Hello fellow MOKAN members! The W/GMiSFPE group will be presenting a virtual Ted Talk coffee round this Friday morning January 13th at 8:30 am.
This coffee round will be the first of 3 months focusing on a leadership series of TedTalks.
How Diversity Makes Teams More Innovative by Rocio Lorenzo
How Great Leaders Innovate Responsibly by Ken Chenault
Please remember everyone is welcome! See you there!
Make plans to join us for our January meeting and presentation by Mark Fessenden, Director of Industry Relations with JCI. Mark is a terrific presenter, and was instrumental in the re-write of NFPA 11 & 16, as well as the comprehensive update to the NFPA 25 requirements for foam systems. You won’t want to miss this one!
This months topic: Inspection, Testing & Maintenance for Foam Systems
Description: NFPA 11 and 16 have been combined as one comprehensive standards on Foam Systems. The Inspection, Testing & Maintenance requirements have been combined and have been added to the 2023 edition of NFPA 25. This presentation will discuss the reorganization, the new frequency for the various activities surrounding Foam System ITM and when those frequencies and activities differ for specific use systems like those designed to NFPA 409.
Please make plans to join us for our November virtual meeting with a presentation on Clean Agent/Inert Gas Fire Suppression by Paul Swan with JCI.
Paul is a National Business Development Manager with Johnson Controls, Global Fire Suppression Products. Paul has 18 years of experience in the fire protection industry including in both contracting and manufacturing. He is responsible for the Tyco and Ansul Fire Suppression brand for the Central U.S. His area of expertise is in Special Hazards as well as experience in Water-Based Fire Protection. Paul holds a bachelor’s degree in business management from Louisiana State University and has maintained NECIT certifications in both Special Hazards and Water- Based Fire Protection.
Hope to see everyone there!
Please join us for our February Webinar! Florian Buchner, with Wagner will be presenting on Low-Oxygen Technology for the fire prevention in Cold Warehouses on February 3rd at noon.
This webinar is included in our MOKAN SFPE membership. Meeting invites will automatically be sent to our members.
If you would like to attend but are not a member, please sign up for the webinar here.
For any additional questions please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We hope to see you there!
May Webinar: Recommended Minimum Technical Core Competencies for the Practice of Fire Protection Engineering
Reminder that this Thursday, May 6th from noon-1pm CST Ben Brooks Director of Fire Protection Services at Ross & Baruzzini, will be discussing the Recommended Minimum Technical Core Competencies for the Practice of Fire Protection Engineering.
Click HERE to sign up for the May meeting.
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