and curricular workshops

In the South American Parks Congress we will have experiential and curricular workshops. The 10 workshops will be held on October 7, prior to the educational sessions. Lunch, transportation, materials and stationery are included.

Experiential workshops

Visit the most emblematic parks of the city! Price: 45 usd.

Price: $45 USD.
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Meet Salta and learn at the same time! In the experiential workshops you will know tourist attractions and citizen projects related to the public space; There will be experts in the field and collaborators from the host city who will share their experiences in the administration of these spaces, the challenges they have faced and the activities they have implemented.

At the end you will get a participation diploma.

Costo: $45 USD

08:00 a 17:30 - Interpretation Of The Landscape And Magical Places: Quebrada Del Escoipe And Chicoana - T11

The extensive geography of Salta offers innumerable landscapes full of colors, shapes and resources that invite constant amazement. The Queipeda de Escoipe, a path of natural ascent to the famous Calchaquíes Valleys, unfolds a mountain path of a particular scenic beauty where you will discover secrets of its geography, its condors planning the heights and one of the most beautiful natural viewpoints of Salta towards the Cuesta del Obispo Geologists, geographers and architects from the Catholic University of Salta will guide the tour discovering the formations of El Maray, El Transatlantico and a zigzag path of the Inca Trail - Collasuyo. The highlight, Piedra de Molino, at 3,400 meters above sea level, is the gateway to Los Cardones National Park. On the way back, we will visit the town of Chicoana; there, representatives of the tourist and cultural management of the Municipality will count the application process of this town within the Project "Magical Places of Salta", understanding them as those small, accessible localities, which, due to their singularity, natural attraction and/or cultural, tangible or intangible, possess an ingrained lifestyle of their own. Chicoana is the "National Capital of the Tamal", precisely its "magical value" is linked to the gastronomy and the elaboration of the tamale. In this workshop you can experiment with your own hands the preparation and tasting of this dish.

Workshop: Arq. Pablo Andrés Prone, Decano Facultad de Arquitectura y Urbanismo de la Universidad Católica de Salta. | Lic. Tatiana López Ministerio de Cultura, Turismo y Deportes | Lic. Roxana Laguna Municipalidad de Chicoana.

Date: 2019-10-07 Hours: 08:00:00 to 05:30:00
09:00 a 13:00 - Tourism, A Tool to Conserve Cultural Heritage. A Theoretical - Practical Experience Touring the Heritage Center of the City of Salta - T12

Through a pedestrian tour through the heritage center of Salta, you will visit the main Museums of the Province knowing the policies, strategies and experiences in the conservation of heritage, as well as its synergy with the tourism sector. The tourist activity has experienced a great growth worldwide and also in the Province of Salta, where it has become a fundamental activity from the economic and social point of view. In this context, cultural tourism is also experiencing growth in recent years, according to data and reports from the World Tourism Organization that "tourists increasingly want to feel closer to the cultures and lifestyles of the tourists. destinations they visit. " Cultural tourism adds extraordinary value to tourism, but it also constitutes a fundamental ally in the preservation of heritage, the enrichment of cultural identity and the promotion of a closer relationship between visitors and host communities.

Workshop: Lic. Ana Cornejo, Subsecretaria de Desarrollo y Competitividad - Ministerio de Cultura, Turismo y Deportes de Salta. | Arq, Iñaki Cornejo - Comisión de Preservación del Patrimonio Arquitectónico y Urbanístico de la Provincia de Salta (CoPAUPS) | Antrop. Diego Ashur, Subsecretaria de Patrimonio Cultural - Ministerio de Cultura, Turismo y Deportes de Salta.

Date: 2019-10-07 Hours: 09:00:00 to 13:00:00
10:00 a 13:00 - Teleferico San Bernardo, Expansion Project Ala Delta Station - T14

This experiential workshop will take you to the highest point of the city, where in addition to an unbeatable panoramic view, you will chat with the person in charge of the Cableway Complex, who will tell you about its tourist importance, its history, administration, statistics and its environmental management. At the top you can also admire the city, explore its artificial water cascades and know the different services such as confectionery, children's juices, ecological path, craft shops, gym, amphitheater and green spaces framed in an environment of natural great beauty. Later you will get to know the cable car extension project and the winning project of Ala Delta Station, a project that will consist of an extension of 1,016 meters of distance with a 5-minute journey, the replacement of the transfer gondolas and their potential as public transport.

Workshop: Dr. Martín Miranda, Director Teleférico San Bernardo

Date: 2019-10-07 Hours: 10:00:00 to 13:00:00
14:00 a 18:00 - Applied Renewable Energies in Urban Scale Parks - The Case of the Ucasal Campus and the Integral Urban Environmental Development Plan of Salta - T15

We will visit the campus of the Catholic University of Salta where the Faculty of Architecture and Urbanism offers us a 45-minute guided tour of the Solar Field facilities that deliver energy to the city's electricity grid. Training will be provided in the use and measurement of solar panels arranged within the Campus for educational purposes, as well as the loading of electro-propelled vehicles. With the context of the extensive and deep multi-scale territorial planning process that takes place in the Province of Salta in the last decade, the presentation will focus on the 2nd Comprehensive Urban Environmental Development Plan (PIDUA II) of the capital city, and particularly in the Territorial System of Open Spaces, which materializes one of the 6 Sustainability Principles on which said plan is conceptually based. In addition to addressing the analysis of the system as such, which is made up of open spaces of metropolitan, urban and neighborhood scale, articulated by a system of green axes, the two main projects contemplated will be exhibited: the Integration and the Park Hub Urban area of ​​the Ribera del Río Arenales. These projects seek to intervene on 2 of the main urban interfaces of the City of Salta, reverting their current nature of barriers and converting them into socio-spatial integration factor in a city marked by situations of inequality and fragmentation.

Workshop: Arq. Pablo Andrés Prone, Decano Facultad de Arquitectura y Urbanismo de la Universidad Católica de Salta | Ing. Jorge Giubergia especialista en energías renovables PIDUA: Arq. Pedro Fernandez | Arq. Estela Operti

Date: 2019-10-07 Hours: 14:00:00 to 18:00:00
15:00 a 19:00 - Bicentennial Park, Comprehensive Quality Management Systems And Programs For Its Extension To The Community - T16

Get to know one of Salta's Urban Parks! Bicentennial Park has 4 years of life, its surface is 80 green hectares, of which 6, belong to an artificial lagoon. In pursuit of excellence and committed to the preservation of its biodiversity, since 2016, the challenge of implementing International Standards for Environmental and Quality Management was raised.

That is why this experiential workshop will show you how a public body manages the ISO 14001 Standards with broad scope and you will have the opportunity to show how it extends, through special programs, to the community.

Workshop: Ing. Emilse Arias – Responsable del Sistema de Gestión Ambiental de la Unidad Coordinadora de Parques Urbanos (UCPU) de Salta

Date: 2019-10-07 Hours: 15:00:00 to 19:00:00

Curriculum workshops

Listen, learn, act and improve the tools that every recreator needs!

Price: $95 USD.
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If what you want is to obtain technical knowledge about a specialized subject, these workshops are for you. For 4 hours you will have the guidance of a specialist who will help you expand your knowledge and learn techniques on various topics of public space.

At the end you can count on a certificate of curricular value.

Price: $95 USD


10:00 a 14:00 - Canine Parks: planning, design and operation - T13

In this workshop you will know what a dog park is and its importance in the Latin American context, the positive and negative aspects to take into consideration for the development of a financially sustainable model from its design to its operation. Learn the best practices to consolidate a canine park in your community! In this workshop you will develop skills and knowledge: Master plan and basic elements Development of the executive project and conceptual design Parametric Costs and Budgets Give identity to your park Recommended dimensions Main problems and needs to cover Activities and events Resource management Operation and maintenance Much more...

Workshop: Roberto Romahn Diez, Proyectos Estratégicos - Parques de México

Date: 2019-10-07 Hours: 10:00:00 to 14:00:00
15:00 a 19:00 - Financial Sustainability, How to make profitable the public space from the capture of resources? - T17

Learn the guidelines and components of a Business Plan and how to implement them successfully in an existing public space or in one that is in the planning phase. In this workshop you can learn, learn and discover the following: The importance of having a Business Plan, its connection with the Master Plan and the participatory design process. The main components of a Business Plan for urban parks and public space. How to develop technical specifications of the attractions and amenities of a park and its relationship with the Business Plan. The main management models of large parks in the United States and Mexico, as well as their legal and operational implications. The main sources of income in a park and how to raise them in an operating budget. The most important operation and maintenance costs in a park, as well as its implication in the general budget.

Workshop: Luis Romahn Diez, Director y Fundador - Parques de México.

Date: 2019-10-07 Hours: 15:00:00 to 19:00:00