“Fire safety in a continually changing world”

Morning (Click to view PDF)     

0730–0900
REGISTRATION DESK OPEN

0830
FSI 2018 EXHIBITION OPENS

0900 – 0915
WELCOMING REMARKS

0915 – 1030
KEY NOTE SPEAKERS

  • Recent Research Learning
  • Exterior Fire Protection for High-Rise Buildings  

1030 – 1100
BREAK AND AN OPPORTUNITY TO VISIT THE FSI 2018 EXHIBITION

1100 – 1230
SESSION 1 – PLENARY

  • The History is our Future
  • Suitable Protection Measures in Nursing Homes
  • Property Fire Assessment and Fixed Fire Protection – An Insurer’s Perspective

1230–1345
LUNCH AND AN OPPORTUNITY TO VISIT THE FSI 2018 EXHIBITION

Afternoon (Click to view PDF) 

1345– 1515
SESSION 2 – WORKSHOPS

APPLICATIONS  

  1. Retrofit of a large site – a client view
  2. Sprinkler protection as part of a fire engineering strategy for a heritage building 
  3. Records Management industry: sprinkler protection challenges in records storage

WATER MIST   

  1. Towards performance-based dimensioning of water mist sprinkler systems 
  2. Compensation for missing fire partitions in buildings with high pressure water mist
  3. Testing of residential sprinklers and water mist nozzles in residential area fire scenarios

CARE HOMES  

  1. Fire safety in homes for the elderly: research into the efficiency of alternative fire safety measures in new care concepts
  2. Fire safety in homes for the elderly: sprinklers as a better solution
  3. TBA

1545 – 1715
SESSION 3 – WORKSHOPS

PERFORMANCE BASED DESIGN I  

  1. History and development of sprinkler trade-offs in USA, influenced by fire engineering
  2. A cost benefit tool to analyse sprinklers as an option in the design of buildings
  3. Sprinkler protection for evacuation safety

FOAM SYSTEMS  

  1. Compressed air foam systems for protection of loading/unloading platforms
  2. Foam sprinklers – things that matter
  3. Quality assurance of unfluorinated foam agents in sprinkler systems and the influence of sprinkler design on extinguishing performance

BIM & SEISMIC PROTECTION

  1. Are you ready for the software revolution? BIM and VR in fire protection design
  2. Handbook for the design and installation of seismic protection for fire sprinkler systems
  3. Automatic seismic design of fire sprinkler piping systems using Building Information Modelling

1900 – 2200
RECEPTION & NETWORKING EVENT – Radisson Waterfront Hotel

Morning (Click to view PDF)     

0830
FSI 2018 EXHIBITION OPENS

0900
ANNOUNCEMENTS

0900 – 1030
SESSION 4 – PLENARY

  • Owner’s experience of 25-year sprinkler inspections of European shopping centres
  • Development of NS 3912 on exterior fire protection, combining active and passive systems                                                                                                  
  • 10-year study on the reliability of Swedish sprinkler systems

1100 – 1230
SESSION 5 – WORKSHOPS

QUALITY ASSURANCE  

  1. Efficiency and effectiveness of sprinkler systems in the United Kingdom: an analysis from fire service data
  2. Automatic sprinklers: a comprehensive approach to performance and reliability
  3. Review of the Swedish requirements for designers, installers and inspectors

STANDARDS  

  1. NFPA updates
  2. Revision of EN 12845
  3. EN 16925 – New European residential sprinkler systems

CULTURAL HERITAGE  

  1. Owner led research on water-based systems for the protection of wooden churches and historical buildings
  2. Vacuum sprinkler systems for the protection of cultural heritage
  3. Exposure protection in Eksjö’s 19th century wooden building city centre

Afternoon (Click to view PDF)     

1345–1515
SESSION 6 – WORKSHOPS

PERFORMANCE BASED DESIGN II  

  1. The impact of automatic sprinklers on building design
  2. A new, innovative and verified FFFS for road tunnels
  3. More competitive systems with extended coverage sprinklers

CORROSION PROTECTION  

  1. Corrosion in fire sprinkler systems
  2. Systematic study of corrosion behaviour of HF welded tubes
  3. The practical and commercial benefits of using CPVC fire protection systems in retrofit projects

HIGH-RISE BUILDINGS  

  1. High-rise buildings, trade-offs and verification of the fire safety performance of sprinklers in building design
  2. Protection of wooden buildings, high-rise buildings and of vulnerable people
  3. Sprinkler protection of high-rise buildings: challenges and technical solutions

1515 – 1545
BREAK AND A FINAL OPPORTUNITY TO VISIT THE FSI 2018 EXHIBITION

1545 – 1715
SESSION 7 – PLENARY

  • Corrosion prevention in sprinkler systems
  • BIM, fire safety and impacts for fire protection systems
  • Closing remarks

1930
OPTIONAL GALA DINNER – Reception and Dinner at City Hall, Stockholm