Event Venue

All the events will take place at the brand-new Pacific Center Hospital Complex. The live surgeries will take place at The Panama Clinic and the conference will be held at the Teatro Pacific.

Air Travel

COPA Airlines, the official airline of the meeting and Panama, offers a 10% discount on airfare to and from Panama for the attendance of this meeting. To get the discount you must use the B8649 code and purchase your tickets via the COPA call center at


The headquarter hotel will be at the Residence Inn by Marriott.  All these places are under one roof, The Pacific Center is located in the Paitilla neighborhood, in the center of the city. Nearby there are also three other Marriott hotels (J.W., AC, Executive Apartments and Courtyard) which will have shuttle service to and from the Pacific center complex*.


Book your special group rate:

Headquarter hotel at Pacific Center

Secondary hotels:

* Secondary hotels will have Shuttle service to the event venue only in morning hours.

Air Trasport

CopaAirlines, designated the Official Airline of the Meeting, grants a discount of 10% of the excursion fee in the tickets of the participants. The discount code is B8649 and applies only by calling the CopaAirlines reservation center.

Climate and Dress

The dress code for the activities of the congress is business casual. The climate of Panama is tropical, so it is recommended to bring light summer clothes. Occasional rains are common in the month of March.


Depending on the citizenship, a valid passport and tourist card or visa are required to enter the country. We suggest consulting with your travel agent or consulate of Panama closest to your place of residence.

Ground Transportation

Car Rentals


Other Options

UBER – Private Taxis
Double deckerBusesMetro