The 107th AAPA Annual Convention will offer its participants a magnificent academic program full of conferences of the highest level during the day and at night they’ll have the opportunity to relax and share a pleasant moment of camaraderie in the most beautiful and exclusive places of Valparaiso.
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.
An incomparable view of the illuminated Hills of Valparaiso, along with the finest Chilean cuisine will be the ingredients to enjoy an ideal night, where we will meet again with our colleagues in the indutry.
This charming setting will welcome us to the city known as "The Jewel of the Pacific", the main non-traditional tourism destination in the world according to WorldTravelAwards. Cradle of poets, good wines and athletes, as well as of a historic and pioneer port.
A warm Chilean welcome where the flavors, music and colors, will represent the most typical and distinctive qualities of the host country.
We will welcome the attending delegations and kick off the
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!
Only 40 minutes away from Santiago and 30 from Valparaiso, Viñamar is located in the Casablanca Valley, an emblematic viticulture place both in Chile and the world. This exclusive area has an immense vineyard of 274 hectares, where some of the finest French varieties are cultivated: Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Carmenère. Every wine and sparkling wine produced here pays homage to the main virtue of this valley: its beneficial proximity to the sea.
The venue also houses a cellar, a wine shop and a restaurant with a spectacular terrace overlooking the vineyards.
Excellent food, wines and sparkling wines for demanding palates, good music, relaxed conversations with our colleagues and many other surprises will mix together to make this an ideal night that nobody would want to miss out.
Without a doubt, this breathtaking setting will be the icing on the cake of the 107th edition of the AAPA Annual Convention.