October 2020

  • The IAFF Executive Board has voted unanimously to conduct an all-virtual Emergency Convention based on the authority provided in the IAFF Constitution, Article IV, Section 12, with the Convention still occurring January 25-29, 2021. Learn More

November 2020

  • All per capita and EDF loans must be paid through November 2020 to be seated at Convention.

Monday, November 30

  • Censure resolutions must be received by the General President (at least 60 days prior to Convention).

Monday, December 7

  • All resolutions (except censure resolutions) must be received by the General Secretary-Treasurer via mail, email (preferred) by 5:00 p.m. EST (at least 50 days prior to Convention).
  • Any resolution received after this deadline will be returned to sender.

Tuesday, December 15

  • The online process for proxies and alternate proxies must be completed by 5:00 p.m. EST.

Saturday, January 23

Credentialing opens. It is EXTREMELY IMPORTANT that online credentials be complete BEFORE the start of Convention.

To ensure all registered delegates are able to log in and be seated for our first-ever virtual Convention, review the system requirements for accessing the Convention proceedings and test your connection (9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. ET)

Sunday, January 24 and Monday January 25

Credentialing continues.

  • Note: per capita tax and EDF loan payments must be received for the month of November 2020 to seat delegates at Convention.

Monday, January 25

  • Opening Ceremony / General Session begins

Tuesday, January 26

  • General Session

Wednesday, January 27

  • General Session

Thursday, January 28

  • General Session