JAFPE : Japan Association of Fire Protection Engineers



The Japan Association of Fire Protection Engineers (JAFPE) is a society of "people responsible for fire protection", whose aim is to contribute to safety in the event of a fire and/or an earthquake by widely raising awareness of fire protection and disaster prevention for citizens, as well as enlightening awareness of fire protection engineering. We also aim to improve the skills and ethical standards of fire protection engineers





NEWSJanuary 6th, 2022

Online Exchange Meeting among SFPE Chapters in Asia-Oceania region

SFPE Asia-Oceania Chapters have been holding exchange meetings but, in these several years, it has not been held. We Japan chapter is planning to revive this
event online. Since it is a good opportunity to share the current situation of international fire safety engineering, we expect a lot of members will join this event.
Detailed information will be provided soon.
⇒Meeting details

NEWSNovember 11th, 2021

Announcement of International Conference hosted by SFPE

We are excited to invite you to The SFPE 14th International Conference on Performance-Based Codes and Fire Safety Design Methods held online from March 23-25!
Call for Papers
Deadline: December 1, 2021
This conference is a forum to discuss emerging issues related to performance-based fire safety design. The conference audience includes engineers, architects, designers, regulators, enforcers, insurers, developers, and building owners who have a role in developing or approving performance-based solutions to meet the regulatory and client needs within the built environment. SFPE is currently seeking extended abstracts from those who wish to present at the conference. For details, please see < https://www.sfpe.org/pbd2022/cfa >
Case study on fire protection design has been in the program of this conference every year and the specifications are finalizing just now. If it will be announced,

NEWSAugust 30th, 2021

JAFPE Seminar on “To Prevent Accidents with Carbon Dioxide Fire Extinguishing Equipment”

In parking lots where CO2 fire extinguishing equipment is installed, accidents that cause casualties due to accidental emission of carbon dioxide have recently occurred frequently. In this Webinar, first, the background of whether CO2 fire extinguishing equipment with the above risks has been widely used in parking lots, etc., the advantages and disadvantages of CO2 fire extinguishing equipment, the usage situation overseas, and future accident prevention measures will be presented by several experts from a multifaceted perspective. Then, we will have a discussion time for exchanging opinions and information. We look forward to your participation.
Date and Time: 16:00 – 19:00, September 27, Monday, 2021
Holding Method: Zoom Meeting
Contact Information: info@jafpe.or,jp
⇒Workshop details (English, Japanese)

NEWSAugust 10th, 2021

SFPE Japan Chapter win the Bronze Award for Chapter Excellence

This award is given by the SFPE Board of Directors to SFPE chapters evaluating
the number of the members, activities, dissemination of information,and social activities.
The Japan chapter has won the bronze /silver prize every year. I sincerely appreciate
the activities of the members and hope it will last forever.

NEWSJuly 28th, 2021

Article Release Information:”Fire safety of capsule hotel” is open to public

JAFPE established the working group for the fire safety of capsule hotel which is increasing these days in Japan. The working group has studied this issue for three years including a combustion experiment of a capsule unit. The results of this research have now been compiled and will be available on the “Book Introduction” section.
The article will include valuable materials such as the experiment results, so please take a look.