Event Details

This is the fourth international meeting discussing the speleology of the middle- east region and its surroundings. Scientists and cavers from the region and beyond are invited to meet, discuss and prepare for future ventures.

Location: Turkey occupies a vibrant, attractive multi-cultural location linking europe to the middle- east, it is known for its hospitality, beautiful weather, breathtaking scenery, historical monuments and exceptional karst features

    • Date: 3, 4, 5, 6 October 2018
    • Venue: Akdeniz University – Antalya

The MESS4 will mark a continuity of holding a regional conference to discuss new speleological achievements and developments in the Middle East, Eastern Mediterranean, Eastern Africa and Iran. With a frequency of one symposium every five years, the MESS4 will secure original news and continuous recording of the development of speleology in the Middle-East region and its surroundings