Conference and Event Facilities

Conference, Event and Meeting Facilities

Bulmer Telecommunications Center Lobby Bulmer Telecommunications Center Lobby

Bulmer Telecommunications Center (BTC)

The Bulmer Telecommunications Center is an ideal site for meetings and conferences.

The BTC features a 215-seat auditorium, three meeting rooms and a two-studio video production facility.

The building also is wired to accommodate satellite uplinks, downlinks and videoconferencing, as well as internet-based teleconferencing. Each meeting room contains stand-alone media equipment and is included in the rental rate of each room.

The three adjacent meeting rooms can be opened up to create one large meeting space. The main lobby areas outside the meeting rooms are ideal sites for morning and afternoon breaks, as well as stand-up receptions and corporate events. A large video wall also is available to welcome and publicize your event.

If you are interested in renting space in the BTC, call (518) 629-4829 or email

McDonough Sports Complex (MCD)

The Edward F. McDonough Sports Complex is a health, recreation and physical education facility. Each year, more than 180,000 people visit the campus to attend community and athletic events such as major trade shows, exhibitions and sport competitions.

  • 34,500 square feet of exhibition space
  • Three regulation basketball courts
  • Indoor track
  • Spectator seating for 3,500 people in bleacher seating and an additional 1,500 floor seats
  • 24' x 48' stage
  • Locker rooms
  • Balcony overlooking field house
  • Concession
  • Free parking

If you are interested in renting space in the MCD, call (518) 629-4829 or email

Conway Ice Rink

The Conway Ice Rink is located in the McDonough Sports Complex and features:

  • 18,000 square feet of space on ice surface
  • Locker rooms
  • Spectator seating for 1,000
  • Skate rentals and sharpening
  • Ice rental available from October through March

If you are interested in renting ice time, or space in the Conway Ice Rink, call (518) 629-4824 or email

Services and Equipment Available

  • Special events set-up staff
  • Media equipment and technicians
  • Security staff
  • Electricians
  • Tables, chairs, skirting and pipe and drape
  • Guest WiFi access

Catering is provided by Mazzone Hospitality with an on-site catering team. Catering packages can be reviewed at to begin your planning. Please don't hesitate to ask for something special, our culinary team is here to provide you with different options and "cater" to your needs. For more information, contact Jessica Henesy at (518) 629-7174.