About

October 13-15, 2019
Chandler, Arizona

The Society of Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE) was established in 1950 and incorporated as an independent organization in 1971. It is the professional society representing those practicing the field of fire protection engineering. The Society has over 4,200 members, 66 regional and local chapters, and 15 student chapters worldwide.

SFPE’s Annual Conference & Expo is the source for technical information and technology for fire protection engineers, fire safety engineers, fire engineers and allied professionals. Professionals attend for education sessions on topics including building and fire protection, design, modeling, hazards, human behavior, and case studies. In addition, networking with exhibitors ensures they are aware of the latest products, tools and resources critical to their profession.

Some of the key product categories that SFPE attendees are looking to discuss and explore onsite are:  Sprinkler systems, smoke and fire detectors, fire alarms, fire suppressants, water supply, passive fire protection, consulting services, evacuation systems, software, control systems, building materials and much more!

SPFE’s Annual Conference & Expo attracts over 400 professionals from around the globe including experts from the U.S., Canada, Europe, South America, Asia, Africa, Middle East and the Oceanic.


Attendee Snapshot

  • FIRE PROTECTION ENGINEERS

  • DIRECTORS

  • CEOS

  • PRESIDENTS

  • VP OF OPERATIONS AND ENGINEERING

  • SENIOR ENGINEERING TECHNICIANS

  • SENIOR FORENSIC ENGINEERS

  • FIRE SAFETY SPECIALISTS

  • PRINCIPALS

  • LOSS CONTROL CONSULTANTS