Venue & Hotels

#PerfMatters Conference
Redwood City, CA
March 27-28, 2018

Conference Location

Cañada College Theater
4200 Farm Hill Blvd
Redwood City, CA 94061


The #PerfMatters Conference will take place March 27th and 28th, 2018, in the Cañada College Theater.

modern theater with 516 seats

The theatre is ADA compliant with handicap parking spots in front of the theatre.

Coffee, snacks, lunch and the after party will be held in The Grove. The Grove, a 4,537-square-feet open space lounge, has a beautiful view, and is also ADA compliant.


Coming soon

Getting here

Cañada College is a community college located half way between San Francisco and Silicon Valley. The campus is at 4200 Farm Hill Boulevard in an unincorporated area of San Mateo County, California, just off Highway 280.

Parking: Ask us for a free daily permit.

If you're coming by car, there is ample parking. We will have daily parking permits available, or you can purchase your own for $3.00. Please park in parking lot #2. Put your parking permit on the dashboard

By Car: 280 to Exit #27 at Farm Hill Blvd

From Menlo Park, Palo Alto, Fremont or Union City:

  1. From the east bay, take the Dumbarton Bridge (84 West).
  2. Continue onto Marsh Road, staying on 84 West.
  3. Take 101 north, staying on 84 West, to exit 408, Woodside Road.
  4. Take Woodside Road / 84-West all the way to 280.
  5. Head North on 280 toward San Francisco until the next exit, and follow the directions below:

From the south or north bay,

  1. Take 280 to exit 27.
  2. Head east on Farm Hill Blvd.
  3. At the first light, about 0.8 miles, take a left onto The Loop Road to enter the campus.
  4. Note: If you have a handicap parking permit, stay left at the fork in the road continuing on The Loop Road.
  5. All others: Head right onto Campus Circle at the fork.
  6. Park in parking lot #2, which is the second lot on the left. See parking details above.

From the east bay, Hayward or farther north, or the coast, follow the directions above, taking 92 to get to 280.

By Public Transportation: Bus #274 from RWC CalTrain

If you're coming by public transportation, you'll want to catch the bus from the Redwood City CalTrain station.

Catch bus #274 from the Redwood City Transit station, just opposite the Redwood City CalTrain station. The bus leaves every half hour at 14m and 43m past the hour.

If you see a bunch of people waiting, ask if they're heading to Canada College and share a Lyft (not an Uber).

By Plane: SFO, SJC, and OAK are all A.O.K.

While SFO / San Francisco will have the best direct options, realize the conference is half way between SFO /San Francisco and SJC / Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport.

A little less convenient, but still completely doable, and just and extra 8 miles further, is OAK / Oakland International Airport, in Oakland, CA.

Accessibility and Inclusion

We aim to have a welcoming and inclusive event

In order to have an inclusive event with a welcoming atmosphere, we hope to remove all accessibility barriers that may hinder anyone from attending this event. If there are any issues that you feel may prevent you from attending and fully enjoying this event, we will do our best to accommodate, but we need to know ahead of time as best we can what those issues may be. Please get in touch and let us know what we can do to help.

In case you haven't figured it out, we want to ensure anyone who wants to attend this event can attend this event.*

* Priority will be given to those attending five or few events a year or have otherwise demonstrated an interest in the topic of web performance. This is not an open invitation to the local conference hopper contingent.