Telgian Executive Chairman Russell Leavitt will present at the 2016 Fire Sprinkler Americas Conference, taking place February 24-25, at the Intercontinental Medellin in Medellin, Colombia. Mr. Leavitt will lead a presentation titled “NFPA 13 2019 Edition: Proposed Reorganization,” focused on sharing the progress of the sprinkler system discharge for automatic sprinklers (NFPA 13) committee task group’s proposed changes to the 2019 edition of NFPA 13. The presentation will give attendees an understanding of what to expect from the reorganization of NFPA 13 and provide them with a general timeline for next steps.
The session will take place Thursday, February 25, from 11:35 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. COT. Mr. Leavitt serves as the chair of the task group leading the reorganization.
The 2016 Fire Sprinkler Americas Conference is the second gathering of its kind sponsored by the International Fire Sprinkler Association and features two days of informative presentations by world-renowned experts in the automatic fire sprinklers field. This year’s conference continues the dialogue started at the first conference in 2014 around the need for properly designed, installed and maintained fire sprinkler systems in Latin America. The International Fire Sprinkler Association was formed in 1999 by the National Fire Sprinkler Association to encourage the use of sprinkler systems around the world.
For more information or to register for the conference, please visit: http://www.nfsa.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=753643