Become an IWA Member and receive significant discounts on registration plus a host of additional benefits with the world’s premiere international association of water professionals. You will enjoy a minimum of 1 year of receiving The Source Magazine, access to IWA exclusive content online and further discounts on IWA publications and all IWA events.

LIC member presenter USD 300
LIC non-member presenter USD 400
Member presenter USD 475
Non-member presenter USD 625
Up to 1 October, 2017
LIC student USD 225
LIC member USD 375
LIC non-members USD 450
Student USD 275
Member USD 525
Non-member USD 675
October 1 to November 10, 2017
LIC student USD 300
LIC member USD 450
LIC non-members USD 525
Student USD 350
Member USD 675
Non-member USD 825
November 11, 2017
Non-member USD 975
Member USD 825
Student USD 425
LIC non-member USD 625
LIC member USD 550
LIC student USD 375

Registering offline

To register for the IWA Water Development Congress & Exhibition using the paper registration form which provides payments by credit card, direct deposit / funds transfer or bank draft, please download the Registration Form.

All delegate registration prices include attendance at the opening ceremony and welcome reception; congress sessions; exhibition; and lunches, morning and afternoon teas.

  1. Membership of IWA will be verified and membership status is not transferable. If the member number supplied above is incorrect no discount will apply.
  2. Student rate conditions apply. While collecting your badge, you will be asked to show your student ID.
  3. LIC means low-income country. For a complete list go to MEMBERSHIP INFORMATION and scroll down to the bottom of the page. Argentina is a LIC.

Partners Programme

Partner Registration is available for USD 150 which includes attendance at the opening ceremony and welcome reception, gala dinner, and the two tours described below.

Tuesday, 14 November

Buenos Aires

Panoramic City Tour

An excursion: 9am – Midday

This excursion conveys the excitement of a multiple Buenos Aires; departing in the morning at 9 and lasts approximately 3 hours. You will get to know the symbol of our city: the Obelisco and visit some squares like: Plaza de Mayo, Plaza San Martin, Alvear, Congress; different avenues like: Corrientes, De Mayo, 9 de Julio, among others; and neighbourhoods with great history such as La Boca, San Telmo, Palermo, Recoleta and modern Puerto Madero; The parks, Lezama, Tres de Febrero and the Ecological Reserve, commercial and financial areas and Football Stadium, etc.

Wednesday, 15 November

Tigre and Delta of the Paraná

Tigre Boat Tour

9am – 2pm

The excursion to Tigre and Delta of the Paraná begins in the downtown hotels of Buenos Aires and it crosses the north zone of the City until arriving at the locality of Tigre. This Paraná Tigre and delta tour departs in the morning at 9 and lasts approximately 5 hours.

The road to the town of Tigre is made by Avenida del Libertador, one of the most important avenues in the north of the city of Buenos Aires, going through the residential municipalities of Vicente López, Olivos and San Isidro, where the landscape is composed of elegant houses and sumptuous mansions. You can also see the Presidential Quinta de Olivos, which is the official housing of the Argentine President.

Then the boat tour crosses the rivers and canals of the Delta. The river route (boat) allows to observe the landscapes of the islands and to enter in the life of the islanders. The Paraná Delta is considered one of the largest in the world.

Travel Visas

There are currently more than 70 countries with Visa exemptions to enter Argentina. 

More information

If you are a citizen of Canada, you do not require a Visa; however, you will need to pay a reciprocity fee to enter Argentina.

Citizens of Australia are advised that Argentina has decided to suspend, as of 1 July of this year, the requirement for payment of a fee to enter the country for tourism or business purposes (as provided for under Decree No. 1654/08 and DNM Provision No. 2761/09) in relation to Australian nationals.
For the full text of the travel advice, please refer to:

If you are a Chinese citizen and have a valid “USA Visa (category B2)” or “Shengen Visa”, you do not require a Visa; however, you would need to pay an entry fee (AVE) prior to entry to Argentina.

If you are required to apply for a visa

Please complete the Passport Information section of the registration form online or PDF registration form and this data will be provided to the Ministry of the Interior who will provide a letter to the Foreign Office requesting a visa be provided.


Ozaccom+ has sourced a number of accommodation options, ranging in price and rating. Further details including providers, location, costs and cancellation policies are available via the online booking website. You will have the option of booking the negotiated conference rate or the best rate of the day.

Contact us

Registration and Accommodation Coordinator
Airfare bookings – Ozwings

Address: PO Box 104,
RBH Post Office QLD 4029,
Tel: +61 7 3854 1611 (GMT+10)
Fax: +61 7 3854 1507

A global congress at a water plant in Buenos Aires!

General San Martin Plant

During the Congress, there will be transportation services available near Congress hotels for delegates to get to and from the General San Martin Plant. But Buenos Aires has a great transport system with multiple options including extensive subway networks, buses, trains, taxis and car rental facilities. Check the Public transport available for options, timetables and fares. Alternatively, you can download the BA Como Llego app to assist you in navigating around Buenos Aires. 



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