The 45th International Pyrotechnics Society Seminar took place July 10-15, 2022 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA. It was a great success!

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On Thursday, July 14, 2022, Dr. Ken Smit became president of the International Pyrotechnics Society.

Green smoke flows from an M18 smoke grenade at Fort Carson, Colorado, on January 17, 2012. Smoke grenades like these are often used in training exercises. (U.S. Army photograph by Dustin Senger.)