Facility Overview

DCU Ryan Academy venue for hire including two lecturing theatres

At DCU Ryan Academy we have a range of facilities which may be hired by the business community. Ideally situated in Citywest Business Campus it is easily accessed. The landmark Pods each house a lecture theatre. In addition we have a range of training rooms and board rooms available for hire.

The high tech facility has been fitted out with state of the art audio visual equipment and is wireless enabled. Our theatres, have been fitted out with SMART Boards, digital projectors, roving microphones, whiteboards and flip charts.

 

Key Features and Benefits;

State-of-the-art building

Architecturally unique

Free WiFi

Audio Visual equipment

Catering arranged as required

Ample free parking available

Variety of uses including Company and Staff meetings, Board meetings, Training courses, Team building exercise, Employee Assessment and Selection processes, Conferences and Exhibitions.

To enquire about hiring our facilities, please contact our Sales and Events Coordinator, Maura Jones at:


Room Specifications

Academy Facilities

Pod 1 empty 2Pod 1

State-of-the-art theatre that can be configured to theatre, classroom, boardroom, cabaret and open plan styles. Maximum capacity is 100 theatre style. The suite is equipped with modern communications and conferencing equipment including a digital projector, SMART board, wireless broadband access and PA system.

031Pod 2

State-of-the-art lecture theatre with fixed tiered seating, maximum capacity of 48. The theatre is equipped with modern communications and conferencing equipment including a digital projector, SMART board, wireless broadband access and PA system.

024Meeting Rooms

Three smaller meeting rooms are available for breakout sessions or for use as individual board/meeting rooms. These rooms can accommodate up to 25 people (theatre) and can be configured in any layout style to suit individual requirements. The training rooms are equipped with modern communications and conferencing equipment including digital projectors and wireless broadband access.

021Breakout & Exhibition Space

The Academy features informal meeting and study areas in a relaxed and contemporary configuration. Our ample open plan floor space allows for a variety of uses and layouts.

catering pic 2Catering

Catering facilities are available in house with seating available for up to 100 persons. The Academy can cater for breakfast, lunch, dinner and tea/coffee breaks.

 

Conference Suite Specifications

Room Name  Theatre Style Capacity Classroom Technical SPECIFICATION
Pod 1 110 50
  • SMART Board
  • 2 Fixed Whiteboards
  • Flipcharts
  • LCD Projector
  • Fast fold Projector Screen
  • Wireless Connectivity (Laptop available)
  • PA System Wireless microphone
  • Lectern with user friendly controls
 Pod 2 48 – Fixed tiered seating N/A
  • SMART Board
  • 2 Fixed Whiteboards
  • Flipcharts
  • LCD Projector
  • Fast fold Projector Screen
  • Wireless Connectivity (Laptop available)
  • PA System Wireless microphone
  • Lectern with user friendly controls
Meeting Rooms 1, 2 & 3 30 16
  • LCD Projector
  • 50” Screen
  • PA System
  • Wireless Connectivity (Laptop available)
  • Flipcharts