Cada día más cerca del IEC2024





From September 4th to the 7th, 2024
You will live an experience of peace to heal the world

Starting on April 2nd

Cultural Center of the Pontifical Catholic University of Ecuador, Quito

Who is it aimed at?

It is aimed at theologians and academics specializing in sacramental theology and pastoral theology, seminary or house of formation directors, as well as people interested in the study of the Eucharist and the relationship of the Christian faith with social reality, in a pursuit of fraternity.

Academic contributions of participants

Those interested in preparing and writing a short essay to delve deeper into any of the Symposium topics, from their own ecclesial, social and cultural reality, are invited to send their papers until July 31. The drafts will allow us to select some participants to participate in the symposium as co-rapporteurs.
The length of the essays must be a maximum of 2500 words. Once registered, it must be sent to the email:

Objective of the Theological Symposium

The Theological Symposium that precedes the 53rd International Eucharistic Congress is an opportunity to reflect on the intrinsic relationship that exists between the Eucharist and Fraternity in the context of a wounded world. It will seek to deepen the base document of the Congress and provide the Universal Church with a theological contribution that allows the development of Eucharistic Theology in its theoretical richness and in its demanding commitment to building a universal fraternity.

Live the complete experience of the Theological Symposium

Fraternity to heal the world.

What it includes:

  • Admission to the activities of the Theological Symposium.
  •  Participation in presentations, testimonies, training and discussions.
  •  Kit with teaching material for the Theological Symposium.
  •  App of the 53rd International Eucharistic Congress that includes
  • material informative.
  • Post-event digital content.
  • Lunch and refreshments.

What is not included:

  •  Accommodation.
  •  Breakfast and dinner.
  •  Transportation.

Registration fee

150 USD

Registration start date

April 10th

Maximum registration date

Until August 15th


Symposium Schedule

Choose the day you want to consult or see all events.

04 SEP 2024

Wednesday September 4, 2024

Temas a Tratar

  • The Fraternity from various perspectives: Politics, Philosophy, Literature, Anthropology, Law, Indigenous and Economics.
05 SEP 2024

Thursday September 5, 2024

Temas a Tratar

  • "From brothers to enemies"
  • "Called for reconciliation"
  • "Eucharist: Source and summit of fraternity"
  • "Eucharistic devotions and popular piety"
06 SEP 2024

Friday September 6th, 2024

Temas a Tratar

  • "Fraternity without the latest is not fraternity"
  • Synodal Church: A store for everyone
  • "Eucharist and care of the common home"
  • "Heart of Jesus and the source of life"
07 SEP 2024

Saturday, September 7th, 2024

Temas a Tratar

  • Liturgy of the Word Tourist Walk

Accommodation information

These hotels have special conditions for Congress attendees.


Habitaciones desde $148 +imp hasta $298 + imp

Hilton Colón Quito
Hilton Colón Quito

Habitaciones desde: Desde $150.00 hasta $270.00 (Tarifas aplicadas para pasajeros que pagan directamente sus reservas)

Hotel Boutique Gran Mariscal Quito
Hotel Boutique Gran Mariscal Quito

Tarifa Corporativa Habitación Individual $ 25 dólares americanos Habitación Doble $ 45 dólares americanos Tarifa Incluye Desayuno Uso de Gimnasio – wifi

Holiday Inn  Quito Aeropuerto
Holiday Inn Quito Aeropuerto

Habitaciones desde: Desde $95 más impuestos hasta $170 mas impuestos (Tarifas aplicadas para pasajeros que pagan directamente sus reservas).

Information about Religious Houses

These Religious Houses have special conditions for those attending the Congress

Casa San Miguel de Sucumbíos
Casa San Miguel de Sucumbíos

El costo del servicio es de $ 21,00 incluido desayuno e IVA.

Centro de Espiritualidad Verbo Divino, Quito
Centro de Espiritualidad Verbo Divino, Quito

Habitaciones por persona $ 15,oo Desayuno: $ 3,oo Cena: $ 4,oo

Centro Salesiano de Formación Permanente América
Centro Salesiano de Formación Permanente América

Habitaciones simples Tarifa $ 20 sólo hospedaje Alimentación: desayuno, almuerzo y cena $ 25 (reserva alimentación con una semana de anticipación)

Get to know the main attractions of the city

Quito awaits you

Visit The Panecillo
Visit The Panecillo

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Tour of the Middle of the World
Tour of the Middle of the World

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Go Quito Hotel
Go Quito Hotel

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Hasta la vuelta señor
Hasta la vuelta señor

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Salesianos Don Bosco
Banco Guayaquil
Universidad Politécnica Salesiana