The Opening Session will be held, on Monday, 19 August at 5:30 pm in Copacabana and Recreio rooms, located on the 2nd floor at SulAmérica Convention Center. All delegates and exhibitors are invited to this event.
The Icebreaker Reception will be held from 7 pm to 10 pm on Monday, 19 August at the Exhibition Area. All delegates and exhibitors are invited to this event.
The Wednesday Closing Dinner, on 21 August, at 8pm, is only partially subsidized by the registration fee. Therefore, all attendees and exhibitors can purchase up to two Closing Dinner Tickets at R$ 140,00 (one hundred and forty reais) per ticket in order to attend. All attendees are encouraged to order their tickets when they register in advance.
This wonderful event will take place at Círculo Militar da Praia Vermelha. The place is surrounded by Guanabara Bay and has a privileged view of Sugar Loaf.
Address: Praça General Tibúrcio, s/n - Urca
Shuttle service will be not provided by the Organizing Committee. Car parking is available around Urca neighborhood.
The 16th International Congress of the Brazilian Geophysical Society and EXPOGEf 2019 will be held at the Centro SulAmérica, located in Rio de Janeiro downtown.
With ample and modern facilities, attended by several access options, the Convention Center is located in an area revitalized by urban projects and infrastructure designed to make it a reference for conducting business meetings.
Closest Subway/Metro/Underground Station: Estácio – 71m
Passport and Visa Requirements
Participants are strongly advised to check their individual requirements concerning visas to enter in Brazil. Please check the attached file, issued by the Immigration Division from the Ministry of External Relations.
For more information, please visit:http://www.portalconsular.itamaraty.gov.br/vistos-para-viajar-ao-brasil
Entrance Visas in Brazil.pdf
To participate in the 16th CISBGf, foreign travellers holders of ordinary passports just need the VITUR - Tourism Visa. For further information, please contact the Brazilian Embassy or Consulate in your country.
If you need an invitation letter for visa purposes, please contact us:email@example.com
The Organizing Committee suggests the hotels below. There is no block or special rate in these hotels for the 16th International Congress of the Brazilian Geophysical Society. You can make your reservation on specialized websites: www.booking.com; www.decolar.com; www.hoteis.com or contact the hotel directly.
Rio de Janeiro is a touristic city, hosting so many meetings during the year. We strongly recommend you to book your hotel as soon as possible.
HOTELS LOCATED IN DOWNTOWN RIO DE JANEIRO
Distance from the venue = 4km
Nearby Uruguaiana Subway Station
Windsor Guanabara Hotel (4 stars) - http://www.windsorhoteis.com.br
Grande Hotel São Francisco (2 stars) - http://www.hotelsaofrancisco.com.br
Center Hotel (1 star) - http://www.centerhotel.com.br
Nearby Carioca Subway Station
Ibis Centro (1 star) - http://www.accorhotels.com
Ibis Budget Rio de Janeiro (1 star) - http://www.accorhotels.com
Carioca Hotel (1 star) - http://www.cariocahotel.com.br
Nearby Cinelândia Subway Station
Windsor Astúrias (3 stars) - http://www.windsorhoteis.com.br
Novotel Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont - (3 stars) - http://www.accorhotels.com
Hotel Atlântico Business (2 stars) – Tel: 21-3626-7000 - http://www.atlanticobusiness.com.br
Ibis Santos Dumont (1 star) - http://www.accorhotels.com
HOTELS LOCATED IN GLÓRIA DISTRICT
Distance from the venue = 5,5km
Nearby Glória Subway Station
Hotel Golden Park (1 star) - http://www.hotelgoldenparkrio.com.br/
HOTELS LOCATED IN FLAMENGO AND CATETE DISTRICTS
Distance from the venue = 6km
Nearby Catete or Largo do Machado Subway Station
Windsor Flórida Hotel (4 stars) - http://www.windsorhoteis.com.br
Scorial Rio Hotel (4 stars) - http://www.scorialriohotel.com.br
Hotel Regina (3 stars) - http://www.hotelregina.com.br
Hotel Mengo Palace (3 stars) - http://www.mengopalace.com
Hotel Novo Mundo (3 stars) - http://www.hotelnovomundo.com.br
Rondônia Palace Hotel (2 stars) - http://www.hotelrondonia.com.br
Argentina Hotel (2 stars) - http://www.argentinahotel.com.br
Inglês (1 star) - http://www.hotelingles.com.br
Nearby Botafogo Subway Station
Mercure Botafogo Mourisco (3 stars) - http://www.accorhotels.com
Ibis Rio de Janeiro Botafogo (1 star) - http://www.accorhotels.com
HOTELS LOCATED IN LEME AND COPACABANA DISTRICTS
Distance from the venue = 10-13km
Near Arcoverde, Siqueira Campos and Cantagalo Subway Station:
Copacabana Palace Hotel (5 stars) -http://www.copacabanapalace.com.br
JW Marriot Rio de Janeiro(5 stars) -http://www.marriott.com.br
Windsor Atlântica (5 stars) -http://www.windsorhoteis.com.br
Sofitel Rio de Janeiro (5 stars) -http://www.accorhotels.com
Othon Hotéis -http://www.hoteis-othon.com.br
Golden Tulip Regente (4 stars) - http://www.goldentulipregente.com.br
Golden Tulip Continental (4 stars) - http://www.goldentulipcontinental.com.br
Tulip Inn Copacabana (4 stars) - http://www.tulipinncopacabana.com.br
Mirador Rio Copacabana Hotel (4 stars) - http://www.hotelmirador.com.br
Mirasol Copacabana Hotel (4 stars) - http://www.mirasolhotel.com.br
Real Palace Hotel (4 stars) - http://www.realpalacehotelrj.com.br
Royal Rio Palace Hotel (4 stars) - http://www.royalrio.com
Arena Copacabana Hotel (4 stars) - http://arenahotel.com.br
Mar Palace Copacabana Hotel (4 stars) - http://www.hotelmarpalace.com.br
Orla Copacabana Hotel (4 stars) - http://www.orlahotel.com.br
Porto Bay Rio Internacional Hotel (4 stars) - http://www.portobay.com
Copa Sul Hotel (3 stars) - http://www.copasul.com.br
Acapulco (3 stars) - http://www.acapulcohotel.com.br
Best Western Augusto´s Rio Copa Hotel (3 stars) - http://www.riocopa.com
For 16th CISBGf, as we have selected a venue located in the downtown area, the Organizing Committee is not offering Conference Transportation.
The transportation options are: Subway, Car, Taxi and Bus.
Subway / Metro / Underground
Rio de Janeiro Airport
Arriving at Rio de Janeiro International Airport, you can choose from two different types of taxi to reach your destination:
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On the Hotels
Most hotels in Rio de Janeiro are located along the southern beaches, in neighborhoods like Flamengo, Botafogo, Copacabana, Ipanema and Leblon. There are options in downtown as well, which are conveniently close to the event's venue.
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The 16th International Congress of the Brazilian Geophysical Society and EXPOGEf 2019 will be held at the SulAmerica Convention Center, located in Rio de Janeiro downtown.
Av. Paulo de Frontin, 1
Cidade Nova, Rio de Janeiro - RJ | Brazil
With ample and modern facilities, attended by several access options, the Convention Center is located in an area revitalized by urban projects and infrastructure designed to make it a reference for conducting business meetings
Closest Subway/Metro/Underground Station: Estácio - 71m
SBGf - Sociedade Brasileira de Geofísica
Rio de Janeiro - Brasil - Tel + 55 21 2533-0064