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Information on Registration will be posted here. Please check back later.


The Registration fee includes coffee breaks, and conference materials. Lunch is not included and may be purchased at one of the many establishmnts nearby.


A. SCL/SPCL Members
B. SCL/SPCL Student Members
C. Costa-Rica-Based (Observers)
D. Non-Members (Observers)
E. One-Day Observer Pass (limit 3 days per person)


Please see Society and Conference Rules
Regulaciones del Congreso y de la Sociedad


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Guest Speaker

Guest Speaker

J. Diego Quesada
Universidad Nacional de Costa Rica



Host University
The Universidad Nacional de Costa Rica (UNA) is one of five public universities in Costa Rica, with the main campus located in the city of Heredia. Learn more»

Heredia, Heredia Province
One of Costa Rica's most historical cities, founded in 1705 and nicknamed "City of Flowers". Located in central Costa Rica amidst vast coffee plantations and lush greenery. Learn more»

important dates

Important Dates

Early Bird Abstracts:
30 October 2017

Early Notification of acceptance:
20 December 2017

Deadline for Abstracts:
15 February 2018

Notification of acceptance:
15 April 2018

Submission of full papers:
12 August 2018

useful info

Social Programme

Conference Dinner
Field Trip
Cultural Event


social programme

Useful Information

Before you go:
- Airlines flying to Costa Rica
- Airport > Juan Santamaría International (SJO), San José
- Entry Requirements
- Visas by Nationality
- Yellow Fever Vaccination

Arriving in Costa Rica:
Click here to learn about airport transfers, currency
mobile devices, getting around, shopping etc.