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DesignCon 2018

Wed, Jan 31 - Thu, Feb 1, 2018

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Santa Clara Convention Center

5001 Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara, CA (map)

DesignCon, the premier conference for chip, board, and systems design engineers, returns to Silicon Valley for its 22nd year. DesignCon serves the high speed communications and semiconductor communities offering state-of-the-art design methodologies, applications, technologies, and unparalleled networking opportunities.

Scott Tooby: Sonic Mirror

Fri, Feb 2, 2018

8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art

560 S 1st St, San Jose, CA (map)

For ICA Live! in February, Scott Tooby will present his Sonic Mirror instruments throughout the ICA and ask for audience participation to activate them. These electronic instruments automatically generate musical soundscapes from the sounds of its environment. Through the combination of generative audio software, and embeddable digital audio and computing technology, Sonic Mirrors create interactive and immersive experiences that aim to heighten human awareness and engagement with the sounds of our surroundings. Come by the ICA to play with the instruments and immerse yourself in the soundscape.

19th Annual sciencepalooza!

Sat, Feb 3, 2018

8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Santa Clara County Fairgrounds

344 Tully Rd, San Jose, CA (map)

The science dispaly and competition for students in the East Side Union HSD!

The “Grand Opening” Group Art Show

Sat, Feb 3, 2018

7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Current Tattooing

48 Race St, San Jose, CA (map)

An art show to celebrate the vulva!

SJSkateNight - Downtown Street Skate

Sat, Feb 3, 2018

7:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Hammer Theatre Center

101 Paseo de San Antonio, San Jose, CA (map)

This is a Roller Skate Social using Downtown San Jose Streets, Sidewalks, Bikelanes, Paseos and Plazas. Together, we will skate through downtown to iconic downtown locations accompanied by the #sjskatenight music runner - Dancing, cheering, and enjoying our beautiful growing city.

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