Chapter Meetings

Monthly luncheon meetings, usually featuring a technical presentation relating to fire protection engineering, are scheduled from September through June each year and normally held on the 2nd Thursday of the month. Lunch is typically provided for a nominal fee; if you plan to attend, please let us know ahead of time if you would like a lunch. Register for chapter meetings via the list below or the Events page.

Past Meetings & Presentations

  • January 2022 SFPE Chapter Meeting (remote)
    Online Event
    Jan 13, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CST
    Online Event
    Join us for this month's chapter meeting! The presenter this month is Dennis Phillips (Johnson Controls) and he will be discussing Water Mist Systems.
  • November 2021 SFPE Chapter Meeting (remote)
    Online Event
    Nov 11, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CST
    Online Event
    Join us for this month's chapter meeting! The presenter this month is our own David House, P.E. (I.C. Thomasson) and he will be discussing Commissioning of Foam Systems for Hangers.
  • October 2021 SFPE Chapter Meeting (remote)
    Online Event
    Oct 14, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CDT
    Online Event
    Join us for this month's chapter meeting! The presenter this month is William Sudah (Honeywell/Xtralis) and he will be discussing thermal runaway of lithium-ion batteries.
  • September 2021 SFPE Chapter Meeting (remote)
    Online Event
    Sep 09, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Online Event
    Join us for this month's chapter meeting!
  • May 2021 SFPE Chapter Meeting
    Online Event
    May 13, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Online Event
    Join us for this month's chapter meeting! Our presenter will be Casey Milhorn of Allstar Fire Protection and AFSA on the topic of sprinkler system impairments and NFPA 25.
  • April 2021 SFPE Chapter Meeting
    Online Event
    Apr 08, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Online Event
    Join us for this month's chapter meeting! Our presenter will be Shaun Kramer with Viking Corp. “Interim Revisions to FM Global Data Sheet 8-9 for Storage Protection”
  • March 2021 SFPE Chapter Meeting
    Online Event
    Mar 11, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Online Event
    Join us for this month's chapter meeting!
  • February 2021 SFPE Chapter Meeting
    Online Event
    Feb 11, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Online Event
    Join us for this month's chapter meeting! “When is an Obstacle Not an Obstacle?” presented by David House, P.E., FPE, LEED AP BD+C
  • January 2021 SFPE Chapter Meeting
    Online Event
    Jan 14, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Online Event
    Join us for this month's chapter meeting! Our presenter is Brendan Kerrigan from Viking Corp., and the presentation will be on “How to Design and Calculate a Clean Agent System in Revit” (CEU/PDH eligible) and will include a live demonstration of the free software.
  • November 2020 SFPE Chapter Meeting
    Online Event
    Nov 12, 2020, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Online Event
    Join us for this month's chapter meeting! Danielle Antonellis (Kindling) will share her presentation entitled "Shifting paradigms to address fire safety inequality"
  • October 2020 SFPE Chapter Meeting
    Online Event
    Oct 08, 2020, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Online Event
    Join us for this month's chapter meeting!
  • September 2020 Chapter Meeting
    Online Event
    Sep 10, 2020, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Online Event
    Join us for this month's chapter meeting! David House will be presenting on “Maximum Allowable Quantity”.
  • May 2020 Chapter Meeting
    Register/email to receive the link to join.
    May 14, 2020, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Register/email to receive the link to join.
    Join us ONLINE for this month's chapter meeting! David House will be presenting on the topic of Burn Victim Mortality.
  • April 2020 Executive Board Meeting
    Invitations sent by email
    Apr 09, 2020, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
    Invitations sent by email
    Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the April Chapter meeting is canceled. The Executive Board will be meeting by conference call.
  • March 2020 Chapter Meeting
    I. C. Thomasson Associates, Inc.
    Mar 12, 2020, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
    I. C. Thomasson Associates, Inc., 2950 Kraft Dr #500, Nashville, TN 37204, USA
    Join us for this month's chapter meeting!
  • February 2020 Chapter Meeting
    I. C. Thomasson Associates, Inc.
    Feb 13, 2020, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
    I. C. Thomasson Associates, Inc., 2950 Kraft Dr #500, Nashville, TN 37204, USA
    Join us for this month's chapter meeting!
  • January 2020 Chapter Meeting
    I. C. Thomasson Associates, Inc.
    Jan 09, 2020, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
    I. C. Thomasson Associates, Inc., 2950 Kraft Dr #500, Nashville, TN 37204, USA
    Join us for this month's chapter meeting!
  • December Chapter Meeting
    I. C. Thomasson Associates, Inc.
    Dec 12, 2019, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
    I. C. Thomasson Associates, Inc., 2950 Kraft Dr #500, Nashville, TN 37204, USA
    Join us for this month's chapter meeting! This month we'll hear from Corey Kinsman, P.E. about Fire Protection of Crude Oil Trains.

Upcoming Meetings

  • February 2022 SFPE Chapter Meeting (remote)
    Online Event
    Feb 10, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CST
    Online Event
    Join us for this month's chapter meeting!
  • March 2022 SFPE Chapter Meeting (remote)
    Online Event
    Mar 10, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CST
    Online Event
    Join us for this month's chapter meeting!
  • April 2022 SFPE Chapter Meeting (remote)
    Online Event
    Apr 14, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CDT
    Online Event
    Join us for this month's chapter meeting!
  • May 2022 SFPE Chapter Meeting
    Location is TBD
    May 12, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CDT
    Location is TBD
    Join us for this month's chapter meeting!