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CALL FOR PAPERS
2022

FireShowsWest (FSW) is a fire service conference and expo with a target audience in the 10 Western States.  FSW is in the process of accepting proposals for class sessions for its 2022 conference program.

Event Dates:  September 26-29, 2022

 

Submission Date Deadline:  February 28, 2022

Types of class submissions to be accepted:

Keynote Session
--All topics open for consideration
--60 min presentation

Suppression/Unified Command
  8 hour 4 hour sessions; 90 min sessions
--Strategy and Tactics
--Building Construction

Leadership Classes
--Leadership / Chief Officer

Hands-On Training (8 hour)
--All hands-on sessions must be self-contained and coordinated by the instructor.

Hazardous Materials Classes
--All topics open for consideration

Fire Prevention Classes
--All topics open for consideration

Wildland Classes
--All topics open for consideration

EMS Classes
  CAPCE Accredited courses
--Refresher courses - 16 and 8 hour
 

Health and Safety Guidelines

All class sessions will be set up to meet CDC & local health requirements for the safety of the instructors and participants.
 

Submission Document:
●  Course submissions are limited to one page of text and a second, optional page.
 

Instructor Background
●  Instructor Biography must accompany the submission.
●  If the course has multiple instructors, a biography for each instructor must accompany the submission.

Approximate Instructor(s) Cost
Please include the following as part of the submission:
--Approximate Travel Costs for all instructors
--Audio Visual needs
--Room set up required for the presentation
--Course materials / books that are required for the students
 

Speaker Reimbursements
FireShowsWest will reimburse instructors for airfare, mileage, parking, and a daily per diem.  Hotel accommodations will be provided during the dates of instruction.
 

Please note:  Honorariums are considered only for the keynote speaker.

Submission Reviews
●  All submissions will be reviewed and evaluated by the FireShowsWest Professional Development Educational Committee. 

Approvals/Notifications
●  Course selections will be recommended by the Educational Committee to the FireShowsWest Conference team by the end of February.   Final course selections will accepted/rejected the end of March by FireShowsWest show management. 

Send submissions to:
Pete Mulvihill, Program Chair
Email:  pete@fireshowswest.com
For questions:  1-775-848-2561  

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