International Fire Buff Associates, Inc

2021 IFBA Convention Update

I regret to inform you that the 2021 IFBA Convention scheduled for September in Ottawa has been cancelled due to the ongoing confusion and uncertainty about restrictions related to the Covid 19 Pandemic. The organizing committee, consisting of members of GTMAA, PAM and the OFBA, have submitted a bid to host the 2025 Convention in Ottawa.

J’ai le regret de vous informer que la Convention IFBA 2021 prévue pour septembre à Ottawa a été annulée en raison de la confusion persistante et incertitude sur les restrictions liées à la pandémie de Covid 19. le comité d’organisation, composé de membres du GTMAA, du PAM et de l’OFBA, ont soumis une candidature pour accueillir le Congrès 2025 à Ottawa.

Steve Garnett, Ottawa Convention Committee

1938 – 2020

Portrait of Bill Celentano, wearing suit and tie, and smiling

The IFBA mourns the loss of longtime member William Celantano.
Bill was a past president of the IFBA and was a regional Vice President at large for many years. His guidance and input will be missed.

Rest in Peace Bill.


Front view of a Dallas fire truck