The University has a range of spaces, including halls, lecture rooms and conferencing facilities, which are available to hire on a regular or one-off basis. For more details of the spaces available, or to make a booking, please email Sunley Conference Centre.

Sunley Conference Centre

Sunley Conference Centre is a residential conference and meetings venue located at the University of Northampton’s Park Campus. The centre features 12 meeting rooms, from fully equipped boardrooms through to a 120 seat lecture theatre furnished with the very latest technology and provides a number of other facilities including:

  • free, secure parking
  • bedrooms with private washrooms
  • free WiFi
  • a business networking area
  • dining facilities

The bedrooms consistently gain excellent reviews and can be booked online. For further information please visit the Sunley Conference Centre website.

Portfolio Innovation Centre

A unique centre for emerging businesses in the design, digital and creative sector, the Portfolio Innovation Centre is based at the University of Northampton’s Avenue Campus. The centre has two bright and spacious meeting rooms, holding from 2 to 60 people, which are available to hire on a reasonable hourly, half day or full day rate. Catering, on-site parking and AV equipment are available. For further information please visit the Portfolio Innovation Centre website or come and visit.

iCon Environmental Innovation Centre, Daventry

A beacon for environmental innovation in the UK and beyond, the iCon specialises in green technologies and sustainable construction. The iCon is a unique and exciting venue for all types of meetings and conferences, from awaydays to seminars, exhibitions and celebrations. The award winning building includes a conference centre with a range of meeting rooms and exhibition space for up to 250 people, coupled with brand new catering facilities serving fresh and contemporary dishes using the best of local produce. For further information please visit the iCon website.

Residential programmes

The University can accommodate larger events out of term time using a combination of our conferencing facilities and student accommodation. For further information please email summer schools.