Conferences & Events

Here at Glasgow Caledonian University, our Conference and Events Office offers a dedicated service to clients who are looking to book a range of events, from conferences, meetings, and workshops, to concerts, annual dinners and social functions.

  • We have 17 lecture theatres, with capacities ranging from 50 to 500, available to hire.
  • The award-winning Saltire Centre can host drinks receptions and evening dinners.
  • For smaller events, we can provide classrooms and spaces, with capacities from 18 to 70, featuring break out rooms, natural daylight and flexible seating.

For information about pricing, room sizes and specific facilities, please contact us on 0141 331 3537/8761, email events@gcal.ac.uk, or write to: Conference and Events, Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow, G4 0BA.

Lecture Theatres

CPDC Centre

Our extensive range of 17 lecture theatres, including our 500-capacity Carnegie Lecture Theatre, come equipped with in built AV facilities.

Venues include the 200-capacity Deeprose Lecture Theatre and GCU's Continuing Professional Development Centre.

We also have a range of meeting rooms and exhibition spaces available across the campus.

Saltire Centre

Saltire Centre 3The Saltire Centre is also available to hire for drinks receptions and evening dinners and offers a truly unique space to entertain guests.

Bright, airy and ultra modern, the award-winning building is at the centre of life at Glasgow Caledonian University.

We have recently installed a new Audio Visual system in the ground floor atrium space to further enhance the open plan five-floor facility.


Carnegie Lecture TheatreAudio Visual

Our Audio Visual Services Department will provide technical equipment and expertise to ensure the smooth running of your event.

Our conference team will be able to advise you on what AV equipment is available and the charges for these during the planning process of your event.


Availability

During the semester, the best availability is at evenings and weekend. For larger conferences, it's June through to early September.

Accommodation

Just a five-minute walk from the university campus, Caledonian Court can accommodate a total of 660 people in self-catering flats.

Each flat has between five and eight bedrooms, and 340 rooms are available with en-suite facilities. The rooms can be hired on a daily, weekly or monthly basis from June through to early September.

Hospitality

Our Hospitality Services can cater for a wide range of requirements, depending on the event. The student refectory, which seats up to 900 people, can be hired for private use.

We also have a Corporate Hospitality Suite containing flexible facilities. Catering is available throughout the day, anywhere on campus, and menus are available on request.