Register for the Summit

Join Us at #Innobeer: Free Networking Event Pre-Summit

Open to all! InnoBeer is an opportunity to network and mingle on the eve of our summit. Pre-registration is strongly recommended.

Cancellation and Refunds

All tickets are non-refundable. Registrations are transferable at any time. Shared registrations are not permitted. To transfer a ticket, contact Victoria Guck for more information at 401-270-7906 or [email protected]

Community Scholarships

BIF offers both complimentary tickets and discounted tickets each year to both students and community members who are unable to pay our full registration. To be considered for one of these tickets please fill out the application form.

Applications are reviewed on a first come first serve basis. Tickets are limited. Any questions, contact Victoria Guck for more information at 401-270-7906 or [email protected]

Sponsorship Opportunities and Group Tickets

Want to learn more about the event? We have both Sponsorship Opportunities and Group Ticket pricing. Contact Victoria Guck for more details (401) 270-7906 or [email protected]

Summit Logistics

For those of you traveling from out of town, we recommend the Hotel Providence for accommodations.

Hotel Providence
311 Westminster Street
Providence, RI 02903
Hotel: 401.861.8000; 800.861.8990Hotel Providence Discount Available
Discount Rate: $181 per night
Complete Listing of Providence Hotels
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T.F. Green Airport (Local)
Located 10 miles south of Providence, just off Exit 13 on I-95, T.F. Green Airport is accessible to Boston, Cape Cod, and Southeastern New England. It offers more than 160 direct flights via major carriers. For more information, see Airport (International)
Logan Airport is located 55 miles northeast of Providence. For more information, see

Providence Coach

Groups of 6 to 8 people can share a ride to T.F. Green Airport for $10 per person.

For trips to Logan Airport in Boston they do a flat rate of $159 all inclusive for up to three people sharing a ride.

Car Rental
Alamo:(401) 739-0696Avis:(401) 736-7500Budget:(401) 739-8986Dollar:(401) 739-8450Enterprise:(401) 739-1005Hertz:(401) 738-3550National:(401) 732-0907Payless:(401) 736-8503Thrifty:(401) 739-8660

TRAIN SERVICEProvidence is located on Amtrak’s Northeast Corridor between Washington DC/New York City and Boston. High-speed Acela Express train service transports passengers from New York City to Providence in about two and a half hours. For tickets call 1-800-USA-RAIL or visit

The Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority (MBTA) runs low-cost commuter trains to Providence from Boston and other points in Massachusetts. Call 1-800-392-6100 or visit for schedules and fares.

BUS SERVICEPeter Pan Bus (800-343-9999 or and Greyhound (800-231-2222 or have stations in the Providence area. For local public transportation, the Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) runs buses and trolleys statewide (800-244-0444 or


Parking is limited in downtown Providence. A parking garage is located next to the theater with entrances on both Fountain and Washington Streets. A parking map for downtown Providence is available here.

Summit Schedule
Day 1
8:30-8:45 WelcomeSaul Kaplan@skap5
8:30-8:45 WelcomeSaul Kaplan@skap5
8:30-8:45 WelcomeSaul Kaplan@skap5