Welcome to the WAS*IS Caribbean workshop! The WAS*IS Caribbean workshop will begin with an evening reception at 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 6 and adjourn at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, June. 11. Please see additional information about workshop logistics below. To download a PDF of workshop logistics, please click here.
The workshop will be held at the Caribe Hilton, Los Rosales Street, San Geronimo Grounds, San Juan, Puerto Rico 00901. Contact numbers for the Caribe are 787-721-0303 (phone) and 787-725-8849 (fax).
Welcome Reception, Sunday, June 6th
Please make sure you have arrived at the Caribe Hilton in plenty of time to get settled and locate the reception area (Salon Condado, 9 th floor, Main Building) by 5:30 pm. We will have an informal reception until 6:00 pm when we will be seated for a delicious dinner. After the dinner a short program will occur introducing you to the workshop organizers, giving you some additional information about the WAS*IS movement, and giving you a chance to introduce yourself to your fellow WAS*ISers. We are really looking forward to meeting all of you and starting off our wonderful week of the WAS*IS Caribbean workshop.
The Caribe Hilton does not provide free internet in your room. The charge for high speed internet is $14.95 per day and will be covered as part of your WAS*IS package. Please inform the front desk if you want to take advantage of internet in your guest room. Please know that free high speed internet is available in the common areas of the resort and in the meeting room during our workshop.
Tom's cell phone
If you have any problems getting here, finding where you need to go, or if you need anything else throughout the week, you can always call Tom's phone at 303-775-1199.
The dress code for the workshop is very casual and comfortable…after all, you'll be in Puerto Rico!! Feel free to wear jeans, shorts, capris, t-shirts, flip-flops, running shoes, etc.
What to Bring
Although we'll be busy from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm most of the days, you'll probably want to bring a swimsuit to enjoy the pool and the beach area at the Caribe Hilton. This is a wonderful resort with many amenities to enjoy during your free time. Our group dinners on Tuesday and Thursday evenings will be at other restaurants in the San Juan area. You'll want to dress appropriately for evening dinner.
Puerto Rico Information
If you're interested in finding events, restaurants, etc. in San Juan for your free moments and evenings off, this is a good site :
Another site with good information about Puerto Rico is :
Meals for the week:
Sunday, June 6th WAS*IS Caribbean Reception/Dinner
AMERICAN Grill Buffet
Monday, June 7th Continental Breakfast:
Tuesday, June 8th
Dinner at Ajili-Mojili Avenue Ashford 1006, Condado, San Juan, PR
Wednesday, June 9th
Thursday, June 10th
Dinner at The Barrachina, Fortaleza St. 104, San Juan , Puerto Rico
(Select one per person) House Salad Or Soup of the day Or Puertorican Delights (Assorted fritters: croquettes, corn fritters and turnovers)
(Select one per person) Chicken Neptune - chicken breast stuffed with shrimp and lobster with orange sauce Or Grilled Salmon - seasoned with local herbs and served with green caper sauce Or Port Tenderloin - stuffed with Spanish sausage and spinach
All dishes served with rice, beans, vegetables and tostones
Any dessert from the menu
Friday, June 11th