Birmingham is located in the heart of the UK, making it easily accessible from various parts of the country. Its excellent transport infrastructure, including major train stations and Birmingham Airport, makes it convenient for attendees coming from different areas of the UK and from overseas. This buzzing city is one of the UK’s major economic centres, with numerous national and international companies based there. It offers a dynamic business environment, making it eminently suitable for corporate events.
Corporate events generally range from small, intimate gatherings to large-scale conferences, and their purposes can be diverse, including networking, marketing, team building, education, and celebration and more. Birmingham boasts a wide range of event venues, from modern conference centres and hotels to historic buildings and unique event spaces. Here are some of our favourite corporate event venues in Birmingham:
This venue stands out as one of Birmingham’s most adaptable and versatile event spaces, offering a diverse selection of areas available for hire. Notably, the Affinity Suite boasts a spacious 880m2 layout, making it the largest pillar-free ballroom in Birmingham, accommodating up to 1200 delegates. Additionally, its retractable walls provide the ultimate flexibility for hosting various types of events.
IET Birmingham: Austin Court:
An exceptional position at the heart of Birmingham’s vibrant business hub within the Brindleyplace development. Once a metal and nail merchants, this elegantly restored listed building preserves its unique historical character, showcasing numerous original features. It offers a stunning canal-side setting and outdoor space, adding to its distinctive appeal. There are a number of rooms available for hire, with a maximum capacity of 150.
This is an awe-inspiring, adaptable venue in Centenary Square is perfectly suited for gatherings of all sizes. Whether you prefer a theatrical atmosphere, a modern suite of meeting rooms, or the relaxed ambiance of the recently renovated Café Bar, The Rep can help.
As the UK’s oldest theatres, The Rep boasts three impressive auditoriums, ensuring that your event will consistently deliver that WOW factor. Beyond this, they provide exciting possibilities like backstage tours, theatrical makeup workshops, and the opportunity to dine onstage, allowing you to create an unforgettable experience.
The Bond Company:
The Bond Company provides a historic and characterful setting for corporate events, including conferences and workshops. Situated on the Grand Union Canal, and just a 12 minute walk from
Birmingham’s New Street Station, this unique location provides a haven away from the bustling city centre. Each space in The Bond boasts original industrial features, and has been renovated with a contemporary twist making it a perfect backdrop from conferences to private functions, lifestyle events and meetings alike. Onsite parking is available with a choice of two private car parks.
Birmingham Botanical Gardens:
Birmingham Botanical Gardens offers three stunning event spaces, offering a distinctive backdrop for your occasion. Despite its tranquil setting that makes you feel worlds away from the city’s hustle, this exceptional venue is conveniently located just a little over a mile from Birmingham’s centre.
Perfect for a wide range of events, whether corporate or private, the event suites offer total flexibility. Each suite is accessible through one of the exquisite glasshouses.
The International Convention Centre (ICC) is a well-known venue in the heart of Birmingham, offering a range of meeting rooms and event spaces suitable for corporate gatherings of various sizes. With 11 halls in total, plus The Vox and several meeting rooms, the largest hall can seat up to 3000.
Birmingham’s most iconic structure, The Library, offers distinctive event spaces that cannot be found anywhere else. Within its walls, you will discover breathtaking vistas of Centenary Square and the cityscape, the remarkable Book Rotunda, and the storied Shakespeare Memorial Room, among other highlights.
A city centre location, 19 different sized meeting and event spaces plus a fabulous roof garden makes thestudio Birmingham the top choice for event planners.
If you are considering booking your next corporate event in Birmingham, get in touch with us and we will be happy to share more venue options with you.