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
Let’s Chat: Tim Bowles, West of England Combined Authority Mayor
Our Let’s Chat series shines the spotlight on our all-important stakeholders that form a vital part of Engine Shed. Tim Bowles is the...
Brunel’s Engine Shed plays host to future STEM prodigies
On Tuesday 29th January Engine Shed hosted a group of ‘Future Brunels,’ with the aim to inspire young people around science and...
Engine Shed Quarterly Investment Briefing: March 2019
Investors are invited to attend this regular event to network, share experience and learn about investment opportunities together.
Speakers share their knowledge on topics from across the technical spectrum
Who's at Engine Shed
SETsquared, the global #1 university incubator supports tech start-up companies with both resident and virtual members. Big ideas start here.
TechSPARK is the information hub for all things tech in Bristol, Bath and the West of England region.
Boomsatsuma empowers young people through its education programmes and industry-linked creative media pathways.
Catch22 works at every stage of the social welfare cycle to build resilience and aspiration in people and communities.