European Fireworks: Styles, Traditions & Manufacturing

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Tent 1 | Seminar

February 18, 2023, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Presented by: Martin Hildeberg

Curious how they do it in Europe? Martin Hildeberg gives us insight in the European fireworks traditions from Guy Fawkes Day to Las Fallas. Besides the traditional fireworks celebrations, we will learn about the different manufacturing techniques of the European countries.

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About Presenters

Martin Hildeberg

Martin, a well-known Swedish pyro, has been fascinated by fireworks since the age of 7. He has worked all his life in the design of fireworks and pyromusicals, boasting 24 gold medals from international fireworks competitions. Martin is a recent WPA member and in his private life he enjoys travelling, diving, hunting and cooking.

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