Fire and Evacuation Modeling Technical Conference 2018

Dates: October 1-3, 2018 | Location: Courtyard Gaithersburg Washingtonian Center in Gaithersburg, MD, USA


Thunderhead Engineering is hosting the 4th Fire and Evacuation Modeling Technical Conference on October 1-3, 2018 in Gaithersburg, Maryland. This conference will be focused on Fire and Evacuation Modeling to encourage continued communication and collaboration with others in the field. To discuss the upcoming conference, or the FEMTC event in general, please join us to chat on the FEMTC Slack Workspace.

Call for Papers: Submission Guidelines and Dates

To be selected as a speaker for this conference, send an abstract (maximum 300 words) to before April 30th, 2018. Acceptance notification will be on or before May 15th, 2018. The final draft deadline for the paper and presentation materials will be September 1st, 2018.

Papers related to the following topic areas are encouraged.

  • Modeling Technology and Methodologies
  • Modeling Case Studies
  • Material Data and Testing
  • Evacuation Case Studies and Evacuation Data
  • Validation and Verification of Models

Event Location and Hotel Reservation


Event Address: 204 Boardwalk Place, Gaithersburg, Maryland, 20878, USA

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Conference Registration and Hotel Reservation

Hotel reservations are not yet available for the event. Check this conference website at a later date for information about conference registration and room reservation at a reduced rate.