Make Plans to Join us at Fire Leadership Challenge.

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Fire Leadership Challenge 2017 will be held in Keystone, CO – October 10 – 13.  Colorado State Fire Chiefs is excited to partner with the Division of Fire Prevention and Control, and the Colorado Professional Fire Fighters to deliver the largest fire service conference in the Rocky Mountain region.

Firefighters and Officers will leave more knowledgeable, education and informed but most importantly thinking hard about their role, their size up responsibilities before, on arrival and while operating at fire and rescue operations.

 

 

 

WHY ATTEND:  EXHIBITS, EDUCATION and NETWORKING EVENTS

EXHIBITS
Fire service vendors will fill the main ballroom and lobby areas displaying the latest in technology, equipment and resources.  Check out the latest vendors here.

EDUCATION:
Fire Leadership Challenge announces the 2017 education programming.  5 Keynotes and 24 Workshops focusing on 4 tracks:  Operations, Emerging Topics, Leadership and Administration plus the IAFC Officer Development Programming offering COLS II and CHIEFS I certification.

 

Opening General Session:  American Firefighting 2017
Speaker:  Bobby Halton, Editor, Fire Engineering Magazine

Join us as we kick-off Fire Leadership Challenge 2017 as we discuss the major issues and opportunities involving the American Firefighter, the role and duty of the firefighter, technology evolution, development of character, skill and education needed to be successful.

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Closing General Session:  Surviving the Fireground in 2018
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NETWORKING EVENTS

Exhibitor Reception – Wednesday, October 11
4:30pm – 6:00pm

Red, White and Blue will again host this popular gathering of attendees and exhibitors.  Join the fun with the raffle items and finalize your bid on your favorite Silent Auction item sponsored by the Colorado Risk Reduction Network (CRRN) formerly Fire and Life Safety Educators of Colorado.

Bluejeans, Bluegrass and Beer – Thursday, October 12
4:30pm – 6:00pm

Join your peers as we sit back and listen to Follow the Fox and grab a beer after 3 great days of education and exhibits.  Follow the Fox is centered around the captivating songwriting and passionate performances of these two Denver artists.  Come enjoy them in person at the conclusion of the Fire on the Mountains, Fire in the Towns keynote.

Silent Auction 

With over 50 unique items to bid on from sporting tickets to Colorado decor and travel, there is something for everyone.  All proceeds will benefit the Colorado Risk Reduction Network formerly the Fire and Life Safety Educators of Colorado.  Stay tuned for more information on the app to download and start the bidding process – Be sure to share with friends and family also.  If you are interested in donating a Silent Auction item, please contact Sherrie Leeka at sleeka@cityofwestminster.us.

 

 

Thank you to our Sustaining Partners for their ongoing support of Fire Leadership Challenge.

PLATINUM PARTNERS


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GOLD PARTNERS


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SILVER PARTNERS

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CONTRIBUTING PARTNERS

 

 

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