Welcome to the Nordic Fire & Safety Days August 17th and 18th 2017




The Nordic Fire & Safety Days 2017 is a conference on Fire and Safety in the Nordic countries. NFSD2017 will be helt on August 17th and 18th 2017 at  Aalborg University in Copenhagen . This years conference is limited to 350 delegates. NFSD is a yearly event carried out by the Nordic universities and research institutes dealing with risk and fire safety. The conference is held by RISE Research Institutes of Sweden in collaboration with Aalborg University in Copenhagen and the Technical University of Denmark, Lund University, Aalto University,

 Luleå University, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, University of Stavanger University College Haugesund and Iceland University as well as VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland  Ltd and the Danish Institute of Fire and Security Technology.

The days put focus on risk and fire research in the Nordic countries. Contributions from other countries are more than welcome. The conference language is English. The topics cover but are not restricted to: 



• Fire dynamics

• Fire chemistry 

• Fire detection and supression
• Forensics 
• Structural fire safety 

• Off shore fires

• Transportation

• Management of rescue service

• Multi hazard control

• Safety management
• Health and environmental risks
• Societal activities and resilience
• Risk and innovations

• Residential fires

• Decision-making
• Evacuation
• Crowd management 
• Human behavior




 The titles of the keynote lectures for the Nordic Fire & Safety Days 2017 are set:

  • The title of the lecture on August 17th is Furniture fire properties and their importance for domestic fire safety and
  • the lecture of August 18th Fire brigade intervention method – accounting for the action of the fire service




Anne Dederichs (RISE, DTU) and Lars Schiøtt Sørensen (DTU) on behalf of the NFSD consortium.




Delegates from the NFSD2016.


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