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USFA Events

Here you will find a listing of conferences, events and activities attended or sponsored by the U.S. Fire Administration.

Our next event…



Center for Public Safety Excellence Conference

Dr. Lori Moore-Merrell
Michael Pritchard
Teresa Neal
  • Booth #: TBA
  • Orlando, Florida

Center for Public Safety Excellence Conference

USFA subject matter experts will share information about our programs and services. We will also present on National Fire Incident Reporting System data modernization and ways to turn challenges into opportunities for community risk reduction.

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Event information

Upcoming events…



Meeting: Board of Visitors for the National Fire Academy

Discussion items include course development and delivery, staff and admissions, and updates from USFA leadership.

  • Teleconference
  • 2 to 4 p.m. EST



On Aging

USFA staff will network with and educate the professionals who work with older adults on home fire safety. Older adults are at the highest risk for fire death.

  • Atlanta, Georgia
  • Booth #: TBA



Wildland Urban Interface

Join USFA subject matter experts, including Fire Administrator Dr. Lori Moore-Merrell, as we participate in discussions on, and provide resources for, challenges related to wildland fire.

Dr. Lori Moore-Merrell

Dr. Lori Moore-Merrell

U.S. Fire Administrator

Aitor Bidaburu

Aitor Bidaburu

Fire Program Specialist

  • Reno, Nevada
  • Booth #: 228



Executive Fire Officer and Leadership Symposium

The symposium is an annual event for Executive Fire Officer Program alumni and students.

  • Emmitsburg, Maryland
  • Registration open



National Fire Academy open application period

Apply from April 15 to June 15 for on-campus courses scheduled from October 2023 to March 2024.

  • Emmitsburg, Maryland



Fire Department Instructors Conference International

USFA staff will join with thousands of fire and emergency medical services personnel to share information about our products, services and training opportunities. We will also share information on how qualified candidates can become a National Fire Academy instructor.

  • Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Booth #: 9027