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Deni L.

"...and his staff were prompt and responsiv, and provided excellent service. The space was perfect for the "meditative" look I wanted to give my lecture. The people who came all wanted to book their own events in such a beautiful, open space. They all thought I was a genius for..."

Tom D.

"...Great location and everyone on staff was fantastic. I recommend for a lecture or recital..."

Featured lecture halls

Very Spacious & Versatile Event and Meeting Space in Downtown Oakland
Downtown Oakland
50

This modern yet vintage office location features an open and flexible event space. Located in Downtown Oakland, our office is great for your next meeting or professional event. We are in close proximity to BART and other public transportation, with a plethora of delicious restaurants...

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Gorgeous Tech Offsite meeting/training space in Historic Safeway Building. Video Conferencing, Air Conditioned.
Downtown Oakland
54

WE ARE REMOVING THIS SPACE UNITL JULY 18, 2019 DUE TO A YEAR'S LEASE. PLEASE VISIT US NEXT YEAR! THANK YOU! UPDATE: NEW WOOD CONFERENCE TABLES! Beautiful bright, warm, quiet, earthy and artistic configurable space in Jack London Square's flagship building, the historical registered Safeway...

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Spacious, colorful and trendy cafe
Dimond
3

...wheelchair accessile and has a private bathroom. Ideal for private events such as baby shower, birthdays and rehearsal dinners as well as lectures, classes and on-going group meetings. The space has four communal tales that can easily sit 8 people each, making the space...

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Historic Industrial Arts Space
Hawthorne

...with screen and speakers are availale for use. Free WiFi. Brewery next door as well as coffee roasters. Food trucks are welcome. Lectures, small classes, and ongoing group meetings are ideal for the space. Photo shoots, dance performances, and fashion shoots welcome...

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Exclusive Venue with Multiple Rooms in West Oakland
West Oakland
1

...Our meeting room is 10 x15 sq ft. It accommodates six to ten people for conference, meetings, listening parties, interviews, workshops, lectures and catered dinners. There will always be an on-site manager present in case you need any assistance throughout your booking. The kitchenette...

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Oakland Chinatown Art Gallery + Event Studio
Downtown Oakland

...Express, this space has served as a community space and haven for Oakland Artists for over 5+ years. We've hosted workshops, lectures, panels, critique groups, gallery openings, large dinner parties, yoga classes, pop-up shops, and more. The space has hosted all types of...

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07/17/2018
Carissa H.

Space: Eclectic Warehouse Meeting ...

"...was great to find a space that was large enough to host a lunch in one part of the room and then a seated lecture in the other part. Carlen was always very responsive and went above and beyond. Would definitely use the space again..."

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05/09/2018
Tom D.

Space: 'The Classroom' Finsbury Sq...

"...Excellent location and staff. Perfect for a meetup or lecture..."

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01/25/2019
Lour V.

Space: Spacious NOHO Meeting Space

"...perfect! Projector (with good audio), water cooler, coffee maker, plenty of space to break off in small group activities or group space for a lecture. Highly recommended..."

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11/17/2017
Wilmer B.

Space: Pac Heights Presentation Space

"...The host and the space were perfect to work with for our event. Great space to hold workshops and lectures..."

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07/31/2018
Shinya W.

Space: NE Mission Off-Site Space i...

"...for my event that lasted a week - we didn't have a single problem occur while using the space. I've held workshops and lectures in the space, and everything worked perfectly..."

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06/19/2019
Ruthanne V.

Space: Rooftop lounge in the Heart...

"...This space was incredible. We enjoyed a team building day over lunch, lecture, and activities using all of the unique spaces inside, and out. The patio was comfortable and offered a gorgeous view of the ferries passing through the sound. Our host Madeline was accommodating, friendly, and made our experience..."

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04/18/2019
Jeanie M.

Space: Iconic North Beach Gatherin...

"...use for an invited speaker to present to our group of 45. This space was ideal. The chairs were set up on arrival in lecture style with the screen, data projector and audio ready to go. Location was very convenient and easy to find. Clean and tidy facilities and heaps..."

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06/07/2019
Jed A.

Space: Convenient NOHO Workshop / ...

"...Felt very welcome there, especially the staff at the front desk. Space was perfect for auditions, meetings, lecture, etc. And Jeremy was always accessible to answer questions. The only thing I would suggest to the overall building owner is fix the bathrooms. The women's restroom last night was pretty..."

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09/26/2017
Oona B.

Space: Harry M. Smith Conference R...

"...we had, we received a response immediately. The space appeared exactly as advertised. It's beautiful! It was a workshop and some rather informal lectures on entrepreneurship..."

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09/09/2019
Raquel B.

Space: Gorgeous Gourmet Ghetto Studio

"...host is terrific. Great communication. The space is really nice... it is a yoga or meditation studio with skylights. Very tidy. I gave a lecture. We had 30 people in chairs, seated in rows. I could fill the space with my voice (no mic..."

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10/09/2018
Oona B.

Space: Harry M. Smith Conference R...

"...direct also during the day when questions occurred. It is convenient that Starbucks is just around the corner, too. The acoustics are good for lectures and we became aware one more that the location is really outstanding..."

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06/25/2016
Stephen A.

Space: Mountain retreat 5 mins fro...

"...annual participants from the Bay Area (western New York cultural center with its own symphony orchestra, opera company, ballet company, music school, and legendary lectures by world class experts, preceding Ted Talks by 120 years. Food was excellent. Staff went above and beyond expectations. And we could walk away without..."

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08/25/2019
Jin K.

Space: Burbank Studio Great for sm...

"...Great space, was perfect for what I needed. Lecture to actors about the process. Had about 15 people. The space process was very easy. Will book again..."

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04/21/2018
Cassandra B.

Space: Sleek, sunlit meeting room ...

"...was very responsive and made sure that all of our needs were met. The space was exactly as advertised and was perfect for our lecture..."

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09/07/2016
Erin A.

Space: Historic Chinatown Venue wi...

"...this space twice, and both times well exceeded our expectations!! I will definitely book this space again, perfect for medium-sized groups, facilitation, or lectures! Jenny is incredibly accommodating and helpful - when I was running late for set-up she took care of setting everything up, including the projector. The..."

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07/12/2017
Ingrid P.

Space: Spacious Mid-Market/SOMA Ga...

"...We organized a networking event and lecture at this space, and were very happy with it. The gallery was as described, and the hosts were very responsive and helpful in setting it up the way we wanted it. Would definitely book again for another event. Thank you..."