Joint CAFC Women Chiefs and Company Officers Network of Canada & Alberta Fire, Emergency Management, Wildfire Management Women's (AFEW) Meeting

The Annual AFEW Meeting will be taking place Friday, September 13 just before the start of FRC.
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Where There is Smoke

Where There Is Smoke features stories that intersect art, labour, and equity and disrupt any presumed single narrative of women firefighters that represent 3% of firefighters in Ontario. Feedback demonstrates that Where There is Smoke enhances how firefighters see themselves, and the public’s understanding of firefighting. For more information, CLICK HERE!
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Opening Ceremonies & Memorial Service

The Opening Ceremonies and Memorial Service on the evening of Friday, September 13 and kicks off Fire-Rescue Canada as well as honors chief officers who have passed away since FRC2018. Dignitaries and invited guests attend the service that includes a procession.
The Welcome Reception follows the service.
Dress: Business, Uniform

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Saturday Exhibit Hall Tailgate

Join us for this networking event in the Exhibit Hall Saturday, September 14, which is designed to focus on socializing between delegates and exhibitors.
Includes casual dinner and drinks.
Dress: Casual 
Entertainment: Memphis & the Renaissance Poets
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Sunday Fun Night - Girletz Rodeo Ranch

Join us at the Girletz Rodeo Ranch for the Real Wild West on Sunday, September 15! Authentic Western Spirit with barbecues, bull riding, rodeos, wild west shows, and more.  Shuttles will be provided, leaving the Hyatt at 5:00 pm and returning throughout the night. 
Dress Code: Casual or Wild West attire! 
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Monday Awards Gala

The Awards Gala is the highlight of the week where attendees enjoy a delicious meal with their peers whilst CAFC recognizes member achievements including the presentation of the Fire Chief of the Year Awards.  Join us Monday, September 16 for this event!
Dress: Semi-Formal, Formal, Business, Uniform, Mess Kit