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
PUPILS INSPIRED BY TECH TOURS
On Tuesday 14 January we welcomed Year 5 pupils from Blackhorse Primary School in Emersons Green to our first Tech Tour, in partnership...
A NOTE FROM MARTY REID, HEAD OF ENGINE SHED: FIRST IMPRESSIONS
It has been a whirlwind two weeks since taking up leadership of this great hub of entrepreneurial activity. My first impressions? From the...
Start-up Drinks Bristol
UWE Enterprise and the University of Bristol Basecamp Enterprise Team invite you to come along to their fun, informal networking evening for those interested and/or involved in start-up
Treasurer Training – Bristol
Treasurer Training is a full-day course for anyone who is undertaking the role of area or group treasurer, or about to take the role on.