The Workshop venue is at the Universidade de Caxias do Sul (UCS), Caxias do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul (RS), Brazil (

Caxias do Sul is served by two airports:

  • Caxias do Sul Regional airport (CXJ)  in Caxias do Sul - about 10 minutes trip to downtown via taxi. This airport receive four flights a day, three coming from the Congonhas airport in São Paulo and one coming from Viracopos airport in Campinas. This airport is convenient for Brazilian participants.
  • Salgado Filho International airport (POA) in Porto Alegre (state capital of Rio Grande do Sul) - about a 2 hour trip from Caxias do Sul is the best option for people coming from outside Brazil. For example, every day in this airport there are direct flights from the USA (Copa Airlines and American Airlines) and from Europe (TAP Airlines). The workshop organizers will do their best to organize transportation from Salgado Filho airport to Caxias do Sul for foreign participants.