Our partnering hotels have sold out, but there are other great hotel options in the San Jose area to reserve on your own.
Visa Letter Requests
Visa letters are available upon request to registered attendees with confirmed travel. Email email@example.com and include:
- Full name
- Address of residence
- Dates of travel to the US
- Job title or degree of study
- Employer or University and address
- Clear scan of passport photo page
Please visit travel.state.gov for important information about international travel to the United States.
The San Jose McEnry Convention Center is located in Downtown San Jose, an easy walk from any F8 partnering hotel. VTA operates light rail and bus lines to the Convention Center Station that service many points in the South Bay.
Park & Ride
If you choose to drive, you can park in any of VTA’s free park & ride lots and take light rail to the Convention Center Light Rail Station.
For those traveling from San Francisco or the Peninsula, the San Jose Diridon Caltrain Station has direct access to the convention center via VTA’s light rail or DASH service.
Taxi & Ride Share
Mineta San Jose International Airport (4 miles), San Francisco International Airport (37 miles), and Oakland International Airport (38 miles) are served by taxi or ride share services.