Your Convention Checklist


Use the IAFF Convention checklist below to make sure you have everything you need for a productive week in Seattle.

  • Register (pay) in advance to avoid long lines at Convention. Complete all credential information prior to arriving in Seattle.
  • Remember your IAFF membership card, also accessible on the IAFF Frontline app.
  • Per capita tax and EDF loan payments must be received for the month of June 2018 to seat delegates at Convention.
  • Delegate check-in begins Sunday, August 5 at the Washington State Convention Center (WSCC) Room 4C. Registration is open Sunday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and
    Monday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Review the entire Convention agenda for the week.
  • Review the Convention resolutions available on the Convention website.
  • Download the IAFF Frontline app from the Google Play Store or Apple Store for all Convention-related information and materials. Don’t forget to turn on push notifications to receive updates and alerts.
  • Be sure to check out events and activities hosted by Seattle Local 27.
  • Make a list of exhibitors you want to be sure to visit.
  • Visit the IAFF Online Store in the Exhibit Hall for centennial merchandise.
  • Start each day with Yoga for First Responders. Classes will be held August 5-9 from 6:30-7:30 a.m. at the Westin Hotel.
  • Share your Convention experience on social media using #IAFFCentennialConvention.

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August 6 – Opening Ceremony

August 6 – Seattle Local 27 Welcome Reception
MoPop Experience Under the Space Needle
325 5th Avenue N, Seattle

August 9 – 100th Anniversary Gold and Black Gala (Convention delegates and alternates receive one ticket to the Gala as part of their Convention registration. Dress: Business Attire