Quality Resort & Convention Center Itupeva
Fazenda Serra Azul, Gleba B
Phone: (55) 11 21365300
Fax: (55) 11 21365301
A private university with its headquarters in São Paulo, Universidade Paulista (UNIP) has in excess of 190,000 students in attendance at its 27 campuses, among which the Marquês campus is one. Established in 1988, the university offers numerous courses which fall under five institutes - Institute of Social Sciences and Communications, Institute of Exact Sciences and Technology, Institute of Human Sciences, Institute of Health Sciences and the Institute of Legal Sciences.
One of the largest convention centers in Latin America, Anhembi Parque offers an indoor area of 400,000 square meters (4305564.17 square feet) as well as an outdoor area of 93,000 meters (305118.11 feet). Numerous annual fairs are held at the park's smaller venues like Pavilhão de Exposições and Sambódromo do Anhembi. Apart from business events, Anhembi Parque also plays hosts to concerts and other cultural events.
São Paulo's first airport, Aeroporto de São Paulo - Campo de Marte was opened in the year 1919. Once ranked among Brazil's busiest airports, Campo de Marte no longer has any operational scheduled flights, serving mainly flying schools and the business aviation industry.
An iconic business and trade fair venue, Pavilhão de Exposições, at Anhembi Parque has been home to some of the biggest events in the city. Divided into many sections, this venue has state-of-the-art facilities and is capable of hosting multiple events at one go. An impressive section of this venue is the Portal Monumental, which offers panoramic views of the park, and also has numerous event spaces.
SESC Santana is a huge event space completely dedicated to recreation and the entertainment of its guests. This 17,538 square meters (188777.46 square feet) of area has been utilized to build a theater, aquatic park, sports center and a few other smaller event venues. It also boasts a well-equipped gymnasium and other athletic facilities perfect for hosting any sporting event. SESC Santana is truly one of the premier event venues of the city. Check website for details.
With about 90,000 students, the University of São Paulo is one of the largest learning institutions, not only in Brazil, but all of Latin America. Four of the campuses are located in São Paulo, and Campus Armando de Salles Oliveira is the main one. Many important public figures in Brazilian have attended this university.
SESC Pinheiros is a huge sport and cultural center that is the perfect venue for a wide variety of events.It comprises a theater, auditorium, exhibition space and several other smaller halls for workshops and other events. Besides this, SESC Pinheiros also has a recreational facilities for one and all. Check website for further details.
The Expo Center Norte is an ideal venue for trade shows, events, exhibitions, and conventions. Located in city of São Paulo, the center was established in the year 1993, and since then has been successfully playing host to various events organized by both South American as well as international clients. The center is equipped with a host of facilities and services such as air-conditioning, a fantastic sound system, high-speed Internet access, an internal phone system, and also emergency generators to ensure that each event runs successfully. Check website for further details.
The beautiful architectural structure of the Estação da Luz railway station is a picturesque example of São Paulo's historical center. Designed by English architect Charles Henry Driver, the building pioneered the use of iron which provided a touch of glamor to the whole structure. The station and the railway between Santos and Jundiaí were an important milestone in the development of São Paulo. Luz Station houses Museu da Língua Portuguesa.
Republica is a thriving neighbourhood at the heart of the city. With its historic buildings and bustling public square, the neighborhood makes a rather picturesque sight. Although the area is replete with a number of bars, theatres, restaurants and shops, it is best known for the crafts market held at the Republic Square every Saturday and Sunday. The market is made up of a variety of stalls selling souvenirs, art and craft items, furniture and other knick-knacks produced by local artists. With its thriving cultural scene and as a transport hub, the square attracts an eclectic group of locals and visitors alike. As the neighborhood is still in the midst of revitalization, it is best explored during the daytime.
Located on Avenida São Luiz, Circolo Italian is a heritage and cultural center for Italian language studies. With a history that dates back to 1925, this prestigious institute offers people of Republica various courses to learn Italian and its underlying culture resonating with Italian living. Associated with this institute is the Teatro Itália which showcases highly acclaimed Italian films and media presentations. The Restaurante do Circolo Italiano housed within this establishment is known for the aromatic, authentic Italian cuisine it serves.
SP Escola de Teatro is a drama school that instructs in the fields of acting, sound design, lighting, set and costume design, comedy, stage techniques and direction. It plays an important role in developing the theatrical and cultural scene of São Paulo as well as Brazil by training its students to become the future pillars of drama. Its modular teaching approach coupled with its expert faculty ensures that the apprentices master their art thoroughly with a broad-based understanding of the entire spectrum of theater arts. In fact, their novel teaching methods ensure that students learn as much from their peers as from their teachers.