A one-day conference
Talbot Hotel (Formerly Stillorgan Park Hotel)
Date: 22nd November 2017
Minister for housing Eoghan Murphy has requested that all local authorities urgently review multi-storey social housing units to ensure that early warning systems, including alarm and detection systems and means of escape including corridors, stairways and emergency exits are fully functional and in place.
CMG events typically sell out quickly, so prompt booking is strongly advised to secure your place at the early bird rate Save €100.00 – Early Bird Rate is €365.00 + VAT (Normal rate €465.00 + VAT)
Please note the early bird discount can close sooner than expected once a certain amount of seats fill up, therefore your prompt booking is strongly advised to avoid disappointment.
6 Structured CPD Points
This conference will explore what exactly needs to be done to bring Irelands Apartment and flat complexes up to standard to avoid future tragedy; what local authorities and landlords need to do to ensure all buildings are compliant with regulations and hear of recent cases that are setting a precedent going forward.
Who should attend?
This event will be of real interest to all fire safety, build and design professionals including contractors, sub-contractors, engineers, architects, local authorities, semi-state agencies, government departments, manufacturers, suppliers, universities, health & safety managers and legal consultants to name just a few.
Full Day Programme 8.50am to 4pm
Brendan Kavanagh, Chartered Fire Safety Practitioner & Fire Scientist
Practicing Professional Fire Prevention Officer, Fire Safety Inspector, Fire Surveyor and Independent Verifier
Grenfell Tower Fire, London – Lessons Learned & what went wrong?
Local Authorities – Building Control Inspections
Does High Rise Mean High Risk for Occupants and Fire Fighters?
Speaker: Kevin Hollingsworth, Managing Director, Omega Surveying
Fire Safety Compliance with Building Regulations
Speaker: Conall Finn, Chief Operations Officer, i3PT
Construction Materials & Fire Safety
Speaker: Dr. Tom Woolley (Professor)
The Practicalities & Challenges of carrying out extensive fire safety remedial works in Multi Unit Developments
Speaker: John McKone, Chartered Surveyor, Wyse Property Management
Fire Safety Risk Assessment;
Speaker: Paddy McDonnell Dir., Fire Safety Consultant., PIIE (Corporate)., Phoenix STS Ltd
Escape routes – means of escape explored
Evacuation Strategies Explored
Fire detection and Emergency Lighting systems
Speaker: Joe Rooney, Managing Director of Proteus Consulting Engineers
Common pitfalls in design and management
Speaker: Sean Coleman, Senior risk consultant
There will be 6 structured CPD points awarded to all attendees at this conference from the CPD certification service
Chartered Fire Safety Practitioner & Fire Scientist, Practicing Professional Fire Prevention Officer, Fire Safety Inspector, Fire Surveyor and Independent Verifier
Practicing Professional Fire Prevention Officer, Fire Safety Inspector, Fire Surveyor and Independent Verifier.Read more
Best Practice Facilitator and Fire Safety Management Specialist Adviser. Preliminary Examination of the Institution of Fire Engineers (12th March 1977) with MCR Graduate Membership awarded (30th November 2009). Forty One Years continuous Membership of the Institution of Fire Engineers (1976 – 2017). Membership of the Association of Irish Risk Management (1999) and Elected Chairman (Term 2001- 2003). Membership of the National Standards Authority of Ireland Fire Safety Standards Consultative Committee (1987) and Chairman of Advisory Group 3. Professional Membership Number 106 (5th January 1993) of The Confederation of Fire Protection Association Europe (CFPA – Europe). Professional Membership of the Institution of Incorporated Executive Engineers Membership Number A29381(1994). Register of Safety Practitioners Number 1934 (20th June 1995) and Chartered Membership of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health 17th November 2005. Appointed Lecturer Trinity College The University of Dublin Department of Civil,Structural and Environmental Engineering (2012 – 2017). January 2015 Appointed Visiting Specialist Lecturer Fire Service Training College U.K. & N.I. Morton in the Marsh. Accredited Joiff Fire Safety Management (“Responsible Person”) and Fire Safety (“Competent Person”). Fire Safety Management and Hydraulic Fire Engineering Workshop Director and Tutor (2014-2017). Construction Site Fire Safety, Gas Safety activities incorporating Hot Works Permit approval in accordance with Irish & European Standards and World Class Best Practice Techniques (2016-2017).
Technical Director, Phoenix Safety Training Services
Paddy has over 20 years experience in Fire Engineering and 13 in Occupational Safety and Health.Read more
From 2000 until his retirement from the Department of Defence in 2010 he was a senior lecturer at the School of Military Engineering in the Irish Defence Forces Training Centre, lecturing on fire safety both operational and prevention, breathing apparatus, and road accident rescue.
He is a fire safety consultant with Phoenix STS Ltd. where he specialises in fire safety and emergency management within healthcare. He is a specialist adviser on healthcare fire safety training programs, pre- fire planning, and evacuation strategies.
Paddy is a Corporate Member of the Institute of Industrial Engineers, a Graduate member of the Institution of Fire Engineers and of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health. He is also a Member of the National Association of Healthcare Fire Officers, National Fire Protection Association, Irish Institute of Training & Development and holds a level 8 qualification under National Framework of Qualifications in Occupational Safety and Health.
Senior Risk Consultant, Coleman Risk Consulting
Sean Coleman is the owner of Coleman Risk consulting.Read more
Sean has more than 35 years’ experience as a Risk Management Practitioner with experience across a very broad range of organisations and disciplines. He has worked with a number of Insurers and was Risk Consulting Practice Leader for Marsh in Ireland up until 2012. Sean has worked with a diverse range of clients (From Online Gaming to Government Enforcement Agencies) in the implementation of Risk Management systems.
Chartered Surveyor, Wyse Property Management
John McKone is a Chartered Surveyor and Senior Property Manager at Wyse Property Management.Read more
He has 20 years experience in the management of Multi Unit Developments with a special interest in fire safety. He was a member of the IPFMA Residential Sub-Committee that played a key role in the introduction of the MUD Act 2011. He also served on the National Consumer Agency Forum on MUDs and is currently a member of the SCSI Residential Sub-Committee.
Chief Operations Officer, i3PT Certification
Chief Operations Officer and Assigned Certifier with i3PT Cortication, a multi-disciplinary assigned certification body.Read more
Safegard Systems, established in 1994, is an Irish Company specialising in Smoke/Fire Dampers and Damper Control & Monitoring Systems. With our experience and range of market leading products, we offer the complete solution to achieving smoke/fire containment/extraction in HVAC systems for offices, hospitals, hotels, schools, apartments, shopping centres etc. Safegard Systems offer our experience and knowledge in the form of design advice, product selection, product supply, commissioning and final system certification.
For more information, visit www.safegard.ie/safegard-systems/
Vision Radio Fire
VRF is Ireland’s leading supplier of wireless and hybrid fire detection solutions, ranging from temporary coverage on building sites to protecting sensitive heritage projects. We deliver fully wireless, hybrid conventional and hybrid addressable radio based solutions.
From single panel systems, to multi panel networks with 1000+ devices. Our solutions and products are designed to comply with and in many cases exceed I.S. 3218 (2013) and EN54 – part 25.
Kingspan Insulated Panels
Kingspan Insulated Panels has established a leading position for the manufacture and supply of factory pre-engineered insulated roof and wall systems. Their LPCB and FM approved insulated panel systems are used extensively in most building sectors. The Department of Education & Science has chosen Kingzip as one of the approved specifications for the Generic Repeat Design (GRD) program.
Recently Kingspan introduced a revolutionary hybrid foam technology. This new QuadCore insulation builds on over 40 years experience on product development, resulting in an Insulated Panel with 20% enhanced thermal performance and a thermal and structural warranty of up to 40 years.
To find out more, call +353 (0) 42 9698500, or visit our website at www.kingspanpanels.ie
Talbot Hotel (Formerly Stillorgan Park Hotel)
EARLY BIRD RATE €365 + VAT per Person – (Closing Friday 29th September) Normal Rate @ €465 + VAT.
Please note the early bird discount can close sooner than expected once a certain amount of seats fill up, therefore your prompt booking is strongly advised to avoid disappointment
CMG Events Conference Discount
- 15% discount for the third delegate booked or subsequent bookings thereafter from the same company.
The rate to attend includes morning tea/coffee and refreshments on arrival at registration, mid-morning tea/coffee and pastries and full buffet lunch. You will receive the speakers PowerPoint presentations within 24 hours after the event.