Downtown Marseille. Photo:
20 Sep 2021

Please remember to register for Delegates Assembly in Marseille by the September 30th deadline!

The CTIF Executive Committee is encouraging all voting delegates and other members who wish to participate in Delegates Assembly 2021 to register for physical attendance at DA, for the networking dinner and also for the other activities and seminars offered at  the French National Congress for firefighters in Marseille October 13 – 17, 2021.

CTIF recognizes travel can be difficult at this time and that there is still uncertainty about the Covid-19 pandemic – however, we can assure you all a safe event with all safety measures in place. Covid-19 PCR-tests approved for air travel will be provided by our French colleagues on site when returning back home to your respective countries.


For more information and to register for the event, please follow this link:


Cover Photo (Above) Downtown Marseille. Photo: 


Programme for the French National Congress for firefighters October 13 - 17

Wednesday, October 13

  • Arrival of the members of CTIF Executive Committee
  • 2:00 p.m.: Participation at the opening ceremony of the Congress for those present
  • Evening: Dinner of the Executive Committee – Hotel
  • Arrival and registration of first Delegates

Thursday, October 14

  • Arrival of all CTIF’s Delegates  - Check-in and visit of the congress 
  • 9:00 : meeting of the CTIF EC (Parc CHANOT congress centre – Room “RIOU”)
  • Free afternoon: visit of the French Firefighter’s Congress and Exhibition, social activity (visits, etc.) – More information soon
  • Fire-In Project conference (in English, free of charge)
  • Evening: Buffet-Dinner at “Grand Palais” at Parc CHANOT followed by a great evening's lively for all 

Friday, October 15

  • 08:00 REGISTRATION - Try not be late. Allow 1/2 hour from the hotel to the conference center. 
  • 8:30 – 12:30: CTIF DA- (Parc CHANOT congress centre – Room GOUDES 1)
  • Lunch
  • 2:00 p.m.: Participation of all CTIF delegates who wish to attend the international conference (in English). The theme for the conference is “Fire and rescue services facing new challenges due to Climate Change"
  • Evening: to be defined (concert, visit, etc. according to the Congress program) – More information soon

Saturday, October 16

  • Morning: Possibility to participate to the General Assembly of the French Firefighters' Association (in French - English translation) 
  • Afternoon: participation at the closing ceremony
  • Alternatively, visit of Marseille 
  • Alternatively, return home