Winter Symposium 

Mark your calendar and plan to attend the 2020 Winter Symposium at the Sheraton at Capitol Square and the Ohio Statehouse on March 3-4, 2020.

Registration is now open! Click Here to register today!

Prices for this year are as follows:
1 Attendee from your department: $120
2 Attendees from your department $200
3 Attendees from your department $280

To reserve your room at the Sheraton at Capitol Square, please click here

*subject to change*

Tuesday - March 3, 2020
12:30pm - 2:00pm: Roundtable discussions with OFCA Board Members
1:00pm: Statehouse Tour (The Statehouse)
2:00pm: Invited - Lt. Governor Jon Husted
2:30pm: State Senator Bob Hackett
3:00pm: Director Tom Stickrath
3:30pm: State Representative Jay Edwards
4:00pm: Hotel Check in
4:45pm: Photo on the steps of the Statehouse in Class A Uniforms (The Statehouse)
5:00 - 7:00pm: Legislative Reception (The Statehouse)

Wednesday - March, 4 2020
7:30am - 8:30am: Breakfast
8:30am: Bridge Safety/Impact on the Fire Service, Tim Keller
9:10am: Initial Best Practices for 1st Responder Mental Health - What Chief Officers should be providing for their people, Dave Freeman
9:55am: Navigating EEOC and OCRC Charges, OTARMA Defense Attorney - Paul Lafayette, Esq.
10:30am: SFM Update, Marshal Jeff Hussey
10:50am: SFM Investigation Bureau - Investigation Techniques & Electronic Forensics, Chief Hobbs & Analyst Deb VanFossen