We've taken what you love about Symposium in the Sun and moved it WEST! Symposium in the West will offer dynamic leadership education and networking specifically designed for volunteer and combination chief officers.
Here attendees will connect and develop a valuable network of like-minded peers.
In its first year Symposium in the West will expand upon the sessions that have always been popular at Symposium in the Sun. The leadership training will help attendees address the unique needs of volunteer leadership in your department. The networking opportunities provide a chance to share ideas and solutions with colleagues from departments throughout the western part of the United States.
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.
About Volunteer & Combination Officers Section of the IAFC:
The IAFC's Volunteer & Combination Officers Section provides chief officers who manage volunteers within a volunteer or combination fire, rescue or EMS delivery system with information, education, services and representation to enhance their professionalism.