Technical Sessions and Conference Schedule

The technical sessions will include a combination of invited and volunteered talks. The final technical session will be based on submitted abstracts. In addition, there will be poster sessions, flash talks, a mid-meeting field trip, and a joint banquet with the WV Cave Conservancy.

The tentative schedule:
Thursday, November 7th

  • Meeting starts ~ 4 PM
  • Welcome & meeting overview
  • Opening reception with posters

Friday, November 8th

  • Keynote speaker, technical sessions, poster session

Saturday, November 9th

  • Full day field trip to see research sites in the region
  • West Virginia Cave Conservancy Banquet with Keynote speaker

Sunday, November 10th

  • Morning technical session
  • Optional afternoon field trip
Historic Maxwelton The Coliseum (Photo: Nikki Fox)

Cavers light up The Coliseum in Historic Maxwelton Sink Cave. (Photo by Nikki Fox)