Fire Department Instructors Conference (FDIC) and Expo

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Logo of Fire Department Instructors Conference (FDIC), courtesy


In 2018, FDIC kept its ranking as the world’s largest annual show for the fire service with 813 exhibitors (up from 798 in 2017). Attendance was 34,425 (up from 32,612 in 2017). For 2019, 95% of exhibit space was booked within 2 weeks of the prior show’s end. By May 8, no 10 x 10 booth spaces were left in the ICC! [Source: PennWell 5/8/18]

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Specifics for 2019 FDIC

  • What: World class fire and rescue training and exposition
  • When: April 8 - 13, 2019
  • Where: Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Why: Booth 1733! Well, our booth plus many others and world-class fire service training and experts.
  • Venue: Indiana Convention Center (ICC) and Lucas Oil Stadium (LOS)
Exhibitor Showcase Videos screenshot

Showcase Videos

We had two videos shot at FDIC, in our booth, during the expo. Both videos star James Neils, our humble CEO, quickly introducing our all-terrain fans (watch it here) and lights (watch it here).

Booth 1733: PPV Fans and Portable Scene Lighting

Fire Department Instructors Conference and Expo (FDIC) map showing Ventry Solutions' approximate position for 2019

Ventry Solutions, Inc. will be in booth 1733 at FDIC 2019. We had an island to ourselves in 2018, at the intersections of the main ICC exhibit halls. The show is rearranged each year. Our map will be updated as it becomes available.


Most of those who stopped by our booth opted to be entered into our Giveaway for the All-Terrain Lentry Light System. The winner will be announced before FDIC 2019. Read more here.

Top 10 Tactical Considerations Webcast

Available until September 2018 as a webcast: We sponsored an FDIC class by the UL Firefighter Safety Research Institute called “The Top 20 Tactical Considerations from Firefighter Research.” Watch, listen, instruct... Read more.

Pictures and Links

See our #FDIC2017 album on Facebook

We have posted several batches of fun photos from FDIC as Facebook albums. Our albums are public; you do not need a Facebook account to view them. The other links are self-explanatory.

Why wait for 2019?

Find out more now! Call 888-257-8967, shop for the ideal PPV fan or Scene Light, find a dealer, or get pricing today.

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