New York State
Association of Fire Chiefs

Providing Service to Those Who Serve

Schedule of Events

Subject to change.
*Special registration required for denoted programs.

 
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 12, 2024
• 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Hands-On Training* @ Syracuse Fire Department Training Center
• 8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Fire District Administrators' Training Series: NYS Fire Commissioner Training* @ The Oncenter Rooms C-E (main level)
• 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Codes Training* @ The Oncenter Rooms 7-8 (lower level)
• 9:00 a.m. – 4:15 p.m. Fire Education Programs (Full Term Registrants Only) @ The Oncenter Rooms 1-2 (lower level)

THURSDAY, JUNE 13, 2024
• 8:00 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 Rooms C-E (main level)
• 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Codes Training* @ The Oncenter Rooms 7-8 (lower level)
• 8:30 – 11:30 a.m. Fire & EMS Education Programs (Full Term Registrants Only) @ The Oncenter Rooms 1-6 (lower level)
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Fire Coordinators Meeting @ Marriott Syracuse Downtown Cayuga Room
• 12:00 – 3:00 p.m. Annual Conference General Session @ The Oncenter Ballroom (lower level) NEW TIME!
• 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. Association Business Meeting @ The Oncenter Ballroom
• 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Memorial Service @ The Oncenter Ballroom
• 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Keynote Address: "Cornerstones of Leadership: On and Off the Fireground" with Chief Frank Leeb (FDNY) @ The Oncenter Ballroom Sponsored by VFIS
• 3:00 – 7:00 p.m. Exhibit Hours @ The Oncenter
• 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. FIRE 2024 Happy Hour @ The Oncenter Main Lobby (upper level)
• 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. "They Saved New York" Roundtable Discussion @ The Oncenter Ballroom (lower level)

FRIDAY, JUNE 14, 2024
• 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Hands-On Training* @ Syracuse Fire Department Training Center
• 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Fire & EMS Education Programs (Full Term Registrants Only) @ The Oncenter Rooms 1-6 (lower level)
• 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Exhibit Hours @ The Oncenter
• 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. NYSAFC Voting (if necessary) @ The Oncenter Room 8 (lower level)
• 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. NYS Fire Marshals & Inspectors Association Spring Membership Meeting @ The Oncenter Room 7 (lower level)
• 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. Special Appearance by David Eigenberg & Steve Chikerotis of Chicago Fire @ The Oncenter Main Lobby
• 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. Installation Ceremony @ Marriott Syracuse Downtown Persian Terrace NEW DAY!
• 5:00 – 8:30 p.m. FIRE 2024 Block Party @ Marriott Syracuse Downtown (South Warren Street)

SATURDAY, JUNE 15, 2024
• 7:00 a.m. NYSAFC FIRE 2024 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb Check-In & On-Site Registration @ Equitable Towers NEW DAY & VENUE!
• 8:00 a.m. NYSAFC FIRE 2024 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb* @ Equitable Towers NEW DAY & VENUE!
• 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Exhibit Hours @ The Oncenter
• 9:30 – 11:00 a.m. Fire & EMS Education Programs (Full Term Registrants Only) @ The Oncenter Rooms 1-6 (lower level)