The International Workshop on Ice Caves (IWIC) is a series of workshops devoted entirely to ice cave research. IWIC is the only conference focused on state-of-the-art in ice cave research, where international experts discuss ongoing research efforts and promote global cooperation in ice cave science and management.

IWIC is a conference of the Glacier, Firn, and Ice Caves Commission of the International Union of Speleology, and IWIC-VI was hosted by the National Cave and Karst Research Institute of the USA in August of 2014.

IWIC is held every two years, moving from country to country

  • 2004: Romania
  • 2006: Slovak Republic
  • 2008: Russia
  • 2010: Austria
  • 2012: Italy

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