2007 inFIRE Annual Conference

Organized by Justice Institute of British Columbia, Canada
New Westminster, British Columbia | May 14-17

About the Conference

Theme: Beyond Borders, Library Cooperation

Conference Program

Program Schedule


Monday 14th May

  • Emergency Disaster & Crisis Management in Libraries
    Guy Robertson, Robertson Emergency Planning Inc.
  • The Future is Mine
    Kristy Storey, BC Professional Firefighters' Burn Fund

Tuesday 15th May

  • Conflict Resolution
    Kent Highnam, Program Coordinator, Centre for Conflict Resolution, JIBC
  • Smart Borders: How Canada and the U.S. Cooperate to Secure their Homelands
    Brad Robison, Memorial Institute for the Prevention of Terrorism
  • Meth Labs and Pot Houses - Problems for First Responders
    John Kenyon, Assistant Fire Chief, Port Coquitlam Fire Rescue
  • Animals & Disasters
    Cheryl Rogers, Royal City Humane Society
  • Reducing Cigarette-Related Fire Deaths
    Diana Robinson, New York Office of Fire Prevention and Control

Wednesday 16th May

  • RSS Feeds in Fire Libraries
    Laura Logan, Safety Engineering Laboratories
  • The Librarian Out of the Library
    Elizabeth Hides, Fire & Emergency Service Authority, Australia
  • Preparation for the 2010 Olympics
    Richard Simpson, BC Deputy Fire Commissioner Fire
  • Safety Information - NFPA Journal
    Sue Marsh, NFPA 100 Continuous Years of Fire
  • Fire Research Publication in the New Millennium
    Jack Watts, Fire Safety Institute
  • BC Electronic Library Network Together: Cooperation among the 26 post-secondary libraries of British Columbia
    Heather Morrison & Gordon Coleman, BC Electronic Library Network
  • Overview of JIBC Library
    April Haddad, Institute Librarian, JIBC

Thursday 17th May

  • Exercise Design
    Darren Blackburn (C122), Program Coordinator in Exercise Design, Emergency Management Division, JIBC
  • Juvenile Firesetter Intervention Programs
    Barb Kidd (C122), Program Director, Fire & Safety Division, JIBC

Meeting Minutes


Call For Papers 2007