Associated Press Northern California Daybook for Thursday, May 23.
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May 23. 7 a.m. Two-day strike by nurses from San Jose's Good Samaritan Hospital and Regional Medical Center of San Jose set to begin. Strike begins at 7, rally at noon.
Location: Good Samaritan Hospital, 2425 Samaritan Drive, San Jose. Regional Medical Center, 225 N. Jackson Ave., San Jose.
Contact: Lisa Morowitz (510) 303-4821 or charles Idelson (510) 273-2246
May 23. 8 a.m. 24th annual Professional Businesswomen of California Conference. Keynote presentations at 9 a.m. by Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg, U.S. Rep. Jackie Speier, D-San Francisco/San Mateo, and McKinsey & Company partner Lareina Yee.
Location: Moscone Center West, 800 Howard St., San Francisco
Contact: Kenny Wardell (650) 952-2000 or (650) 219-4495 cellphone
May 23. 8:15 a.m. International Conference on Software Engineering. Includes 8:30 a.m. keynote presentation by Tony DeRose, senior scientist and lead of the research group at Pixar Animation Studios. Through Friday.
Location: Hyatt Regency Hotel, 5 Embarcadero Center, San Francisco
Contact: Betty Cheng, chengb(at)cse.msu.edu or Frances Paulisch 011-49-89-63641047.
May 23. 9 a.m. Big Data in Biomedicine conference sponsored by Stanford University School of Medicine and Oxford University. Through Friday.
Li Ka Shing Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, 291 Campus Drive, Stanford.
Contact: Margarita Gallardo (for print media) (650) 723-7897 or M.A. Malone (for broadcast media) (650) 723-6912.
May 23. 10 a.m. News Conference by Santa Cruz Sheriff Phil Wowak and police Chief Kevin Vogel on the findings of the investigation into the February murder of police officers Sgt. Loran "Butch" Baker and Detective Elizabeth Butler. Note: advance RSVPs can be made to April Skalland at below contact.
Location: Santa Cruz Police Department, 155 Center St., Santa Cruz
Contact: April Skalland, (831) 454-2968.