5 - 6 Dec 2018

Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa


Event Overview

The Kuwait Fire and Safety Summit (KFSS) will bring together local, regional and international senior officials from leading industry associations and government bodies, Civil Defence and Industrial Emergency Response Leaders experts to discuss key issues, share experiences and case studies making it a definitive networking platform.

Kuwait is committed to ensuring the highest standards of Fire, Health, Safety and Environment in all sectors of industry and it also forms a part of a GCC-wide initiative to examine and highlight the current standards of safety and security in high rise buildings in the region and to promote exchange of ideas between regional industry professionals and international experts.


Keynote Speaker

Elite Speaker Panel

Lloyd Parker, BS, NRP

The GW Medical Faculty Associates Department of Emergency Medicine, State of Kuwait

Shamim Rashid-Sumar

Society of Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE) - Middle East Chapter

Mazharuddin R. Shaikh

Safety Engineer
Kuwait Oil Company
Head - HSE Training
ASSP KC, State of Kuwait

Ian Callaghan

International Sales And Marketing Director
PBI Performance Products, UK

Frank Belonus

President and CEO
Falcon Desert International, State of Kuwait

Virginia De Leon-Lelix

Heartsaver First Aid and CPR Instructor
American Heart Association

Chief J. Robert Brown Jr. (Ret)

EFO Assistant Executive Director
International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC), USA

Dr. Musaed Al-Najjar

Retired Brigadier & Doctor
Kuwait Police(R), Kuwait

Yousef Sabri

TPL Planning Specialist
Kuwait Oil Company (KOC), Kuwait

Pranvendra K Rao

Former Director
UP Fire Service, India

Sanjay Jaiswal

Safety Specialist
Kuwait Oil Company (KOC), Kuwait

İlker İBİK


Dr. Ibrahim El-Mahdy

Well Surveillance HSE Advisor
Kuwait Oil Company, State of Kuwait

Ghaith Bakir, CFPS, Tech IOSH

Regulatory Engineer - Codes & Regulatory Services
Underwriters Laboratories (UL) – MENA, UAE

James Daniels

Principal Consultant
Fire & Life Safety, WSP Middle East

Nadeem Waris Khan

Safety Engineer
Kuwait Oil Company, State of Kuwait

Fred Shuaibi

Senior Advisor
AKUITC W.L.L / KNDR Inc, State of Kuwait

Bala Siva Srikanth Adivi

TPL Specialist I (HSE)
Kuwait Oil Company, HSE (S&EK) Team, State of Kuwait

Eng. Ahmed Hussien Elsayed Ahmed

General Manager, Technical Affairs
Ministry Of Petroleum, Egypt

Eng. Hani Ibrahim Al-Alaiwi

Executive Director
Saudi Association of Safety & Fire (SASF), Kingdom of Saudi Arabia