San Francisco

San Francisco is often called "Everybody’s Favorite City," a title earned by its scenic beauty, cultural attractions, diverse communities, and world-class cuisine. Measuring 49 square miles, this very walk-able city is dotted with landmarks like the Golden Gate Bridge, cable cars, Alcatraz and the largest Chinatown in the United States. A stroll of the City’s streets can lead from Union Square to North Beach to Fisherman’s Wharf, with intriguing neighborhoods to explore at every turn. Views of the Pacific Ocean and San Francisco Bay are often laced with fog, creating a romantic mood in this most European of American cities.

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Meeting Venue

The Moscone Center is the largest convention and exhibition complex in San FranciscoCalifornia. It is comprised of three main halls of which the Moscone West will house the APD/DFD 2014 meeting.

Located conveniently in the South of Market area, the center provides easy access to downtown San Francisco's many restaurants, as well as major transportation systems such as BART and Muni Metro.

The Center is walking distance to hotels that have been carefully selected for this meeting offering attractive rates to attendees.