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Unique event venue for your conference event

For conferences that have no barriers

The Slate is a flexible, fully open, flat and fluid event venue for exclusive occupancy.

Brand and personalise the building your way, enjoy an individual food offer and benefit from 358 hotel-styled bedrooms nearby.

Perfect for...

  • Seated conferences with drinks reception
  • Product launch showcases
  • Exhibition areas
  • Awards ceremony
  • Car launch shows with reinforced flooring


building occupancy for your event


guest capacity

358 bedrooms

only minutes away providing en suite, hotel-styled comfort

Get in touch to book a tour

Enquire today

Phone +44 (0)24 7652 3222 Email hello-conferences at warwick dot ac dot uk

Take a virtual step into The Slate

Experience an exhibition centre and meeting space like no other. Virtually step into an open flexible space and see what's possible for your next event.

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Architecture that will amaze and inspire

With exclusive venue hire, you'll have access to 650sqm of large, flat and open flexible space.

You can create the experience you want, giving your delegates the exact environment in which to thrive and reach their potential.

Conferences, dinners and exhibitions - the only restriction is your imagination.

  • Lakeside location
  • Movable wall to create a second space
  • Integrated audio/visual (AV) with multiple screens and outstanding acoustics
  • Full-length glass wall with full blackout capability
  • No pillars so nothing to block your perfect setup
  • None of our branding, so you can really make the venue your own
  • Reinforced flooring able to support two 4x4 cars

Your complete conference experience

Scarman and Radcliffe, our adjoining conference venues, are only a few short steps away from The Slate.

They offer breakout spaces, dining facilities and comfortable bedrooms for the complete event package.

Eat and sleep

Food in The Slate or at one of our adjoining conference venues. Get the right food options tailored for your budget and requirements.

And with 358 4* hotel-styled bedrooms close by, you'll find plenty of space for a comfortable night.

Built for sustainability

The Slate is BREEAM 'Excellent' rated for sustainable design, construction and operation.

And that's just a part of our commitment to having less impact on our environment.

Focus on sustainability

Included for everyone

  • Free parking
  • Free, reliable Wi-Fi
  • Unlimited refreshments
  • Sports facility access including gym and swim
  • AV equipment
  • Access to green outdoor spaces

Space layout examples


A large open space for a product launch showcase.


Build stands to create an exhibition centre with an enclosed dining space.


Create a stage for an awards ceremony with a served three course dinner.

The perfect learning environment

The environment benefits learning by its flexibility, state of the art technology, and green space that is all around." - Frontline

Take the next step

Get in touch to book your event at The Slate

Enquire today

Phone +44 (0)24 7652 3222 Email hello-conferences at warwick dot ac dot uk