London is awash with conference venues, but here at event-venues.com we are dedicated to finding the truly unique settings which will engage and inspire guests. From blank canvas warehouses to unique screening rooms, we’ve searched the city high and low for the coolest event venues for your next annual conference…
Contemporary in design, this bright and modern event venue in the heart of Camden is one of our favourites for a conference for up to 500 guests. The buildings exposed pipework and wooden floors give it an industrial edge, while its bohemian interiors and marble furnishings give more of a polished feel, ideal for brands who are looking for a venue which is blank canvas but filled with character. The high ceilings provide the ideal backdrop for large stage sets and production, some of which is already in-house including programmable lighting and a high-tech sound system.
Sea Containers London
For something a little more intimate, the state-of-the-art Screening Room at the recently renamed Sea Containers London is perfect for smaller conferences and presentations for up to 56 guests. Featuring a 4K resolution screen, Dolby surround sound, plush interiors and its very own popcorn machine, you can also hire the Studio Foyer in conjunction with the Screening Room, providing a chic yet informal breakout space for refreshment breaks.
Known for its contribution to the East London community and arts scene, Rich Mix is an independent event venue located at the top of Brick Lane. When it comes to conferences, there’s an abundance of event space which can accommodate including The Stage; the venue’s largest room seating up to 200 guests in a theatre style set up and boasting a large stage, sound system and full lighting rig. There’s also a further 3 screening rooms which can accommodate 59, 132 and 181 guests and kitted out with high-spec AV equipment. Rich Mix is cool, urban and ever-transforming, reflecting the trends of the East London environment around it, ideal for creative brands who are always evolving.
Street Feast’s largest dining playground and event venue is without doubt, one of the coolest conference venues in London right now. Accommodating up to 500 theatre style, the space features ten bars and twelve street food vendors, providing a fun and engaging atmosphere for an annual conference with endless branding opportunities. In the summer months, guests can take advantage of the huge outdoor space complete with sand pits, tiki huts and trampolines, creating an informal setting for post-conference drinks.
Science Gallery London
Having recently opened in September 2018, Science Gallery London connects art, science and health in the heart of London Bridge. This free-to-visit venue provides the public with exhibitions, performances, live experiments, open discussions and festivals, as well as providing dedicated event space to hire. The gallery has an abundance of different event space including the state-of-the-art Theatre which can seat up to 126 delegates for a theatre style conference and the adjoining reception area which can be used for registration and refreshment breaks. Alongside the conference guests can interact with the gallery’s exhibitions, taking your conference from a great one, to a truly memorable and engaging experience.
If you’re looking for something super cool and completely off the wall for your next annual summit, then Printworks could be the venue for you. Once the printing home to The Evening Standard, The Daily Mail and Metro newspapers for over two decades, this now dedicated event venue can accommodate up to 2,500 delegates and has six larger than life spaces all named after the activity that used to take place there. In terms of style, think industrial, factory come warehouse with a maze of corridors, nooks and crannies with original features, such as the enormous printing presses. Completely transformable, this unique warehouse is one-of-a-kind.
Bursting at the seams with industrial charm, Studio Spaces provides the ultimate blank canvas for an annual conference. The venues largest space, the Warehouse can accommodate up to 432 theatre style and features concrete pillars and exposed brickwork, alongside the Black and White Studio’s which act as great catering and breakout spaces. There is so much potential for branding and production within this event venue, which provides brands with the ideal backdrop to create immersive and engaging environments for audiences.
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