In less than 50 days, the entire Latin American technology industry will gather in São Paulo for TNW Conference Latin America and we’re already looking forward to putting on a spectacular show!

We often get requests for free tickets to the event around this time, but whether or not you’re a friend, a bootstrapping startup, a desperate freelancer or a famous celebrity, there’s no such thing as a free lunch and there’s a reason why conference tickets cost money.

We offer a unique conference with an awesome line-up of speakers, an international crowd from 16+ different countries and a global platform. Instead of flying all over the world we let you set up a dozen interesting meetings in one spot so you can find new clients, potential investors, your next business partners and meet up with journalists to get your story out.

That said, if you’re looking for a good deal, here are some smart tips to help you bootstrap your way into the conference.

1: Join with a group
The quickest win is to save money by coming to the conference in a group. You save 30% on the entire order when buying two tickets or more at the same time, so finding a colleague, friend or a business connection to join you to the event can already save you quite some cash.

2: Join the Hack Battle
If you’re a designer or developer you should check out the Hack Battle. You can apply for free and as a participant you’ll be part of 100 hackers working to build a creative hack on top of leading APIs. Besides having a great time hacking, meeting new friends and talking to developers from our API partners you’ll even get the opportunity to present your hack on main stage at the conference!

3: Check the sponsors
A great tip that goes for any event. Sponsors often have tickets included in their package and sometimes they have some tickets left. Do you know someone at one of the companies that sponsor TNW Latin America?

4: COMPETITION – Win a TICKET to #TNWLatAm!
Last but not least, we’re also offering you a chance to WIN a TICKET to The Next Web Conference Latin America! Check out the sweepstake below to get a shot at securing that ticket. Good luck! (Winner announced on Friday 26 July via email).

WIN a TICKET to TNW Conference Latin America 2013!

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