The New England Fire/Rescue/EMS 2017 show and expo will be held at Foxwoods Hotel and Casino in CT on June 21-24. Please come join us and book early as we expect to sell out of rooms and booth space!
There is a full schedule starting with golf on Wednesday at River Ridge Golf Course in Griswold, CT. The New England Association of Fire Chief’s Annual meeting will follow later in the afternoon.
There will be a full day of education on Thursday with three different programs. Thursday afternoon we will recognize those who are no longer with us in body with the Firefighter’s Memorial mass complete with bag pipers. The Presidential Banquet and Celebration will be held at the same location after the memorial service Thursday evening; this year we have Pierce Ave for entertainment.
On Friday, our Key Note Speaker is Boston Fire Commissioner Joseph Finn providing Lessons Learned at the Back-Bay fire. Educational opportunities will continue after that with breakout sessions in the morning and afternoon. The Partners Event will be a trip on the Essex Steam Train & Riverboat complete with a 3-course lunch. Once again, Shipman’s as our Cooperate Sponsor will close the evening by hosting a free dinner and cocktail party with live music on the Celebrity level in Fox Tower.
Friday and Saturday the Expo will be in full swing with over 108 exhibits including fire apparatus inside and outside. The new hours are; Friday 09:00-17:30, and Saturday 09:00-15:00.
Register online at www.newenglandfirechiefs.org.