Applied Brilliance 2017 Registration

  • Registration fee covers:
    • All conference meeting fees
    • On-site visit to the Tulum ruins
    • Continental breakfasts, lunches and dinners (excluding liquor).
  • On-site Applied Brilliance activities are offered for additional fees.
  • The hotel, airfare and ground transportation from Cancun to the Papaya Playa Project in Tulum are not included .  The hotel can arrange surface transportation for you.
  • All fees are non-refundable but can be transferred to a colleague.


  • Registration fees:
    • Alumni $1775
    • First Timers $1950

Information for Making Hotel and Ground Transportation Reservations

All reservations for hotel and travel to and from conference must be made directly.  Reserve soon, space is limited.



The Papaya Playa Project is a unique jungle+seacoast resort operating as a living lab and eco-camp for sustainable tourism. We will stay in simple cabañas overlooking the Caribbean and walk the jungle pathways to venues within the resort.  Stretching along a half kilometer of beachfront, the PPP is private and playful, with a jungle high cool-factor.


Jungle Garden Cabana (1 bed) – $178

Jungle Garden Cabana (2 beds) – $228

Cabana with Oceanfront View (1 bed) – $279

Cabana with Oceanfront View (2  beds) – $355

Jungle garden Casita with Private Pool – $415

Casita with Oceanfront View and Private Pool  $459

Additional Hotels:
There are many hotels along the beach south of PPP. The closest is Zamas that you can walk to if you don’t have a car. There are also taxis stationed throughout the resort area to get you back and forth.

Carr. Tulum-Boca Paila Km. 5, Zona Hotelera, 77780 Tulum, Q.R., Mexico
+52 984 877 8523

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