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  • Gain invaluable insight into how Act 20 & 22 work to drastically reduce your tax burden.

  • Find out how to take advantage Opportunity Zone Investments to defer 2018 capital gains.

  • Learn how Puerto Rico will grow it's tourism and your real estate investments along with it.

  • Discover lucrative investment opportunities in Puerto Rico from experts who are already there.

  • Two and a half days of information packed into a luxurious historical hotel and access to some of the best minds in the business.


April 23 - 25 Agenda Topics

  • Act 20/22 Background, Benefits and Status
  • Puerto Rico Recovery - The Real Story
  • Why Invest in Puerto Rico?
  • Puerto Rico´s Economic Future
  • Tax Credits and Incentives
  • P3 Puerto Rico Public Private Partnerships
  • Business Opportunities
  • Tourism Growth and Plans
  • Doing Business in Puerto Rico
  • Comparison of the Old Cities of Panama City, Cartagena and Old San Juan
  • San Juan Commercial Business Climate
  • Reversing Emigration with an Expanding Economy
  • Puerto Rico Development Opportunities
  • Analysis of the Old San Juan Hospitality Market
  • San Juan Airbnb Market – A Timely Opportunity
  • Panels to Cover:
    • Acts 20/22
    • Opportunity Zone Investing
    • Crypto Investors
    • New Resident Lifestyle Stories
    • Banking/Lending Environment
    • Contractors and Labor Concerns
    • Private Equity, Family Offices & Venture Capital Considerations
  • Old San Juan Walking Tour
  • Puerto Rico & Old City San Juan Overview
  • Evening social at the El Convento Hotel
  • Plaza Colon Hotel & Suites – Visit to an Existing Opportunity Zone Qualified Project
  • Opportunity Zone Investing - The Hottest Financial Topic of 2019 and Why Puerto Rico is so Well Positioned

April 25 Tour Option

  • BACARDÍ The Rum Tasting Tour $55 - Ninety Minutes
  • Includes:
    • Tasting of five premium rums
    • Commemorative BACARDÍ Cup
    • BACARDÍ Welcome Cocktail for adults
    • Access to Bottle Your Own BACARDÍ Experience & Gift Shop
    • Transportation (ferry + shuttle)

For more info contact:

Featured Speakers

  • Carlos Valle

    Lead Consultant, Phoenix Fund

  • Kenneth Rivera-Robles

    President of the Puerto Rico Chamber of Commerce

  • Peter Badger

    Founder, Global Investor Academy

  • Karen Williams

    Founder, Global Investor Academy

  • Sam Silverman

    Managing Partner, EB5 Affiliate Network

  • Michael Terpin

    CEO, Transform Group

  • Mike Schoenfeld

    CEO/Managing Partner, EB5 Affiliate Network

  • Carla Campos

    Executive Director, Puerto Rico Tourism Company

  • Brad Dean

    CEO, Puerto Rico Destination Marketing Organization

  • Robb Rill

    Founder, The Strategic Group PR

  • Peter Schiff

    CEO and Chief Global Strategist, Euro Pacific Asset Management

  • Isabel Hernández

    CPA, Partner, Tax Kevane Grant Thornton LLP

  • Emilio Colon-Zavala

    PE, Chairman - PR Builders Association and President & CEO - ECZ Group

  • Adam Greenfader

    AG & T, Managing Partner, and Real Estate Developer

  • Juan Carlos Stolberg

    Attorney, Partner at Stolberg Law, LLC

  • David Towner

    Founder, CPG Strategies & Splash Marketing

  • Miguel Isla

    Financial Analyst with CBRE's

  • Giovanni Mendez

    GEO Tax Advisory

  • George Saber

    Founder Coin Observatory LLC

  • Drew Cutkomp

    Ladder Stone Group

  • Rich Holman

    Founder, Chairman of the board, Lifeafar

  • Eric Berman

    Executive Director of Investments

  • Sam Miller

    Lifeafar Partner & Vlogger



  • Cody Shirk

    Partner Explorer Equity Group, LLC

  • Vincenzo Villamena

    Managing Partner, Online Taxman

  • Shellie H. Hart, Jr.

    Tax Attorney

  • Jeanelle Alemar-Escabí

    CPA, CGMA, JD, LL.M.

  • Francisco Luis

    Tax Partner, Grant Thorton

  • Cherif Medawar

    CEO of CREPR

  • Jasper Ribbers

    Founder Get Paid For Your Pad (Airbnb Blogger)

  • John Hyre

    Tax Attorney and Real Estate Investor

  • Gustavo Vélez

    Economist and CEO of Inteligencia Economica Inc.

  • Harry S. Dent, Jr.

    Author, Zero Hour
    Senior Editor of Economy & Markets

  • María de los Angeles Rivera

    Administrative Tax Partner, IBC Director Kevane Grant Thornton

  • Cameron Collings

    Growth Hacker, Investor and Cryptocurrency Advocate

  • Michael Scott Williams

    Managing Director, Kinetic Investment Group

  • Keith St. Clair

    Founder ESJ Azul

  • Olga J. Muñoz

    CAAPPR, AIA Partner

  • Ian Carlo Serna

    Sub-secretary of the Department of Economic Development and Commerce

  • Jon Borschow

    President and CEO, Foundation for Puerto Rico

  • Jaime Morgan Stubbe

    Managing Director, Real Estate Sales & Marketing, Dorado Beach Resort

  • Gary Woods: Adventurist

    Startup Culture Advocate, Blockchain Enthusiast

Buy April 23 - 25, 2019 Puerto Rico Investor Conference Ticket


Meet Your Hosts

LIFEAFAR is a collective of visionaries, business experts, and adventurers.

We've been in your shoes before and we're using our success to show how a new lifestyle and investment abroad can work.

We're experts at turning undiscovered opportunity into results. 

What we saw in Colombia 10 years ago... we see in Puerto Rico TODAY.

Previous Conference Highlights

Cocktails @ Hotel El Convento

Don't forget about the cocktail evening on the night of the 23rd with free food and beverages for you to enjoy.

The Venue

Hotel El Convento

100 Calle del Cristo

San Juan, 00901

Puerto Rico

Mon. 23rd April, 8am - 5pm
Thurs. 25th April, 8am - 5pm

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