The Belize Association of Planners will be our host for the 7th Annual Caribbean Urban Forum (CUF 2017), 15th -19th May 2017 in Belize City, Belize.  Co-hosts include the Mayor’s Office, Belize City; Caribbean Network for Urban and Land Management (CNULM) based at the University of the West Indies, Trinidad and Tobago, and other regional and international organizations. The Forum brings together land use practitioners, municipal managers, policy makers, academics and allied professionals in an effort to address urban issues in the region.


The venue is Radisson Fort George Hotel and Marina. We have negotiated special hotel rates for conference participants. Please click CUF7-LOGISTICS-Delegate Information Package.  

Please note that COPA Airlines will be offering a 10% discount to conference participants. Please contact and/or for code and please book your tickets at any of the Sales offices in the link below:

Please note the discount on Copa Airlines could be accessed via the internet.


















The Theme of the Conference is  Green Energy, Green Economy and Green Space.

Call for Abstracts

Download the CUF 2017 Call for Abstracts 

Download Example of Scoring Criteria for Abstracts for CUF2017


Registration fees

Professional (Regular – post 15th April 2017) – US$375

Professional (Early Bird – pre 15th April 2017) – US$325

Student (Regular – post 15th April 2017) – US$250

Student (Early Bird – pre 15th April 2017) – US$200

Presenters (Abstracts accepted) – US$275


Further details will be provided in registration package.


The following presentations will be made at CUF2017 : 



Photographer: Omaira Avila


For further information on general conference as well as the events being held prior to CUF2017, please contact:
Caribbean Network for Urban and Land Management
Phone (868) 662-2002 ext 83398
Email: and/or