Events

2020

Upcoming Events

Monday 28th September 2020, 11.00-12.00 BST
Webinar
Strategy to Fundamental Fire Research in Reduced Gravity
Prof Yuji Nakamura from Toyohashi University of Technology
 

Past Events

Thursday 27th August 2020, 11.00-12.00 BST
DWojciech Węgrzyński from ITB Poland
 

Monday 22th June 2020, 10.00-11.00 BST
Webinar
Fire dynamics in exposed timber compartments
Dr Carmen Gorska from Stora Enso

Monday 2nd March 2020, 11.00-12.00 
Room 765, CAGB
Imperial College South Kensington Campus
Dr Eleni Asimakopoulou from University of Central Lancashire
 
Wednesday 19th February 2020, 14.00-15.00 
Room 207 Skempton Building
Imperial College South Kensington Campus
Dr Nieves Fernandez-Anez  from Western Norway University of Applied Sciences
 
Monday 20th January 2020, 11.00-12.00 
Meeting room 765 CAGB
Imperial College South Kensington Campus
Overview of the 1973 Summerland fire
Benjamin Khoo from Imperial College London
 
Wednesday 15th January 2020, 14.00-16.00
Arup Headquarters
Vulnerability to Fire of Heritage Timber Structures
Dr. John Gales from York University

2019

Past Events 

Wednesday 11th December 2019, 13.00 - 14.00 
Strand Building S0.03, Department of Engineering, 
King's College London - Strand Campus
Friday 6th December 2019, 17.00-20.00
Lecture Theater 300 CAGB
Imperial College South Kensington Campus
CHRISTMAS PARTY
 
Monday 25th November 2019, 11.00-12.00 
Lecture Theater room 200 CAGB
Imperial College South Kensington Campus
Pyrogeography and the need for diversity
Dr. Cathelijne Stoof from Wageningen University
 
Tuesday 22nd October 2019, 19.00-22.00

The Union Bar
Beit Quad, Prince Consort Rd
THE FIRE QUIZ

Monday 21st October 2019, 11.00-12.00
Lecture Room 315, Skempton Building
Imperial College South Kensington Campus
Dr Benjamin Ralph, Head of Fire Safety at Foster+Partners
 
Monday 30th September 2019, 11.00-12.00

Queen Anne QA063 (Meeting Room)
University of Greenwich Campus
An insight into the LFB Fire Engineering Group
Lynsey Seal - Joint Head of London Fire Brigade Fire Engineering Group

Wednesday 25th September 2019, 11.00-12.00

Lecture Theater 640 CAGB
Imperial College South Kensington Campus
Translating engineering innovation into fire safety regulation
Prof. Vincent M Brannigan from the University of Maryland

Tuesday 24th September 2019, 11.00-12.00
Queen Anne QA063 (Meeting Room) 
University of Greenwich Campus
Fire Safety in Informal Settlements
Danielle Antonellis – Senior Fire Safety Engineer at Arup
 
Monday 23rd September 2019, 11.00-12.00

Lecture Theater 640 CAGB
Imperial College South Kensington Campus
The forest fire issue in southeastern France
Anne Ganteaume - Research fellow at irstea

Monday 16th September 2019, 11.00-12.00

Lecture Theater 664 CAGB
Imperial College South Kensington Campus
Fire safety, a holistic approach
Pieter Maes - Firefighter at Brussels fire department

Tuesday 27th August 2019, 11.00-12.00
Lecture Theater 207, Skempton Building
Imperial College South Kensington Campus
Timber structures exposed to fire – a discussion of issues, solutions and work needed
David Barber - Principal at Arup
 
Monday 15th July 2019, 11.00-12.00

Room 640 CAGB
Imperial College South Kensington Campus
Fire safety engineering: Certain uncertainty
Dr. Danny Hopkin

Wednesday 10th July 2019, 11.00-12.00
Room 640 CAGB
Imperial College South Kensington Campus
Modelling Grenfell facade system
Dr Eric Guillaume
 
Thursday 4th July 2019, 10.00-11.00
Room 765 CAGB
Imperial College South Kensington Campus
Dr. Cristian Maluk
 

Monday 24th June 2019, 11.00 - 12.00
Room 765 CAGB
Imperial College South Kensington Campus
Compartmentation principles and fire stopping installation in buildings 
by Octavian Lalu & Tom Lennon from BRE Group

Monday 10th June 2019, 11.00 - 12.45
SKEM 165 Skempton Building
Imperial College South Kensington Campus
Modeling the thermal decomposition behavior of a carbon fiber epoxy composite & Bouyancy effect on flame spread
by Dr. Sarah Scott & Dr. Maria Thomsen

Monday 13th May 2019, 11.00 - 12.00
SKEM 164 Skempton Building
Imperial College South Kensington Campus
California Fires of Autumn 2018
by Mr. Charles S. Bushey

Monday 29th April 2019, 11.30 - 12.30
Lecture Room 640 CAGB
Imperial College South Kensington Campus
Creating a database of facade fire incidents in tall buildings
by Dr. Michael Spearpoint

Wednesday 17th April 2019, 11.00 - 12.00
Lecture Room 640 CAGB
Imperial College South Kensington Campus
A systematic and holistic approach for evaluating the fire risk associated with facades
by Dr. Martyn S. McLaggan

Monday 25th March 2019, 11.30 - 12.30
Lecture Room 640 CAGB
Imperial College South Kensington Campus
The spill plume in smoke control design
by Dr. Roger Harrison