CFPA Europe

The Confederation of Fire Protection Associations Europe (CFPA-Europe) is an association of national organisations in Europe concerned primarily with fire prevention & protection and also safety & security and other associated risks.

CFPA Europe is the European confederation of national fire protection organisations.

CFPA-E’s products are International exchange, training, guidelines, education standards, arson prevention and conferences.

CFPA-E publishes newsletters and recommendations on European level.

Official Address:
CFPA Europe, c/o DBI,
Jernholmen 12, 2650 Hvidovre, Denmark

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Fire Safety Conference 2017 in Latvia @ Islande Hotel
Dec 13 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm


Fire Safety Conference 2017 in Latvia. Training and educating of the society to reduce the risk of fire.

There will take place a conference on educating and informing the society on fire safety issues

As it is evidenced by the statistics of the National Fire and Rescue Service of Latvia, every year in our country there are registered about 10 000 fires, of which more than a half are a result of the careless action with a flame. In order to reduce the risk of fire disasters, there is a policy and strategy, developed by the National Fire and Rescue Service of Latvia (NFRS), for the next three years, where a significant role is directly to the informing and education of citizens. Acknowledging the targets and priorities in a field of the fire safety during the coming years, the Firefighting Association of Latvia in a cooperation with FN-SERVISS and Gjensidige Latvija organizes a conference, in which the Latvian and international experts in a field of the fire safety will discuss on the education of the society in the fire safety issues.

The chairman of the Board of the Firefighting Association of Latvia Ilgvars Cēris: “About the fire safety we should talk regularly, and the knowledge of its basic principles is a mandatory necessity of each resident, starting from children and pupils up to adults and legal persons. The outstanding number of fires in Latvia loudly says that the society is lack of this knowledge. To the “Fire Safety Conference 2017” we invite companies, authorities and associations, in the surveyed properties of which every day there is staying a large number of people – employees and visitors, and who has an opportunity to observe the fire safety knowledge themselves and to pass them also to other people.”

In the “Fire Safety Conference”, organized by the Firefighting Association of Latvia, there will be dealt with the issues on the fire safety education and their significance in the reduction of fire safety risks, there will be discussed about the issues, how to organize tutorial in companies more efficiently and provided examples, how to use innovative methods for the fire safety e-tutorial. NFRS will initiate in the created policy and strategy in a fire safety for the next 3 years, but experts from Europe will inform about the European Union guidelines in relation with the measures for the reduction of fire safety risks, and what the Latvian society and businessmen can learn from examples of other countries.

In the Conference will participate and will share own experience leading Latvian and European experts in a field of fire safety and educating the society, including the National Fire and rescue Service of Latvia, Confederation of European Fire Protection Associations, one of the leading companies for the installation, maintenance and tutorial of the fire safety equipment in the Netherlands – SK FireSafety Group, insurance company Gjensidige Latvija, SIA FN- SERVISS, SIA Me&Media and AS VENTSPILS NAFTA.

The “Firefighting Conference”, organized by the Firefighting Association of Latvia will take place on December 13, 2017 in premises of Riga Islande Hotel in Ķīpsalas street 2, Riga.

To participate in the conference there are invited business managers and specialists, who take care on a fire safety on a daily basis. The detailed agenda and applying for the Conference:

Firefighting Association of Latvia is a professional public organization in Latvia, the purpose of operation of which is to promote commercial activity of its members, to promote the mutual cooperation and professional development of its members, to defend and represent legal and economic interests of its members in municipal and public institutions.

Additional information

Ilgvars Cēris

Chairman of the Board of the Association “Firefighting Association of Latvia”


Egypt Petroleum Show (EGYPS) @ Cairo International Convention Centre
Feb 12 @ 9:00 am – Feb 14 @ 2:00 pm

The Egypt Petroleum Show (EGYPS) [1] will take place from 12 – 14 February 2018 in Cairo under the patronage of His Excellency Abdel Fattah El Sisi, President of the Arab Republic of Egypt and with the support of His Excellency, Tarek El Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Arab Republic of Egypt.

Set across 3 days and 10 technical categories, the EGYPS 2017 Technical Conference featured:

* 108 technical speakers
* 80 participating companies
* 42 participating countries
* 28 technical sessions

The 2018 Technical Conference is projected to host over 100 speakers across 10 technical categories from more than 60 countries, providing you with access to a wealth of critical, much needed information about the North African hydrocarbon industry.

We encourage you to submit your abstracts [2] before the 27 APRIL deadline and share your knowledge, experience and solutions with industry colleagues from across North Africa at the EGYPS 2018 Technical Conference.

The Exhibition for Risk Prevention and Management 
Nov 6 – Nov 8 all-day


Expoprotection is the only event in France that brings together top international specialists and the most innovative equipment and solutions, combining conferences and meeting areas. Protecting employees, premises, data and the working environment of companies, local authorities and administrations: these are the objectives that bring suppliers and contractors together every two years at the Expoprotection show in Paris .

Expoprotection covers the two complementary universes dedicated to Risk Prevention and Management 

- The Occupational, natural & industrial risks area 
- The Security and Firefighting area 

Meet us in Paris on November 7th to 9th for 3 days of networking, conferences and innovations.

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