Tour The Tech Museum of Innovation

Location: Foyer

Waiting for a flight? Staying over an extra day from the convention? Well, we have some fun lined up for you!

The Tech Museum has created one of the world’s first open-source museum
product development environments, where anyone can contribute content or ideas for exhibitions, floor programs, hands-on science labs, web sites, and

The one-hour tour includes “The Tech Virtual Test Zone”, an area in the museum showcasing the world’s first hands-on, interactive exhibits conceptualized and developed originally in the virtual world of Second Life.
These new exhibits are the result of The Tech’s virtual exhibit design initiative and competition, called The Tech Virtual, which revolutionized
the way new museum exhibitions are developed. Learn about our latest and ongoing design challenges including the global “Program for the Future”. After your tour,
enjoy this world-class museum at your own pace.

See the future of The Tech Museum, one of the premier science and technology museums, from the eyes of our ground-breaking open-source
curators. Learn more how The Tech Museum is encouraging participation of museum specialists and others to help ideate what will be displayed and turned into an interactive experiences in the museum environment.

To sign up for the
3:00pm tour.

To sign up for the
4:00pm tour.

directions and details.

The Tech Museum of Innovation
201 South Market Street
San Jose, CA 95113
(408) 294-TECH

  • Intel
  • Microsoft
  • Google
  • Sun Microsystems
  • Facebook
  • Gear6
  • Kaltura
  • Liferay
  • MindTouch
  • Novell, Inc.
  • Open Invention Network
  • Rackspace Cloud
  • Schooner Information Technology
  • Silicon Mechanics
  • Symbian Foundation
  • Twilio
  • WSO2
  • Yabarana Corporation

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