Holiday Inn Dayton/Fairborn

February 5th, 6th, 7th, & 8th, 2020

Call for 2020 Presentation

We are now accepting abstracts for consideration for the 2020 Miami Valley Fire & EMS Conference, scheduled for February 5th-7th, 2020 in Dayton, Ohio. We are looking for timely and educationally sound presentations that are relevant to the fire service. The following topics can be submitted for consideration (including hands on training proposals): 

  • Fire Service Leadership (Basic and advanced leadership covering emergency and non-emergency topics)

  • Fire Service Training & Operations

  • Technical Rescue Operations (Vehicle extrication, trench, high angle, etc.)

  • Firefighter Health, Wellness & Fitness (Includes fitness, behavioral health and nutrition) 

  • Prevention & Investigation (Includes case studies, community risk assessment, fire protection, etc.)

  • Professional Development (Includes company/chief officer development, decision-making, etc.)

  • EMS Topics (Includes EMS leadership, latest practices, new innovations, etc.)

When submitting your proposal(s) consider the following guidelines:

  • Top consideration is given to current or new, high-quality and/or timely topics;
  • Strong consideration will be given to presentations that focus on educational tracks listed above;

  • The title of each session should be descriptive and impactful so attendees know what the class is about;

Your course description should answer the following:

-What will attendees gain from this session?
-What are the learning objectives?
-What will attendees take home to their department? 


Your proposal MUST include:

  1. A detailed description of your prospective conference session. The program description should be limited to 300 words and written specifically for the attendee. 

  2. A short bio (Max 50 words) describing your education and experience in the fire service & emergency services. The submitted bio will be used for marketing and promotional materials.

  3. The names and titles of each speaker/instructor. Bios for each instructor MUST be included.

The selected submitters will receive an e-mail notification of participation.

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