Rounding out the conference tracks are: * Codes and Standards-Includes information on the reasons behind important code changes and how they will be implemented. * Detection and Suppression-Focuses on code requirements and design issues, the application of new technologies in alarm and suppression systems, and the impact of maintenance on systems performance. * Disaster Preparedness/Business Continuity-Includes information on assessing risks and consequences, emergency preparedness, contingency planning, incident management, and recovery plans. * Fire and Emergency Response-Includes current information on fire-fighting apparatus and technologies, safety and preparedness for first responders, incident command strategies, and fire prevention and inspection techniques. * Industrial Fire Safety and securityEmphasizes new technology in industrial fire protection and emergency response, fuel storage issues, and security of industrial processes. * necforum(TM)-Considers new electrical design issues, successful maintenance programs, best practices in electrical contracting, effective inspection techniques, and practical electrical safety programs. * Premises security-Examines issues related to creating and implementing security plans, as well as designing, installing, and maintaining security systems. * Public Education-Includes fire and lifesafety planning and strategies.