Description

ICC Belfast is Northern Ireland's only purpose-built international convention centre with over 20 years' experience in delivering premier events for local, national and international clients.

No matter what type of event you are organising: conference, awards ceremony, exhibition or sales kick off, ICC Belfast offers everything you need and more to make your event the best yet.

ICC Belfast

Situated at the heart of one of Europe’s most accessible, vibrant and flourishing cities, ICC Belfast boasts stunning views of the River Lagan and easy access to transport links, hotels, restaurants and attractions.

A 10-minute drive from George Best Belfast City Airport and a 25-minute drive from Belfast International Airport ensure delegates arrive at ICC Belfast stress-free and can make the most of their time in the city.

“I would like to thank the team for the exceptional support that we received at the ICC Belfast. Everything down to the very last detail was considered and executed beautifully. It the whole event so much easier for me and the team, as nothing was too much trouble for yours.” – Miss Gemma Humm BSc (Hons) MBChB MRCS AFHEAm, Immediate Past President, Association of Surgeons in Training

Tailored to meet your needs

The newly extended 7,000m² facility features 44 stylish spaces that can accommodate up to 5,000 delegates at any one time:

Over 2,500m² of flexible event space in Halls 1 & 2

    • 2,200-seat Main Auditorium
    • 660m² Riverside Foyer
    • 380-seat studio
    • 20 meeting rooms for 10 to 100 delegates
    • 2 exterior terraces with spectacular riverside views

Equipped to the highest specification, each space can be shaped to suit your unique requirements.

A £29.5m extension to ICC Belfast was unveiled in 2016, which significantly expanded the venue’s capabilities.  Among other spaces, ICC Belfast now boasts a 520m² Main Auditorium that seats 2,200 people, two exhibition halls that can be dynamically tailored to suit specific event requirements, a 510m² Studio theatre plus a plethora of meeting and board rooms as well as three bar and restaurant areas ensuring that plenary and breakout sessions alike can be comfortably held.

Why ICC Belfast?

ICC Belfast boasts exclusive infrastructure, state of the art technology and an experienced and ambitious multi-disciplinary team who will work with you at every touchpoint to lay the foundations for an event that is guaranteed to exceed expectations.

Hosting your event in Belfast means you not only experience the passion and warmth of the ICC Belfast team, but of the entire city for who your event delivers socially, culturally and economically. Today, tomorrow and beyond.

“It was the best event outside London that we’ve done. The way everyone bought into it wholeheartedly, it was off the scale to what we’ve done in any region before.” – Kellie While, Head of 7digital Creative

ICC Belfast has a world-class reputation and works proudly with partners throughout the City of Belfast to deliver event experiences like no other. Over the past two decades the venue has hosted some of the city’s highest profile events including presidential visits by Barack Obama and Bill Clinton, the Royal College of Nursing Congress 2018 and the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards.

For conference enquiries please email iccinfo@iccbelfast.com

Location Distance from ICC Belfast
Belfast International Airport 0
George Best Belfast City Airport 0
City Centre (Belfast City Hall) 0

Key Facts


  • Delegate Capacity: 2250
  • Max. Exhibition Area (m2): 5000
  • Syndicate Rooms: 37
  • Parking Spaces: 800
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  • 2 Lanyon Place
  • Belfast
  • Antrim
  • BT1 3WH

Main Auditorium

Layout Capacity
Banquet 450
Boardroom 120
Cabaret 300
Exhibition x sq m 520
Theatre style 2200

Hall 1

Layout Capacity
Banquet 1000
Classroom 1000
Exhibition x sq m 805
Theatre style 2000

Hall 1A

Layout Capacity
Banquet 480
Boardroom 60
Classroom 430
Exhibition x sq m 687
Theatre style 800

Hall 1B

Layout Capacity
Banquet 270
Boardroom 60
Classroom 240
Exhibition x sq m 392
Theatre style 450

Hall 1C

Layout Capacity
Banquet 170
Boardroom 40
Classroom 100
Exhibition x sq m 279
Theatre style 200

Hall 1D

Layout Capacity
Banquet 270
Boardroom 60
Classroom 240
Exhibition x sq m 394
Theatre style 450

Hall 1AB

Layout Capacity
Banquet 750
Boardroom 60
Classroom 670
Exhibition x sq m 1079
Theatre style 1025

Hall 1ABC

Layout Capacity
Banquet 920
Boardroom 100
Classroom 770
Exhibition x sq m 1358
Theatre style 1450

Hall 1BC

Layout Capacity
Banquet 440
Boardroom 100
Classroom 340
Exhibition x sq m 671
Theatre style 650

Hall 1CD

Layout Capacity
Banquet 440
Boardroom 100
Classroom 340
Exhibition x sq m 673
Theatre style 650

Hall 1BCD

Layout Capacity
Banquet 710
Boardroom 160
Classroom 580
Exhibition x sq m 1065
Theatre style 1100

Hall 2

Layout Capacity
Banquet 450
Classroom 430
Exhibition x sq m 702
Theatre style 700

Hall 2A

Layout Capacity
Banquet 300
Classroom 270
Exhibition x sq m 439
Theatre style 400

Hall 2B

Layout Capacity
Banquet 150
Boardroom 50
Classroom 160
Exhibition x sq m 262
Theatre style 300

Studio

Layout Capacity
Banquet 250
Boardroom 80
Classroom 90
Exhibition x sq m 510
Theatre style 380

Meeting Room 1A

Layout Capacity
Banquet 50
Boardroom 25
Classroom 60
Exhibition x sq m 77
Theatre style 90

Meeting Room 1B

Layout Capacity
Banquet 50
Boardroom 25
Classroom 60
Exhibition x sq m 77
Theatre style 90

Meeting Room 2A

Layout Capacity
Banquet 50
Boardroom 25
Classroom 60
Exhibition x sq m 77
Theatre style 90

Meeting Room 2B

Layout Capacity
Banquet 50
Boardroom 25
Classroom 60
Exhibition x sq m 77
Theatre style 90

Meeting Room 3A

Layout Capacity
Banquet 50
Boardroom 25
Classroom 60
Exhibition x sq m 77
Theatre style 90

Meeting Room 3B

Layout Capacity
Banquet 80
Boardroom 40
Classroom 80
Exhibition x sq m 105
Theatre style 130

Boardroom 1

Layout Capacity
Boardroom 26
Classroom 12
Exhibition x sq m 35
Theatre style 25

Boardroom 2

Layout Capacity
Boardroom 14
Classroom 12
Exhibition x sq m 38
Theatre style 25

Boardroom 3

Layout Capacity
Boardroom 18
Classroom 16
Exhibition x sq m 30
Theatre style 20

Bar 1

Layout Capacity
Banquet 200
Classroom 100
Exhibition x sq m 311
Theatre style 150

Bar 2

Layout Capacity
Banquet 250
Classroom 150
Exhibition x sq m 306
Theatre style 200

Gallery 1

Layout Capacity
Banquet 180
Exhibition x sq m 211

Gallery 2

Layout Capacity
Exhibition x sq m 240

Riverside Foyer

Layout Capacity
Exhibition x sq m 660

Concourse

Layout Capacity
Exhibition x sq m 300

Arc

Layout Capacity
Banquet 180
Exhibition x sq m 305

Organisers Office

Layout Capacity
Boardroom 16
Classroom 12
Exhibition x sq m 54

Organisers Space (Level 3)

Layout Capacity
Boardroom 4
Exhibition x sq m 11

Conductor

Layout Capacity
Banquet 10
Boardroom 10
Classroom 12
Exhibition x sq m 18
Theatre style 18

Soloist

Layout Capacity
Banquet 10
Boardroom 10
Classroom 12
Exhibition x sq m 18
Theatre style 18

Harland

Layout Capacity
Banquet 10
Boardroom 10
Classroom 12
Exhibition x sq m 18
Theatre style 18

Pirrie

Layout Capacity
Banquet 20
Boardroom 16
Classroom 16
Exhibition x sq m 30
Theatre style 28

Andrews

Layout Capacity
Banquet 10
Boardroom 12
Classroom 12
Exhibition x sq m 18
Theatre style 16

Ritchie

Layout Capacity
Banquet 10
Boardroom 12
Classroom 12
Exhibition x sq m 18
Theatre style 16

Lagan

Layout Capacity
Banquet 40
Boardroom 26
Classroom 30
Exhibition x sq m 79
Theatre style 65

Blackstaff

Layout Capacity
Banquet 20
Boardroom 12
Classroom 12
Exhibition x sq m 35
Theatre style 25

Farset

Layout Capacity
Banquet 10
Boardroom 12
Classroom 16
Exhibition x sq m 24
Theatre style 20

Olympic

Layout Capacity
Banquet 10
Boardroom 12
Classroom 16
Exhibition x sq m 28
Theatre style 20

Titanic

Layout Capacity
Banquet 20
Boardroom 16
Classroom 16
Exhibition x sq m 41
Theatre style 30

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