We know how important the meeting space is to the success of your event, and with Event Essex you can be confident that you are getting a space that is suited to your needs. Our modern, traditional and innovative event venues offer state-of-the-art audio-visual technologies, including interactive projectors, widescreen monitors and digital document cameras.

Meeting Types:
  • Wivenhoe House conference venue

    Wivenhoe House Hotel

    Wivenhoe House Hotel is a unique venue for your meeting, conference or event for up to 250 people.

  • Teaching Centre

    The Tony Rich Teaching Centre

    A high quality, modern space with a flexible layout ideal for meeting room hire or as a training venue.

  • Lecture Theatre Building

    The Lecture Theatre Building

    The Lecture Theatre Building, located in the heart of our Colchester campus, offers a mix of 10 lecture theatres and classrooms.

  • Lakeview room

    The Lakeview Room

    Our prestigious Lakeview room is ideal for your high level meeting or executive lunch.

  • Ivor Crewe conference hire

    The Ivor Crewe Lecture Hall

    The flexible layout and retractable seating makes the Ivor Crewe Lecture Hall an ideal event venue for exhibitions, poster sessions and more.

  • Ivor Crewe venue

    The Ivor Crewe Lecture Hall

    Our Ivor Crewe venue compromises of two lecture theatres with flexible layouts to suit a range of capacities for your conference or exhibition.

  • Hexagon venue conference

    The Hexagon

    The Hexagon, one of the iconic buildings built at the birth of the University in 1964, is located in the heart of our Colchester campus.

  • Gateway building

    The Gateway Building Seminar Rooms

    Situated on the High Street, the Gateway Building offers a comprehensive range of meeting and training rooms for a range of capacities.

  • Gateway building

    The Gateway Building Conference Rooms

    The Gateway Building, located in the centre of Southend, offers a variety of different conference venues for up to 100 people.

  • The Forum

    The Forum Seminar Rooms

    The Forum in Southend offers modern, smart meeting and training spaces to suit a variety of uses.

  • The Forum Lecture Theatre

    The Forum Lecture Theatre can seat 200 people in modern, vibrant surroundings with the latest in IT and AV technology available.

  • The Forum Foyer event hire

    The Forum Foyer

    The Forum Foyer, located on our Southend campus, offers guests a spacious and modern reception area that is perfect for events.

  • Essex Business School

    The Essex Business School Event Facilities

    The UK’s first zero-carbon rated Business School features a stunning winter garden and an Eden-like dome, perfect for events and exhibitions.

  • Essex Business School

    The Essex Business School Conference Facilities

    Our landmark building champions sustainable design and offers an innovative setting to give your conference the wow factor.

  • Essex Business School

    The Essex Business School (EBS) Building

    Providing an innovative setting in a beautifully crafted environment with an indoor garden, Essex Business School has an extensive range of facilities.

  • Boardroom Southend

    The Boardroom

    The Boardroom in The Forum offers a distinctive, high quality space with a range of IT and AV facilities available for your meeting.

  • Interpreting Lab conference

    Interpreting Lab

    Our new interpreting lab provides the tools for interpreting between Mandarin Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish.

  • iLab


    Think, create, innovate. Our iLab is an inspirational facility that is ideal for your next team away day, brainstorming session or focus group.