IASE 2015 Satellite Conference
Advances in statistics education: developments, experiences, and assessments
22 – 24 July 2015, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Bus service to the conference venue - please help us!

The Organizing Committee of IASE 2015 will provide bus transport from the 3 hotels listed below (Regina, Windsor Florida, Novo Mundo). We need to estimate the number of people wishing to use the bus service, hence ask all participants to indicate now in which hotel they will be staying - click here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1tapgecDI3aQ9WZHYV2nzEgBBUHcSE99Cjog-Z9bL5mk/viewform. It takes 15 seconds - Thank you!

Soon we will publish more information about the times and locations of the bus service.

Comissão Organizadora do IASE 2015 disponibilizará transporte a partir dos 3 hotéis indicados abaixo (Regina, Windsor Florida, Novo Mundo). A fim de dimensionar o número de pessoas que pretendem utilizar o transporte, solicitamos a todos os participantes que indiquem em qual hotel estará hospedado https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1tapgecDI3aQ9WZHYV2nzEgBBUHcSE99Cjog-Z9bL5mk/viewform.

Em breve traremos informações mais precisas sobre os horários e locais dos ônibus.


The 2015 IASE Satellite conference will be held at the Centro de Ciências Exatas e Tecnologia (CCET), at 458 Pasteur Avenue, on the campus of UNIRIO, the Universidade Federal do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, in the old and beautiful Urca neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro.

Transport: Getting to your hotel, to the Conference Venue, etc.

Arrival in Rio de Janeiro and travel to your hotel

After arriving at the international airport Galeão/Jobim in Rio, you can easily reach the Flamengo Beach / UNIRIO area (for example if you stay at Hotel Regina or Windsor Florida or Novo Mundo hotels), either by Taxi or Bus:

See TripAdvisor here for more ideas on how to use regular and special taxis, for other options (there is a new shuttle service at specific times) and for helpful advise to travelers to Rio.

Transport to UNIRIO/conference venue, from your hotel:

The recommended mode is the conference bus (will pick up from the 3 conference hotels listed below, and return from UNIRIO at the end of the day; times weill be published), or Local Taxi which is fast, 10-15 minutes from nearby hotels, cost around 8$ per ride (less if you share). There are also a public bus service (details at the hotel) and a metro/subway (station near some hotels, and at UNIRIO Campus entrance)

Registration & further conference information

About travel in Rio de Janeiro and to the WSC60 area, local entertainment:

Accommodation / Hotels

Delegates are invited to stay in one of the nearby hotels, which are close to the Flamingo (Flamengo) beach, at a distance of 4km-5km north from the conference venue. There are several local restaurants close by to these hotels or at them.

Below is a list of suggested hotels in the Flamengo Beach area (You are also free to search for other hotels in that area and/or book your hotel directly via commercial websites such as Hotels.com or Booking.com. Check both as there may be special deals). Enter the websites of the hotels below via the Links provided, if needed choose the "English/Ingles" option on top. Note: rooms are subject to availability; due to high demand, you are advised to make your reservations soon.

Hotel Regina link

Special prices range from US$ 166 to US$ 228

Hotel Windsor Florida link

Special prices range from US$ 115 to US$ 244

Hotel Novo Mundo link

Special prices range from US$ 130 to US$ 326