Why San Jose
San Jose: Innovation Starts Here!
Located in the heart of California’s Silicon Valley, San Jose is the 10th largest City in the U.S. Read on to see why our unique attributes, our stellar convention package and Team San Jose’s industry leading service model make San Jose the best choice for your next meeting or event.
San Jose’s Convention Package by the numbers:
- 550,000 sq. ft. of total convention space
- 324, 760 sq. ft. total exhibit space
- 165,000 sq. ft. of contiguous exhibit space
- 143,000 sq. ft. column-free exhibit space
- 35,194 sq. ft. Grand Ballroom and 22,000 sq. ft. Executive Ballroom
- 43 total break out meeting rooms
- 3.9 miles from the airport
- 2,200 commitable rooms on peak downtown
- 4,000 commitable rooms on peak city-wide
- Unique venues for unforgettable special events
From small meeting to large, city-wide: San Jose is the Perfect Destination for your meeting or event!
- Walkable downtown with campus-feel
- Wide selection of major hotel brands all within two blocks of the Convention facilities
- America’s fastest free Wi-Fi
- Newly modernized San Jose International Airport- 4 miles from downtown
- Heart of Silicon Valley
- Safest big city in America
- Gateway to Northern California
- Voted one of the greenest cities in America by Green Tech Media
- Over 100 dining and nightlife options
- Unique museums and attractions
- Own the city: extend your brand from the airport throughout the city
Team San Jose’s Unique Service Model
One Team: Convention Center, Cultural Facilities and CVB services.
Team San Jose is a new breed of CVB that’s changing the face of the meeting industry. Our unique one-stop-shop model for convention venue management, food and beverage and services, unifies the San Jose Convention Center, SJCVB, venues, hotels, labor, arts and local businesses. We take care of all client needs as one team which saves meeting and event planners time, energy and resources.