ICHC 2017 is organized by the Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, the Government of Minas Gerais, the city of Belo Horizonte, Circuito Praça da Liberdade (Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil, Casa Fiat de Cultura, Espaço do Conhecimento UFMG and Espaço Cultura MTC), CAPES, CNPq and FAPEMIG, and Imago Mundi Ltd.
ICHC 2017 will take place within or close to Liberty Square, the 19th-century administrative centre, which is now dedicated to culture. The paper and poster sessions will be housed in the up-to-date facilities of the Cultural Centre of the Minas Tennis Club, opened in 2013.
The official language of the conference will be English, and all abstracts and presentation must be in that language. There will be no simultaneous translation.