SBC Hosts 2022 Annual Member’s Meeting and Dinner at IWCE Las Vegas

SBC Member DinnerAnother strong showing as SBC celebrates 10 years of impact

Posted on May 5, 2022

The Safer Buildings Coalition hosted its annual Member’s Meeting and Dinner at IWCE on March 21st in Las Vegas. Around 100 attendees gathered together to celebrate a decade of impact as Safer Buildings Coalition approaches it’s 10-year anniversary date on May 16th, 2022.

The evening featured presentations by SBC’s executive team and SBC Work Group Chairs. SBC Board President Dennis Burns thanked Board members Prince Niyyar, Richard Roberts, Ron Schachter, David Adams, Scott Umemoto, and Eric Toenjes for their ongoing contributions. Board member elections are scheduled for this summer. 

Work Group Chair Video Reports are available to watch here:

Highlights of the event included:

  • Chief Jeff Johnson (Ret.)Keynote Address by Chief Jeff Johnson (Ret.), President of Western Fire Chiefs Association and Former FirstNet Vice Chair. Key note topic: The Future of Public Safety Communications.
  • SBC’s Operation Manager, Nancy HoppeRecognition of SBC’s Operation Manager, Nancy Hoppe, for her excellence and dedication to the mission as she transitions to retirement this year.
  • An update from Charlie Fleetham, Founder and President of Project Innovations, and No Noise Task Force (NNTF) Program Coach on SBC’s mission to become the one source of ERCES truth.
  • SBC Executive Director, Chief Alan PerdueKeynote Address by SBC Executive Director, Chief Alan Perdue on “A Decade of Impact”.
  • Presentation by SBC Board Member, Eric Toenjes on the premiere of the SBC/Graybar Digital Showcase Theater in the IWCE Exhibit Hall. This showcase featured well attended presentations by FirstNet, Built with AT&T, RFS, ADRF, PCTEL, RF Industries, Westell, Graybar, Safer Buildings.
  • SBC Founder, Seth BuechleyKeynote Address by SBC Founder, Seth Buechley on “The Future of In-Building”.
  • A fun photo booth, delicious dinner and lots of time to mingle and catch up with other members.  Please take a look at our image gallery below. Feel free to download and share any images you like. 

We’ll be back in 2023

If you missed the SBC 2022 Member’s Dinner and Meeting, be sure to make the trip to IWCE 2023 in Las Vegas – March 27-30, 2022

The next SBC Member’s Dinner and Meeting will be Monday, March 27, 2023

See you there!