Kentucky Blasting Conference

Tell your friends! The conference is still scheduled to take place December 10-11, 2020!

47th Annual
Kentucky Blasting Conference
Galt House
Louisville, Kentucky



What We Do

The KBC offers a practical seminar for anyone involved in the explosives and blasting industry and especially designed for the blaster and blasting crew members, where they can:

REVIEW the basics of blasting methods and materials.

VISIT over 50 exhibit booths and see the latest products and equipment available.

LEARN the latest techniques and evaluate their results.

EARN continuing education hours for renewal of your blaster’s license or certificate

Conference includes 2 sessions of technical presentations, and 4 workshop sessions which can provide up to 12 hours of continuing education for licensed blasters in Kentucky.




Online Registration: Registration will take place online this year. Online registration is open! 

On-Site Registration: A registration desk will open at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 9th and remain open throughout the conference.

Registration fee includes admission to all the technical sessions, workshops, seminars and the exhibit hall, a lunch served at noon on Thursday, and coffee breaks throughout the meeting, and membership to the Bluegrass Chapter of the International Society of Explosives Engineers.

Online registration is available. Click on the link on the top of the page to register.

Kentucky Blasting Conference - Attendee Registration
Kentucky Blasting Conference - Vendor Registration


Hotel Reservations

The Galt House Hotel
140 N Fourth St
Louisville, KY 40202
Reservations: call 502.589.5200 and use group code “1208BLA” or click this link: Galt House Reservations

A block of rooms at the Galt House has been reserved for conference attendees with a rate of $149.00 for a single or double room. The reservation cutoff date for the discounted room rate is November 8, 2020, so please make reservations by that time.

Parking will be discounted to $10 per day for all day parking and overnight parking for Kentucky Blasting Conference Attendees.