Frequently

asked questions

BEFORE THE CONGRESS

  • + What is the South American Parks Congress?

    The Congress of South American Parks is an annual event that aims to gather and train professionals, public officials, technicians, decision makers, academics, students, civil society and suppliers related to the public space in one place, to promote the industry of urban parks and recreation in Argentina. It is a space of four days of training, conferences, workshops and a commercial sample with suppliers from Argentina, Mexico and around the world.

  • + Where is the South American Parks Congress?

    The Congress of South American Parks will take place in the Province of Salta in Argentina. We wait for you in the Convention Center Salta.

  • + When is the South American Parks Congress?

    The Congress of South American Parks will be held from October 6 to 9 in the Province of Salta in Argentina. Their activities will be carried out in the following order;

    • Sightseeing tours on October 6
    • Workshops on October 7
    • Expo Parques Sudamérica from October 8 to 9
    • Sessions from October 8 to 9.

  • + Enclosure

    The Congress of South American Parks will be held at the Salta Convention Center, located within the Province of Salta in Argentina.

    The Salta Convention Center is located at the entrance to the city, on the route to the Martin Miguel de Güemes International Airport taking the roundabout to Limache, access by Kennedy Avenue. It is 5 minutes from the airport and 10 minutes from downtown. It has excellent connectivity conditions.

    Location.

  • + Why should I attend?
    • You will expand your contacts and create great friendships.
    • You will learn success stories about the parks and public spaces that are happening in Argentina and the world.
    • You will be part of the Argentine community dedicated to the care, maintenance, administration and management of urban parks to raise the discussion of the issue in Argentina and Latin America to help improve the social fabric of cities.
  • + What activities will be included in the South American Parks Congress?

    The South American Parks Congress, has various activities, we invite you to know the information of each one of them on our website. Remember that we have:

    • Master lectures.
    • Educational sessions.
    • Experiential workshops.
    • Curriculum workshops.
    • Opening party.
    • Closing party.
    • Parks Expo.
    • Glass room.
    • Recreation area.
    • Beer party.
  • + Who will attend the South American Parks Congress?

    The congress will bring together more than 1,000 leaders, including architects, landscapers, engineers, urban planners, public officials, technicians, decision makers, academics, students, civil society and equipment suppliers from Argentina and the world.

  • + How to get to Salta?

    Aerial way:

    The Martin Miguel de Güemes International Airport, located 9 kms. from the city center (only 15 minutes), flights arrive from Aeroparque or Ezeiza in the city of Buenos Aires (from Aeroparque, Ezeiza and El Palomar airports), from Rosario, Cordoba, Mendoza, Ushuaia and Iguazú and there are flights from Lima Peru).

    In a national terrestrial way:

    • From Buenos Aires: RN 34 / RN 9
    • From Iguazu: RN 16
    • From Córdoba: RN 9
    • From Tucumán: RN 9 / RN 40
    • De Jujuy: RN 9 / RN 34

    In an international terrestrial way:

    • From Bolivia, through the border crossings of:
      1. Yacuiba - Salvador Mazza
      2. Bermejo - Aguas Blancas
    • From Chile through the border crossings of:
      1. Sico: San Pedro de Atacama. San Antonio de los Cobres
      2. Jama: San Pedro de Atacama - Jujuy - Salta
    • From Paraguay:
      1. 1. National Route 81, which connects Asunción del Paraguay with the Provinces of Formosa and Salta.
  • + Where and when can I register?

    You can register to the congress from our website; you simply have to click on the "Register" button and follow the instructions. You can do it from June 20, 2019

  • + How much does registration for the congress cost?

    We have three categories, Student, Young Professional and Professional. For these three categories we will have pre-sale price and final price. Check the following link to know more information.

  • + What does my entry to the congress include?

    During the congress:

    • Welcome kit.
    • Keynotes.
    • Educational sessions.
    • Admission to Expo Parks.
    • Glass room.
    • Recreation area.
    • Beer party.
    • Welcome party.
    • Closing party.

  • + Is it necessary to register for the 4 days of the Congress?

    To maximize the learning experience, we recommend you sign up for the four days (including the day on which the workshops will take place). However, as the entrance to the workshops and the congress is charged independently, you decide how to participate.

  • + How can I make my payment?

    Payment for registration to the congress can be made through credit card, debit card and PayPal. We also have other payment options that are shown on the registration form.

  • + I am a lecturer or speaker at educational sessions. How do I sign up to attend the congress?

    If you were invited as a keynote speaker or as a speaker in the educational sessions and you do not know if you are registered to attend the congress or have any questions, please contact us at: content@congresoparques.com with Cristina R. de León.

  • + I want to be a speaker in the educational sessions. What should I do?

    Our call to receive proposals for educational sessions will be open until May 31, 2019.

  • + Do I have to register to the congress beforehand or can I do it the day it starts?

    We strongly recommend that you register in advance to ensure your participation in the congress, so you can take advantage of the discounts for early registration and plan what educational sessions to attend to get the most out of the event. However, there will be registration modules during the days of the congress. Do not forget that the quota is limited.

  • + Who do I contact if I need more information?

    You can write to inscripciones@congresoparques.com or contact us by phone at +54 9 341 381 - 9700 in Argentina or +52 (999) 944 40 60 in Mexico.

DURING THE CONGRESS