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Canary Islands Convention Centre

SITUATION

The Canary Islands Convention Center, designed by Catalan architect Oscar Tusquets, is located in one of the most emblematic places of the cosmopolitan city of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria which enjoys, according to the Syracuse University, the “best climate the world.” The environment of Las Canteras Beach provides a unique marine, urban environment with evocative views over the Atlantic Ocean. A wide and vast range of hotels next to the Convention Center, as well as shopping and restaurants nearby, complement its services and facilities.

DESCRIPTION

The Canary Islands Convention Center offers twenty-five meeting rooms with capacity for over 4,600 participants. Among these, the Symphony Hall for 1668 people is considered the most spectacular space of the building, due to the large window of 100 m² located behind the stage, unique in the Canaries, which connects the congressmen with the Atlantic Ocean. Next, the Jerónimo Saavedra Hall (600 people) with its innovative system that hides the seats automatically, allowing the preparation of other types of meetings in a very short time. Another suitable rooms for holding conferences is the Chamber Music Hall, with a capacity for 326 persons and whose concave shape gives the feeling of closeness to the participants of any event. Another interesting space is the San Borondón room, 1,800 m², whose range and versatility allow you to create a total of eight smaller rooms with different capacities, through movable walls. More than 4,700 m² of commercial exhibition complete its offer.

A unique space open to the sea and the city of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, an exclusive destination for business and cultural tourism, which complies with the recommendations of the codes of ethics for the organization of events.

The Canary Islands Convention Center also manages the historical and emblematic Pérez Galdós Theatre located in the old part of the city and whose main hall with capacity for 1,007 people, is the ideal place for institutional events or gala dinners.

GENERAL SERVICES

The Conference Centre of the Canary Islands of Alfredo Kraus Auditorium is managed by a non-profit private Foundation and offers and guarantees top quality services for national and international events: hostesses, translators, set-up of stands, specialised technicians, warehouse assistants, security guards, catering, flower decoration, etc.

Our catering team is always at your disposal to listen to your proposals and to offer you the most appropriate menu for your event served in our rooms, cafeterias or terraces with wonderful view to the sea.

TECHNICAL SERVICES

The entire building boasts advanced telecommunications systems and a powerful technical infrastructure on which to support its agile functionality.

The internal communication network has a large capacity for real-time data, images and sound transmission to all rooms, which also have simultaneous translation systems, closed circuit TV and modern audiovisual equipment.

MEASURES AND CAPACITIES OF THE HALLS
HALL m2 THEATRE SCHOOL IMPERIAL BANQUET COCKTAIL STANDS
Sinfónica 1.650 1.668
San Borondón 1.800 734 462 88 – 104 1.023 1.800 100
San Borondón A 1151 467 306 88 576 1.151 67
San Borondón B 649 384 252 104 450 649 33
Jerónimo Saavedra 587 610 168 66 189 570 20
Alegranza 435 407 267 80 351 435 32
Sala de Cámara 305 326
San Borondón B3 246 234 156 60 162 246
Atlántico 240 200 138 60 200 250 12
Gran Canaria 190 150 75 40 5
Tenerife 190 150 75 40 5
San Borondón B2 165 130 96 40 108
La Graciosa 111 105 78 45 100 120
San Borondón A1 96 63 32 30
San Borondón B1 79 56 45 32
Lanzarote 83 70 63 30
Fuerteventura 83 70 57 30
La Palma 67 55 54 20
La Gomera 66 34 33 24
El Hierro 66 34 33 24
Área de exposición
Área total Ex. Comercial 4.700 2.127 3.231 212
Área de Ex. Hall Principal 1.291 343 222 86 663 1.300 42
Áreas de restauración
San Borondón 1.800 1.026 1.800
Cafetería Principal y Hall 1.291 381 1.300
Terraza Canteras 235 150
Cafetería de Cámara 160 150
Cafetería de Artistas 86 50 60
Restaurante 540 223 362
Teatro Pérez Galdós 1.600 1.007 300 500 26

Address

Avda. Príncipe de Asturias, s/n.
35010 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Phone/Fax

Tfn: +34928491770
Fax: +34928491853