National Association of Fire Investigators

September 24-26, 2018 in Itasca, IL ISFI 2018

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ISFI 2018 is the 8th presentation of this biennial professional symposium. ISFI emphasizes the application of modern fire science and technology to fire investigations and analyses. This international gathering of fire investigation and fire science experts is organized by the National Association of Fire Investigators (NAFI).

Accepted Speaker Registration $775 - Price available for up to 2 speakers per paper.
Delegate Registration $875

Each day of the Symposium will offer plenary session presentations in the mornings and afternoon breakout sessions.  A copy of the proceedings is included with each registration. The Symposium language is English.

The popular ISFI Gala Dinner will again be offered on Tuesday, September 25th at 7PM.

Meets Full CFEI Recertification Requirements.


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Conference Fees

All plenary sessions, afternoon breakout sessions, and a copy of the proceedings

$775 Accepted Speaker Registration $875 Delegate Registration



Optional Textbooks

Additional copies of the 2018 ISFI Proceedings may be ordered for pick up at registration.

You may order previous editions of the ISFI proceedings from the NAFI store.


Conference Details

Authors wishing to present papers at ISFI 2018 should submit abstracts not to exceed 750 words by May 1, 2018. Authors whose abstracts are selected for paper presentation will receive a substantial discount on the symposium registration fee. Successful submission authors will be notified by May 5, 2018. Each accepted paper will receive up to two discounted registration.

Completed papers are due in the ISFI offices by August 1, 2018.

Each day of the Symposium will feature two plenary session presentations in the mornings, daily luncheons, refreshment breaks through out the day, afternoon breakout presentation lectures in the afternoon, and panel discussions to end the day. Copies of the ISFI 2018 Proceedings will include all ISFI 2018 papers and will be distributed to each symposium delegate.

Registration fees includes admission to morning plenary sessions and afternoon parallel breakout lectures, daily continental breakfast, all-day coffee/refreshment breaks, one copy of the Symposium Proceedings, and Certificate of Attendance. Registration fees do not include lodging accommodations or other subsistence.

*By submitting your registration you agree to be included in the training program participant list.

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About the Westin Chicago Northwest

Book online through the hotel's website or by phone at 630-773-4000 to enjoy a special attendees-only room rate of $140.00

400 Park Blvd. | Itasca, IL 60143
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Optional Materials

The following supplemental material are available for pre-order. You may select these items on your registration form.

  • ISFI 2018 Proceedings Book - Pre-order of the 2018 ISFI Proceedings. $100.00
  • ISFI 2018 Proceedings Thumbdrive - Pre-order of the 2018 ISFI Proceedings. $100.00