Albert Simeoni, head of the Fire Protection Engineering department, has been elected as the Honorary Treasurer / Vice Chair Finance and Trustee of the International Association for Fire Safety Science (IAFSS), a position that underscores his expertise and leadership in the field.

The IAFSS, recognized as the global authority in advancing fire safety through scientific means, aims to foster research, education, dialogue, and cooperation in fire safety science on an international scale. Professor Simeoni's election is a testament to his commitment to the mission of the IAFSS and his exceptional contributions to the field.

The announcement was made during the 14th International Symposium on Fire Safety Science, a prestigious event held from October 22-27, 2023 in Tsukuba, Japan. The symposium brought together experts and professionals from around the world to share insights and advancements in fire safety science.