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Congress Registration

Paragon Group

** Registration as a Young Professional (member / non member) applies for those born until May 1977.

**Young Professionals Fee includes: Participation in the Congress Sessions, Congress Kit, Welcome Reception and Closing Dinner, Coffee Breaks, Lunch, Entrance to the Exhibition and Networking sessions.

** Students must provide an official letter from their head of department confirming their status and a valid student ID during the congress dates.

Registration Fees for Congress Participants includes:Participation in the Congress Sessions, Congress Kit, Welcome Reception and Closing Dinner, Coffee Breaks, Lunch, Entrance to the Exhibition.

Cancellation policy for registration
Up to 60 days prior to arrival-full refund less 40 USD Bank charges
From 59 days prior to arrival-no refund

Payment for registration fees can be made via:

1. Credit card via the online registration form . The charge will be made according to the currency exchange rate on the actual day of the transaction.

Bank Transfer details:

International Payments
Intermediary bank: Citibank, N. A.
ABA: 021000089
Address: 111 Wall Street, New York NY
10043, United States
Intermediary Account No.: 10991266
Account holder: Citibank Panamá
Final beneficiary: Autoridad del Canal de Panamá
Final account number: 0550305062
Reference: Name of the company

Local Bank Payments
Account holder: Citibank Panamá
Beneficiary: Autoridad del Canal de Panamá
Account number: 0550305062
Reference: Name of the company

Bank charges are the responsibility of the payee and should be paid at source in addition to the registration fees

Once the payment has been made, notify the following persons via email, to confirm accreditation to the ACP account: FA-CAJA@pancanal.com and pvaserman@paragong.com

Bank transfer: Reference: PIANC 2018.

Bank charges are the responsibility of the payer and should be paid at source in addition to the registration fees.


The Congress takes 5 days

  • The Participant registration fee will include:
  • Participation in plenary sessions: Presentations offered by renowned national and international personalities in the field of dredging and dredged material disposal, navigation and port infrastructure, recreational navigation and related environmental matters, and research, as well as decision-makers and key industry people.
  • Participation during discussion panels: Renowned professionals will present their ideas on a specific subject to the audience.
  • Participation in simultaneous sessions (tracks): Formal presentations focused on specialized topics. At the time of registration, please select yout preferred topic of interest.
  • Exhibition area: Local, international companies and specialized institutions will showcase their products and services.


  • Coffee breaks and lunch will be provided during four days of the congress.
  • Congress kit : bag, notepad, pen, etc