Innovative. Dynamic. Collaborative.
An event venue, office, and coworking space with a difference. Engine Shed generates income to run projects that deliver growth, inclusion, and sustainability for the economy and the next generation.
The enabler of exciting, creative collisions and connections.
A collaboration between Bristol City Council, the University of Bristol and the West of England Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP), Engine Shed is a hub where businesses, entrepreneurs, academics, social innovators, and corporates collaborate. Engine Shed showcases the strengths and innovations of the region by providing space, creating encounters, and running projects that inspire, enable, and challenge us all.
people visit Engine Shed for events and meetings every year
events happen at Engine Shed incl. conferences and formal dinners every year
partners work with us to deliver positive social and economic benefit
growth, inclusion, and innovation projects are underway at the moment
Meeting rooms, Event spaces and Places to work
Choose from 8 spaces in one of Bristol’s most iconic buildings, steeped in heritage and innovation. We have spaces to meet for a day or a week, rooms to host seminars, board meetings, training sessions, networking events, offices or desks and offices to work from.
Discounts available for residents, Lounge Members, charities, and meetup groups.View our spaces
Engine Shed Members' Lounge
High quality work spaces
A vibrant, collaborative, and neutral working space, where a diverse mix of individuals and organisations connectView Lounge
Driving economic inclusion
Working with entrepreneurs in under-represented communities to provide business support and understand systemic barriersView Project
Inset Days for Teachers
Promoting a diverse workforce
Schools can host Inset days free of charge, so teachers can explore workplace opportunities for pupilsView Project
Marty Reid appointed Head of Engine Shed
Marty Reid will become the Head of Engine Shed from January 2020. Marty joins from Future Space, the Bristol innovation centre which is...
A NOTE FROM NICK STURGE, ENGINE SHED DIRECTOR: CULMINATION
Never miss a story: sign up to our newsletter here. It’s funny how some things work out. As I finalise the handover of the Engine Shed...
Engine Shed Quarterly Investment Briefing
Investors are invited to attend this regular event to network, share experience and learn about investment opportunities together.
Physical Activity for Good Mental Health
Join wesport for this FREE workshop for employees at all levels to gain support and advice to improve mental health and reduce stress and anxiety through physical activity