BackConference Schedule
PROGRAM OF EVENTS - PRELIMINARY SCHEDULE
WEDNESDAY JUNE 18, 2014
9:00am Annual Golf Classic- St. Anne's Country Club, Agawam, MA-Shotgun Start at 10:00am

3pm - 5pm

Member registration open in the Longford Room on the 3rd floor.
3pm - 5pm Networking Suite open in the Longford Room on the 3rd floor.
                                                                                                                                                                  
THURSDAY JUNE 19, 2014
8:00am Exhibitor Registration & Display set-up at Eastern States Exposition - Office open until 3pm
8am - 4pm NEFAMA Seminar 1 -   at Expo Center Fire Station - use gate 2
9am - 12pm Member registration - Longford Room 3rd floor
12:45pm Opening Ceremony at Sheraton Hotel - Highland Room
1:00pm NEDIAFC Annual Meeting & Swearing in of Officers - Hospitality rooms closed
2:15pm NEAFC State Caucus Meetings
2:30pm NEAFC Annual Meeting, elections & swearing in of Officers - Hospitality rooms closed.
7:00pm Enjoy the many fine area restaurants.
9:30pm Networking room open -- Longford Room 3rd floor.                                                                    


FRIDAY            JUNE 20, 2014
8am - 4pm NEFAMA Seminar 2 -   at Expo Center Fire Station #4 - Use Gate 2
8am - 9am Boot Camp Workout at the Sheraton Hotel - all attendees welcome to attend
9am - 5pm Registration & Exhibits open at the main parking area entrance information center. Enter from Gate #9 off Memorial Ave.
10am - 1pm Seminar #1 - "Firefighter Cancer Awareness" in the Young Building at EXPO Center
11:30am - 2:30pm Partners - Amherst Winery Tour - "Sip & Paint" w/light lunch (registration required)
7pm - 10pm  Theme Night - Buffet, Dancing, entertainment by "Over Time Band" at Sheraton Hotel
10:00-11:30pm Networking room open - Longford Room 3rd floor.
SATURDAY JUNE 21, 2014
8:00am Boot Camp Workout at Sheraton Hotel - all attendees welcome
9am - 3pm Exhibits & Registration open at main gate. Use Gate 9 off Memorial Ave.

9am

Mechanics EVT Certification Testing at the EXPO Center Fire Station #4                                    

10am - 1pm Seminar #2 - "Hybrid Vehicles" in the Young Building at EXPO Center
12pm - 2pm Partners Lunch at Lattitude Restaurant  across from EXPO Center (registration required)
 4:30pm

 Memorial Service at Christ Church Cathedral - Springfield. Bus leaves at 3:50 & 4:10pm

 7:00pm Presidential Banquet Celebration at the Sheraton Hotel and swearing in of Presidents
 10:00pm Networking room open after the Banquet conclusion
 
 
   
SUNDAY JUNE 22, 2014
7:30am Catholic Mass with Rev. Michael Leckie, Chaplain. Sheraton Springfield Hotel. 
7:30am Protestant Services with Rev. Gary Blume, Chaplain. Sheraton Springfield Hotel.                                
9am - 2pm Exhibits at Expo Center open until 2:00pm (Gates close at 1:00pm)


Have a safe trip home and thank you for your participation. Join us again next year at the Sheraton Springfield & Eastern States Exposition for New England Fire/Rescue/EMS 2015