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BRE Fire Research Conference 2018


18 September 2018
BRE Watford
Online price £150.00 per person , plus VAT.

The Fourth Annual BRE Fire Research Conference

 

Details :

The Fourth Fire Research Conference will be held on the 18th September 2018. Reflecting BRE’s standing in the field of fire behaviour research and fire performance testing, the programme will reveal the diversity and influence of BRE’s research activities, working with government and major stakeholders on pressing areas for investigation and improvement in fire protection and fire risk management.

Our fire experts carry out a wide range of research projects that are of great value to the industry.  The Fire Research Conference will disseminate this vital information and give delegates the opportunity to meet and network with like-minded professionals from across fire-related communities.

Event programme

09:30  

Registration & Refreshments 

 

10:00 Welcome & Introduction

Dr Debbie Smith OBE

Managing Director, BRE Global

10:15

Keynote - International Standards and their relevance to the Modern Built Environment

 

Prof Patrick Van Hees

Chair of ISO TC92 Fire Safety

11:00 New Guidance for the Spill Plume in Smoke Control Design

Roger Harrison

Technical Director, Fire Safety, BRE Global

11:25

Networking Break


11:50 Fire Statistics – an overview

Jeremy Fraser-Mitchell

Senior Consultant, Fire Safety, BRE Global

12:15 Security Assessment of Buildings

Gavin Jones

Product Development Manager, Sabre, BRE Global

12:40

Networking Lunch & Innovation Park tours


13:45 Fire Performance of Tunnel Linings

Tom Lennon

Principal Consultant, Fire Safety, BRE Global

14:10 Using the multi-sensor research findings to reduce false alarms

Raman Chagger

Principal Consultant, Fire Safety, BRE Global

14:35

Networking Break


15:00

The Behaviour of External Thermal Insulated Composite Systems

Octavian Lalu

Scientist, Fire Safety, BRE Global

15:25 Urgent Research on Cladding Fires

Angus Law

Lecturer, University of Edinburgh

16:00

Event Close

 

Intended audience

Insurance, manufacturing, housing, transport, government, academic, emergency and other sectors

For more information:
Conferences
conferences@bre.co.uk
0333 321 88 11

Online price £150.00 per person , plus VAT.