Annual Conference

LFCA 2019 Annual Conference

March 19 - 23, 2019
Bossier City Civic Center



        The LFCA Annual Conference is open to all LFCA members, non-members, and guests. 
We hope to see you March 19 - 23, 2019 in Bossier City, LA!

 

Attendee Registration Open!

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Attendee: Register Here


Tentative Conference Agenda 

 
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
7:00-8:00 AM: Registration/Check-In (Ivy Room, Garden Event Center)  
8:00-11:30 AM: PIAL - Lessons Learned from Old Schedule Vs. New  (Camellia Room, Garden Event Center)
11:30-1:30 PM: Lunch (Begonia room, Garden Event Center)
1:30-4:00 PM: PIAL - Open Forum Q & A (Camellia Room, Garden Event Center)
7:00-Til: Hospitality Room 
 
 
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
7:00-8:30 AM: Registration/Check-In (Ivy Room, Garden Event Center)
8:30-11:30 AM: Leading the Large Vehicle Fire Suppression Operation, Robert Callahan (Camellia Room, Garden Event Center)
11:30-1:00 PM: Lunch (Begonia Room, Garden Event Center)
1:00-2:30 PM: New Regulation Considerations for Fire Fighting Foam, Shane Stuntz (Camellia Room, Garden Event Center)
3:00-4:30 PM: Industrial Process Fire Case Studies - Linking Industrial Tactics with Municipal Response, Shane Stuntz (Camellia Room, Garden Event Center)
5:30-7:30 PM: LFCA Board & Foundation Meeting (Magnolia Room, Garden Event Center)
8:00-Til: Hospitality Room

 
Thursday, March 21, 2019
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM: Golf Tournament (Stonebridge Golf Course)
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM: Bowling Tournament (Holiday Lanes)
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM: Vendor Set-Up (Bossier Civic Center)
12:00 - 2:00 PM: Lunch with Bowling Awards, Lunch with Golf Awards (Holiday Lanes/Stonebridge Golf Course)
1:00-4:00 PM: Registration/Check-In (Ivy Room, Garden Event Center)
4:00-5:00 PM: New Member Orientation (Camellia Room, Garden Event Center)
6:00-7:30 PM: Opening Ceremony (Bossier Civic Center)
7:30-10:00 PM: Vendor Celebration (Bossier Civic Center)
10:00-Til: Hospitality Room
 
 
Friday, March 22, 2019
8:00-8:30 AM: Registration/Check-In, Breakfast (Bossier Civic Center, Hotel)
8:30-10:00 AM: Dealing with Millennials Pt.1, Kingman Schuldt (Bossier Civic Center)
10:00-10:30 AM: Break w/ Vendors (Bossier Civic Center)
10:30-11:30 AM: Dealing with Millennials Pt. 2, Kingman Schuldt (Bossier Civic Center)
11:30-1:30 PM: Lunch w/ Vendors (Bossier Civic Center)
11:30-1:30 PM: Past Presidents Lunch (TBD)
1:30-2:30 PM: Firefighter Bill of Rights, Chief Boyd Westbrook (Bossier Civic Center)
2:30-3:00 PM Break w/ Vendors (Bossier Civic Center)
3:00-4:30 PM: Work Trauma - How Supervisors can Help Their Employees, Clint Davis (Bossier Civic Center)
4:30-5:00 PM IAFC/SW Division (Bossier Civic Center)
5:00-6:00 PM: Committee Meetings (Bossier Civic Center)
7:00-9:00 PM Friday Night Food Event (TBD)
9:00-Til: Hospitality Room 

 
Saturday, March 23, 2019
7:00-8:30 AM: Registration/Check-In, Breakfast (Bossier Civic Center, Hotel)
8:30-9:30 AM Burn Disaster from the Medical Side, Dr. Jeffrey Carter (Bossier Civic Center)
9:30-10:00 AM: Break w/ Vendors (Bossier Civic Center)
10:00-12:00 PM Command Considerations for Managing the Large Animal Rescue, Rebecca Gimenez (Bossier Civic Center)
12:00-1:00 PM Lunch w/ Vendors (Bossier Civic Center)
1:00-3:00 PM Vendor Breakdown (Bossier Civic Center)
1:00-3:00 PM LFCA Membership Meeting (Bossier Civic Center)
5:00-6:00 PM Cocktail Reception (Hotel)
6:00-9:00 PM Banquet and Closing Ceremony (The Grand Dahlia Room, Garden Event Center)
9:00-Til: Hospitality Room 

 
The deadline to pre-register is March 12, 2019. 



Vendor and Sponsor Registration Now Open!


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Vendor/Sponsor: Register Here!



Tentative Vendor Schedule:

Thursday, March 21, 2019
10 AM: Vendor Set Up (Civic Center)
6:00 -7:30 PM: Opening Ceremonies (Civic Center)
7:30 - 10:00 PM: Vendor Celebration (Civic Center)
10:00 - Til: Hospitality Room
 
Friday, March 22, 2019
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM: Vendor Exhibits Open (Civic Center)
10:00 - 10:30 AM: Break (Civic Center)
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM: Vendor Lunch (Civic Center)
2:30 - 3:00 PM: Break (Civic Center)
7:00 - 9:00 PM: Food Event (TBD)
9:00 - Til: Hospitality Room 
 
Saturday, March 23, 2019
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM: Vendor Exhibits Open (Civic Center)
10:00 - 10:30 AM: Break (Civic Center)
11:30 - 1:00 PM: Vendor Lunch (Civic Center)
1:00 - 3:00 PM: Vendor Breakdown  (Civic Center)

Official schedule coming soon! 



 

Hotel Accommodations:
Hilton Garden Inn & Homewood Suites
2015 Old Minden Rd.
Bossier City, LA 7111
 
The Hilton Garden Inn is offering a room rate of $119/night and Homewood Suites is offering a room rate of $129/night. To make your reservation, please call the Hilton Garden Inn at (318) 759-1950 or Homewood Suites at (318) 759-1940. Please use the group code: LFC when booking your room. Reservations must be received on or before the deadline date: Sunday, February 24, 2019. Reservations after this date will only;y be accepted based on space and rate availability. 
 
 
If you have any questions, please contact the LFCA office at (225) 767-7640 or via email at lfca@tatmangroup.com. 


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