Activities of the Social Program

Welcome Cocktail Monday, August 22, 19:00 hrs Included in the registration fee
Conference Excursion to Tulum Wednesday, August 24 Included in the registration fee
Conference Banquet Thursday, August 25, 21:00 hrs $25 USD for those staying at the Ocean Coral Turquesa Hotel. $75 USD others
Excursion to Tulum and Xel-Ha
strongly recommended
Limited seats: there are only few places available, book now, pay on-site. Wednesday, August 24 $90 USD adults, $50 USD children (5-12), limited places, book on the reservation form. Illimited meals and drinks, and free services in Xel-Ha.
Free entertainment shows Every night in the hotel theaters  
For accompanying persons:    
Visit to Cancun Monday, August 22, 10:00 hrs Included for those registered as accompanying person. Return around 14:00 hrs
Visit to Playa del Carmen Thursday, August 25, 10:00 hrs Included for those registered as accompanying person. Return around 14:00 hrs

 Optional activities will be offered by a touristic agency within the hotel


It is the only known walled Mayan city. Built on top of a cliff overlooks one of the most picturesque views of the Caribbean Sea. Tulum has architecture typical of Maya cities on the east coast of the Yucatan Peninsula and it is one of the best preserved coastal Maya sites and one of the most visited archaeological sites in Mexico. El Castillo, the Temple of the Frescoes, and the Temple of the Descending God are the three most famous buildings in Tulum.

Xel - Ha

This tropical paradise, the largest natural aquarium in the world, was a safe harbor and port-of-call for the ancient Mayan merchant marine. Visitors can explore a multitude of natural wonders including a labyrinth of waterways and paths through the tropical jungle, lagoons of transparent turquoise water, private inlets and coves, cenotes (fresh water sinkholes or natural wells), a cool river which flows through a mangrove forest, multicolored fish, and a verdant lush jungle. The river opens up into an equally crystal clear and turquoise lagoon, Xel-Ha is a Snorkel Heaven. The park has introduced an interactive swimming program with dolphins who live in the fabulous natural aquarium. Xel-Ha is an all inclusive site: you will have access to unlimited meals and drinks, towels, snorkeling accessories, and other services inside the natural park.