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São Paulo

Plan your visit

Getting around São Paulo is easy and convenient. The following will help you make the most of your convention stay and take advantage of all that the city has to offer. Be sure also to budget time to explore the wonders within a day’s journey.


São Paulo is a bustling metropolis, bursting with creativity and diversity. Waves of immigrants have left their mark on the city, each group bringing its own culture and cuisine. Plan to spend time in São Paulo’s many neighborhoods, and embrace the city’s infinite possibilities.

Health & Safety

Before you leave for São Paulo, review our health and safety tips and travel insurance recommendations.


Learn about travel discounts to São Paulo, Brazilian visa requirements, and tips for getting around the city.


All convention events, including plenary and breakout sessions, will take place at Parque Anhembi, located in the city’s northern district of Santana.


Check out maps of the city, convention center, area hotels, and restaurants. Use the convention app (available in May) to view interactive maps.

Special needs

Indicate special needs when registering for the convention or booking a room.