7th International Workshop on Ice Caves


Basic Info

May 16, 2016 at 08:00 to May 22, 2016 at 22:00
Postojna, Slovenia

IWIC is a series of workshops devoted entirely to ice cave research. Previous meetings were in Romania, Slovak Republic, Russia, Austria, Italy and United States of America. Now Slovenia hosts this unique workshop.

IWIC VII meeting is organized under the auspices of the Glacier, Firn, and Ice Caves Commission of the International Union of Speleology, the host of the event is Karst Research Institute ZRC of Slovene Academy of Science and Arts.

We offer a place to examine the state-of-the-art, discuss ongoing research efforts and encourage international cooperation. Workshop is an ideal opportunity to widen communication among interested researchers and present important research results and in fieldtrips visit local ice caves. Place of the IWIC VII is Postojna that is located in the centre of Classical Karst. During the workshop participants will have an opportunity to visit some ice caves and related phenomena both in the karst of Southern Alps and Dinaric Mountains.

More information and registration: iwic.zrc-sazu.si.