The International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) is proud to present the first conference dedicated to fire operations in the Middle East as well as the first IAFC conference in collaboration with Saudi Aramco. You will hear from expert speakers from the United States, Europe, Africa and the Middle East on overall fire operations during this extraordinary event.

The IAFC, a non-profit association, represents the leadership of firefighters and emergency responders worldwide. Our members are the world's leading experts in firefighting, emergency medical services, large-scale response, hazardous materials spills, natural disasters, search and rescue, and public safety policy.

Welcome Letter from Chief Tom Jenkins, International Association of Fire Chiefs

Welcome Letter from Ghassan G. Abulfaraj, Fire Protection Department, Saudi Aramco

IFOC18 Conference Brochure 

This two-day event, preceded by one-day of in-depth preconference courses, focuses on overall fire operations and offers leading-edge education for fire service officers and personnel. 

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