Associated Press Northern California Daybook for Saturday, Sept. 28.
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8 a.m. STANDFORD — The three-day Stanford Medicine X conference, focused on emerging technology and patient-centered medicine, continues through Sunday. Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge, Stanford University. Contact: Lia Steakley, (206) 427-9940 (for print media) or M.A. Malone, (650) 723-6912 (for broadcast media).
10 a.m. SAN FRANCISCO — 14th annual World Veg Festival, a gathering on the vegetarian movement. Continues through Sunday. Saturday's program includes a 12:15 p.m. talk by health educator and pioneer therapist Meir Schneider on "natural vision improvement." San Francisco County Fair Building, 1199 Ninth Ave. Contact: (415) 273-5481 or Ruth Wallace, (415) 420-6185.
10 a.m. SAN JOSE — The Creative Convergence Silicon Valley conference on technology and music festival continues through Sunday. Saturday's program includes a 1:30 p.m. fireside chat with entrepreneur John Mcafee. San Jose Convention Center, 150 W. San Carlos St. Contact: Elisabeth Handler, (408) 309-1298.
5 p.m. SAN FRANCISCO — Media check-in prior to the 8 p.m. Red Bull "King of the Rock" global basketball tournament finals with competitors from the United States and 21 other countries. Note: RSVPs required by 1 p.m. Saturday. Alcatraz Island. Boat departs from Pier 33 at 6:40 p.m. Contact: Marlene Garcia, (310) 384-5792 or Lindsay Robinson, (310) 463-8434.