PROGRAMME

DAY 1 (27 March 2018) Tuesday
Time Programme
7:00 am – 9:00 am Registration
9:15 am – 10.30 am Official Opening of IFCEM 2018 Conference
11.00 am Official Opening ofIFCEM 2018 Exhibition
11:30 am Exhibition Visit
12.30 pm Lunch
SESSION 1 CHAIRMAN:

Ir. Wong See FoongCouncil Member,
The Institution of Fire Engineers (Malaysia)

SESSION THEME: Fire & Rescue – Operational Challenges

02:00 pm KEYNOTE : YAS Dato’ Sri Hj. Wan Mohd Nor bin Hj. Ibrahim Director General, Fire and Rescue Department of Malaysia
02:30 pm Paper 1 – Learning the Lessons from an Unprecedented Threat – How LFB Meets the Operational Challenges DC Steve Apter Director of Safety and Assurance London Fire Brigade (LFB)
03:15 pm Paper 2 – Operational ResponseChallenges and Innovations in Singapore AC Ling Young Ern Director, Operations Department Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF)
04:00 pm Paper 3 – Sabah Earthquake – High Altitude Search & Rescue SAC Hj. Nordin bin Pauzi Director, Fire and Rescue Department of Sabah, Malaysia
04.45 pm Question and Answer
05:30 pm Tea Break & Exhibition
07:30 pm IFCEM 2018 Dinner
DAY 2 (28 March 2018) Wednesday
Time Programme
SESSION 2 CHAIRMAN:

SAC Mohammad Hamdan bin Haji Wahid
Assistant Director General, Training Division,
Fire and Rescue Department of Malaysia

SESSION THEME: Fire Safety – Issues & Solutions

09:00 am KEYNOTE :
Mr. Jim Pauley
President and CEO of National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)
09:30 am Paper 4 – Are Façade Fires an Unavoidable Feature of Modern Architecture?

Prof. Jose’ L. Torero
Director,
Center for Disaster Resilience,
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering,
University of Maryland

10:15 am Tea Break
10:45 am Paper 5 – High Rise Building Disaster: Lesson Learnt

Mr Tay Hao Giang
Vice President,
The Institution of Fire Engineers (Malaysia)

11:30 am Paper 6 – Passive & Active Fire Strategies for Super Tall Building Design

AC Hamdan bin Ali
Fire Safety Division,
Fire and Rescue Department of Malaysia

&

Ir. Chen Thiam Leong
Past President,
Association of Consulting Engineers Malaysia (ACEM)

12:15 pm Question & Answer
12:45 pm Lunch
SESSION 3 CHAIRMAN:

YBhg. Datuk Dr. Soh Chai HockChairman
Fire Prevention Council Malaysia (FIPCOM)

SESSION THEME: Fire – Science & Engineering

02:00 pm Paper 7 – The Design and Reality Disconnect

SAC Edwin Galan Teruki
Assistant Director General Fire Investigation Division
Fire and Rescue Department of Malaysia

& Ar. Chee Soo Teng
Council Member,
The Institution of Fire Engineers (Malaysia)

02:45 pm Paper 8 – Electrical Causes of Fire in the UK – The Changes Achieved Following Thorough Evidence – Based Fire Investigations

Dr. Nick Carey – Hawkins and Associates Limited

03:30 pm Paper 9: Fire Protection Technician Accreditation

Mr. Rob Llewellyn
Chairman Confederation of Fire Protection Associations – Asia

04:15 pm Question and Answer
04:45 pm End of IFCEM 2018 Conference
05:00 pm Tea Break
DAY 3 (29 March 2018) Thursday
Time Programme
09:00 am– 12:00 pm Technical Visit and Demonstration
09:30 am – 06:00 pm Exhibition