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Your cruise directors are in the process of arranging social events for attendees.

Other fun things to on or very near the Stanford Campus:

If you're looking for somewhere to eat after the confrerence:

  • We enjoy the top recommended restaurants on the Dining in Palo Alto Yelp Page.
  • Please feel welcome to ask your hosts in person if you would like a review or further recommendations.


Social media

If it's your thing, use #chipcon2018 in your various social feeds. Check out #chipcon2017 for images from last year's conference.  


We've created an email list for all communications related to this event at  All attendees will be added to the list, unless you tell us otherwise. Use it to ask questions, propose ideas or just say hello.