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Our unique facilities provide the perfect venue for your next conference or event


A unique venue for your event

Ron Dearing UTC is one of the most technologically advanced educational establishments in the country. Opened in a brand-new building in 2017, the venue is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and equipment to provide a unique space for your conference or event.

Our dynamic spaces include The Smith & Nephew Conference Centre, which can accommodate more than two hundred delegates and is equipped with conference-ready audio visual facilities. As well as being used for school-based events and activities, the conference centre is a leading location for business gatherings and networking events.

A £360,000 Virtual Reality Suite, sponsored by Greenport Hull, comprises a range of immersive kit including: a large High Resolution ActiveWall solution and tracking system able to present 3D to audiences of thirty; a range of Peripheral VR Devices (HMD, Active desk); a VR Welding Trainer; VR Software to convert CAD models.

We also have a range of smaller rooms to accommodate meetings and workshops.

Catering is also available on site.

For more information download our conference and events brochure here.

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Our specialisms of Digital Technology and Mechatronics have been carefully chosen by our key employer sponsors because these are the skills that local industry is crying out for.


Does your brain think digital? Businesses are crying out for tech-savvy staff like you, which is why our focus on digital technology will help you develop the skills you need to succeed.


Where engineering meets computers – whether that’s developing F1 cars, using drones for scoping out new projects, wind turbine manufacturing or programming machinery.

University of Hull
Reckitt Benckiser
Smith & Nephew
Siemens Gamesa
The Spencer Group
Green Port Hull
Ideal Boilers
Sewell Group
A J Building
Air Products
Emmerson Kitney