Topic: Fire Safety Design, Engineering and Management in Healthcare Premises
Date: 17th September 2014
Venue: GCU University, 40 Fashion Street, Spitalfields, London, E1 6PX.
Arrive: 13.30pm for a 13.45pm start.

Effective fire safety depends on a combination of physical fire precautions and a robust system of effective management. Fire safety in the healthcare environment is particularly challenging.

13.45 – 14.00 Committee Meeting

14.00 – 14.15 Branch Meeting
1. Opening and Welcome address
2. Committee update on draft Business Plan (20 minutes), Steve Hamm
3. Apologies for Absence, Steve Hamm
4. Minutes of last meeting – Steve Hamm
5. Matters arising, Steve Hamm
6. Marketing and Events update, Ben Bradford
7. Next Committee meeting
8. Next Branch meeting
9. A.O.B

14.15 – 14.30 Our hosts Glasgow Caledonian University are bringing their Fire Engineering degree to London and will introduce the University and academic programmes offered in London.

14.30 – 15.00 Fire Safety in Healthcare Premises, Paul Bishop, Fire Safety Manager, Royal Marsden

15.00 – 15.30 Fire Safety in Healthcare Premises a Fire Service perspective, Steve Turek, LFB

15.30 – 16.00 Break & Refreshments

16.00 – 16.30 HTM 05-02, James Lavender, Principle Fire Engineer for BRE Global

16.30 – 17.00 HTM 05-01, Tom Gilbert, Discipline Lead – Fire Risk Management, BB7

Networking drinks: For those who want to stay and chat there is an informal networking drinks session planned at The Ten Bells Pub. Firmly on the Shoreditch circuit, this prominent, stripped-down corner pub is our option for IFE London networking drinks.

Cost: Free of charge to IFE London Branch Membership. Please make sure your membership is affiliated to the London Branch at HQ. Please confirm your attendance in advance. We have a limited number of places, available on a first come first serve basis:
Email IFE London events chair Ben Bradford at