Global leader in cave and karst research and conservation set to keynote BSU Day 2022
We are excited to announce that Dr. George Veni, will deliver the opening keynote address at this year’s Barton Springs University Day, set for September 20th at Barton Springs.
Dr.Veni is the Executive Director of the National Cave and Karst Research Institute and an internationally recognized hydrogeologist specializing in caves and karst terrains. He has conducted karst research throughout the United States, especially in Texas, and in several other countries. Until July, he served as the President of the International Union of Speleology since 2017 and is the organizer of the International Year of Caves and Karst. Dr. Veni has served as an advisor for five universities in two countries for students working on their PhDs in geology, geography, and biology, and has taught karst science and management workshops internationally for over 30 years.