WFCEA Conference


WFCEA Fall Conference

September 19-21, 2018

Fond du Lac

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Wednesday September 19, 2018

0730 – 0800    Pre Conference Registration (Training Opportunity Open to all Fire Service Members Registration: $50.00 per person)

0800 – 1200    The Training Challenge – Chief Forest Reeder (A great presentation for the Chief and the Training Officer)          

1200 – 1300    Lunch 

1300 – 1700    Incident Commander’s Inheritance Chief Forest Reeder

1800               WFCEA Networking – Pizza Buffet – Holiday Inn Indoor Recreation Center – Sponsored by: Blauer Uniforms, North Central Ambulance and BRYCER. Complimentary chair massages will be available from Ideal Chiropractic, Fond du Lac. 

Thursday September 20, 2018

0700 – 0800    Breakfast included with Hotel Room

0730 – 0800    Fall Conference Registration

0800 – 1000    Employee Engagement – Amanda Ayala, Wisconsin Department of Corrections

1000 – 1130    Drones in the Fire Department – Madison Police Department

1130 – 1245    Working Lunch – Business Meeting 

1300 – 1345    SPS 330 Progress Update and Overview of Document – April Hammond, DSPS Public Sector Safety Inspector 

1345 – 1430    Wisconsin Emergency Management Update – Brian Satula, Wisconsin Emergency Management Administrator 

1430 - 1600     Cambria Milling Plant Incident – Chief Cody Doucette and Beaver Dam Apartment Explosion Incident– Chief Alan Mannel        

1600 – 1700    “I am, I was, I am” – Chief Tim Franz, Fire Chief (Ret.) Oshkosh Fire Department      

1800                Dinner Buffet and Cash Bar – South Hills Golf and Country Club (Transportation provided to and from venue compliments of Fond du Lac Convention and Visitor’s Bureau)

Friday September 21, 2018

0700 – 0800   Breakfast included with Hotel Room

0800 – 1200    Legal Update – Kyle J. Gulya, Attorney, von BRIESEN & ROPER

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  • Wednesday Pre-Conference Only ($50) - Open to all Fire Personnel
  • Pre-Conference and Full Conference ($225)
  • Conference Only ($200)


Hotel Information

Holiday Inn & Express Fond du Lac
(Entire building protected by fire sprinkler system)
55 Holiday Ln
Fond du Lac, WI 54937
A short walk across a parking lot to get to the Conference Center.

Room Rate: King Suite $82/night

To make room reservations, call 920-322-0460 and mention Wisconsin Fire Chiefs' Education Assocaiton Fall Conference.

Holiday Inn Fond du Lac
(Only partial protection by fire sprinkler system)
625 W Rolling Meadows Dr
Fond du Lac, WI 54937
Conference Center is located within this hotel.  

Room Rate: One King or Two Queen Beds $82/night

To make room reservations, call 920-923-1440 and mention Wisconsin Fire Chiefs' Education Assocaiton Fall Conference.


(Mention Tax Exempt Status when calling and bring the appropriate forms to check in)

Please make your reservations by August 21, 2018

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