2019 ARFF Working Group Educational Conference & Training Symposium
September 8th - 11th, 2019
Amway Grand Plaza Hotel - Grand Rapids, MI
Doors Open at: 6:00 P.M. - Registration Opens at 2:00 for Attendees
Notice of Annual Meeting
Notice of the annual meeting of the Aircraft Rescue & Fire Fighting Working Group, Inc. is hereby given. The meeting will be held at the DeVos Place Convention Center, 303 Monroe Ave., NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, September 9, 2019 11:00 A.M. local time. The meeting is called for the purpose of receiving annual reports of the Officers and Directors, and to transact such business which comes before the ARFFWG.
The ARFF Working Group Annual Educational Conference and Training Symposium is the premier event for the aviation firefighting industry. We expect more than 60+ companies to exhibit at this year’s program. This is the perfect opportunity to visit and shop for products and services that deal specifically with the aviation fire safety and protection industry.
AS AN ATTENDEE...
Your commitment to the ARFFWG helps to fund not only the Annual Conference, but other educational programs promoted and supported by the ARFFWG throughout the year. The basic registration for the 2019 conference is $675 (early). $740 for non-members and includes full attendance rights to all ARFFWG activities. You are encouraged to register on-line, but a fillable form is available at this LINK. You can also download the conference brochure HERE.
On-site registration will take place at the Devos Place Convention Center outside Ballroom A/B Sunday, September 8, 2019 from 2:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. and will continue on Monday, September 9th at 7:30 A.M. at the same location.
AS AN EXHIBITOR...
Our program provides aviation fire safety manufacturers/suppliers unmatched international exposure for their products to the largest gathering of ARFF professionals in one location.
Our members are well versed on the products and services they want to see in the exhibit area. For some of our members, this is the one chance each year to see the products and services that are available to the aviation firefighting community.
This is the premier event for the aviation firefighting industry. The 4-day program will be packed with seminars and the opportunity to network with airport firefighters and industry experts from around the world. Please review the Exhihibitor Prospectus for more detailed information
Additional information including the Exhibitor Kit will be available very soon.
The right combination of advertising, sponsorship and pre and post show marketing opportunities help you balance your decision to exhibit and sponsor this event. Extend your message beyond the borders of your booth and be recognized as a major sponsor.
The ARFF Working Group appreciates the support we receive from our exhibitors and partners in the aviation fire protection industry. Your participation as a sponsor helps offset some of the major expenses for conducting a quality conference. Let us help you develop a sponsorship package with specific needs of your company and make the aviation firefighting community aware of your company. Download the Sponsorship Brochure HERE. You may register for Sponsorship beow under the "Sponsor Now" block
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