SOURCELINK AFFILIATE GATHERING

San Juan, Puerto Rico

March 25 through March 27, 2020

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Meet us in San Juan! We are coordinating an affiliate gathering for March of 2020 in San Juan, Puerto Rico in partnership with our Puerto Rico SourceLink Affiliate, Colmena66. 

The dates of the gathering are Wednesday and Thursday, March 25 and 26. Following the SourceLink Gathering, we will be supporting Colmena66's Boricua Entrepreneur Fest scheduled for Friday, March 27.

We have included the working draft agenda below.

Draft Agenda

 

Day One

Wednesday, March 25 - Puerto Rico Science, Technology Trust

8:30–9:00 a.m. Breakfast, registration, networking
Join us for a light breakfast as we start our exciting day together.

9–10:30 a.m. Welcome! Opening session. Lucy Crespo, CEO Puerto Rico Science Trust, Sofia Stolberg, CEO Piloto 151, Denisse Rodríguez Colón, Director Colmena66

10:30–10:45 a.m. Break

10:45–12:00 p.m. Using SourceLink Data to Tell Your Story - Learn proven strategies for how to convey your story to potential funders and key stakeholders. Presenters will also cover what metrics you should be gathering to support your communication of the value proposition over time. Exercises will give you the opportunity to review your current assets and consider how you can improve on what you are already doing. 

12:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m. Lunch, Keynote Speaker, Alberto Lugo, Founder & CEO INVID Group

1:30–3 p.m. Out of the Box Thinking: Shameless Self Promotion - Share what you are most proud of! Show three slides describing projects or services you developed based on your ecosystem’s needs. Share your best practices with Colmena66 Resource Partners at our Roundtable Discussion. 

3:30–6:30 p.m. Affiliate Reception
Join us for appetizers, drinks and networking at Piloto 151 Coworking, Milla de Oro. 

7:00– p.m.  Dinner / Evening Activities (on your own)

Day Two

Thursday, March 26 Piloto 151, Santurce

9:00–12:00 P.m. Office Hours
Open office hours to meet with SourceLink staff and colleagues. SourceLink training sessions are available.


Afternoon sightseeing on your own

Places to Eat, Play and Shop!
Recommendations from our Colmena66 colleagues!

6:00–8:00pm  Boricua Entrepreneurship Fest Reception - Bacardi Rum Distillery
Coming soon!

Day Three

Friday, March 27th - Puerto Rico Convention Center

Boricua Emprende Fest 2020 (Puerto Rico Entrepreneur Festival) 
Celebrate entrepreneurs and entrepreneurship in San Juan! 

SourceLink will be leading a session at the festival. Maria Meyers is presenting the keynote address. Please plan to attend! 


Separate registration page for 2020 coming soon!



Accommodations

Here is a list of hotels offering group discount rates for SourceLink affiliates. You are welcome to stay at any of these fine hotels or at the hotel of your choice.
Now is the time to reserve your accommodations! These rates expire December 31, 2019!

Questions? Contact Pola Firestone, SourceLink, pfirestone@joinsourcelink.com or the individual contact person at each hotel. 

Venue Information: San Juan, Puerto Rico

Most of the activities on Wednesday will be held at the Puerto Rico Science, Technology and Trust.
105 Carr. #21, Km. 0.8 Bo. Monacillo San Juan, PR 00927

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Investment

SourceLink affiliates will receive two (2) complimentary tickets to the gathering, as this is a benefit covered by the annual license fees. Please use the 'affiliate' code at checkout.

Complimentary tickets are for SourceLink affiliate staff members use only.

Additional tickets for guests and non-affiliate organizations may be purchased for $150/person.

Everyone must REGISTER to attend. 

FAQs about visiting Puerto Rico  

Places to Play, Eat and Shop!

Visit 'Discover Puerto Rico' website

Questions? Ideas? Let us know! Contact Pola Firestone, pfirestone@joinsourcelink.com

Last updated 12.9.19
Check back often for updates!