The Riocentro Convention Centre is Located in Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro. The largest facility of this type in Latin America, it is accessible via many public transportation options.
Avenida Salvador Allende 6555 - Barra da Tijuca - Rio de Janeiro - Brazil
Tel: + 55 (21) 3035 9100
Fax: + 55 (21) 3035 9138
Download a .pdf map showing Riocentro and hotels.
Due to the heavy traffic in Rio and the distance between the convention center and the conference hotels, attendees are advised to book rooms through the AAPG Housing Bureauso they have access to the conference shuttles. Shuttle schedules will be available at each conference hotel upon check-in, in the program book received at registration and on signs. A more detailed transportation schedule will be posted on the Rio website and e-mailed to registrants closer to the beginning of the conference.
For more information on getting to Riocentro, see details on the Riocentro website.