PRESENTERS
LIC member presenter USD 300
LIC non-member presenter USD 400
Member presenter USD 475
Non-member presenter USD 625
EARLY-BIRD
Up to 11 September, 2017
LIC student USD 225
LIC member USD 375
LIC non-members USD 450
Student USD 275
Member USD 525
Non-member USD 675
REGULAR
September 12 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
ONSITE
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.

External activities

Partner Registration is available for USD 150 which includes attendance at the opening ceremony and welcome reception; partner activity and gala dinner.

Tuesday, 14 November

Buenos Aires

Panoramic City Tour

An excursion

This excursion conveys the excitement of a multiple Buenos Aires. 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

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 every day at two different times, in the morning at 9:30 and in the afternoon at 13:30 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

Some visitors to Argentina must obtain a visa. Please check if you require a VISA prior to your registration.

More information

If you are a citizen of Australia or Canada, you do not require a Visa; however, you will need to pay a reciprocity fee to enter Argentina. For more information on paying the fee, please consult the website www.migraciones.gov.ar.

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. For more information on paying the fee, please consult the website www.migraciones.gov.ar/.

If you are required to apply for a visa, please contact your nearest Consulate of Argentina for specific documentation for the application process. Please consult the the list of overseas consulates www.mrecic.gov.ar/en/representaciones.

Holders of passports of the following countries require a visa to enter Argentina in all immigration categories:

Afghanistan, Algeria, Azerbaijan, Albania, Angola, Antigua And Barbuda, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Belarus, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Botswana, Brunei, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cape Verde, Cambodia; Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, People’s Republic Of China, Comoros, Democratic Republic Of The Congo, Republic Of Congo, Democratic People’s Republic Of Korea, Ivory Coast, Cuba, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Egypt, United Arab Emirates; Eritrea , Ethiopia, Fiji, Philippines, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Equatorial Guinea, India (**); Indonesia, Iraq, Iran, Jordan, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kuwait, Laos, Lesotho, Lebanon, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar; Malawi, Maldives, Morocco (*), Marshall Islands, Mauritius, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Mozambique, Myanmar, Mali, Mauritania, Nigeria, Namibia, Nepal, Niger, Oman, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Pakistan, Palestine, Qatar, Rwanda, Western Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Solomon Islands, Sao Tome And Principe, Senegal, Seychelles , Sierra Leone, Swaziland, Syria, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Tajikistan, Timor Oriental, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uganda, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia And Zimbabwe

(*) Visa free of charge for tourists and businessmen.

(**) visa free of charge for tourists, transit and businessmen.

Holders of passports of the following countries require a travel certificate to enter Argentina in all immigration categories:

Kosovo, Nauru, Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic, Taiwan, Tonga and Tuvalu

Requirements for Visa Application

1. PASSPORT or TRAVEL DOCUMENT:it must be valid for a minimum of 6 months from the intended date of entry and have at least one completely free page left for the visa.

2. ONE (1) APPLICATION FSV FORMS. Notice that they MUST BE fully hand-written filled out without scratches or corrections and duly signed. The form is followed by a translation in pages 4 & 5.
OR
Individuals holding passports issued by the following countries should apply for a Travel Certificate at least 15 days prior to travelling to Argentina:

Kosovo, Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic, Taiwan.

3. FOUR (4) CURRENT PHOTO:  full front view, color with white background, 1 ½ x 1 ½ inch, and uncovered head without glasses.

4. RETURN FLIGHTS ITINERARY.  It is advisable that you do not purchase non-refundable airline tickets to Argentina before the visa is granted. Purchase is not mandatory but failure to provide the reservation will result in visa application refusal.

5. HOTEL RESERVATION. Provide hotel reservations for the whole stay in Argentina.

6. PROOF OF FUNDS.  Submit bank statements for the last six months.

7. IN ADDITION, YOU WILL HAVE TO PROVIDE THE FOLLOWING:

a)Letter of invitation from the host organization or business in Argentina in ORIGINAL confirming the purpose and duration of the trip, full name, address and telephone numbers of all persons to be contacted in Argentina. The letter must be written in Spanish on company letter-head paper.
***Important: The signature of the employee’s company in Argentina must be registered at the Registro Nacional Unico de Requirentes de Extranjeros (RENURE). The company inviting foreign citizens to Argentina should indicate in the invitation letter the company’s registration number at RENURE.
In addition, the letter must be certified by an Argentine Notary Public (“Escribano Publico”) and then by the “Colegio de Escribanos”.

b)If you own your business, a COPY of your business’ official registration and last year tax return.

8. FEE. A USD 200 fee will be applied.For Nationals from India and Morocco the business visa is free of charge.
For those who require a travel certificate the fee will be USD 250 (See number 2).

9. VISA INTERVIEW. All visa applicants are requested to appear in person for an interview with a consular officer.

10. Applicants may be required to provide additional information.

For more details, please contact the Embassies and Consulates in your country: http://ar.embassyinformation.com/

Requirements for Travel Certificate Application

Passport holders of Kosovo, Nauru, Saharaui Democratic Arabian Republic, Taiwan, and Tuvalu must apply for a Travel Certificate to visit Argentina in all the migratory categories (ie. tourism, business, technical, professional, etc).

PROCEDURE:

The expedition of a Travel Certificate requires a period of approximately 10 working days to eventually be issued.
It is not possible to ask for a rush process.
Incomplete applications are not accepted.

REQUIREMENTS:

    1. Travel Certificate form, completed in full and signed.
    2. Two (2) pictures 4 x 4 cm or 1.5 x 1.5 inches, color, with no glasses.
    3. Pay a consular fee (250,00 USD).
    4. Complete all the requirements mentioned in the section “Visa Information”, depending on the category of the visa you are applying (tourism, business, technical, professional, etc).

Accommodation

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

OZACCOM+
Email: ozaccom@ozaccom.com.au
Address: PO Box 104,
RBH Post Office QLD 4029,
Australia
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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