Online Registration: Registration will take place online this year.

Sponsorship Registration: If you’d like to be a sponsor for this year’s conference, please register here!

On-Site Registration: To be determined.

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

Thank you to our 2023 sponsors!

2023 KBC Sponsors

Kentucky Blasting Conference

December 7-8, 2023

50th Annual
Kentucky Blasting Conference

(Former Lexington Convention Center)
Central Bank Center
Lexington, Kentucky


Mission Statement

The Kentucky Blasting Conference provides licensed blasters access to the highest quality training workshops, networking, and one of the largest collections of vendors in the industry.


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.



Hotel Reservations *Updated for 2024*

Hyatt Regency Lexington
401 W High St
Lexington, KY 40507
Reservations: call 859-253-1234 or 1-800-233-1234 and ask for code: G-KBC4

Parking: To be determined