Get ready for SiGMA America 2024. We’re back in Brazil for an event that  promises a next-level experience. With an even bigger expo this year, we’ve crafted a guide to help you navigate all the best moments from this three day event.


🚌 Out and about

Take the official SiGMA Shuttle Bus: 

This shuttle service offers convenient round-trip transportation from the Hilton Morumbi Hotel to the Transamerica Expo Center, starting at 8:30am and running until 6:30pm.

Popular ride-hailing apps include Uber and 99. 

Tickets to the metro must be purchased at the stations, APP TOP or via WhatsApp through the number (+551138882200).

💡 Did you know?

1. The currency in Brazil is the Real (R$).

2. For Brazil there are two associated plug types. Plug type N has two round pins and a grounding pin. Plug type C is the plug that has two round pins. Brazil operates on a 127/220V supply voltage and 60Hz. The power supply in Brazil is 127V, however, most of the hotels operate at 220V.

3. With an average high of 73°F (23°C) and a low of 55°F (13°C), it generally feels mildly cool with a gentle breeze.

4. São Paulo has three main airports; São Paulo Congonhas, Guarulhos International, and Viracopos International Airport.

📞 In case of emergencies call:

190 for Police
192 for Ambulance
193 for Fire Department
996 for Coastguard
136 for Health Authority

Visitors may also find these numbers helpful:
+55-61-3312-7000 for the U.S. Embassy

Visa Information

1. There are a whole host of countries who don’t need a visa to visit Brazil if staying between 30 and 180 days, including all European Union member states. However, the period allowed can differ for individual nations.

2. Non-visa exempt countries such as Australia, Canada, Japan, Andorra, The Bahamas, Guatemala, Malaysia, Panama, Venezuela (a 60-day maximum stay) and The United States must apply for the Brazil eVisa, even if they are just passing through on transit.

3. Should you require an Invitation Letter for your VISA application, kindly fill in your details here.

4. It’s also possible to conduct a Brazil visa check upon completing the Brazil eVisa application and before travel to Brazil.