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List of Upcoming Cave and Karst Meetings


Active member
1)        3rd International Planetary Caves Conference, 18-21 February 2020 (San Antonio, Texas, USA), https://www.hou.usra.edu/meetings/3rdcaves2020/.

2)        International Congress: 80th Anniversary of the Cuban Speleological Society, 19-23 February 2020 (Caibari?n, Villa Clara, Cuba), for information contact congreso80aniv.sec@gmail.com

3)        Workshop on Surveying Caves with the Disto X, 28 February 2020  (Vi?ales, Cuba), for information contact boligan@gmail.com or anthroscr@gmail.com

4)            16th Multidisciplinary Conference on the Engineering and Environmental Impacts of Karst, 20-24 April 2020 (San Juan, Puerto Rico), www.sinkholeconference.com

5)          ALCADI 2020: International Symposium on History of Speleology and Karstology (ALps, CArpathians and DInarides), 30 April - 3 May 2020 (Gorizia, Italy), contact: seppenhofer@libero.it

6)            23rd Conference of the Australasian Cave and Karst Management Association, 3-8 May 2020 (Jenolan Caves, New South Wales, Australia), www.ackma.org.

7)        9th International Workshop on Ice Caves (IWIC-IX) & the 12th Scientific Conference Research, Utilization and Protection of Caves, 12-15 May 2020 (Liptovsk? Mikul?, Slovakia), http://www.ssj.sk/en/akcia/18-12th-scientific-conference-research-protection-and-utilization-of-caves

8)            US Geological Survey Karst Interest Group Meeting, 13-14 May 2020 (Nashville, Tennessee), https://www.usgs.gov/mission-areas/water-resources/science/karst-interest-group-kig-2020-workshop?qt-science_center_objects=0#qt-science_center_objects

9)        North-Central Geological Society of America Meeting Karst Session, 18-19 May 2020 (Duluth, Minnesota, USA), www.geosociety.org/GSA/Events/Section_Meetings/GSA/...

10)        KARSYS Karst Modeling Course, 20 May 2020 (Reston, Virginia, USA), register with dhdoctor@usgs.gov; 22 May 2020 (Bowling Green, Kentucky, USA), register with katarina.kosic@dcr.virginia.gov; general information:  https://www.visualkarsys.com/.

11)        UNESCOkarst 2020: Conservation of Fragile Karst Resources, 18-22 May 2020 (Bowling Green, Kentucky, USA), https://unescokarst2020.com/

12)        7th International Course Characterization and Engineering of Karst Aquifers (CEKA), 12-20 June 2020 (Montenegro: ?abljak-Durmitor Mt., Virpazar-Skadar Lake, and Bosnia and Herzegovina: Trebinje), http://www.karst.edu.rs.

13)      14th International Symposium on Pseudokarst, June 2020 (?wi?tokrzyskie [Holy Cross] Mountains, Poland), https://14pseudokarst.wonders4you.com/

14)      Karst Field Studies Program (4 one-week courses), 7 June ? 10 July 2020 (Mammoth Cave, Kentucky, USA), www.karstfieldstudies.com.

15)      International Course and Field Seminar: Characterization and Engineering of Karst Aquifers, 11-20 June 2020 (?abljak-Durmitor Mt., Virpazar-Skadar Lake in Montenegro, and in Trebinje in Bosnia & Herzegovina), http://www.karst.edu.rs.

16)      28th International Karstological School ?Classical Karst?: Regional Karstology - Local and General Aspects, 15-19 June 2020 (Postojna, Slovenia), https://iks.zrc-sazu.si/en/

17)      1st Karst Science Forum, 24-27 June 2020 (Bucharest, Romania), https://www.eris100.ro.

18)        25th International Conference on Subterranean Biology, 28 June ? 4 July 2020 (Alba Iulia, Romania), https://www.25icsb.com/

19)        14th Balkan Cavers?, 2-5 July 2020 (Dryanovo Town, Bulgaria), http://balkancaverscamp.weebly.com/

20)      Karst Record IX (KR9) Conference, 12-15 July 2019 (Innsbruck, Austria), https://www.uibk.ac.at/congress/kr9/

21)        US National Speleological Society Annual Convention, 27-31 July 2020 (Elkins, West Virginia, USA), https://caves.regfox.com/nss-convention-2020

22)        14th EuroSpeleo Forum 2020, 31 July ? 2 August 2020 (Burgos, Spain), https://congresointernacionalespeleologia2020.blogspot.com/

23)      International Training Camp for Young Speleologists: Germany, 1-15 August 2020 (Schw?bische Alb [Swabian Jura], South Germany), https://www.juhoefola.de/english.html.

24)        Carbonate Critical Zone: An NSF-Sponsored Workshop, 2-5 August 2020 (Philadelphia and central Pennsylvania), https://carbonatecriticalzone.research.ufl.edu/

25)        34th International Geographical Congress karst sessions: Global Karst Critical Zone and Land Use Planning in Karst, 17-20 August 2020 (Istanbul, Turkey), https://www.igc2020.org/en/KARST%20COMMISSION.html

26)        19th International Symposium on Vulcanospeleology, 29 August ? 5 September 2020 (Catania, Italy), http://www.19isvetna.com/

27)      6th EuroSpeleo Protection Symposium, 22 - 26 September 2020 (Isle of Vilm, Germany), contact symposium@eurospeleo.org

28)        26th International Cave Bear Symposium, 8-11 October 2020 (Reiss-Engelhorn-Museen, Mannheim, Germany), doris.doeppes@mannheim.de.

29)      Geological Society of America Convention, 25-28 October 2020 (Montr?al, Qu?bec, Canada), http://www.geosociety.org/

30)      EuroKarst 2021: The European Congress on Karst Hydrogeology and Carbonate Reservoirs, 22-24 June 2021 (M?laga, Spain), http://www.eurokarst.org/

31)      18th International Congress of Speleology, 25 July ? 1 August 2021 (Savoie Technolac, Le Bourget du Lac, Savoie, France), http://uis2021.speleos.fr/

32)        SpeleoKamaraton, 29 October ? 1 November 2021 (Marina di Camerota, Salerno, Italy), http://www.speleokamaraton.eu/