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World Resources Forum Latin America and the Caribbean, International Sustainable Building Congress 2016 & III GREEN EXPO

17th - 20th may 2016

         International Convention Center        Wyndham Hotel San José- Herradura

San José, Costa Rica 


Be part of this unprecedented event. GBC-CR, World Resources Forum (WRF) and United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) join their expertise and enthusiasm to develop a global reach unique event for LAC region.

Topics on sustainable lifestyles, resource efficiency, society, finance, mobility, public space, design, buildings, waste, bio economy, inclusive cities, financing and many more are included on a four day program which fosters forward thinking through plenaries, scientific, workshops and training sessions.

Programme's overarching theme is “Building Sustainable Cities and Lifestyles in Latin America and the Caribbean” and the five key guiding topics for plenaries and workshop sessions include: sustainable resources management, sustainable buildings and cities, sustainable lifestyles and education.

You are also invited to enjoy our cinema and short-film experience, the awards and gala dinner as well as gastronomic tours, cultural activities and the best GREEN EXPO.

Take-away from the event’s networking opportunities: experts form around the world as well as national and international leaders will come together to share their science, experience, products and values with you.

Benefit from the global visibility the event offers for you, your company services and products. Develop new contacts, find out about successful business models, projects and research topics.

COME, BUILD AND ENJOY WITH GBC-CR, WRF AND UNEP THIS UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY FOR LAC. BE ACTIVE, BE SOCIAL, BE INNOVATIVE…

LAC PARTICIPANT FEE: $400

INTERNATIONAL PARTICIPANT FEE: $500

UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS: $150

 


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Highlighted Speakers

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Ana  Quirós

Ana Quirós

GBC-CR president. Civil Engineer and M.Sc.Stanford University. Founded ECO GLOBAL consulting firm. Partner to AT&A and ALCALA. Since 2002 UNEP/SETAC LC Initiative board member in charge of communications strategy implementation. Her most recent project is to implement EDGE-CR by 2015.

Xaver  Edelmann

Xaver Edelmann

Dr. Edelmann is the founder and current President of the World Resources Forum, WRF.

Leo Heileman

Leo Heileman

United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP) Director and Regional Representative

Roberto  Artavia

Roberto Artavia

VIVA Trust and Fundación Latinoamérica Posible President. He was the INCAE Business School rector, and CLACDS founder and director. He is a board member in World Resources Institute in Washington, co-founder of the proyect EDCR y member of the CCCR Competitiveness Commission.


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