Please note that the following deadlines will be enforced: 

  • 01 May 2017: First day when abstracts can be submitted
  • 31 August 2017: Last day to submit an abstract
  • 1 September 2017: First day when full papers for accepted abstracts can be submitted
  • 01 October 2017: Last day to submit draft full papers
  • 01 January 2018: Last day to apply for the Beck Student Scholarship
  • 01 November 2017: Last  day to cancel and receive 80% refund of the registration fee
  • 20 November 2017: Send all submitted papers for review
  • 15 December 2017: Return review comments to authors
  • 1 January 2018: last day to register at discounted rates; prices increase on 15 February 2018
  • Authors to return their revised papaers to the Proceeding Subcommittee for acceptance and layout in the proceedings
  • 2 April 2018: The Sinkhole Conference begins! 

  "Conference participants traveling with a spouse or other companion(s) who will also stay at the conference venue must provide the full names of any person(s)  to the conference organizers ( before February 23. Companions are required to stay in the same room as the conference participant. Please note that there is a single double-size bed in each room; if additional rooms are needed, additional registration costs will be charged. For details and more information, please go to:"