New Energetics Workshop (NEW) 2018

Old Town of Stockholm. Photo: Johannes Jansson/

The Swedish Defence Research Agency, FOI, and EURENCO organise a workshop devoted to the science and technology of energetic materials in Stockholm, 29-30 May 2018. An organised visit to FOI Grindsjön is planned 31 May 2018.

Stockholm, the city of Alfred Nobel, invites you to a workshop devoted to the science and technology of energetic materials. The workshop is a two day event with a focus on all aspects of new energetic materials. It will cover both the basic science, studies on these materials and their development towards different applications. This is the third New Energetics Workshop (NEW), held in an informal atmosphere to promote personal contacts and exchange of ideas. 



The workshop will be held at FOI headquarters in Kista, Stockholm. There will also be an orginised visit to FOI Grindsjön 31 May, 2018. Visitors to FOI Grindsjön must apply for an individual clearance which will be assessed case by case.


Abstracts and format

The format of the meeting is oral presentations (no full papers are required). The workshop language is English. Abstracts are to be submitted before 31 January, 2018 to Jenny Hägre ( Abstract acceptance notification 19 March, 2018.



Please register by sending an e-mail with the registration form to Jenny Hägre (

Price: 3500 SEK or 375 € including lunch and dinner if you register before 31 March, 2018.
          4500 SEK or 475 € including lunch and dinner if you register between 31 March and 30 April, 2018.

Note that there is a limited number of 65 attendees. Register early for ensured participation!



A number of rooms have been reserved at Scandic Victoria Tower ( link, opens in new window). However, you will need to confirm your booking with the hotel before 30 March. Confirmation is made at link, opens in new window or by calling +46 8 517 517 00. Booking reference is: BTOT280518. Hotel price is not included in the workshop fee (single room: 1443 SEK per night, breakfast included).


Jenny Hägre


Malin Kölhed

Head of Department