NFPA and Marsh Risk Consulting Worldwide are teaming up to present 2012 EuroCon in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. The three day conference is slated to take place at the Passengers Cruise Terminal, November 12 -14, 2012.
“NFPA is pleased to host NFPA EuroCon as way to provide our European audience with the latest information on fire and life safety codes and standards to advance their knowledge and careers,” said NFPA President Jim Shannon. “Attendees will also benefit from presentations on emerging trends and have an opportunity to network with peers from around the world.”
The conference offers more than 25 educational sessions focused on safeguarding lives and reducing property loss taught by experts in their fields including NFPA technical staff, technical code committee members, instructors, and experts from across Europe. Three tracks are offered to help participants enhance their understanding of the latest codes that relate directly to attendees specific area of work. They are: Fire & Life Safety, Property Protection, and Property Risk Management.
“Nowadays buildings are getting bigger and more complex. The need for up to date fire and life safety codes is critical,” said Ing. Tom de Nooij, CFPS, senior consultant, Property Risk Consulting, Marsh Risk Consulting. “For years, professionals all over Europe have used NFPA codes and standards and now this conference will provide a firsthand opportunity for them to hear directly from the code experts.”