IEEE Latin-American Conference on Communications
08-10 November 2017 – Guatemala City, Guatemala

Hotel and Travel


Venue and hotel

The Conference will be held at the Convention Center at The Westin Camino Real, Guatemala City, located within the hotel area in Guatemala city.

Further instructions of room special rates will be posted here.

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The workshops and tutorials will be held at local universities.

Galileo University

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Guatemala International Airport “La Aurora” – code: GUA

Recommended hotels are 5 to 10 mins from the airport. Some hotels will provide transportation airport-hotel-airport.

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Please check if you need visa for entry to Guatemala  here.

Countries from Latin America needing visa for entry are: Bolivia and Ecuador.

Touristic places in Guatemala

Guatemala has very diverse locations and touristic places to visit. The three most visited places are La Antigua Guatemala, Lake Atitlan (Panajachel) and Tikal (Petén). Visit the following link for more information:

360 view of touristic locations to visit.

Depending on the hotel you choose to stay, tours can be coordinated by their local tourist office.



Guatemala City has various methods of transportation (public and private). We recommend using only taxis coordinated by the hotel or by a representative from local IEEE LATINCOM staff. Also, Uber service is available in the city.