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International Seminar

Challenges and opportunities

FIRE SAFETY KNOWLEDGE FOR THE FUTURE - Challenges and opportunities

Date: 22nd–23rd of May 2019

Place: Stockholm Waterfront Congress Centre

To participate, please register at Brand 2019, www.brandkonferensen.se

Timeframes: 22nd: 12.45 pm – 5 pm, 23rd: 9 am – 1 pm

Overall themes and speakers:

  • Fire in a Sustainable Society
    - Margaret McNamee, Professor in Fire Safety Engineering with a focus on Fire and Sustainability, Lund University of Technology

    - Anne Steen Hansen, Chief Research Scientist and Centre Director FRIC, RISE Norway

  • Fire and the Future Energy Systems
    Thomas Korssell, CEO, Swedish Electrotechnical
    Standardisation Organisation

    - Celina Mikolajczak, Director of Engineering, Energy Storage Systems, for UBER Technologies
    - Max Rosengren, Project Manager, RISE Research Institutes of Sweden

  • Fire Protection in a Smart World
    - Angel Velez /Pete Thompson, Autodesk

    - Maria Khorsand, CEO, SOS Alarm AB
    - Birgitte Messerschmidt, Director Applied Research, NFPA

  • Fire and Demography
    - Ragnar Andersson, Senior Professor, Karlstad University
    - Dr Karen Boyce, University of Ulster
    - Lynn Ranåker, PhD, Analyst Strategist, Region South Fire and Rescue Service