General Membership Meeting Notice

            Thursday May 11, 2017; 11:30a-1:00p

            Firefighter Hall & Museum

Registration/Lunch (starting at 11:30a):

            Buffet Lunch

Local Business (11:45 - 12:00p):

            Elections - Three Board of Director positions

            Panel Training Update

            Code Corner – AFAA Code Conf Update, National Membership Restructuring

Presentation: Incipient Detection Systems, by Rory Manley of Xtralis (12:00p - 1:00p):

            This presentation will provide an update on incipient detection systems and how they are being used in more common applications to in lieu of photoelectric smoke detectors, especially in hard to access/maintain areas.  It will also cover smoke and gas detection and their application, deployment, and maintenance.

            Rory has been with Xtralis since November 2011 and is responsible for business development throughout the Midwest States of IA, KS, NE, MN, SD, and ND. He has more than 12 years of experience in the life Safety industry and has held positions in System Sales for a large integrator and as a District Manager for a major fire alarm manufacturer.  He is a member of NFPA, SFPE, and AFAA.

Meeting Notes:

            MNAFAA meeting is open to all.  Please share this with others that may not have received this notice.

            RSVP at and click on the Meeting RSVP.

            Location: The Firefighters Hall & Museum

            664 22nd Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55418

            The museum is located at the intersection of 22nd Ave NE & Madison St NE, between Edison High School Athletic Field to the east and the train tracks to the west.Parking: Free parking is available via a small lot for the museum and by on-street parking.

            Browsing and wandering the museum is encouraged.


            AHJs              = $10

            AFAA Members = $25

            Non-Members           = $30

            PDH Certificates are available to AHJs and AFAA Members

Upcoming General Membership Meetings - Tentative

            11:30am to 1:00pm at the Firefighters Hall & Museum

            Sep 14, 2017:

            Nov 09, 2017:

            Jan 11, 2018:

            Mar 08, 2018:

            May 10, 2018:

            Remember to check out the MNAFAA LinkedIn group page!