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FRI - Your Trusted Source
FRI, the annual conference and expo of the IAFC, has provided senior-level leadership training to fire chiefs for 140 years. As an organization, the IAFC represents the world's leading experts in the first responder community. The IAFC's commitment to excellence is seen throughout FRI - from the classroom to the expo, the IAFC delivers when it comes to quality and value.
Whether you're looking for more education, more networking or more resources, you'll find more of what you're looking for at FRI. We offer comprehensive education, new ways to connect with vendors and colleagues, and the latest solutions to today's toughest challenges.
FRI Expo Floor
The FRI Expo Hall allows you to experience what's new in the industry. See live demos; talk one-on-one with vendors; and collect information on new tools, technology and equipment. Whether you're specing a future purchase or reviewing the recommendations of your team, the companies you want to do business with will be at FRI.
Connect With Your Customers
Face-to-face marketing is still one of the best tools you have to reach and influence customers. FRI offers you the opportunity to connect with the leading chiefs and officers who make, approve, influence and recommend purchases for their departments.
Partner with FRI to cultivate relationships with the largest gathering of fire service leaders to build your brand and deliver end-to-end solutions. FRI is the ONLY national fire service conference that offers all of this and reinvests the revenue back into the fire service!
If you’re looking to connect with the top individuals of the fire/EMS industry, you’ve found the right place:
Fire-Rescue International (FRI) 2016 Conference and Exhibit Hall. For over 140 years the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) has provided a forum for fire/ EMS leaders to collaborate on emerging topics and trends affecting today’s industry. You will find 8,200+ fire/EMS professionals of every rank attending FRI. These attendees have a proven demand for a wide range of products and services. The IAFC offers a number of ways for companies to get involved. Work with the IAF team to develop the custom program that best meets your company’s individual needs.
Reach the leading chiefs and officers across North America and around the globe:
Strengthen and build relationships with decision makers
Increase your company's sales
Launch new products and services
Determine new and emerging customer needs
Keep ahead of your competition
Maximize Your Investment
Whether your goal is to enhance brand exposure for your company, distinguish a new product from competitors, or simply attract more prospects to your booth, Fire-Rescue International offers a wide range of opportunities.
The International Association of Fire Chiefs represents the leadership of firefighters and emergency responders worldwide; our members are the world's leading experts in firefighting, emergency medical services, terrorism response, hazardous materials spills, natural disasters, search and rescue, and public safety policy. Since 1873, the IAFC has provided a forum for fire and emergency service leaders to exchange ideas, develop professionally and uncover the latest products and services available to first responders.
Contact the event managers listed below for more information about how you can participate at the FRI 2016 - Fire-Rescue International.
|Conference/Event Dates:||08/17/2016 - 08/20/2016|
|Expo/Exhibit Dates:||08/19/2016 - 08/20/2016|
|Expo/Exhibit Hours:||Fri. 10am - 5pm; Sat. 8:30am - 1pm|
|Other Industries:||Associations: Trade / Professional, Business, Emergency Medicine, Professional Healthcare, Safety|
|Cost to Attend:||http://www.iafc.org/micrositeFRIconf/RegistrationHotel/Content.cfm?Ite...|
|Audience:||Fire, Rescue and Emergency Services Chiefs and Officers|
|Notes:||FRI attendees represent a "who's who" among fire, rescue and emergency services chiefs and officers from all types and sizes of departments from North America and throughout the world.
21% Fire Chief
20% Chief Officer
12% Company Officer
4% Staff Officer
|Venue:||Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center|
|Venue Phone:||(210) 207-8500|
|Venue Type:||Indoor - Convention Center|
|Official Conference Hotel:||Hotel Information:|
|Conference Hotel URL:||http://www.iafc.org/micrositeFRIconf/RegistrationHotel/Content.cfm?Ite...|
|Number of Exhibitors:||600+ (2015) (Previous Year)|
|Event Square Footage:||225,000 (Past Event)|
|Exhibit Floorplan:||Click Here|
|Show Owner:||International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC)|
|Exhibitor Prospectus:||Click Here|
|Sponsorship Details:||FRI will help you meet the customers you need to grow your business. Conference sponsorships are powerful opportunities to expand your reach, enhance your presence and achieve your marketing goals. To align with your needs, FRI sponsorship offerings are organized into 3 distinct categories:
|Booth Size||Booth Cost||Available Amenities|
|100 - 2,000 sq. ft.||$15.00/sq. ft. General Exhibitor; $13.50/sq. ft. Conference Partner; $12.75/sq. ft. GEM Partner||Electricity:||Yes||- Unknown Price|
|2,001 - 4,000 sq. ft.||$13.00/sq. ft. General Exhibitor; $11.75/sq. ft. Conference Partner; $10.75/sq. ft. GEM Partner||Water:||n/a|
|4,001+ sq. ft.||$12.50/sq. ft. General Exhibitor; $11.50/sq. ft. Conference Partner; $10.25/sq. ft. GEM Partner||Generator:||n/a|
|Pavilion||$17.50/sq. ft. General Exhibitor, Conference Partner, GEM Partner||Marketing Vehicles Allowed:||Yes|
|Other Booth Sizes Available: n/a|
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