Frequently Asked Questions
Which are the topics to be developed on the LAPRW 2017?
1. Pesticide residue analysis on food and the environment.
2. Monitoring of environmental pollutants.
3. Pesticide residue and good agricultural practice.
4. Bioremediation of pollutants.
5. Occupational health.
6. Pesticide residue regulation.
7. Risk analysis
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When will the preliminary program of the LAPRW 2017 be avaible?
The preliminary program will be available on February 2017.
The information can be found in the following link: program
Where is the LAPRW 2017 going to be held?
The LAPRW will take place in the International Convention Center of Hotel Wyndham San Jose - Herradura, which is located in the General Cañas Freeway, San José, 71880, Costa Rica. It will be held on May 14 - 17, 2017.
Who is organizing the LAPRW 2017?
It is being organized by the Centro de Investigación de Contaminación Ambiental (CICA) and other units of the Universidad de Costa Rica (UCR), and the Servicio Fitosanitario del Estado (SFE) of the Ministerio de Agricultura y Ganadería (MAG) of Costa Rica.
How can I get information to be a sponsor in the LAPRW 2017?
Contact Luis Diego Rojas Alpízar, from Fundación UCR.
Telephone: (506) 2511-1763/ (506) 2511-8211
How much is the registration for the LAPRW 2017 going to be?
The registration for the LAPRW 2017 is going to be between $160 USD and $430 USD. The official fees are available in the official website of the workshop.
Is there going to be any type of economic aid for students?
The assignation of scholarships is under evaluation
What does the registration fee include?
The registration fee includes: participation in the workshop, access to the poster area, access to sponsors' exhibition area, simultaneous interpretation, access to documents and presentations originated during the congress, LAPRW identification, book of abstracts of the papers presented, participation in the welcome cocktail, daily mid-morning and mid-afternoon coffee and lunch.