FAQ

The CICS2019 will take place at Wyndham San José Herradura Hotel & Convention Center

The Congress will take place from May 15th - 17th, 2019. First day is for Pre-Cong workshops and meetings, Second day is dedicated to plenaries and parallel sessions and third day is for plenaries and workshops. With a schedule from 7:30 am to 17:30 pm. Special activities will be held afterworks. 

The Congress fee is $500 for internacional participants. Students: $150

If you have any doubts regarding your fee, please refer to the congress website, or contact us directly at: comercial@gbccr.org - If you reside abroad Costa Rica you may: 1. PAY USING YOUR CREDIT CARD: Download and complete the “Credit Card Payment Authorization Form” and send it to comercial@gbccr.org or, 2. PERFORM AN INTERNATIONAL BANK TRANSFER. In this case, please be sure to make your transfer including all bank charges so that payment to GBC-CR is net of any charges, otherwise, the registration payment will not be considered complete. Should you decide to pay by money transfer, please be sure to put your full name and if possible indicate «ICSC-2018» or the word «CONGRESS» Internacional Bank Transfer Information Name of Bank: Banco Nacional de Costa Rica Account No.: 100-02-035-600921-3 SWIFT: BNCRCRSJ UID CODE: 019462 Bank Address: Ave 1 y 3, Calle 4, San José, Costa Rica Beneficiary: Asociacion Green Building Council Costa Rica Address: San Rafael, Escazú, 75 metros sur de Rostipollos, San José, Costa Rica Phone: +001 (506) 2248-0579 Please send transfer confirmation to: comercial@gbccr.org - If you reside in Costa Rica you may: 1. PAY USING YOUR CREDIT CARD: you can either Download and complete the “Credit Card Payment Authorization Form” and send it to comercial@gbccr.org or, visit the GBC-CR´s office and pay directly in cash or by credit card (we are located in an Rafael, Escazú, 75 m south from Rostipollos, Centro Comercial Gala) or 2. PERFORM A LOCAL BANK TRANSFER to any of the following GBC-CR accounts: -Promerica: Colones:30000001729398 /Cuenta Cliente (SINPE): 11610300017293985 Dólares: 40000001729447 / Cuenta Cliente (SINPE): 11610400017294471- Banco Nacional de Costa Rica: Colones 100-01-035-001777-4 / Cuenta Cliente (SINPE): 15103510010017771 Dollars 100-02-035-600921-3 / Cuenta Cliente (SINPE): 15103510026009211 - BAC San José: Colones 923137020 / Cuenta Cliente (SINPE): 10200009231370208 Dollars 923137038 / Cuenta Cliente (SINPE): 10200009231370384 Please send transfer confirmation to: comercial@gbccr.org

The most important thing you should consider before traveling to Costa Rica is that you need to buy a Departure Tax at the Airport to return to your home country, this tax can be purchase at the Airport, however there are some airlines that include the Departure tax on the flight cost.

The Green Expo is a unique green building products and services exhibition. You can visit it for free, on May 16th and 17th, 2019, from 7:30 am to 5:30 pm.

Your company can be part of the International Sustainable Cities Congress sponsors, by getting one of our sponsor’s package. This package includes: congress free waivers, a Green Expo booth and of course your brand exposure.

By paying your space at the International Sustainable Building Congress 2019, you can be part of these activities:

-          Workshops

-          Plenaries

-          Parales Sessions

-          Green Expo 2018

-          Green Drinks

-          Lunch and Coffee Breaks

Pre-Cong activities on the 15th have an additional cost.