Agenda

Day One – Tuesday, April 25, 2017

  Session Location
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM Registration & Continental Breakfast
 
8:00 AM – 9:30 AM Opening Plenary
“Take your blinders off”
Mike Hess, Blind Institute of Technology
Summit
9:30 AM – 9:45 AM Break
9:45 AM – 10:45 AM Making Carbon Monoxide Safety the Law
Donald Johnson
What Color Was the Carpet or What Do You Mean There Was A Hanging Cow on That Call?
Robert Putfark
Leveraging Resources for Fire & Life Safety Efforts
Dave Brasells
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
Preparedness Campaigns– Leveraging Partners and Technology to Win in Prep
Spencer Pollack
What Does Defend in Place Mean to You?  Evacuation Strategies in State Licensed Health Facilities
Robert Sontag
12:00 PM to 1:30 PM Lunch, Exhibits & Silent Auction
1:30 PM to 2:30 PM Child Passenger Safety: Safe Transportation of Children in Ambulances
Jason Kotas
Why Do We Teach Fire Reaction Instead of Fire Prevention?
Bethany Brunsell
Getting Your Message Across with Video and Digital Media
Ed Comeau
Partnering with Communities of Color When You’re Not a Person of Color
Dwayne Smith & Darrell Clark
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
Restorative Justice Principles and Practice
Stacey MacGlashan & Stasia Hall
Brilliant Brainstorming 3.0: Pitfalls at Work
Deanna Harrington & Colleen Potton
Emerging Explosive Trends and Injuries: A Call for Multi-Agency Collaboration
Karla Klas
5:00 – 6:00 PM Yoga! ($15- in the ballroom)
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Day Two – Wednesday, April 26, 2017

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

 

*90 MIN

The Customized Toolbox – Vision 20/20’s Fire Safety Materials Generator
Meri-K Appy & Deanna Harrington
YFIRES – The National Youth Firesetting Data System
Karla Klas
Effective Communication Using Technology
Scot Davis
Motivational Interviewing
Amy Kuhn
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
Vision 20/20 Resources For You to Use Everyday
Ed Comeau
Child Passenger Safety: To Tether or Not to Tether
Sarah Tilton
Citizen Academy?  Yes or No.
Sherrie Leeka & Sabrina Iacovetta
10:45 AM to 11:00 AM Break
Noosa Yogurt and granola sampling table
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Vendor Showcase (prize drawing, raffle, etc.)
12:00 AM – 1:30 PM Lunch, Exhibits & Silent Auction
1:30 PM to 2:30 PM Child Passenger Safety: Fact or Fiction
Kim Hermann
Fire Safety Stations
Katie Morris & Carla Ahrenholtz
Teaching Hands-Only CPR and AED Use is a Good Bet for Fire Personnel
Peggy Harrell
UL Resources for Educators
Jon Roberts
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
Bringing your Fire Education Programs Out of The Dark Ages
Kathy Hook
Engaging With Your Schools: It’s Elementary
Dave Petruccelli
Ready and Willing
Robin Adair & Fran Santagata
3:45 PM to 4:00 PM Break
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM Child Passenger Safety: Lock It, Switch It, Hook It?
Sarah Tilton
Red Cross Home Fire Campaign
George Sullivan
Creating Life Safety Videos 101
Dave Brasells
Dealing With Difficult People and Keeping Things Calm
Susan Vance
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
8:00 AM – 11:00 AM

 

3-hr Workshops (15 min break included)

 
Scientific Method for Juveniles – A Program to reduce the number of fire set kids
Rick Freier
NFPA Updates
Jeff Donahue & Ray Bizal
Laugh, Learn, Live
Calvin Cook & Chris Jefferson
Just Drive: Take Action Against Distraction
Tracey HolmbergSleep Deprivation & Crash Risk
Wave Dreher
11:30 AM – 1:00 PM Lunch & Closing Plenary (?)