Musicians, artists, videographers, inventors and product designers from around the globe turn to Silicon Valley companies to provide infrastructure and tools to create and capture their work. Now there’s a local venue to discuss the future of digital content creation and other innovations transforming our lives, from space travel to new energy systems.

The 2013 C2SV Conference was staged at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center’s new wing featuring sessions and keynotes on a provocative range of topics related to music, the creative arts, society and technology.