Birmingham, AL Meeting Venue Spotlight
Sheraton Birmingham Hotel
The world-class Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex (BJCC) is located in the heart of downtown Birmingham and 10 minutes from the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport, making the complex easily accessible. Boasting sleek, modern design, the BJCC offers 220,000 square feet of exhibit space, a 19,000-seat arena, 3,000-seat concert hall and 1,000-seat theater, as well as 74 meeting rooms that together offer 100,000 square feet of space and can accommodate 60 to 1,950 people. The 220,000-square-foot Exhibition Hall features two kitchens and the elevated North Exhibition hall lounge, which overlooks the main floor and features a wet bar, seating area and open reception area. The BJCC is connected to the 770-room Sheraton Birmingham Hotel and offers such amenities as two full-service restaurants, in-house catering, audio-visual services and a self-service, 24-hour business center.
The BJCC is also home to the Medical Forum, a 10-story facility that offers 364,000 square feet of classrooms, meeting space, conference areas, and commercial office suites. The Medical Forum is equipped with cutting-edge fiber-optic signals and satellites, as well as wireless response pads, translation services, a 24-workstation demonstration laboratory, and a telecommunications and teleconferencing center.