New York State
Association of Fire Chiefs

Providing Service to Those Who Serve

Schedule of Events

* Special registration required for denoted programs.
 
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 15
• 8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.  Fire District Administrators’ Training Series: NYS Fire Commissioner Training* @ The Oncenter – Rooms 5-6
• 8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. NYSAFC Codes Training* @ The Oncenter – Rooms 7-8
• 8:30 a.m. – 5:25 p.m. EMS Education Programs (Full Term Registrants Only) @ The Oncenter (lower level)
• 9:00 a.m. – 4:15 p.m. Fire Education Programs (Full Term Registrants Only) @ The Oncenter (lower level)

THURSDAY, JUNE 16
• 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Hands-On Training* @ Syracuse Fire Department Training Center
• 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Fire District Administrators’ Training Series: Fire Chiefs and Fire District Commissioners –
Who’s Really in Charge* @ The Oncenter – Room 4
• 8:00 a.m.  – 4:30 p.m. NYSAFC Codes Training* @ The Oncenter – Rooms 7-8
• 9:00 – 10:30 a.m. EMS Education Programs (Full Term Registrants Only) @ The Oncenter (lower level)
• 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Annual Conference General Session @ The Oncenter Ballroom (lower level) NEW LOCATION!
• 9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Association Business Meeting @ The Oncenter Ballroom (lower level)
• 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Memorial Service @ The Oncenter Ballroom (lower level)
• 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Keynote Address: “Staying Focused on the Mission” with Chief Thomas Richardson (FDNY) @ The Oncenter Ballroom (lower level)
• 12:00 – 4:00 p.m. Exhibit Hours @ The Oncenter 
• 12:30 – 3:45 p.m. Fire Education Programs (Full Term Registrants Only) @ The Oncenter (lower level)
• 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. Fire Coordinators Meeting @ Marriott Syracuse Downtown – Cayuga Room
• 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. FIRE 2022 Happy Hour @ The Oncenter Main Lobby (upper level)

FRIDAY, JUNE 17
• 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Hands-On Training* @ Syracuse Fire Department Training Center
• 7:00 a.m. NYSAFC FIRE 2022 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb Check-In & On-Site Registration @ Carrier Dome
• 8:00 a.m. NYSAFC FIRE 2022 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb* @ Carrier Dome
• 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Fire Education Programs (Full Term Registrants Only) @ The Oncenter (lower level)
• 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Exhibit Hours @ The Oncenter
• 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. NYSAFC Regional Representative Meeting @ The Oncenter – Room 7
• 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. Paid Officers Luncheon @ Marriott Syracuse Downtown – Cayuga Room
• 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. NYSAFC Voting (if necessary) @ The Oncenter – Room 8
• 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. Fire Marshals Meeting @ The Oncenter – Room 7
• 5:00 – 8:30 p.m. FIRE 2022 Block Party – Free Entry and Open to All, Rain or Shine! Featuring a Live Performance by Hard Promises, Food, and Beverages! @ South Warren Street (in front of the Marriott Syracuse Downtown)

SATURDAY, JUNE 18
• 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Hands-On Training* @ Syracuse Fire Department Training Center
• 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. NYSAFC Voting (if necessary) @ The Oncenter – Room 8
• 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Exhibit Hours @ The Oncenter
• 9:30 – 11:00 a.m. Fire Education Programs (Full Term Registrants Only) @ The Oncenter (lower level)
• 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. Installation Ceremony & Reception @ Marriott Syracuse Downtown – Persian Terrace