Symposium in the West is not just another leadership event, it's a unique opportunity to learn and engage with fellow officers from volunteer and combination departments.

The IAFC's VCOS has a history of creating valuable networking opportunities where solutions are shared and life-long connections are made.

Networking Reception

Thursday, May 3, 5:30 - 7:30 PM

Symposium in the West was created as a way to bring volunteer and combination officers together in the western part of the United States. Join other like-minded leaders for idea sharing and create valuable connections with colleagues and company representatives.

NFFF 9/11 Memorial 5K Run/Walk

Friday, May 4, 6:45 am
Onsite registration begins at 6:00 am.

The VCOS 9/11 Memorial 5K is a way to honor and remember the firefighters who selflessly gave their lives so that others might live.  Through firefighter and community participation we can ensure that our fallen firefighters are honored and that we will never forget.

Register today.

The Afterglow

Saturday, May 5, 4 PM

After 3 days of educational programming, join us for a relaxing time in the Embassy Suites lounge to watch the Kentucky Derby. Connect with other attendees as you prepare for your journey home and watch the fastest two minutes in sports.