It is your responsibility to check entry requirements with the consular officials of the countries to be visited well in advance of your trip. Please note, the SMS cannot guarantee the issuance of a visa.

You can request an invitation letter by contacting the SMS Executive Office at Please be aware that visa issuance is outside of our control and often requires considerable time and effort from you. 

Sao Paulo


Hotel and Travel to Sao Paulo

Room blocks with discounted rates have been negotiated with several hotels located in close proximity to the conference venue at the WTC Sao Paulo.  Please note that rooms with special conference rates are available for the registrants attending the SMS Special Conference in Sao Paulo. Hotel reservations should be made with through the FollowUp Website using the reservation form. Futher, discounts up to 20% are available when travel is booked through FollowUp & Del Bianco Travel. 

The SMS is excited to hold our first Special Conference in Sao Paulo.  We look forward to seeing you there! 

Flying to Sao Paulo

Sao Paulo is served by two airports-  one domestic and one international.

International flights arrive at São Paulo/Guarulhos–Governador André Franco Montoro International Airport (GRU).  This airport is ranked as the second busiest airport in Latin America by passenger traffic. Click here to see a list of airlines arriving and departing from Guarulhos. 

Domestic flights arrive at Congonhas Airport which is located only 5 miles from Downtown Sao Paulo. Click here to see a list of airlines arriving and departing from Congonhas Airport. 

Hilton Sao Paulo Morumbi

Hilton Morumbi is situated inside the CENU Complex, only a 5-minute walk from Berrini Avenue and WTC Convention Center in São Paulo. The hotel is 600 m from Berrini Train Station and a 5-minute drive from Morumbi Shopping Mall. The spacious suites and rooms are tastefully furnished with comfortable beds, cable TVs, internet connection, work desks and other amenities. Some rooms offer access to the executive lounge, which includes private check-in and check-out, complimentary breakfast, free WiFi and a bar.

On its top floor, Hilton Sao Paulo Morumbi offers a well-equipped gym, where free fitness classes are provided. Guests can enjoy a stunning view of Ponte Estaiada suspension bridge, which can also be admired from most of the guestrooms. Hilton Sao Paulo Morumbi has a 28th floor swimming pool with panoramic views of the skyline and the Estaiada Bridge. The hotel also provides a glamorous spa, where relaxing treatments using natural products from the Amazon forest are offered.

Efficient business facilities and several dining options are also available in the hotel. The hotel is only 7 km from Congonhas Airport and offers direct access to Nações Unidas Avenue.

Address: Avenida das Nacoes Unidas, 12901, São Paulo, CEP 04578-000, Brasil


Novotel São Paulo Morumbi

Novotel São Paulo Morumbi overlooks the Octávio Frias de Oliveira Bridge. It is approximately half a kilometer from the Morumbi Shopping Mall and features an outdoor pool and a fitness center.

The soundproofed rooms of Novotel Morumbi have air conditioning and a work desk. Guests can also enjoy satellite TV and free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel.

365 restaurant overlooks the Marginal Pinheiros. Its terrace offers an outdoor dining option and there is an on-site bar. The hotel also features indoor and outdoor playgrounds and a Children’s Club.

Marginal Pinheiros Highway is next to the Novotel São Paulo Morumbi, offering easy access to the city. Congonhas Airport is 6.4 km from the hotel and Morumbi and Market Place Shopping Centres are few steps away.

Address: ua Ministro Nelson Hungria, 450, Morumbi, São Paulo, CEP 05690-050 , Brasil


Intercity Berrini

Located in Berrini Avenue region and a 20-minute drive from Congonhas Airport, the hotel offers free WiFi, breakfast and business centre. It features a restaurant and private parking for an additional charge.

With cable TV, minibar and work desk, the rooms at InterCity Premium Berrini feature modern interiors with soundproofed windows. 24-hour room service and laundry are available.

The World Trade Center and Nações Unidas Entrepreneurial Centre are nearby. JK Iguatemi and Shopping Vila Olímpia are located nearby. This hotel also offers easy access to Morumbi, Moema and Itaim Bibi districts.

Address: Rua Alcides Lourenço Da Rocha, 136 - Bairro Brooklin Novo, Sao Paulo, Brasil

Premium Flat Berrini

Located in São Paulo’s Brooklin district, 700 m from Avenida Berrini, Premium Flats features an outdoor pool. It offers buffet breakfast at the restaurant, and air-conditioned suites. Wi-Fi connection is free.

Boasting city views, the suites feature a living area with 42” LCD TV, DVD player, minibar and a mini-kitchen. Some offer a hot tub and a balcony.

Just 250 m from bars and restaurants, Premium Flats Berrini is 2 km from trendy Vila Olimpia district. Ibirapuera shopping centre is 2.5 km away, and Congonhas Airport can be reached within a 10-minute drive.

Address: Rua Indiana - Brooklin Paulista, São Paulo - SP, Brasil