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February 2019

February Monthly Meeting – Large Scale Testing of Energy Storage Systems

February 19, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Underwriters Laboratories, 333 Pfingsten Rd
Northbrook, IL 60062 United States
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Adam Barowy and Sean DeCrane UL LLC Presenting on "Large Scale Testing of Energy Storage Systems: Fire Protection and Response Considerations" Adam Barowy is a Research Engineer with over 10 years experience in large scale fire testing in the laboratory and in the field. Sean DeCrane is a UL fire protection industry liaison and retired Battalion Chief at Cleveland Fire Department. This presentation will provide a working understanding of UL 9540A, Test Method for Evaluating Thermal Runaway Fire Propagation in…

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April 2019

Wisconsin & Chicago Chapters April Joint Meeting

April 15, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Brat Stop, 12304 75th St.
Kenosha, WI 53142 United States
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Guide to Human Behavior in Fire: Speaker is Dan O’Conner – Jensen Hughes Presentation Abstract: An overview of the 2nd Edition of the Guide to Human Behavior in Fire will be presented. The goal of this expanded 2nd Edition of the Guide is to provide a common introduction to this field for the broad fire safety community: fire protection engineers, design professionals, and code authorities. The presentation will review changes from the First Edition of the SFPE human Behavior Guide…

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May 2019

Annual Corn Beef and Cabbage Dinner

May 16, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tinley Park VFW Post 2791, 17147 Oak Park Ave.
Tinley Park, IL 60477 United States
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CHICAGO CHAPTER SFPE Announces the Annual Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner SAME Location as Last Year & SAME Great Food! When: Thursday, May 16, 2019 Time: 5 PM - 9 PM (Dinner at 6 PM) Location: Tinley Park VFW Post 2791 17147 Oak Park Ave., Tinley Park, IL 60477 Dinner Tickets: $55 ** $60 after May 9th ** $40 for all Fire Service Personnel Payment in full is required to hold all reservations. Please note we are limited to 125…

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August 2019

Annual Golf Outing

August 21, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Ruffled Feathers Golf Course, 1 Pete Dye Drive
Lemont, IL 60439 United States
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Save the Date. More information coming soon.

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November 2019

Educational Seminar

November 13, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 3:15 pm
Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates, 330 Pfingsten Rd
Northbrook, IL 60062 United States
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$100.00

Educational Seminar November 13, 2019 Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates, Inc. 330 Pfinsten Rd. Northbrook, IL 60062 1 Full Day, Four 60-minute technical presentations and a tour of WJE. Get up to 5 PDHs! Hope to see everyone there! Seminar Cost: $100 for member registration $125 for non-members 8:00 am - 8:30 am Arrival and Sign-In 8:30 am - 9:30 am “Pathway Survivability, Cyber Security” Denise Pappas, Keltron 9:30 am – 9:45 am Break 9:45 am – 10:45 am “Encapsulation Technology” Mike Greiner,…

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December 2019

Annual Holiday Party

December 9, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Petterino’s Banquet Hall, 150 N Dearborn St
Chicago, IL 60601 United States
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The Holiday Party for the Chicago Chapter will be Monday, December 9th at the Petterino's Restaurant. Address: Petterino's Restaurant, 150 N. Dearborn, Chicago, IL 60601 Time: 12 pm to 2:30 pm Pre-Registration Required! Active members $40.00 Any Non-Member $45.00 Member Guest - another member $45.00 Non-Member Guest (another non-member)$45.00 Student or Fire Fighter in Uniform $35.00 We look forward to seeing you at the Holiday Party! ~SFPE Chicago

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January 2020

January Monthly Meeting

January 23 @ 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Haymarket Brewery, 737 West Randolph Street
Chicago, IL 60661 United States
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BlazeMaster Fire Protection Systems Embedded in Concrete John Pritchard, Piping Systems Consultant, Lubrizol will present on embedding sprinkler piping in concrete. BlazeMaster® Fire Protection Systems stand alone in the fire protection industry with a unique UL® listing among manufacturers for embedding CPVC in concrete. As new construction methods today make use more and more of concrete ceilings, embedding the fire sprinkler system in those ceilings eliminates the need and costs of drop ceilings and fire sprinkler system hangers (in the…

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February 2020

February Monthly Meeting – Firefighter Attack Hose-Past, Present & Future

February 24 @ 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Haymarket Brewery, 737 West Randolph Street
Chicago, IL 60661 United States
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SFPE Chapter Meeting: Firefighter Attack Hose-Past, Present & Future Derek Post of Fire Risk Alliance will discuss the past, present and future of firefighting attack hose and testing methods and also present on firefighter hose testing that FRA is conducting. Register Now ________________________________________ Registration is required Payment: Payment In Full In Advance Only Registrants & Fees : Active members $35.00 Any Non-Member $40.00 Member Guest - another member $35.00 Non-Member Guest (another non-member) $40.00 Student or Fire Fighter in Uniform…

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March 2020

20th Annual SFPE/IFPA Product Show

March 10 @ 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Medinah Banquets, 550 N Shriners Dr.
Addison, IL 60101 United States
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20th Annual IFPA/SFPE Fire Protection Product Show March 10th, 2020 Register Here. 2:00-2:45pm: Class #1 2:45-3:15pm 20th Anniversary Awards and Recognition 3:15pm-4:00pm: Class #2 4:15pm-5:00pm: Class #3 5-7pm Supplier Exhibition Free Admission to Show & 3 Free PDH/CEU Classes The Illinois Fire Prevention Association and the Chicago Chapter of the Society of Fire Protection Engineers are once again hosting their annual product show. One of the largest exhibitions of products, services and related industrial components of the Fire Protection industry in the Chicagoland area. …

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September 2020

Covid-19 Occupancy Changes – Online Town Hall Meeting

September 15 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Online

On September 15th, from noon to 1pm, the Chicago Chapter of SFPE will be hosting an online town hall style, question and answer discussion on the challenges of occupancy changes resulting from COVID-19. Examples include, but are not limited to: • Conference centers converted to temporary hospitals • Temporary changes in manufacturing or storage, such as a facility beginning to manufacture and store hand sanitizer To streamline the discussion and best address the needs of the group, we request questions,…

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