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Conference Program Scheduler

NOTE: This is the 2018 schedule for reference only. The 2019 schedule will be released later this year.

View, browse and sort the ever-growing list of sessions by pass type, track, and format. With this Session Scheduler, you can build your schedule in advance and access it during the show via export or with the Mobile App, once live. Sessions do fill up and seating is first come, first serve, so arrive early to sessions that you would like to attend.

Fire Detection: The Latest Developments and Technologies

  • Rob Griffiths (Vice President, Maritime Policy, Cruise Lines International Association)
  • Rick Jeffress (Business Development, Video Analytics and Marine, Fike Corporation)
  • George Legg (Lead Electrotechnical Specialist for The Americas, Lloyds Register)
  • Wiel Penders (Executive Vice President Sales & Operations, DASPOS A/S)
  • Capt. Antonio Prestigiacomo (Client relationship Manager / Senior Fire & Safety Specialist , Lloyd’s Register North America Inc., Lloyd's Register Marine & Offshore)
Location: Floridian Ballroom
Pass Types: VIP All Access Pass, Conference Pass, Cruise Line Pass, Speaker Pass, Exhibitor Pass, Show Floor Only Pass - Get your pass now!
Session Type: Safety & Security Symposium
Sector: Safety & Security
Recording: TBD

Shipboard fires are among the most serious safety risks faced by our industry and early detection is the key to avoiding and/or mitigating potential impacts to our guests, crewmembers and ships. In this session, we will examine fire detection innovations, and associated policy implications, including:

  • Thermal, video analytic, hydrocarbon, and particulate detection systems
  • Equipment calibration and maintenance
  • Advances in alarm systems
  • Safety Management System (SMS) impacts/changes due to new technologies