NFPA Journal - January/February 2013 - (Page 57)

SPECIAL SUPPLEMENT 2013 NFPA CONFERENCE + EXPO NFPA2013 Chicago View Scores of education sessions and seminars, hundreds of displays of industry products and services, and countless opportunities for professional networking: It’s the 2013 NFPA Conference and Expo, and it’s headed back to the shores of beautiful Lake Michigan. BY KAITLyN GrEENE This year’s mosT imporTanT evenT for the fire, life safety, and electrical industries will be held at the mcCormick place Convention Center in Chicago, illinois, June 10–13. Join nFpa experts and thousands of industry professionals as they gather for the 2013 nFpa Conference and expo®, widely regarded as the most comprehensive event in the industry. The event combines an unrivaled educational conference with an exhibition featuring more than 300 participating companies. it’s an ideal opportunity to rub elbows with industry innovators, bend the ears of our expert instructors, and meet others who are working through the same issues and challenges as you are. The Conference The conference includes an impressive list of industry experts and new sessions focusing on changes to 2013edition codes, including nFpa 13, Installation of Sprinkler Systems; nFpa 72®, National Fire Alarm and Signaling Code; nFpa 20, Installation of Stationary Pumps for Fire Protection; and others. The education sessions are a valuable resource for new information that you can’t get anywhere else. and by attending the sessions, you earn continuing education units to augment your professional development training certifications. presentations include many case studies, View of Millenium Park from inside the Modern Wing of the Art Institute of Chicago. Photograph: Corbis JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2013 NFPA JOURNAL 57

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of NFPA Journal - January/February 2013

NFPA Journal - January/february 2013
First Word
In a Flash
Heads Up
Structural Ops
In Compliance
Electrical Safety
Wildfire Watch
Rebuilding a Hospital
Prepping for the Worst
Chicago View: A Preview of the 2013 NFPA Conference & Expo
Long Time Coming
Section Spotlight
What’s Hot
Looking Back

NFPA Journal - January/February 2013