Fire Leadership Challenge 2019
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Register Now for Fire Leadership Challenge! 

Choose your education sessions and reserve your hotel room, space is filling up fast. We want you to be a part of the in-depth conversations and learning that makes Fire Leadership Challenge so valuable. See Who's Coming!

Colorado State Fire Chiefs is proud to partner with Division of Fire Prevention and Control, and the Colorado Professional Fire Fighters to bring together nearly 600 fire officers, firefighters and suppliers.

Check out this short video for an inside look at the learning, connecting and excitement Fire Leadership has to offer. 

We want to see you at the Keystone Conference Center, October 22 - 25.  

NEW!! ISO Incident Safety Officer 2-Day Academy - Get the full details and add it to your registration to maximize your conference experience.  

WHY Fire Leadership Challenge?

EDUCATION: The core education focuses on everything you need to know in areas such as operations and administration while also addressing the critical issues and leadership topics essential for success. 

Plus, Fire Leadership Challenge is the only state chief's currently offering COLS I and CHIEF I of the IAFC Officer Development Program. Review the education and look for sessions with the COLS and CHIEF labels to see what each program has to offer. 
EXHIBITS: Establish important vendor relationships while discovering the latest technology, equipment and resources available to help you do your job more efficiently. Check out the latest Exhibit floorplan. 

  • Welcome Reception: Start the week off right as you connect with colleagues old and new. Enjoy great refreshments surrounded by great company. 
  • Exhibitor Reception: Red, White and Blue Fire District invites attendees to the Exhibit Hall for fun games, great giveaways and the opportunity to gather with attendees and exhibitors.  
  • Bluejeans, Bluegrass and Beer: We close out the conference with live music, food and drinks. You're sure to leave having expanded your network of peers and with new contact you can call on through out the year.  

Times and Agenda subject to change
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
11:00am - 5:00pm Registration Open
11:00am - 12 Noon CSFC Combination Chiefs Section Meeting
1:00pm - 5:00pm CHIEFS I / COLS I
3:30pm - 5:00pm CSFC Annual Meeting
5:30pm - 7:30pm NEW! Welcome Reception
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
7:00am - 8:00am Colorado Firefighter Heart & Cancer Benefits Trust Membership Meeting
7:00am - 8:00am Exhibits Open / Breakfast in Exhibit Hall
8:00am - 9:30am Opening Ceremony & Keynote
9:30am - 10:30am Break with Exhibitors
10:30am - 11:30am Workshops
11:30am - 1:00pm Lunch in Exhibit Hall
1:00pm - 2:00pm Keynote
2:00pm - 3:00pm Break with Exhibitors
3:00pm - 4:00pm Workshops
4:00pm - 5:30pm Exhibit Hall Reception
Thursday, October 24, 2019
7:30am - 8:30am Exhibits Open / Breakfast in Exhibit Hall
8:30am - 9:30am Keynote
9:30am - 10:30am Break with Exhibitors
10:30am - 11:30am Workshops
11:30am - 1:00pm Lunch in Exhibit Hall
1:00pm - 2:30pm FireTALKS
2:45pm - 5:00pm Workshops
5:00pm - 6:00pm Beer & Blue Grass Reception
Friday, October 25, 2019
7:00am - 8:00am Breakfast
8:00am - 9:00am
9:15am - 11:00am   Keynotes followed by CHIEFS and COLS Presentation of Certificates

Thank you to our Sustaining Partners for their ongoing support of Fire Leadership Challenge.