San Francisco Summer Institute

June 18 -21, 2018

We are back for our 5th summer of learning in San Francisco with a new approach to summer workshops.

Workshop Location:

San Francisco Day School


Our San Francisco Summer Institue will be held in the heart of San Francisco just walking distance from multiple MUNI lines.

Daily Schedule:

7:30 – 8:00 am: Registration
8:00 – 8:30 am: Keynotes or Ignite Talks (multiple 10-minute mini-keynotes)
8:45 – 11:30 am: Morning Session for your registered workshop
11:30 am – 12:30 pm: Lunch on your own
12:30 – 3:30 pm: Afternoon Session for your registered workshop


  • There is an abundance of hotel choices in San Francisco, from Bed & Breakfasts to national chains. A Google search will provide extensive options.
  • AirBnB can also be an affordable option to stay.

Getting There:

  • Public Transportation: SFDS is conveniently located near multiple MUNI lines, the 43 Masonic, 31 Turk, and 5 Fulton all have stops within a block or two of the School. For more information on public transportation from your location, visit
  • Parking: There is no convenient long-term public parking near the school. We recommend you take public transportation or Uber/Lyft.

Get to know our workshops:

Summer Institute San Francisco Schedule

Join us for all four days for the best experience, or you may also attend part of the week to meet your needs. Filter the options below or sort through the schedule to find the right workshops for you.

Each morning, we will have all the attendees together for an exciting keynote or multiple 10-minute inspiring Ignite Talks.