Everything you need to know about the Festival experience.

The location

The Festival will be held at Punta del Este Convention & Exhibition Center in the beautiful town of Punta del Este in Uruguay. Punta del Este is about a two hour drive East of the capital Montevideo.

The address is Avenida Pedragosa Sierra, corner Aparicio Saravia, Punta del Este, Department of Maldonado, Uruguay

Session types

The Festival will have a range of session types covering lots of topics, ensuring valuable learning, sharing and collaboration for everyone. There will also be areas for casual networking and connecting, project showcases and more.

The session types and activities will include:

  • Training sessions

  • Peer exchanges

  • Simulations

  • Matchmaking

  • Idea labs

  • Fishbowls

  • Lightning talks

  • Interactive panel discussions

  • Plenaries

Who are the session organizers?

Here are some of the organizations that will be running sessions at the Festival.

Restless Development logo
Code for Pakistan logo
UNDP logo
ODI logo
cultivando género logo
UN DESA logo
UN DESA logo
Fundacion Avina logo
Datasketch logo
Open Institute logo
The Gov Lab logo
DataReady logo
Data4Change logo
Global Index on Responsible AI
IIASA logo
ECLAC logo