Agenda

Day One – Tuesday, April 25, 2017

  Session Location
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM Registration & Continental Breakfast  Summit Ballroom
 
8:00 AM – 9:30 AM Welcome and Opening
Chief Don Taylor Black Hawk Fire
Sunny Smaldino Colorado Springs FireOpening Plenary
“Take your blinders off”
Mike Hess, Blind Institute of Technology
Summit Ballroom
9:30 AM – 9:45 AM Break
9:45 AM – 10:45 AM Making Carbon Monoxide Safety the Law
Donald Johnson
 Cliffside A
What Color Was the Carpet or What Do You Mean There Was A Hanging Cow on That Call?
Robert Putfark
 Cliffside B
Leveraging Resources for Fire & Life Safety Efforts
Dave Brasells
 Peaks A
10:45 AM to 11:00 AM Break
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Child Passenger Safety: Intro to FMVSS 213 Certification Testing – Meet the Crash Test Dummies!
Sarah Tilton
 Cliffside A
Preparedness Campaigns– Leveraging Partners and Technology to Win in Prep
Spencer Pollack
 Cliffside B
What Does Defend in Place Mean to You?  Evacuation Strategies in State Licensed Health Facilities
Robert Sontag
 Peaks A
National Fire Sprinkler Association 
Eric Gleason
 Peaks B
12:00 PM to 1:30 PM Lunch with Awards and Recognition
Exhibits & Silent Auction
 Summit Ballroom
1:30 PM to 2:30 PM Child Passenger Safety: Safe Transportation of Children in Ambulances
Jason Kotas
 Cliffside A
Why Do We Teach Fire Reaction Instead of Fire Prevention?
Bethany Brunsell
 Cliffside B
Getting Your Message Across with Video and Digital Media
Ed Comeau
 Peaks A
Partnering with Communities of Color When You’re Not a Person of Color
Dwayne Smith & Darrell Clark
 Peaks B
2:30 PM to 2:45 PM Break
2:45 PM to 4:15 PM

 

*90 MIN

Fire Science and Our Messages – Are We Keeping Up?
Monica Colby
 Cliffside A
Restorative Justice Principles and Practice
Stacey MacGlashan & Stasia Hall
 Cliffside B
Brilliant Brainstorming 3.0: Pitfalls at Work
Deanna Harrington & Colleen Potton
 Peaks A
Emerging Explosive Trends and Injuries: A Call for Multi-Agency Collaboration
Karla Klas
 Peaks B
 4:15-5:15                      Live Fire Sprinkler Demo
(supported by Black Hawk Fire & NFSA) – From the main entrance, Cross Richman St, Turn left, Walk up hill (north west), Past bus turn around, Look for big black trailer.
5:30 – 6:30 PM Yoga! ($15- in the ballroom)
To register/pay in advance click HERE
 Summit Ballroom

Day Two – Wednesday, April 26, 2017

  Session Location
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM Registration & Continental Breakfast  Summit Ballroom
8:00 AM – 9:30 AM

 

*90 MIN

The Customized Toolbox – Vision 20/20’s Fire Safety Materials Generator
Meri-K Appy & Deanna Harrington
 Cliffiside A
YFIRES – The National Youth Firesetting Data System
Karla Klas
 Cliffside B
Effective Communication Using Technology
Scot Davis
 Peaks A
Motivational Interviewing
Amy Kuhn
 Peaks B
9:30 AM to 9:45 AM Break
9:45 AM to 10:45 AM Mental Health and Firesetting:  Crying for Help and Crying Wolf
Brad Jackson, PhD & Diane Reichmuth, PsyD
 Cliffside A
Vision 20/20 Resources For You to Use Everyday
Ed Comeau
 Cliffside B
Child Passenger Safety: To Tether or Not to Tether
Sarah Tilton
 Peaks A
Citizen Academy?  Yes or No.
Sherrie Leeka & Sabrina Iacovetta
 Peaks B
10:45 AM to 11:00 AM Break
Noosa Yogurt & granola sampling table
 Outside of Classrooms
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Vendor Showcase (prize drawing, raffle, etc.)  Outside of Classrooms
12:00 AM – 1:30 PM Lunch, Exhibits & Silent Auction  Summit Ballroom
1:30 PM to 2:30 PM Child Passenger Safety: Fact or Fiction
Kim Hermann
 Cliffside A
Fire Safety Stations
Katie Morris & Carla Ahrenholtz
 Cliffside B
Teaching Hands-Only CPR and AED Use is a Good Bet for Fire Personnel
Peggy Harrell
 Peak A
UL Resources for Educators
Jon Roberts
 Peak B
2:30 PM to 2:45 PM Break
2:45 PM to 3:45 PM Our Best Safe Kids Hacks
Susan Goldenstein, Colleen Potton, Sabrina Iacovetta & Tracey Holmberg
 Cliffside A
Bringing your Fire Education Programs Out of The Dark Ages
Kathy Hook
 Cliffside B
Engaging With Your Schools: It’s Elementary
David Petruccelli
 Peak A
Ready and Willing
Robin Adair & Fran Santagata
 Peak B
3:45 PM to 4:00 PM Break
Silent Auction Bidding Closes
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM Child Passenger Safety: Lock It, Switch It, Hook It?
Sarah Tilton
 Cliffside A
Red Cross Home Fire Campaign
George Sullivan
 Cliffside B
Creating Life Safety Videos 101
Dave Brasells
 Peak A
Dealing With Difficult People and Keeping Things Calm
Susan Vance
 Peak B

Silent Auction Items available for pickup between 5:00-6:00 PM or Thursday morning

7:00 to 8:30 PM Trivia Night!
This is a FREE event full of fun networking!

Day Three – Thursday, April 27, 2017

  Session Location
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM Registration & Continental Breakfast  Summit Ballroom
8:00 AM – 11:00 AM

 

3-hr Workshops (15 min break included)

NFPA Updates
Jeff Donahue & Ray Bizal
 Peak A
Laugh, Learn, Live
Calvin Cook & Chris Jefferson
 Peak B
Just Drive: Take Action Against Distraction
Tracey Holmberg
Sleep Deprivation & Crash Risk
Wave Dreher
 Cliffside A
11:30 AM – 1:00 PM Lunch & Closing Plenary
Todd Hennessy South Metro Fire
Sunny Smaldino Colorado Springs Fire
 Summit Ballroom
 Stay until the end for a special announcement!