Hypertext 2004 will be held in Santa Cruz, California, hosted by the Jack Baskin School of Engineering at the University of California, Santa Cruz. Santa Cruz is located two hours south of San Francisco and 45 minutes south of San Jose, on Monterey Bay and the Pacific Ocean. Santa Cruz, known as "surf city," features sandy beaches and ocean side walks, a beach boardwalk with wooden roller coaster, and an eclectic downtown. The UCSC campus, among the most beautiful in the world, has breathtaking ocean views, towering redwoods, and excellent conference facilities.

University of California, Santa Cruz
Baskin School of Engineering