VENUE 2017:

Sheraton Grand Hotel and Resort – Rio de Janeiro

Avenida Niemeyer 121 – Leblon,
Rio de Janeiro

Special Rates for BIREC 2017 Attendees:

Rates are US $167 per night for double occupancy including breakfast*

Click here to book online via the Sheraton Grand website.  

Please contact if you require assistance.

*excluding VAT



Christ the Redeemer

Christ the Redeemer is an Art Deco statue of Jesus Christ in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, created by French sculptor Paul Landowski and built by the Brazilian engineer Heitor da Silva Costa, in collaboration with the French engineer Albert Caquot.



Escadaria Selarón

Escadaria Selarón, also known as the 'Selaron Steps', is a set of world-famous steps in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. They are the work of Chilean-born artist Jorge Selarón who claimed it as "my tribute to the Brazilian people".




Copacabana Beach

Located in Zona Sul, Copacabana Beach is one of the most famous and most beautiful beaches in the world. The atmosphere is very vibrant and the people are colorful and fun loving.