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Next Meeting:
Monday, January 8th, 2018
11:30 am Registration
12:00 pm - Meeting and Lunch
Highlights of Significant Changes to International Building Code, NFPA 72, and Fire Alarm Industry
Kirk Wells
Johnson Controls

Mr. Kirk Wells is a Field Sales Engineer with SimplexGrinnell / Johnson Controls with over 30 years of experience in fire alarm system design. Mr. Wells will be presenting to the SFPE-DFW chapter an updated overview of the significant changes made to the International Building Code, NFPA 72, as well as the fire alarm industry as a whole.

Please join us for the January meeting, especially if you are interested in fire alarm system design, installation, or field coordination.

Speaker Bio:
Mr. Kirk Wells provides Sales and Technical Support for SimplexGrinnell / Johnson Controls in the South Central United States supporting 18 Districts and Branch Offices located in 7 States. In addition, provides Major Trade Show support for many Shows in the South Central US. His role includes system design, product and application training along with ongoing coaching of our Districts Sales and Technical Representatives. He frequently presents a variety of Life Safety, Technology and Fire Code Seminars internally and externally in support of the industry. He serves as a Board Member and Vice President for the Texas Fire Alarm Association in addition to being a member of the Society of Fire Protection Engineers, AFAA and NFPA. He also serves as an Alternate Technical Committee Member on the NFPA 232 Standards for the Protection of Records. Using industry knowledge and experience, he presents and supports new ideas within our Research and Development Group while further serving the Region as a "trouble shooter" on those occasional District project issues. He is certified as a NICET Level IV in Fire Alarm Systems.
Cost of Lunch:
$25-Chapter Members
$35-Non-Chapter Members

Annual Chapter Dues $50.00

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Upon arrival at Spring Creek BBQ proceed to the Banquet Room to pay the treasurer first. Once you have paid the treasurer, proceed through the food line and inform the cashier you are with SFPE. There is no need to pay the cashier - SPFE-DFW will pay the total.
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