Cuba Business Delegation
October 14, 2019 - October 19, 2019
Welcome to Cuba!

Explore the rich cultural and history of Cuba through interactions with Cuban community leaders, discover the diverse businesses and learn about Cuba's economic development. Highlights include visits to the Children’s Day Care Center run by Sister Teresa Vaz, an architectural tour of modern Havana and Ernest Hemingway’s home in Finca Vigia. Itinerary details available upon request.

  • RSVP: Friday, August 16, 2019
  • Final Balance Due: Friday, August 16, 2019
  • Member Fees: $4,775.00
  • Non-Member Fees: $4,975.00
  • Deposit Amount: $1,000.00
  • Single Room Supplement (optional): $800.00
  • Spanish
  • Cuban Peso
  • Black Bean Soup, Ham Croquetas, La Empanada
  • Cathedral of Havana, Ernest Hemingway's Home
TRIP DETAILS
TRIP LEADER(S)
Chris Gutierrez

Chris Gutierrez is the President of Kansas City SmartPort, Inc., a non-profit economic development organization that promotes and enhances the Kansas City region’s status as a leading North American logistics hub.  SmartPort is an affiliated group of the Kansas City Area Development Council (KCADC).

Chris has been active in logistics and international business for more than 25 years. He has worked in the public and private sector in international business and logistics. 

Chris’ community involvement includes his positions as a board member of the following organizations: Board of Advisors of the University of Kansas Supply Chain Management Program, CSCMP, and the World Trade Center – Kansas City and Feed Northland Kids. He is also an alumnus of the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce Centurions. 

AIRFARE
When booking your roundtrip international flight to/from Havana, Cuba via Miami International Airport please note:

You will need to connect flights in Miami (MIA Airport) on October 14th to Havana, Cuba on American Airlines Flight 1345 at 3:35pm. You will need to connect flights in Miami (MIA Airport) on October 19th from Havana, Cuba to your destination city on American Airlines Flight 2706 at 12:50pm. To allow ample time to clear customs on the return from Cuba please do not book any flights before 5:00pm for your return from Miami.
INCLUSIONS

The following is included with your registration fee:

  • Hotel Accomodations
  • 5 Breakfasts, 5 Lunches & 2 Dinners
  • Cuban Business Visa
  • Licensed Program
  • Motor Coach Transportation
  • Bilingual Guide
  • Health Insurance
  • Airport Exit Fee
  • Gratuities

The following is NOT included with your registration fee:

  • International Airfare
  • Travel Insurance
TERMS & CONDITIONS

o People to People International reserves the right to decline to accept or retain any person as a program participant. Should any person’s health, physical infirmity, or general deportment, in the judgment of the delegation leader, impede the operation of the program or the rights, welfare, or enjoyment of other participants, the leader has the right to terminate that person(s) participation, and a refund of unused services, where such refund can be obtained from land operators, is the limit of the sponsor’s responsibility should such person be required to depart the program. In arranging for transportation or conveyance, hotel accommodations, or other services and in carrying out the program, neither the sponsors nor their agents shall be responsible or liable for any loss, cost, damage, injury, delay, irregularity, or expense of any kind whatsoever arising from the use of any conveyance, accommodations, or services, or from thefts, pilferage, government restrictions, or regulations and any loss or expense resulting from the above contingencies shall be borne by the participant. Neither the sponsors nor the agents shall be responsible or liable for any loss, injury, damage, or expense suffered or incurred by the participant in respect of any acts, or omissions of any third parties, the participant hereby expressly waiving any such responsibility or liability, and services are subject to the laws of the countries visited. People to People International shall not be responsible in any way for loss or damage to baggage or personal effects. INSURANCE FOR LUGGAGE, PERSONAL EFFECTS, ACCIDENTS, AND TRIP CANCELLATION IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED. If the program must be canceled prior to travel, the liability of People to People International or its agents is limited to refund of monies received by People to People International or its agents for delegates currently registered. The sponsors reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to withdraw the program (in which case a refund will be made) or to make such alterations in the schedule as they may deem necessary or desirable. No refund shall be made for services not taken in case of sickness, accident, or emergency resulting in omission of service for less than three consecutive days. Refund will be made on the basis of such amount, if any, as is actually recovered on unused accommodation and service, less all expenses and charges incidental to effecting cancellations. Refund for unused transportation tickets will be made in accordance with the respective carrier regulations. If the program must be canceled after travel has begun, the liability of People to People International or its agents is limited to a refund of unused services, where such refund can be obtained from land operators. All parties must be 18 years of age or older, unless accompanied by a parent or guardian. Enrollment in a program allows People to People International the right to use any photos or videos taken during the program.

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STUDENT TRAVEL

PTPI has selected Enriching Cultural Experiences International (ECE International) to be our licensed global travel provider, replacing our previous provider, Ambassadors Group, Inc. They will manage an extensive world-wide partnership for both student and adult travelers, to create unique and well-organized experiences that incorporate the mission set forth by U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower.

Visit ECE International HERE