FAQ

The ISBC2017 will take place at the Hotel Radisson San José, San José, Costa Rica

The Congress will take place from May 25th - 27th, 2017. With a schedule from 8:00 am to 18:00 pm. Special activities will be held afterworks. 

The Congress fee is $400 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-2017» 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 25 and 26, 2017, from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm at the Radisson San José Hotel. Register your company and receive a booth at the Green Expo, and the opportunity to reserve a space at the Green B2B Meeting with no additional cost. For more information, contact us at comercial@gbccr.org

The first Green Building B2B Meeting to be held in Costa Rica right alongside our International Congress. A business roundtable will be implemented as part of the Sustainable Building International Congress 2017 (SBIC 2017 or CICS2017 for its name in Spanish).

The Green Building B2B Meeting will put together the main developers and designers with providers of innovative green products and services from the region –including banks and financial entities. The market transformation towards sustainable building demands products and services which out-perform conventional solutions providing, amongst other benefits, access to certification, green credits and better financing conditions. 

For more information, contact as at comercial@gbccr.org

Your company can be part of the International Sustainable Building Congress sponsors, by getting one of our sponsor’s package. This package includes: congress free waivers, a Green Expo booth, the opportunity to reserve a space at the Green B2B Meeting and of course your brand exposure.

There will be a Tour Desk during the Congress for you to reserve the activity of your choise, the cost for each tour may vary and must be cancel by each participant

By paying your space at the International Sustainable Building Congress 2017, you can be part of these activities:

-          Workshops

-          Plenaries

-          Scientific Sessions

-          Green Expo 2017

-          Green B2B Meetings: Register here https://goo.gl/forms/VfKquJ9ZngJqNUXQ2

-          Green Drinks

-          Lunch and Coffee Breaks