San Jose

Employers and Urban Amenity: San Francisco and Silicon Valley

12:30 p.m. | Thursday, May 2, 2013

Photo courtesy of Flickr user Stuck in Customs

This event will take place in San Jose.

Bay Area employers looking to recruit top talent are finding that access to urban amenities is critical. With the future of the suburban campus in question, Silicon Valley firms are exploring new models, from moving downtown to building a mixture of services onsite. Join the Bay Area’s top observers of employment trends to discuss the role of amenities in our region’s employment locations.

+ Alexa Arena, Forest City
+ Greg Davies, Cassidy-Turley
+ Egon Terplan, SPUR


Adobe Campus - West Tower, Café Gallery
345 Park Avenue
San Jose, CA 95110
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Free to the public
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Okay to bring lunch

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