Associação Brasileira de Estatística
International Association for Statistical Computing - Joint Meeting of IASC-ABE Satellite Conference for the 60th ISI WSC 2015


The IASC Satellite Conference will be held at Atlântico Hotel Convention & Resort in Búzios, RJ (Brazil). The hotel is located in the city centre.

Visit the hotel website (in portuguese) for pictures and other informations.


Búzios is one of the most important resorts of Brazil, located in the Lakes Region of Rio de Janeiro. The Peninsula de Buzios has a very rich mild climate, clear waters and marine life, where all kinds of marine sport is practiced: surfing, SUP, kite surfing, canoeing, diving, etc.

Visit the website of Búzios city council (in portuguese) for pictures and more information about this lovely city!
Useful Information
From Rio to Búzios - direct:

Daily departures from Novo Rio bus station offered by company Viação 1001 at the following times:

Outbound: From Monday through Sunday: from 06h04 to 20h34. 

Return: From Monday through Saturday: from 6h to 20h. Sunday: from 6h to 20h30. 

Useful numbers: Viação 1001: (21) 4004-5001 // Novo Rio Bus Station: (21) 3213-1800


Tips:Through Viação 1001’s website or phone you can purchase tickets in advance and pay by credit card. During holidays and in the high season it is convenient to buy your tickets well in advance. We recommend always confirming times and prices. To get to Novo Rio bus station from the International Airport of Rio de Janeiro, you can take taxis (about R$45.00), or air-conditioned buses (Frescão) from Viação Real company, which depart at intervals throughout the day.


For booking at Atlântico Hotel Convention & Resort, please contact  Michele Leite at or visit informing the participation in the IASC Satellite conference.


How to get in Búzios

The organizing committee will make an effort to provide transportation for the invited speakers. For those who are going to travel by themselves, here there is some basic information.