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Introduction

The BDC is London’s most exciting conference venue that boosts the main Mezzanine,Gallery Hall, Auditorium and 7 break out rooms. The overwhelming feeling one gets from the venue is of flexibility.

Overview

The Business Design Centre is London’s most exciting conference venue. In addition to our main Mezzanine, Gallery Hall and impressive main Auditorium, with raked seating, we also have a further 8 adjacent rooms enabling us to accommodate from 5 to 1500 delegates. The overwhelming feeling is one of flexibility. The venue houses a total of 14 rooms of varying sizes, many with moveable acoustic walls to enable clients to tailor the space to their specifications.

A Conference Manager is appointed to oversee each and every event, whether it’s a conference, fashion show, product launch, banquet or meeting.

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Room Layouts

Room Style Capacity
Auditorium (389m² / 4,185.64ft²)
Round Tabled 220
Reception 500
Dinner/Dance 280
Classroom 150
Cabaret 220
Tiered 262
Banqueting 220
Theatre 500
Boardroom 80
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U Shaped 75
Executive Centre (161m² / 1,732.36ft²)
Round Tabled 40
Reception 100
Classroom 30
Cabaret 40
Banqueting 40
Theatre 70
Boardroom 25
Executive Theatre (68m² / 731.68ft²)
Reception 70
Classroom 35
Cabaret 32
Banqueting 40
Theatre 70
Boardroom 30
Gallery Hall (840m² / 9,038.4ft²)
Round Tabled 420
Reception 650
Dinner/Dance 420
Classroom 300
Cabaret 420
Banqueting 400
Theatre 650
Boardroom 100
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Exhibition 840
U Shaped 100
Mezzanine & Ground (2,559m² / 27,534.84ft²)
Reception 2,000
Dinner/Dance 1,000
Cabaret 1,500
Banqueting 1,200
Theatre 2,000
Room A (268m² / 2,883.68ft²)
Round Tabled 100
Reception 250
Classroom 100
Cabaret 100
Banqueting 80
Theatre 250
Boardroom 50
U Shaped 50
Room B (63m² / 677.88ft²)
Reception 60
Classroom 25
Cabaret 40
Banqueting 30
Theatre 60
Boardroom 30
U Shaped 20
Room C (62m² / 667.12ft²)
Reception 60
Classroom 25
Cabaret 40
Banqueting 30
Theatre 60
Boardroom 30
U Shaped 20
Room D (57m² / 613.32ft²)
Reception 60
Classroom 25
Cabaret 40
Banqueting 40
Theatre 60
Boardroom 30
U Shaped 20
Room E (79m² / 850.04ft²)
Reception 60
Classroom 30
Cabaret 48
Banqueting 48
Theatre 90
Boardroom 40
U Shaped 25
Room F (67m² / 720.92ft²)
Reception 60
Classroom 25
Cabaret 40
Banqueting 40
Theatre 70
Boardroom 30
U Shaped 20
Room G (50m² / 538ft²)
Reception 60
Classroom 25
Cabaret 30
Banqueting 30
Theatre 60
Boardroom 20
U Shaped 10
Room H (57m² / 613.32ft²)
Reception 60
Classroom 25
Cabaret 30
Banqueting 30
Theatre 60
Boardroom 20
U Shaped 10

Facilities

Accessible Venue Facilities
Assistance dogs welcome
Emergency evacuation procedures for guests with disabilities
Special dietary requirements catered for
Staff disability awareness trained
Wheelchairs available free of charge
Access into the Building
Assisted wheelchair access
Automatic doors
Flat routes from parking area to entrance
Ramps from parking area to entrance
Steps from parking area to entrance
Additional Accessible Facilities
Accessible baby changing rooms
Level access, ramp or lift from entrance to reception
Accessible Parking Facilities
Blue badge parking available
Designated disabled parking available within fifty metres of main entrance
Drop-off point for guests available outside main entrance
Public car park available within two hundred metres of main entrance
Access Inside Building Facilities
Accessible lift
All routes suitable for limited mobility users
All routes suitable for wheelchair users
Steps with handrail within building
Steps within building
Catering Facilities
Cafe
Event catering
Event Facilities
In house AV available
Breakout Rooms
Conference rooms / Meeting rooms
Event facilities
Raked or tiered seating offered
Venue can display vehicles inside
General Facilities
ATM
Escalators
Internet access
Lifts
On-site coach parking
On site parking
Safe
Good views
Wi-Fi access
Payment Facilities
Credit cards accepted
Debit cards accepted

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Contact Details

Looking for more information on organising an event at this venue?

Address:
Business Design Centre
52 Upper Street
Islington
London
N1 0QH
Tel:
+44 (0)20 7288 6465
Fax:
+44 (0)20 7288 6444
Email:
Web:
www.businessdesigncentre.co.uk/Conferences

London & Partners

As the official convention bureau for London, we offer free, impartial advice, guidance and support to event planners, associations and convention organisers.

Contact us directly if you are planning your event from outside the UK or working on behalf on an international client. We can help you and your delegates access the best that London has to offer.

Tel: +44 (0)20 7234 5833

Email: conventionbureau@londonandpartners.com