"Our world’s caves are places of wonder, mystery and majestic beauty. Show caves around the world are embracing their role in protecting and preserving caves and providing a place for people to learn about these special, natural, cultural and historical resources.

Show caves also play another important nature tourism role of sustainable economic development, providing jobs, and helping the economy of their regions.”

Organization

ISCA is an international organization of persons, associations, corporations and government agencies who own, manage or operate recognized show caves or caverns.

The headquarters of the Association is situated in Largo Leone XII in Genga, Italy.

ISCA members can be full, associate or honorary. See Membership.

ISCA organization structure consists of following:

ISCA Congresses

Congresses of ISCA are held every four years preferrably during months of October or November. More information about next congress here

General Assemblies

General Assemblies of the membership are held during each Congress on four yearly intervals.

ISCA Organizational Structure

Officers of the Association

Brad Wuest President USA
Friedrich Oedl First Vice President Austria
Rafael Pagés Rodríguez Second Vice President Spain
Francesca Serpentini Secretary / Treasurer Italy

The Board

Brad Wuest President USA
Friedrich Oedl First Vice President Austria
Rafael Pagés Rodríguez Second Vice President Spain
Francesca Serpentini Secretary Italy
Mario Verole-Bozzello Director Italy
André Querido Jorge Nuno Director Portugal
Ewa Krywko Director Belgium
Jodie Anderson Director Australia
Yvonne Wagner Director Germany
Zhang Shouyue Director China
Heros Augusto Santos Lobo Director Brazil
Peter Gazik Director Slovak Republic
Hein Gerstner Director Malaysia
Guilhem de Grully Director France
Juan José Durán Valsero Ex-Officio Director Spain
Riccardo Strano Ex-Officio Director Italy
Joëlle Darricau Ex-Officio Director France

Scientific and Technical Committee

Juan José Durán Valsero Chairman Spain
Hein Gerstner Member Malaysia
Zhang Shouyue Member China
Heros Augusto Santos Lobo Member Brazil
Andy Spate Member Australia
André David Member France
Pavel Bella Member Slovak Republic
Jose Maria Calaforra Member Spain
Friedrich Oedl Member Austria
Jakub Gabris Member Czech Republic

Constitution Study Group

Mark Rooney Chairman USA
Friedrich Oedl Member Austria
David Summers Member Bermuda

International Commission on Prehistory in Show Caves

Joëlle Darricau Chairman France
François de la Varende Member France
Jesus Altuna Member Spain
Ramon Montes Member Spain
Randall White Member USA

International Commission on Sustainable Development In Show Caves

Heros Augusto Santos Lobo Chairman Brazil

New Technologies and Communications Study Group

Peter Gazik Chairman Slovak Republic

Media Committee

Greg Passmore Chairman USA
Roselyne Aulner Member France
Ľubica Nudzíková Member Slovak Republic