MINISTÉRIO DO TURISMO, PREFEITURA DA CIDADE DO RIO DE JANEIRO AND
SECRETARIA MUNICIPAL DE CULTURA PRESENT:
Rio de Janeiro,
The World Capital of Architecture
The largest and most important international forum on architecture, The World Congress of Architects will take place in Rio in 2020. UNESCO designated the city of Rio de Janeiro as the world capital of architecture 2020. Due to that, the marvelous city will become the main stage for discussing architecture and urbanism in the world.
For the first time, the Congress – taking place since 1948 and now in its 27th edition, will take to the streets of the host city, including activities and exhibits held invaluable architectural-landscaped locations.
Located in the heart of “Porto Maravilha”, in an area of over 40 thousand m2, Píer Mauá will house the Congress and the Trade Show. Holding important events, such as Rio +20 and Casa Brasil in the 2016 Olympic Games. The location has already been consolidated as one of the most prestigious spaces for hosting large-scale events in the Marvelous City throughout the past 20 years.
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