16th International Conference on Automatic Fire Detection & Suppression, Detection and the Signaling Research and Applications Conference

September 12-14, 2017
College Park Marriott Hotel & Conference Center, Hyattsville, Maryland

We invite you to join us at AUBE ‘17/SUPDET 2017, a joint conference of the 16th International Conference on Automatic Fire Detection (AUBE ’17) and the Suppression, Detection and Signaling Research and Applications Symposium (SUPDET 2017). The combination of these two international conferences continues the tradition of presenting the latest developments in research, technology and applications for the fire protection community. 

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National Fire Research Laboratory tour

Participants in the conference have the opportunity to tour the National Fire Research Laboratory at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). The tour will take place on the morning of Friday, September 15. Transportation will be provided to and from the lab and participants will return to the conference hotel by noon (airport transportation will not be provided). Since this is a government facility, pre-registration is required and non-US citizens and green card holders will have to submit additional information. Please contact Eric Peterson if you are interested in this opportunity. Deadline to sign up for the tour is Tuesday, September 5.

Registration fees
  • $800 USD; For EUSAS members $700 USD

Cancellations after August 28 will not be refunded. Through Aug. 28, refunds are subject to a $25 processing fee.

Speaker registration fees
  • $400 USD; For EUSAS members $350 USD
No speaker refunds will be allowed after proceedings are printed (4-5 weeks before conference)


Guest rooms are available at the College Park Marriott Hotel & Conference Center at a group rate of $189 + tax (USD) for the evenings of September 11-14. Make your guest room reservation. The cut-off date to receive the group rate is August 15.

Thank you to our sponsors!

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     NFPA Conference & Expo sponsor - UL

 NFPA Conference & Expo sponsor - Victaulic