FASNY Convention

Date: August 18 – 22, 2015

Location:


Desmond Hotel and Conference Center
660 Albany Shaker Road
Albany, NY

Join us for the 143rd FASNY Convention in Albany. Catch the annual presentation of the prestigious FASNY Heroes Awards — Firefighter of the Year and EMS Provider of the Year. Honor those who have gone before us at FASNY’s annual Memorial Service. Attend the educational seminars as presented by nationally-known fire service experts.
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Information from the Albany County Convention & Visitors Bureau

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Schedule of Events

Tuesday, August 18
Golf Tournament Benefiting Both the New York State Fallen Firefighters Memorial
and National Fallen Firefighters Foundation
Fairways at Halfmoon

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Wednesday, August 19
Noon – 4:00 p.m. Registration, Secretary’s Office and FASNY Store Opens
Exhibits Open
 Fort Orange Ballroom
TBA Ladies Event  TBA
6:30 p.m. (Cocktails)
7:00 p.m. (Dinner)
FASNY Past Presidents Dinner

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 King Street Ballroom
Thursday, August 20
7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Registration, Secretary’s Office and FASNY Store Opens
Exhibits Open
 Fort Orange Ballroom
8:00 a.m.
The Annual Memorial Service Remembering Our Deceased Members Followed by Opening Ceremonies of the 143rd FASNY Annual Convention  King Street Ballroom
8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Exhibits Open  Fort Orange Courtyard
12:30 p.m. FASNY Federal Credit Union Annual Membership Meeting  King Street Ballroom
1:00 p.m. 2% Tax Forum  King Street Ballroom
2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m. Ladies Event  TBA
4:00 p.m. Michael D. Whelan “Walk in the Park”Capture  The Crossings Park of Colonie
6:30 p.m.
International Night Dinner Party
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Sponsored by:
 King Street Ballroom
Friday, August 21 – FASNY’s 6th Annual Training Day and 7th Annual Youth Day
7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

7th Annual Youth Day

 Rensselaer Fire Training Center
7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Registration, Secretary’s Office and FASNY Store Opens  Fort Orange Ballroom
8:00 a.m.
6th Annual Training Day Forums and Hands-On Training Sessions Begin
NOTE: Certificates will be available online approximately one week after the Convention
 Desmond Conference Center/Albany Airport
8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Exhibits Open
12:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Ladies Event  TBA
TBA LAFASNY Installation  Holiday Inn on Wolf Road
7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Sectional Hospitality Night – St. Patrick’s Day in August  Fort Orange Courtyard
9:00 p.m.  Gerard J. Buckenmeyer FASNY Volunteer Scholarship Fund Auction  TBA
Saturday, August 22
8:00 a.m. – Noon Registration, Secretary’s Office and FASNY Store Opens
9:00 a.m. President Robert N. McConville Convenes the Final Session of the 143rd Annual Convention  King Street Ballroom
11:00 a.m. – Noon
FASNY Heroes Award Ceremony

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 King Street Ballroom
Noon Scheduled Adjournment of the 143rd Annual Convention
In the event of a contested election, the meeting will adjourn after the polls are closed.
 King Street Ballroom

*Room locations and times are subject to change*