PHO Colloquium Room
Photonics Center Colloquium Room (PHO 906)
8 St. Mary’s Street, 9th floor, Boston, MA 02215 (map)
Located in the state-of-the-art BU Photonics Center, the Colloquium Room features a fixed stage, a built-in sound system, two projection screens, dual built-in LCD projectors, multimedia playback capabilities, and outstanding views via the large windows.
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Nearby locations: PHO 2nd Floor Atrium (reserved separately only with special written approval), PHO 2nd floor classrooms
Room Usage Fee: View the current room usage fee.
Elevators: Building entrance doors and elevators are automatically programmed to unlock/operate one hour prior to the event start time and lock/stop one hour after the event end time.
Audio-Visual: Easy-to-read AV instructions, with more AV equipment information on the Classrooms website
Great for: Lectures, board meetings, receptions, and dinners
Stage dimensions: 18’7″ long x 7’9″ wide x 6″ high
Square footage: 2,570 sq ft
The Colloquium Room is capable of varied seating and floor configurations including sit-down meals, receptions, and lectures. You must request a specific setup in order to have tables & chairs at your event.
- Banquet: up to 180 people
- Buffet: up to 130 people
- Classroom: up to 110 people
- Lecture: up to 196 people
- Reception: up to 200 people
- U-Shaped Layout: up to 44 people
Classroom: 66 ppl | 74 ppl | 98 ppl | 110 ppl
Boardroom & Buffet: 34 ppl | 44 ppl | 46 ppl | 60 ppl
Buffet: 70 ppl | 100 ppl | 130 ppl
Hollow Square & Buffet: 24 ppl | 30 ppl | 32 ppl (Option 1) | 32 ppl (Option 2) |40 ppl
Lecture: 100 ppl | 160 ppl | 195 ppl
Lecture & Reception: 75 ppl
Plated Dinner: 70 ppl| 100 ppl | 130 ppl | 150 ppl | 180 ppl
Reception: 75-100 ppl | 100-200 ppl
Station Reception: 75-100 ppl | 100-150 ppl
U-Shape: 27 ppl | 33 ppl | 36 ppl | 44 ppl
U-Shape & Buffet: 24 ppl | 32 ppl