FRI - Your Trusted Source
FRI, the annual conference and expo of the IAFC, has provided senior-level leadership training to fire chiefs for 140 years. As an organization, the IAFC represents the world's leading experts in the first responder community. The IAFC's commitment to excellence is seen throughout FRI - from the classroom to the expo, the IAFC delivers when it comes to quality and value.
Whether you're looking for more education, more networking or more resources, you'll find more of what you're looking for at FRI. We offer comprehensive education, new ways to connect with vendors and colleagues, and the latest solutions to today's toughest challenges.
FRI Expo Floor
The FRI Expo Hall allows you to experience what's new in the industry. See live demos; talk one-on-one with vendors; and collect information on new tools, technology and equipment. Whether you're specing a future purchase or reviewing the recommendations of your team, the companies you want to do business with will be at FRI.
Connect With Your Customers
Face-to-face marketing is still one of the best tools you have to reach and influence customers. FRI offers you the opportunity to connect with the leading chiefs and officers who make, approve, influence and recommend purchases for their departments.
Partner with FRI to cultivate relationships with the largest gathering of fire service leaders to build your brand and deliver end-to-end solutions. FRI is the ONLY national fire service conference that offers all of this and reinvests the revenue back into the fire service!
If you’re looking to connect with the top individuals of the fire/EMS industry, you’ve found the right place:
Fire-Rescue International (FRI) 2016 Conference and Exhibit Hall. For over 140 years the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) has provided a forum for fire/ EMS leaders to collaborate on emerging topics and trends affecting today’s industry. You will find 8,200+ fire/EMS professionals of every rank attending FRI. These attendees have a proven demand for a wide range of products and services. The IAFC offers a number of ways for companies to get involved. Work with the IAF team to develop the custom program that best meets your company’s individual needs.
Reach the leading chiefs and officers across North America and around the globe:
Strengthen and build relationships with decision makers
Increase your company's sales
Launch new products and services
Determine new and emerging customer needs
Keep ahead of your competition
Maximize Your Investment
Whether your goal is to enhance brand exposure for your company, distinguish a new product from competitors, or simply attract more prospects to your booth, Fire-Rescue International offers a wide range of opportunities.
The International Association of Fire Chiefs represents the leadership of firefighters and emergency responders worldwide; our members are the world's leading experts in firefighting, emergency medical services, terrorism response, hazardous materials spills, natural disasters, search and rescue, and public safety policy. Since 1873, the IAFC has provided a forum for fire and emergency service leaders to exchange ideas, develop professionally and uncover the latest products and services available to first responders.