Communications and Outreach Committee

The Communications and Outreach Committee of the IAFSS is in charge of several initiatives, including the IAFSS website, newsletter, federated search, social medias (Twitter, YouTube Channels, LinkedIn etc.). A presentation listing several recent initiatives of the group is provided below.


  • Xinyan Huang, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • To Be Announced

Past Chairs

  • Rita Fahy, National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)
  • Michael Gollner, University of California, Berkeley
  • Guillermo Rein, Imperial College London


  • Amanda Robbins, Sereca Fire Consulting, Canada
  • Ed Galea, University of Greenwich, UK
  • Terry Fay, Fire & Risk Alliance, USA
  • Peter Sunderland, University of Maryland, USA
  • Rory Hadden, University of Edinburgh, UK
  • Scott Rockwell, Eastern Kentucky University, USA
  • Jian Gao, Shenzhen Technology University
  • Nils Johansson, Lund University, Sweden

Website & Social Media Team

  • Terry Fay, Fire & Risk Alliance, USA
  • Shaorun Lin, University of California, Berkeley
  • Nils Johansson, Lund University, Sweden
  • Siyan Wang, University of California, Berkeley

Interested in Becoming a Committee Member?

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