This year the IMR conference will take place right in the center of San Jose, California.
Sainte Claire Hotel
The Sainte Claire Hotel is a hexagonal six-story hotel in downtown San Jose, California, one of the city's most recognized architectural landmarks. It was built in 1926 and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Hotel Sainte Claire enjoyed the status of being a premiere grand hotel and the reputation of having the most elegant accommodations.
While in the Bay Area you may want to take advantage of your proximity to San Francisco. There are many must see attractions in San Francisco. These include the Golden Gate Bridge, Cable Cars, Alcatraz, Fisherman’s Wharf, Union Square and China Town, among others. San Francisco is 35 miles northwest of San José off of US Route 101.
San José has a world-renowned quality of life, offering a wide variety of exciting cultural, recreational, educational and entertainment opportunities. In addition, the City of San José has the nation's best public safety record of any metropolitan area, a marvelous ethnic diversity and a beautiful climate. Things to do in Silicon Valley.
For a more detailed list of points of interest you may visit this link.
Last but not least, in late October, the weather may be from sunny to a bit chilly in the Bay Area. Check the weather before leaving!