The BCEC offers a versatile mix of event spaces ideal for conferences, exhibitions, board meetings, award dinners, networking and charity events. Most of our function space is fully-flexible and interconnecting and can comfortably accommodate a large scale conference for up to 1,000 delegates with ample breakout space for seminars, training sessions and refreshments.
Each meeting room has been designed for comfort and with productivity in mind. Throughout the venue, contemporary and neutral decor makes the most of natural daylight from its glass facade on Birmingham’s modernized New Street Station.
Our newly refurbished ground floor comprises of 7 flexible spaces, with The Rookeries Suite being the largest, catering up to 150 theatre style. This space has been designed from the mind of an event expert as a blank canvas with fully-flexible with fold-away walls.
Our large scale first floor boasts 16 individual meeting suites with two large break out foyers, all of which feature the same high standards of equipment that you would expect from the BCEC. Hosting for up to 70 guests theatre style, our first floor meeting rooms are perfect for the smaller board meeting and training programmes that may require multiple rooms.
Dominating the second floor of The BCEC is the Mercian, offering private access and ample foyer space which is perfect for a pre-function reception space overlooking Hill Street. The Mercian is fully flexible and can be divided into two separate event spaces or used in tandem for a single multi-use event. The function suite features surround sound Bose speakers, an inbuilt 5m NEC screen for presentations and is a blank canvas to accommodate staging, a dance floor or pod-style exhibition space to create the ideal event that’s right for you.