Thanks for a great conference, and to everyone who made UCCSC 2014 possible. Presentations and recordings will be posted soon. See you next year in Riverside!

UC Computing Services Conference What to Do

San Francisco is one of the most visited cities in the world. Here are a few things you can do while you are in town.

 

California Academy of Sciences 

The California Academy of Sciences is a multifaceted scientific institution committed to leading-edge research, to educational outreach, and to finding new and innovative ways to engage and inspire the public.

55 Music Concourse Dr.
Golden Gate Park
San Francisco CA
94118
415.379.8000

http://www.calacademy.org/

San Francsico Zoo

Nestled against the Pacific Ocean, the San Francisco Zoo is an urban oasis. It is home to over 1,000 exotic, endangered and rescued animals representing more than 250 species and lovely peaceful gardens full of native and foreign plants.

Sloat Blvd at The Great Highway
San Francisco, CA 94132

http://www.sfzoo.org/

 

dogpatch WineWorks (Wine tasting)

San Francisco's only collective tasting room, wine bar and event space in a working winery located in the historic Dogpatch neighborhood.

2455 Third Street
San Francisco, CA 94107

 

The Exploratorium

The Exploratorium is a twenty-first-century learning laboratory, an eye-opening, always-changing, playful place to explore and tinker.  Enter a world of hands-on curiosity, discovery and play. Experience the Exploratorium, a unique interactive museum dedicated to the excitement of experimentation, the pleasure of discovery, and power of play. Indulge your curiosity across six galleries and more than 600 exhibits, as you play, and discover new ways to understand the world around you.

Pier 15, on the Embarcadero
San Francisco, CA 94111
(415) 528-4360
http://www.exploratorium.edu/

 

AT&T Park

AT&T Park opened as the home of the San Francisco Giants in 2000. With its breathtaking views and classic design, AT&T Park was chosen as the 2008 Sports Facility of the Year by Sports Business Journal and Sports Business Daily as part of the inaugural Sports Business Awards program. The first privately financed ballpark in Major League Baseball since 1962, the Giants' home has many incredible features

24 Willie Mays Plaza
San Francisco, CA 94107
(415) 972-2000
http://sanfrancisco.giants.mlb.com/sf/ballpark/

 

de Young Museum

The de Young museum has been a San Francisco institution since it opened in Golden Gate Park in 1895. The new building, designed by Herzog and De Meuron, opened in 2005. The perforated copper-clad building is designed to mimic the tree-dappled park and as the copper greens that is just what is happening. The permanent collection includes American art up to the 20th century, 20th century American art, Oceanic and African art. (European Art will be found at the Palace of the Legion on Honor, the other museum which makes up the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco).

50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive
San Francisco, CA 94118
(415) 750-3600
http://deyoung.famsf.org/