Dress Code

All participants are expected to dress smart casual for the full duration of the conference.



Things to bring to the Conference:


  • One red, blue, or white shirt, no t-shirts (which you will wear in Day 2 of the conference)
  • The dress code of the conference is smart casual (keep in mind that Panama has a hot, humid climate)
  • Comfortable pair of shoes (flats or very small heels or wedges)
  • A bag to carry around any material you may need (a computer, your wallet, phone, amongst other personal belongings)
  • A blazer or sweater to layer on top of your clothes in case the air conditioned rooms are too cold



What NOT to bring:


  • No short skirts, dresses, or rompers (should approach the knee when standing upward)
  • No shorts
  • Sneakers or flip flops are not allowed
  • Very high heels are not recommended as you will be going up and down stairs and walking around campus consistently throughout the day
  • No ripped or dirty pieces of clothing
  • No spaghetti straps unless covered with a blazer or cardigan
  • Boys may not wear sleeveless shirts
  • Work out attire is not allowed
  • Water bottle, we will provide a PANAGIN one 🙂


Recommended for additional days in Panama


  • Sunscreen
  • hat
  • sunglasses
  • insect repellent
  • light clothing
  • Ask your advisor about the activities you will be doing and pack appropriately