Puerto Rico Convention Center

The Puerto Rico Convention Center (PRCC), our venue for AOS & BC 2022, is centrally located at 100 Convention Boulevard, San Juan, Puerto Rico, near the San Juan neighborhood area. This modern, technologically-advanced facility boasts 600,000 sq ft (55,742 sq m) of flexible indoor and outdoor meeting space, offering great versatility for us to gather safely for our sessions, presentations, social events, and exhibits.

PRCC Administrative Office hours of operation are Monday–Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Parking

Onsite parking is available at the Convention Center at the rate of $4.00 for the first hour, plus $2.50 for additional hours. Self-parking lots are conveniently located adjacent to the PRCC.

WiFi

Free WiFi is available to conference attendees in the common areas and lobbies. Choose the network named “PRCC Free WiFi”.

Concessions

Complimentary coffee (regular and decaf), tea, and water will be available along with a variety of light bites and healthy snacks at Coffee Breaks each day of the conference. 

Food and beverage options will also be available for purchase from satellite kiosks on the 1st and 2nd levels of the PRCC and on the 1st Floor Lobby Level at the Alto Grande Cafe (pastries, beverages, sandwiches). 

Other restaurants and concessions nearby 

Distrito T-Mobile – Eat & Drink
Located right across the street from the Sheraton Puerto Rico and the Convention Center, Distrito T-Mobile is less than a 5-minute walk away and also accessible via local shuttle service. It has 10 eateries, an 8-screen movie theater featuring IMAX, 2 Live Music venues, an outdoor performance plaza and an urban park featuring a zip line and a maze.

Metro Region Restaurants & Dining | Discover Puerto Rico

You can sample a gastronomic wonderland in Puerto Rico’s Metro region in San Juan and the surrounding areas. Full of hip restaurants bringing international flavors to locally sourced ingredients and traditional Puerto Rican recipes.

ATM

For your convenience, the PRCC is equipped with two ATM machines located on the first floor near the Parking/Information Desk and near the first floor lounge.

ADA Compliance

The PRCC follows ADA requirements and offers the following accommodations: parking and ramp access, restroom facilities, Braille elevator buttons, phone and fire alarms for the hearing impaired, patrons with disabilities, and wheelchairs. Service animals are welcome to accompany those who need it in all areas where visitors are allowed.

Health & Safety Guidelines

We are closely monitoring current pandemic conditions and will follow guidance and ordinances provided by local health authorities regarding travel, masking, and social-distancing requirements during the conference. All attendees of AOS & BC 2022 will be required to be fully vaccinated, as defined by U.S. Centers for Disease and Control Prevention (CDC) guidelines. The PRCC relies on the trusted protection of the VenueShield program to ensure the facility is clean and certified at the highest standards for the safety and health of staff, clients, and guests. 

Lactation Room

A lactation room is available for nursing mothers and is located on the first floor of the PRCC near the elevators and parking cashier.

Gender-Neutral Restrooms

Gender-neutral, single-use, ADA-compliant restrooms are located in public areas of the PRCC. AOS & BC have arranged for additional gender-neutral restrooms on the second floor.

Lost and Found

All lost and found articles are logged and placed in the PRCC Security Office, who will attempt to identify the owner and return all articles. To inquire about lost items, contact the Security Office at (787) 300-6760.

Shuttle Drop-Off / Pick-Up

The primary drop-off/pick-up location for shuttle busses, taxis and special needs patrons is directly in front of the PRCC’s main (North) lobby.

Smoking Policy

The PRCC is a smoke-free building; no smoking of any kind is permitted in the building.

Emergency Services

Local emergency response contact information

  • Emergency Services: 911
  • Ambulance: 787-754-2550
  • Fire Department: 787-343-2330
  • Police Department (National Police): 787-343-2020

Automated External Defibrillators (AED)

The PRCC has AEDs strategically installed throughout the facility in public spaces. These devices enable the general public to provide immediate care with PRCC staff responding simultaneously to assist. Each AED is easily recognizable by the bright blue LED bulbs with the letters AED posted adjacent to the device. PRCC security team is well trained in emergency response procedures using AED & CPR applications.

Special thanks to our conference supporters