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FCIA Firestop Industry Conference & Trade Show 2010

Scottsdale, AZ

November 9-12, 2010


This year's Firestop Industry Conference & Trade Show will be held at the Westin Kierland.  Attendees can take advantage of the Special FCIA Rate of $169/night, plus taxes. 


*Want to play more golf?  Request the Special FCIA Golf Rate pre/post-conference, $125 Nov. 6-13, 2010.  Tee times can be made 60 days in advance directly with the pro shop: +1 480-624-1600.


Tuesday, November 9, 2010

10:00am Conference Registration
10:30am - 12:30pm

FCIA Management System Manual Development Education

*Free to FCIA Members, Non-Members $350 Extra Fee

12:30pm - 1:00pm Lunch Break
1:00pm - 2:30pm FM & UL/ULC Firestop Exam Education for becoming a DRI
2:30pm - 3:00pm Break
3:00pm - 6:30pm FM & UL/ULC Firestop Exam
6:00pm - 6:30pm FCIA NEW Members, Meet the Board
6:30pm - 7:30pm FCIA Members Welcome Reception


Wednesday, November 10, 2010

7:30am - 4:00pm Conference Registration Open
7:30am - 9:00am Tabletops Open
9:00am - 10:00am

FM 4991 Update - Jeff Gould

UL & ULC Qualified Firestop Contractor Program Update

UL Management Systems Program Personnel

10:00am - 10:30am Break
10:30am - 11:30am FCIA 2010 Report / President Summary
11:30am - 12:00pm Break
12:00pm - 6:00pm

FCIA Ray Usher Memorial Golf Outing

Shotgun Start - 12:30pm

6:45pm - 7:30pm FCIA Welcome Reception & Golf Awards


Thursday, November 11, 2010

7:30am - 9:00am FCIA Continental Breakfast
7:30am - 9:00am Tabletops Open
9:00am - 9:30am FCIA Board Candidate Presentation
9:30am - 9:50am International Firestop Council Update
9:50am - 10:15am Break
10:15am - 11:30am

FCIA ICC Code Hearing Update & 2015 Strategy Session

Bill Koffel, PE, FSPE - Koffel Associates

11:30am - 11:45am Break
11:45am - 12:15pm Exhibitor Presentations Tabletops
12:15pm - 1:30pm Luncheon
1:30pm - 4:30pm SPECIAL FCIA Effective Compartmentation & Structural Protection Barriers & Fireproofing, Doors, Dampers
1:30pm - 2:45pm

ICC Chapter 7 Series, Part II - Fire Resistance Rated Assemblies

Fire Resistive & Smoke Resistant Barriers, Fireproofing Introduction

2:45pm - 3:00pm Break
3:00pm - 3:50pm Fire Damper Systems - Fire Damper - Cleaning, Testing
3:50pm - 4:00pm Break
4:00pm - 4:50pm

Fire Door Inspection - Firestop Contractors & Fire Doors

Door & Hardware Institute, FDAI Program

6:00pm - 7:00pm FCIA Annual Awards Reception
7:00pm - 10:00pm

FCIA Annual Awards Dinner

Frida, November 12, 2010

7:30am - 8:30am FCIA Continental Breakfast
8:30am - 9:00am FCIA Sponsored Insurance Program - The Phoenix Group
9:00am - 10:15am

FCIA Healthcare Session - Infection Control, Part II

10:15am - 10:30am Break
10:30am - 11:30am FCIA Healthcare Program - Barrier Management Systems
11:30am Conference Wrap-Up

FCIA Firestop Industry Conference & Trade Show Ends

* Casual dress for the sessions - Sport Jacket Recommended for the Awards Dinner and Reception

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