Tall Building Fire Safety Conference

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Delegates to be seated
09:45 - 09:55
session
Official Opening
10:00 - 10:05
session
Head of Technical Services
Shard Quarter (REM)
Churchill Fellowship Study into Evacuation from Tall Buildings
10:10 - 10:45
Keynote
Fire Officer
Queensland Fire and Emergency Services
Head of Technical Services
Shard Quarter (REM)
What can go wrong with Smoke Control Installations
10:50 - 11:15
session
Technical Director
Colt UK
Head of Technical Services
Shard Quarter (REM)
Single point of failure and inter-relationship between stair pressurisation system and evacuation strategy for tall buildings
11:20 - 11:45
session
Fire Engineering Manager
BCA Logic Pty Ltd
Head of Technical Services
Shard Quarter (REM)
Case study of lift/elevator evacuation strategy
11:50 - 12:15
session
Head of UK Fire Engineering
WSP
Head of Technical Services
Shard Quarter (REM)
A discussion of the latest findings from FPA Research following the Grenfell Tower Fire
12:20 - 12:45
session
Technical Director
Fire Protection Association
Head of Technical Services
Shard Quarter (REM)

The suitability of the current BS8414 test in testing external cladding, The concept of a perfect build versus the standard fitted build, Improvements in fire load of materials to aid real life scenario.

Panel Discussion
12:50 - 12:55
session
Head of Technical Services
Shard Quarter (REM)
Lunch - sponsored by Gerda
13:00 - 13:50
session

Sponsored by:

Fire Testing of Tall Building Façade Systems
14:00 - 14:35
session
Station Manager
Greater Manchester Fire & Rescue Service
Head of Technical Services
Shard Quarter (REM)
Fire Performance of Insulated Panel & Rainscreen Façade Systems
14:40 - 15:05
session
Head of Fire Engineering Services
Kingspan
Head of Technical Services
Shard Quarter (REM)
Can technology help to detect and extinguish fires in high rise buildings?
15:10 - 15:35
session
CEO
Fire Industry Association
Head of Technical Services
Shard Quarter (REM)
Exterior Fire Protection for High-Rise Buildings
15:40 - 16:05
session
Senior Manager of Innovation and New Ventures
Johnson Controls Global Fire Suppression Products
Head of Technical Services
Shard Quarter (REM)
Smoke Control
16:10 - 16:35
session
Panel Discussion
16:40 - 16:55
session
Head of Technical Services
Shard Quarter (REM)
Conference Day 1 closes
17:00 - 17:00
session