2001 inFIRE Annual Conference

Organized by RJA Group LLC, USA
Chicago, IL, USA | May 1-3

About the Conference

Theme: Our New Horizon: Challenges and Solutions

Conference Program

Conference Schedule | Attendees | Speakers Bio


Tuesday, May 1

  • Knowledge Transfer vs. Training: A New Dynamic in Fire Protection Education
    Patrick Johnson, RJA Group, Inc., U.S.A.
  • Success Stories from the Illinois Fire Service
    Dan Williams, Deputy Director, Illinois Office of State Fire Marshal, U.S.A.
  • Developing Internet Outreach Training Program for Illinois Firefighters, Public and Community College Libraries
    Lian Ruan, Illinois Fire Service Institute, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, U.S.A.
  • How to Stay Fired Up in Times of Change
    Sara Tompson, Illinois Chapter, Library Director Packer Engineering Inc., U.S.A.

Wednesday, May 2

  • State and National Fire Training Perspectives - a Vision for the 21st Century
    Richard Jaehne, Illinois Fire Service Institute, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, U.S.A.
  • Approaches to Continuing Professional Development for the Special Librarian in the Internet Age
    Linda Smith, Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana- Champaign, U.S.A.
  • Illinois Digital Cultural Heritage Community Project
    Nuala A. Bennett, Visiting Special Projects Librarian, Digital Imaging and Media Technology Initiative, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Thursday, May 3

  • The Chicago Fire Department; the Past, the Present, the Future
    James Stedman, Chicago Fire Department, U.S.A.
  • Fire Incident Documentation for the Twenty First Century: A System for Post-Incident Documentation of Building Performance
    Scott G. Nacheman, LZA Technology, Building Performance Research Institute, U.S.A.


Tuesday, May 1

Wednesday, May 2

Thursday, May 3

Meeting Minutes