• Manor Road Brochure

    Introduction

    Designed by award-winning architect Sir Norman Foster, Manor Road Building offers an impressive modern backdrop for conferences and events. Our facilities are available throughout July, August, September, April, and in early January, in line with University vacations. Located just a short walk from the centre of Oxford, on the bank of a tributary of the River Cherwell, Manor Road Building has friendly staff to welcome your delegates.

    Facilities

    The Manor Road Building has the following facilities for hire:

    With a tiered Lecture Theatre for 120 people, and an array of boardrooms and lecture style rooms, we can accommodate small groups of 10, up to larger-scale events for over 100 participants. Technical support is on hand throughout the day to ensure the smooth running of your event. Our in-house caterers can offer a working lunch, buffet or wine reception for your delegates while they relax on the sofas in our common room.

    Teaching Aids – There are a selection of Audio Visual Aids for presentations: Data Projectors, Laptops, Overhead Projectors, and White Boards are included in the hire charge subject to request.

    Common Room The Common Room is located on the first floor next to the cafeteria. It is a quiet area for staff and students from the six departments in Manor Road Building and the Social Science Library to take a break. It is reserved on occasion for conference refreshments.

    Disabled Access – There is a disabled access door at reception. Disabled toilets are on each floor. An infra-red hearing loop is available by request in each of the teaching rooms. A disabled evacuation chair is located at reception.

    Catering services can be provided by the on-site catering firm by arrangement with the Catering Manager.

    Vending machines for hot and cold drinks and confectionary are situated in the main Common Room

    Car parking – limited car parking

    Rooms

    Capacity
    30
    Floor
    Ground
    Details
    PC x 12, Whiteboard x 4, Classroom Computers
    Capacity
    48
    Floor
    2nd
    Details
    Projector x 2, PC x 48, Whiteboard x 1, Glassboard x 1, Microphone
    Capacity
    120
    Floor
    1st
    Capacity
    120
    Details
    Projector x2, PC x 1, Rollable board x 2, Skype, Microphone, Flexible Lighting, Visualiser, Lecture Capture
    Capacity
    24
    Floor
    Ground
    Details
    Projector x 2, PC x 24, Whiteboard x 2, Lecture Capture, Classroom Computers
    Capacity
    60
    Floor
    1st
    Details
    Projector x 1, PC x 1, Whiteboard x 2, Skype, Flexible Lighting, Lecture Capture
    Capacity
    25
    Floor
    1st
    Details
    Projector x 1, PC x 1, Whiteboard x 1, Skype
    Capacity
    60
    Floor
    2nd
    Details
    Projector x 1, PC x 1, Whiteboard x 2, Skype, Lecture Capture
    Capacity
    25
    Floor
    2nd
    Details
    Projector x1, PC x 1, Whiteboard, Skype
    Capacity
    25
    Floor
    2nd
    Details
    Projector x 1, PC x 1, Whiteboard x 1
    Capacity
    15
    Floor
    2nd
    Details
    Projector x 1, PC x 1, Whiteboard x 1
    Capacity
    60
    Floor
    60
    Details
    Projector x 1, PC x 1, Whiteboard x 1, Skype, Lecture Capture
    Capacity
    6
    Floor
    1st
    Details
    PC x 1, Whiteboard x 1, Video Conference Facility

    Booking

    For further details of room hire at Manor Road Building, or to arrange a preliminary visit to view our venue, please contact our conference manager Emily on +44 (0) 1865 281160, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    Manor Road Building
    University of Oxford
    Manor Road
    Oxford
    OX1 3UQ

    The adjacent University College of St Catherine’s can sometimes offer accommodation over night. http://www.stcatz.ox.ac.uk

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