The EFEE World Conference on Explosives and Blasting is one of the key international blasting events, drawing attention from explosives users, manufacturers and drilling equipment operators as well as researchers and professionals involved in the construction and mining industry.

We are excited to announce that the 12th World Conference will be held in the city of Dublin from 10th to 12th September 2023 at the Royal Dublin Society.

This superb event is supported by the Irish Mining & Quarrying Society (IMQS).

Technical sessions will be divided into key themes. Authors will present their papers in English to an audience in a lecture style format with some time for questions from the audience.

The conference will focus on practical papers on the following themes:

  • Blast Design Management
  • Blast Vibration and Seismology
  • Blasting Work Experiences
  • Construction, Mining & Quarrying (Blasting)
  • Demolition Blasting
  • EU Directives & Harmonisation Work
  • Explosive Detection for Security
  • Health, Safety & Environment
  • New Applications and Training
  • Technical Development

Further information will be published here shortly. If you have any queries or wish to express your interest, please contact