49th Annual Conference Registration is Open!
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Mark your calendars: The next annual membership meeting has a new time. It’s set to take place during the opening session at 8 a.m. Monday, Jan. 31 during the 48th Annual Conference. We hope to see you there!

The 48th Annual Conference on Explosives & Blasting Technique will be Jan. 28 - Feb. 2, 2022, at the Paris Las Vegas Hotel in Las Vegas, Nev. For more information and to register, visit www.isee.org/conferences/2022-conference.

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The ISEE Annual Conference is on.

If the early numbers are an indicator of future success, the ISEE Annual Conference Jan. 28 – Feb. 3, 2022, at the Paris Hotel in Las Vegas is on track for a great turnout:

  • Registrations are higher than at this same point in 2020
  • Nearly 90 papers have been submitted for potential sessions
  • The exhibit floor is 80 percent sold

Combine this with new Blaster’s Weekend workshops, a new exhibit hall demonstration stage, fun, new sponsorship opportunities, and more activities planned in the exhibit space, this is an event you must attend.

The Paris Las Vegas Hotel does require all guests to wear masks while indoors, and we're working closely with them to make sure you have a great (and safe) experience.

If you haven’t already, click here to register for the conference.

Haven’t locked in your exhibit booth or sponsorship of the Conference? Click here.

For any questions, please contact Hiranthie Stanford, Conference & Exhibits Manager, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. We look forward to welcoming you back to the ISEE Annual Conference.

Do you have a knack for photography and some great shots of a recent job you’d like to share? Take your camera on your next job site and upload your best pictures. Qualifying entries will be displayed through ISEE’s social media channels and on-site at the annual conference in Las Vegas, Nev.

Voting will be open to all. The Best of Show winner will receive a free registration to the 49th annual conference. Winners will be announced at the annual conference, on social media, and in the Journal of Explosives Engineering.

There are five different categories and an option to submit one or several photos. Formatting for the photos can be found on the photo contest upload page.

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We welcome Hiranthie Stanford, conference and exhibit manager, ISEE’s newest staff member. Hiranthie, who joined us Monday, Sept. 17, comes to us with 17 years of experience in meetings management and membership relations with National Coal Council, American Subcontractors Association and the American Seed Trade Association. Her prior responsibilities included planning conferences in person and virtual, successfully implementing strategies for increasing member participation in conferences, soliciting event sponsors and exhibitors, developing sponsorship opportunities for meetings and negotiating vendor contracts.

Hiranthie is a member of the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) and Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) and earned a BS in Business Administration from Bowie State University in Maryland. To reach Hiranthie, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call us at (440) 349-4400.

Registration for the 48th Annual Conference on Explosives & Blasting Technique is open now! Join nearly 1,600 explosives industry professionals Jan. 28 – Feb. 2, 2022, at the Paris Las Vegas Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nev. for the world's largest conference in the explosives industry.

Register early to take advantage of the early bird rate and for a chance to win big! The first 50 people who register for the conference will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win a free 48th annual conference proceedings USB. We’ll be giving away five of them in total. If you are one of the lucky winners, and have already purchased proceedings with your conference registration, a discount will be applied to your account.

Why You Should Attend

  • Incredible workshops and education sessions. Many states recognize ISEE training for your refresher hours.
  • Learn about latest equipment and services that help make your job better and safer.
  • Keep up with new regulations and changes in our industry
  • Interact with more than 100 manufacturers, distributors and service providers to our industry.
  • Reconnect with members of the blasting industry, make new connections and learn from leading experts.

About the Conference
The Annual Conference on Explosives & Blasting Technique is the largest conference in the blasting community, bringing together more than 1,500 field blasters, manufacturers, educators and researchers. The annual conference fosters discussions and presentations on the latest technology and techniques in the explosives industry.

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