Conferences and events
Our Colchester and Southend Campuses offer a full-service conference package
of top quality meeting spaces, accommodation and competitive rates to suit all
your event needs. Speak to one of our teams about your event today:
- Wivenhoe House Hotel, in the grounds of our Colchester Campus, offers event
facilities for up to 250 people.
- Event Essex arranges conferences and events in our University buildings in
both Colchester and Southend. We can cater for up to 1,000 people in Colchester
and up to 200 in Southend.
- Our Business Incubation Centre, part of our Business Hub at our Southend Campus
has meeting rooms for hire with capacities of up to 24 people.
The four-star Wivenhoe House Hotel is set in glorious parkland at our Colchester Campus.
of function rooms are available, from the Boardroom which can seat 12 to the Garden Suite, comprising
three rooms with removable partitioned walls and accommodating a maximum of 160 seated
guests or 250 for a standing reception.
Our University offers a vast selection of flexible meeting and conference rooms. Our Colchester
Campus has rooms with capacities ranging from 2 to 1,000 people, while our Southend Campus
can cater for events for 2 to 200 people. Our Event Essex team will help
organise every aspect of your event. We've hosted events from corporate meetings to trade
Find out more from Event Essex:
If you're looking for something a bit different for your next event, try our
innovation lab (iLab) at Southend.
Our Business Incubation Centre, part of our Business Hub at our Southend Campus, has two meeting rooms that
are available for hire, with maximum capacities of 24 and 15 people. Catering and office service packages
If you're an external business interested in hiring a meeting room,
please contact us to discuss your requirements or complete the booking form above and post or
email it to us.
Current tenants of our Business Incubation Centre can book a
meeting room online.