The 107th AAPA Annual Convention will offer participants an excellent business program full of high-level sessions during the day, and at night, participants will have the opportunity to relax and share a pleasant moment of camaraderie in Valparaíso´s most beautiful and exclusive places.
Do not miss the opportunity to enjoy the typical flavors, colors and aromas of the region and let yourself be swept away by the music of these lands.
A magnificent view of Valparaíso´s illuminated hills and the finest Chilean cuisine will be the ingredients to enjoy an ideal night reuniting with industry colleagues.
This charming setting will welcome us to the city known as "The Jewel of the Pacific", the world´s top non-traditional tourism destination according to WorldTravelAwards. It is the cradle of poets, good wines, athletes and a historic and pioneering port.
A warm Chilean welcome awaits with the most typical and representative flavors, music and colors of our host country. We will welcome the attending delegations and kick off the
The icing on the cake will be a theatrical and musical spectacle that features the Port of Valparaiso amusingly personified as an old sea lion at the helm of Chile´s first merchant ship sailing to reunite with his former pals / ports while recalling the best of their traditions, music and history.
Get excited for the 2019 AAPA Convention, hosted by the Port of Virginia in Norfolk, Virginia – named Travel + Leisure Magazine’s “Favorite American City” for 2018! Enjoy an evening at Club Naval de Campo in Viña del Mar for a preview of how The Port of Virginia is “Revolutionizing America’s First Port” and learn more about Norfolk's thriving arts community, world-class cuisine, and rich history. Learn more about one of the most technologically-advanced ports in the world, and discover why Norfolk was named Favorite American City for 2018 and was selected as one of the Top 50 Places to Travel in 2017 in the world!
An evening that no one will want to miss! We will be treated to an exclusive soiree in which bubbles, sparkling wines and wines for demanding palates will be the main protagonists at one of the most emblematic vineyards of Chilean and world viticulture: VIÑAMAR.
This exclusive estate located in the Casablanca Valley boasts an immense, 274-hectare vineyard where some of the finest French grape varieties are cultivated: Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Carmenère. Every wine and sparkling wine produced here pays homage to the valley´s greatest virtue: its beneficial proximity to the sea.
This breathtaking setting will, without a doubt, end the 107th edition of the AAPA Annual Convention in true style.