video Imaging for Flame and Smoke DetectionRick Jeffress, Fike
Mar.2019 Solving Industry Challenges with Innovative Technologies - See a Need, Fill a Need Mark Fessenden, JCI
Jan. 2019 ITM Reporting - Technology, Benefits and Challenges Panel discussion
November
2018
In-Building Public Safety Radio Communication Systems Alan Perdue
  Safer Buildings Coalition

Sept. 2018

AHJ Roundtable Forum Multiple AHJs
May 2018

Tall Wood Buildings - Is this the Future?

Sam Francis, AWC
March
2018

"If you do not have enough fire inspector staff...this presentation is for you," AND

New tax law provides financial incentives for fire sprinkler retrofits - A new tool in the AHJ's and sprinkler contractor's toolbox

Chris Connealy, TX SFM and
Cindy Giedraitis, NFSA

Jan. 2018

Understanding Commissioning & Integrated System Testing - Primer on NFPA 3 and NFPA 4

Matt Klaus, NFPA
Nov. 2017 The Grenfell Tower Disaster: Could it Happen Here? Marc Janssens, SwRI
Sept. 2017

Ensuring Code Compliance of Fire Rated Duct Installations

Joseph Hauf
May
2017

High-piled Combustible Storage - Design & Inspection of Fire Protection Features

Elley Klausbruckner,   Klausbruckner Associates
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 72 Matt 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 Protection David Dodge
  McKeon Door Co.
May
2016
Introduction to UL's ProductSpec Database - Fire Resistive Assemblies and Design Substitutions Kelly 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 & Performance-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)

Multiple AHJs

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, UL
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, UL
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
Jan. 2014 Understanding and Applying NFPA 25 Jason Webb, NFSA

Prior meetings unavailable online