FEBRUARY 04 - 08 | HAVANA INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE CENTER
MEETING FOR THE UNITY OF EDUCATORS
MAY 27-31 | HAVANA INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE CENTER
2nd Pan-American Congress of Physiological Sciences
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The Ministry of Education of the Republic of Cuba and the Havana International Conference Center are pleased to invite you to the 17th edition of the International Congress Pedagogy 2019, which will be held from February 4th to 8th, 2019, at the Cuban Wonder City.
Ministry of Education of the Republic of Cuba
Havana International Conference Center
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
United Nations Children´s Fund (UNICEF)
Organization of Ibero-American States for the Education, Science and Culture (OEI in Spanish)
Association of Educators of Latin America and the Caribbean (AELAC)
Regional Office of Culture for Latin America and the Caribbean (ORCALC/Havana)
HAVANA NTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE CENTER CUBA
Zósima López Ruiz, Spec., BA.
Phone: 53-7-208 51 99 / 53-7-202 6011 to 19, extension 1510
ALL US PAYMENTS
all payments via
INVICTA Group Services
All the fees here are presented in the Cuban Peso Convertible (CUC), the official currency in Cuba, which exchange rate correspond to approximately to 1.00 CUC for US $ 1.00 if payment is made in the US, via INVICTA Group Services. All hotel fees must be paid in advance before congress.
Those people interested in paying all registration fees in Cuba, must make it at the right moment of the registration at the Havana International Conference Center, by using the official circulating currency in Cuba 1.00 CUC for US$ 0, 8685.
EVENTO HAVANATUR SA
per person per night in CUC
REGISTRATION FEE FOR INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS PEDAGOGY 2019
Those people interested in attending Pedagogy 2019 will have the possibility to register and pay their corresponding registration fee by online at the following website: www.pedagogiacuba.com, before Monday, January 28th, 2019. Deadline for the submission of Abstracts and Full Papers November 23, 2018 (Registration Presentations)
casa particular cost
INVICTA Group Services
Hotel Nacional de Cuba 5* $132.00 $190.00
Melia Cohiba 5* $132.00 $195.00
Melia Habana 5* $132.00 $195.00
Riviera 4* $120.00 $165.00
Four Points Quinta Avenida 4* $111.00 $160.00
Habana Libre 4* $105.00 $153.00
Plaza 4* $ 90.00 $140.00
Vedado / Saint John / Flamingo 3* $ 62.00 $ 83.00
Neptuno / Tritón 3* $ 50.00 $ 62.00
accommodations for one night with breakfast included
transfer airport | hotel | airport
daily transfer to and from the congress hall
all transfers for all the official activities of the congress
CASA PARTICULAR ACCOMMODATIONS
per room per night in CUC, range between $35.00 - $75.00, includes breakfast
INVICTA Group Services
To satisfy regulations in both Cuba and the United States, you will need to carry the following documentation. These documents will be given to you by INVICTA GROUP SERVICES:
CUBAN VISA (TOURIST CARD)
LETTER OF AUTHORIZATION from INVICTA GROUP SERVICES stating that you are traveling under one of the approved categories
INVICTA Group Services
HAVANA INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE CENTER HAVANA CUBA
Founded in 1979, the Havana International Conference Center is an institution of indisputable prestige in Cuba, specialized in events and congresses organization. It is located in one of the most beautiful residential neighborhoods of the city and covers an area of 60 000 square meters. The Center organizes, promotes and carries out conventions, congresses, symposia, conferences, national and international meetings, fairs and exhibitions.
Moreover, it encourages and commercializes the activities scheduled for each of the international events and fairs held in HICC, through a wide network of official agencies in Latin America, North America and Europe, without exclusive character and in common agreement with associations and companies interested in these services.
PEDAGOGIA2019 IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR PARTICIPANTS
CUBA´S CUSTOMS RULES
In order to enter into and departure from Cuba, an individual will be needed a six-month validity Passport, tourist card or visa and a round-trip ticket. Upon arriving in Cuba, José Martí´s airport immigration officials will request passport, round-trip ticket and tourist card or visa.
TOURIST CARD OR VISA
It is mandatory to hold a tourist card or visa to enter into Cuba. Upon buying your round-trip ticket, you must request the travel agency or the Cuban diplomatic representation based in your country the tourist card or visa in order to enter into Cuba. Visa for Cuba is valid for 30 days. Whether your stay in the Caribbean Island exceeded the respective 30 days, you should renew your tourist card or visa. This legal procedure must be carried out at the available immigration offices of Cuban provinces´ capitals and must meet the following: a prior CUC tax payment in stamps which are available to buy at Metropolitan Bank branches.
The Cuban government demands a Medical Travel Insurance covered by Medical Expenditures and valid for the whole stay period. All those paeople who are interested in travelling to Cuba are obliged to provide a Medical Insurance covering all medical expenditures in case of either a disease or accident.
The Cuban Convertible Pesos (CUC) is the official circulating currency in Cuba. It can be obtained upon arriving the country, at the airport, hotels, Banks and currency exchange offices (Cadecas). The exchangeable international currencies are: Euro, US and Canadian dollar, Sterling Pound, Swiss Francs, Mexican Pesos and Japanese Yen, in accordance with the current exchange rate.
You can also use credit cards as VISA, MASTERCARD and CABAL, as long as they are not drawn from a U.S. bank.
Cuba is a very safe nation.
Cuba has a moderate sub-tropical weather. Havana and the western provinces have a chillier and nicer weather than in the Eastern region.
It is advisable to wear cotton-made clothes.
The electric current generally works to 110 V/60 Hz.
MOBILE PHONES AND INTERNET USE
SERVICE CONTRACT WITH CUBACELL
Countries and operators with SMS HUB contracts:
INTERNET SERVICE CONNECTION
WEB NAVATION ROOMS
PEDAGOGIA 2019 TOPICS
01. Education in values for a peace culture
02. Educator´s professional performance for improvement and transformation of educational systems
03. Challenges and prospects for teaching training
04. Public science, technology and innovation policies for a sustainable and inclusive development
05. Information and communication technologies in education for sustainable envelopment
06. Quality assessment for an inclusive and equal education in the framework of 2030 Educational Agenda
07. Environmental education for sustainable development and disaster prevention
08. Culture for sustainable development
09. Comprehensive care for infants and teenagers
10. Organization and administration for educational institutions
11. Education science contributions for educational practice development
12. School-family-community integration for a sustainable development
13. Teaching of basic literacy and education for Young people and adults
14. Latin American educational thinking. José Martí in the Cuban educational work
15. University and 2030 agenda for sustainable development
16. Influence of teacher unions for educational sustainable development
17. Inclusive, equal, quality educational and learning for all
18. Education for native peoples and rural sector. Innovative policies for sustainable development
19. Quality technical and professional education and its contribution to nations´ socioeconomic development
20. The role of enterprises for a quality education development
21. Promotion and education for health and sexuality in educational institutions
22. Physical education and sports for inclusive, equal and quality education for good
23. Language, art and literary culture
24. Challenges for labor training to have access to employment and job
25. International cooperation for quality education
26. The prevention, from educational systems, to guarantee children and teenagers protection against different
violence closely related to addictions, human trafficking and other crimes
Each one of these key topics is composed of different subjects that will be discussed in symposiums and forums; they will be covered in courses (pre-Congress and parallel to the event) developed by highly qualified, experienced teachers and researchers.
PEDAGOGIA 2019 SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM
PEDAGOGIA 2019 | in its fifteenth edition under the slogan: “For the unity of educators “aims to socialize scientific results and good practices of the work of thousands of education professionals that respond to the pressing problems of Education mainly in Latin America and the Caribbean. For this, the scientific program is organized so as to allow professional exchange, with a high scientific level, after joining forces, experiences and willingness to make every day in our nations a quality education for all, inclusive, relevant develops and equitable.
The scientific program of Pedagogy Congress 2019 is structured in various activities, aimed at satisfying interests and expectations of the delegates, referring to the content of the General Thematic convened.
The central activities of the scientific program will address current issues and will be taught by prestigious national and international specialists to propitiate an open exchange of experiences about the solutions given to educational problems faced today , and share results of recent research and examine forms of regional cooperation; which leads to find the roots of an indigenous pedagogy, summarizing the best of Latin American and universal educational thought and serve as a source of inspiration of scientists and educators knowledge, to the challenges of education for the sustainable development.
The various issues arising from the themes defined for the Congress will be addressed in Symposium and Forums, as well as in courses that will be developed by high professional teachers and researchers.
The fundamental forms for organizing symposiums and forums are Discussion Session and Poster Presentation, also we have organized Conferences, roundtables, panels, colloquia and other forms that encourage scientific debate from the main scientific results or theoretical budgets from the works presented.
Debate Sessions, especially, are designed to allow participation of all authors of selected works, according to the scientific program, through the performance of different roles in the discussion of the topics. This organizational form is different from the presentation of the papers; it is characterized by brief presentation of the main results of the investigation, using or not technology aids. They are conducted by experienced specialists on the subject, who will use 10 minutes of introduction to propose debate content. Only in the event that a particular subject requires, the Scientific Committee will decide the oral presentation of papers with duration of up to 7 minutes for each speaker, with a final space for the debate.
As part of the structure and operation and functioning of each symposium, the poster presentation, is an organizational form in which authors can directly exchange with interested participants, enriching experiences on the work set out in panels, which are identified by codes matching those indicated for work in the corresponding symposium and will be exposed in a enabled area for that purpose by the sessions specified in the program for each symposium or forum. At the end of each session the authors of each poster will receive their certificate of speakers.
Symposiums and forums maintain a functional unit throughout the development of Congress and at its last session they will close with conclusions which, based on the criteria set by the authors of works and delegates participating in all sessions, will reach general assessments on existing trends and the proposed actions for the solution of the main educational problems presented in relation to the topics discussed, and suggestions for the development of the next congress. These conclusions form part of the Scientific Report of the event and serve as the basis for the Final Declaration of the Congress.
The scientific program also includes specialized visits to educational centers and to scientific and cultural institutions of Havana, as well as associated exhibition of Grand Foyer in the Palace of Conventions.
All activities of the Congress will be held according to the schedule established in the scientific program. The Organizing Committee reserves the right to make necessary modifications to any eventuality.
The Scientific Committee will appreciate the authors of works to follow the time standards established for each activity of the program and suggests brevity and synthesis in the exposition of the main results achieved in the procedures involved and to contribute with their points of views and experiences to the successful development of the scientific debate.
PEDAGOGIA 2019 OFFICIAL PROGRAM
FEBRUARY 05 - 08
FEBRUARY 05 - 07
Opening Ceremony and Welcoming Speech
Visits to Educational Institutions