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THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 17, 2022
2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

FSSA Technical Committee Meeting
Location: Calusa ABCD

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FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 2022
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Board of Directors Meeting

Location: Blue Heron

11:45 a.m.

Golf Tournament
Location: Raptor Bay Golf Club
*Additional Registration Required
The golf course is located at the hotel just a short walk walk from the lobby. The hotel can shuttle you over or you can walk.

Golf Refreshment Cart Sponsored By:

 

Golf Holes Sponsored By:

 

   

12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Registration
Location: Calusa Prefunction

12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Partner Expo Set-Up
Location: Calusa Prefunction

5:45 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Forum First Timer Reception
Location: Waterfall Pool Deck / Cypress Courtyard

6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

40s Themed Welcome Reception & Dinner + 40th Anniversary Celebration
Come dressed in your best 40s garb, start brushing up on your swing dancing skills (hint, hint!), and get ready to celebrate 40 years of the FSSA at the 40s Themed Welcome Reception & Dinner! 
Location: Waterfall Pool Deck / Cypress Courtyard

Entertainment Sponsored By: 

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 19, 2022
8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

Breakfast
Location: Calusa Terrace

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Partner Expo
Location: Calusa Prefunction

8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Spouse Breakfast
Location: Tarpon Bay

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8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Opening Session and Committee Updates
Facilitated by: Katherine Adrian, FSSA President

Location: Calusa Ballroom

9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m

FSSA Technical Committee Update
Facilitated by: Lee Kaiser, FSSA Technical Committee Chair
Location: Calusa Ballroom

9:45 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Break
Location: Calusa Prefunction

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10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Chris Kuehl, Managing Director – Armada Corporate Intelligence
Location: Calusa Ballroom

Sponsored By: 

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Lunch for All Attendees

Location: Calusa Terrace

Sponsored By: 

12:30 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.

History of FSSA
Facilitated by:  
Location: Calusa Ballroom

1:15 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Hazard Analysis
Panelists: David Boothe, Johnson Controls Fire Suppression Group; Steve Foulk, Comprehensive Fire Technologies; Dave Krenzer, Fireline Corporation; Dan Olecki, J.C. Cannistraro; Scott Panowitz, BFPE International; Brad Schottke, Vanguard Fire and Security Systems, Inc.
Facilitated by: Todd Stevens, SEVO IFP
Location: Calusa Ballroom

2:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

Break
Location: Calusa Prefunction

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2:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

The Future of Electrical Vertical Takeoff and Landing 
Presented by: Aaron Johnson, Aaron Johnson, LLC
Location: Calusa Ballroom

4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Networking Reception with the Partner Expo
Location: Calusa Prefunction

5:00 p.m.

Open Evening - Dinner on Your Own

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 2022
7:45 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

President's Council Breakfast
Location: Blue Heron

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Breakfast
Location: Calusa Terrace

Sponsored By: 

8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Partner Expo
Location: Calusa Prefunction

9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Concurrent Session - Business Track: First Break All the Rules, and Then Sell More than Ever!
Presented by: Karl Schaporst, Sandler Sales and Management Training
Location:

9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Concurrent Session - Technical Track: Environmental Trends with Special Hazard Systems
Presented by: Alan Elder, Johnson Controls and Dominique Taudin, Euralarm
Location:

10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

Break
Location: Calusa Prefunction

Sponsored By: 


10:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Concurrent Session - Business Track: One Perspective on Selling and Merging Your Business
Presented by: John Mackey, The Mackey Group LLC
Location:

10:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Concurrent Session - Technical Track: Suppression Systems for the Power Generation Industry
Presented by: Rick Seidel, Fike Corporation
Location:

11:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Break
Location: Calusa Prefunction

Sponsored By: 

11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Historical Building Protection
Presented by: Chris Crivello, RAN Fire Protection Engineering
Location: Calusa Ballroom

After 1:00 p.m.

Partner Expo Breakdown

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Lunch on Your Own

2:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Wiffle Ball Tournament

Location: Waterfall Pool Deck / Cypress Courtyard

The fire suppression’s finest wiffle ball teams will battle it out for the 5th Annual Wiffle Ball World Series title during this year’s Forum!  We invite you to play ball or just attend as a spectator.

There is no cost for this event and everyone will receive a commemorative t-shirt. Donations will be accepted for the FSSA Educational Foundation during the game. All donations received are 100% tax deductible and benefit the FSSA scholarship program and foundation.

Black Team Sponsored By:

 

Blue Team Sponsored By: 

Purple Team Sponsored By: 

Red Team Sponsored By:

 

First Base Sponsored By: 

Third Base Sponsored By:

 

Tournament Beverages Sponsored By:

 

5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Open

6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. President's Reception

Location: Calusa Terrace

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7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.                                             President's Banquet

Location: Calusa ABCD

Banquet Sponsored By:

 

Banquet Entertainment Sponsored By:

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2022
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Installer Division Breakfast Meeting
Facilitated by: Peter Particelli, Installer Division Chair
Jeremy Wheeler, Installer Division Vice-Chair
Location: Calusa Ballroom

8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Manufacturer Division Breakfast Meeting
Facilitated by: Eric Houin, Manufacturer Division Chair
Lance Harry, Manufacturer Division Vice-Chair
Location: Calusa

Breakfast Sponsored By: 

10:00 a.m. -  10:15 a.m.

Break
Location: Calusa Prefunction

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10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Combined Division Meeting
Location: Calusa Ballroom

11:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Closing Comments
Facilitated by: 2022-2023 FSSA President
Location: Calusa Ballroom

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Board of Directors Meeting
Location: