Udacity’s Intersect 2017 conference brings together some of the most inspiring and influential voices in Silicon Valley. Join a diverse group of students, innovators, and technologists from across the world for an unparalleled opportunity to learn, connect and be inspired.
Interact: Enjoy exclusive access to visionary leaders whose ideas are shaping the future of technology and beyond.
Experience: See what the world’s most forward-thinking companies are working on, and how they are redefining the evolution of hiring and work.
Engage: Connect directly with peers as you establish and strengthen relationships that will help build your career.
Discover Intersect 2017 at www.udacity.com/intersect. We hope to see you at this exciting event!
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS.
Which airport should I fly into?
San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is located 24.6mi/39.6km away, and offers public transportation down to Mountain View. You can take the BART down to the Millbrae BART station, transfer to Caltrain down to Mountain View, and then hire a car to the Computer History Museum.
San Jose Airport (SJC) is located south of Mountain View and is the closest (10.8mi/17.4km) to the event venue, but it is the smallest of the three airports we list here, so flight options may be limited compared to San Francisco or Oakland.
Oakland Airport is located across the bay and is the farthest (32.7mi/52.6km) one away.
Where can I stay while in the area?
To take advantage of our special Intersect 2017 hotel pricing, please book your room(s) no later than February 15, 2017.
The Quality Inn & Suites is $187/night Double Queen Room at 5 Fairchild Drive, Mountain View, CA, 94043
- Reservations can be made by calling 1-650-934-0155 and booking under group name Udacity Intersect Event.
The Sheraton Palo Alto is $329/night at 625 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94301
- Reservations can be made by calling toll free at 1-800-325-3535 and booking under group name Udacity Intersect Event or booking online here.
Is there any public transportation available to and from the event?
There is MVgo service from the Mountain View Caltrain station to North Shoreline Blvd. Stops #3 and #9 are a short walk to the Computer History Museum. You can also hire a car from your location directly to the venue using Uber or Lyft. If you are not familiar with how to use either service, please see here for a how-to guide for Uber and here for a guide on Lyft.
Will there be parking at the event?
There is ample free parking available at the museum.
How do I request a press pass?
Please email us at email@example.com with your name, email address and the publication you represent.
Can I get a refund on my ticket if I am not able to attend?
We do not issue refunds, but the tickets are transferable if you wish to offer the opportunity to a friend or colleague.
Can you provide a visa letter for me to attend?
Please submit a request through this form and we can make a determination.