Conferences

The purpose of EFEE is to provide a European forum for professionals working in the field of explosives techniques in rock. The perfect forum for this are our World Conferences which draw attention from explosives users, manufacturers and drilling equipment operators as well as researchers and professionals involved in the construction and mining industry.

Previous World Conferences on Explosives and Blasting include:

1st EFEE World Conference on Explosives and Blasting, Munich, Germany, 2000.
2nd EFEE World Conference on Explosives and Blasting, Prague, Czech Republic. 2003.
3rd EFEE World Conference on Explosives and Blasting, Brighton, UK, 2005.
4th EFEE World Conference on Explosives and Blasting, Vienna, Austria, 2007.
5th EFEE World Conference on Explosives and Blasting, Budapest, Hungary, 2009.
6th EFEE World Conference on Explosives and Blasting, Lisbon, Portugal, 2011.
7th EFEE World Conference on Explosives and Blasting, Moscow, Russia, 2013.
8th EFEE World Conference on Explosives and Blasting, Lyon, France, 2015.
9th EFEE World Conference on Explosives and Blasting, Stockholm, Sweden, 2017.
10th EFEE World Conference on Explosives and Blasting, Helsinki, Finland, 2019.
11th EFEE World Conference will be held in Maastricht, Netherlands, 2021.

The conferences feature:

  • Large industry exhibition including the biggest names in the industry
  • Technical programme
  • Industry specific workshops and tours
  • Networking functions
  • Spectacular Gala Dinner incorporating the host nations specialities

Technical programme topics cover:

  • 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

Our 11th World Conference is due to be held in the city of Maastricht, Netherlands from 26th – 28th September.

For further information please visit www.efee2021.com