Welcome to the bepress/ScholarCommons portal for submitting abstracts and papers for The 2018 Sinkhole Conference

The conference is jointly organized by the National Cave and Karst Research Institute (NCKRI) and the Karst Waters Institute (KWI). We are expecting a full program of oral and poster presentations, and look forward to your participation.

If you would like to give a presentation at the conference, the first step is to click on the "Submit Abstract" link in the left sidebar. Abstracts can be submitted until midnight EDT on August 31, 2017. The organizing committee will review all abstracts, and contact authors not later than September 02 regarding acceptance.

If your abstract is accepted, you will be notified about the process for submitting your full paper for review. Full papers are published in the proceedings volume, and are required for all presentations. Please also note, at least one author for each paper must be eventually registered for the conference.

If you have any questions about the process, please contact the proceedings editor, Dr. Ira D. Sasowsky,, +1-330-972-5389

Proceedings of the 15th Sinkhole Conference