The 2014 NFPA Conference & Expo will be held at Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, June 9-12.
The mission of the international nonprofit NFPA, established in 1896, is to reduce the worldwide burden of fire and other hazards on the quality of life by providing and advocating consensus codes and standards, research, training, and education.
Doris Kearns Goodwin to give keynote address at general session
Doris Kearns Goodwin
Doris Kearns Goodwin, world-renowned historian and author of the best-selling book Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln, will give the keynote address at the C&E general session on Monday, June 10. Her presentation, Team of Rivals: The Leadership Lessons from Abraham Lincoln, will focus on lessons in leadership, building and maintaining teams in the midst of trying circumstances and overcoming obstacles on the path towards your goal. Doris will also talk about her experience with the feature film Lincoln which opened to rave reviews and received 7 Golden Globe and 12 Oscar nominations. Be sure to add this event to your calendar!