The International Police Executive Symposium (IPES) brings police researchers and practitioners together to facilitate cross-cultural, international and interdisciplinary exchanges for the enrichment of the policing profession. It encourages discussions and writing on challenging topics of contemporary importance through an array of initiatives including conferences and publications.

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IPES 2020 – RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL

The 31st Annual Meeting of the
INTERNATIONAL POLICE EXECUTIVE SYMPOSIUM
Will Be Held In RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL
Arrive On Sunday August 16, 2020 – Depart on Friday August 21, 2020.


COVID-19 VIRUS UPDATE

It has been decided, based on a meeting yesterday between the local organizers, Military Police of Rio de Janeiro, and, IPES organizers, to make a final decision in June, if in view of the COVID-19 virus, if we may have to postpone the IPES RIO meeting. While all other arrangements for the meeting will remain as is, only the current August 21-25, 2020 dates may have to be reconsidered. That will be done in June, in another meeting between the Military Police of Rio and IPES.

In the meanwhile, Local Organizer Colonel Basillio of the Military Police of Rio will continue hosting arrangements in consultation with his organization, the Government, the host hotel and all concerned. Conference Chair, Dr. Vicente Riccio, will follow up with all his invitees, Vice Chair, Dr. Laura Elizabeth Anderson, will continue her work with the police agencies of the world, and the Conference Administrator, Police Chief Dr. Mustafa Ozguler, will continue the IPES RIO administrative and organizational work. Dr. Ana Das MD, IPES Cultural Director, will continue to work on Cultural, Sightseeing and Spousal arrangements as before. IPES Treasurer and Secretary, Paul Moore will continue Conference Registrations. In brief, we are expecting only a possible change in dates with all other arrangements remaining intact.

Potential Participants are assured that the Military Police with their proud tradition and embodiment of the Brazilian hospitality and IPES with the vast experience and expertise of thirty global meetings in all continents of the world, including the United Nations Headquarters in Geneva, New York and Vienna indeed look forward to a splendid world gathering in Rio which will wipe away the tears and sadness caused by the COVID-19 Virus. Good days are coming and we will soon celebrate! – Dr. Dilip Das

The Host will be the Military Police of Rio de Janeiro under
the leadership of Colonel Marcio P. Basilio.
Professor Vicente Riccio will be Chair (ipes2020chair@ipes.info)
Dr. Laura Anderson will be Vice Chair (ipes2020vicechair@ipes.info)
Dr. Mustafa Ozguler will be the Administrator (ipes2020admin@ipes.info)

Cultural Activities
Dr. Ana Das will be the Director of Cultural Affairs (Anamijovic@yahoo.com)

Conference Hotel
The Conference Location and lodging will be provided at the World Class Hotel Othon
on the famous Copacabana Beach of Rio de Janeiro!

Rio De Janeiro Conference Flyer
Click on the following link, IPES 2020 RIO , to view the flyer.

Security
The Host of the Conference will be the ‘Military Police of Rio de Janeiro’ and will provide security
and transportation throughout the entire Conference and Cultural Activities.


The THEME of the conference will be: STREET POLICING: CRIME PREVENTION IN A RISKY WORLD

SUB-THEMES are:
1. Evaluation of Crime Prevention and Everyday Policing
2. Innovations in Policing
3. Police Training in a Risky World
4. Police Response to International Organized Crime
5. Policing the Amazon: Challenges For Environmental Protection

SCHEDULE:
August 16 – Afternoon-Guests arrive (Reception at the airport and transportation to the conference hotel by the police)
August 17 & 18 – Breakfast, whole day meeting, lunch, coffee break: Evening Brazilian, Cultural Entertainment and dinner
August 19 – Breakfast, Sightseeing in Rio, Cultural visits, lunch and dinner
August 20 – Breakfast, whole day meeting, lunch coffee break: Evening, Brazilian Cultural Entertainment, Farewell Dinner & Dance
August 21 – Breakfast and Departure (transportation to the airport by the police).

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EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT!
Due to the request from several of our Participants that missed the deadline for the Early Bird Registration, we have extended the date for the discount. Please take advantage of this window of opportunity and register now, to save an additional $200 off the price of the Regular Registration Fee.


PARTICIPANTS REGISTRATION FEE
The Participants Registration Fee for the Conference is now $1595 (normally $1795). This one price pays for the Conference Fee, a Guest room at the Conference Hotel for the entire meeting (5 nights), all Meals during the Conference, and all expenses during a full day of Sightseeing and Cultural activities – a truly remarkable value for the price!


SPOUSE REGISTRATION FEE
The Spouse Registration Fee for the Conference is now $300. This price requires that the Spouse must be staying in the same room with their Husband/Wife that is a registered Guest for the Conference. It entitles the Spouse to daily group cultural excursions that are designed to keep the Spouses entertained with Sightseeing, Shopping, and other local Cultural Activities. Most meals are included with this price while at the Conference Hotel.

SPECIAL ROOM REQUESTS
If your family has several children or senior members, please contact us for special arrangements and pricing.

HANDICAPPED NEEDS
If you or your Family has Special Handicapped Requirements, please contact us before the meeting.

SPECIFIC DIETARY REQUIREMENTS
If you or your Family has Special Dietary Requirements, please contact us before the meeting.