Important News

Due to the overwhelming interest in attending our annual conference, rooms at Secrets Resorts have been fully booked. Congratulations to our early bird registrants. However, for those of you who have not yet registered or reserved your rooms, alternative arrangements have been made for right beside Secrets. Let us introduce you to Sunscape...

Sun Club Garden view
Single occupancy – US$261.00 per room, per night
Double occupancy – US$297.00 per room, per night

Rates are subject to change.
Current exchange rate JA$127.5727 x US$1
(subject to change 50% deposit required to confirm group block)

Secrets  will provide transportation for guests staying at Sunscape to Secrets Resorts for the Conference. There will be no additional cost.

See Updated Conference Agenda.

Registration Form for the OOCUR Conference (PDF | MS WORD
Conference Invitation
"Early Bird" Hotel Rates at Secrets Resorts were extended to August 31, 2016.

CALL FOR PAPERS: OOCUR 2016 Conference

The Executive Director of the Organization Of Caribbean Utility Regulators (OOCUR), David Geddes, invites academia, regulators, other stakeholders and participants in the utility sectors to submit proposals or abstracts for presentation papers for the 2016 Annual Conference of OOCUR to be held in Montego Bay, Jamaica.

The theme of this premier conference for utility regulators is:  “Regulation: Creating a Spectrum of Opportunities in the Caribbean”  and submissions should, as far as possible, reflect the sectoral (water, sewerage, electricity and telecommunications) focus of the theme.

All pre-conference abstracts or proposals must be at least 250 words.  They must be submitted  via e-mail to oocur2016@gmail.com by mid-night of August 21, 2016. Selected speakers will be notified of their acceptance by August 31, 2016.

To avoid technical problems, early submission is strongly encouraged.

Please also e-mail or call David Geddes for further assistance. 
Contact details: 876 361-0957 and david.geddesjm@gmail.com

About the conference:
The conference will be held from October 26-28, 2016 at the Secrets Resorts and Spa, Montego Bay, Jamaica.

Yvonne Nicholson
Director - Consumer and Public Affairs
Office of Utilities Regulation
Kingston, Jamaica