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BioPark Life Sciences Conference Center

  • Combined Invent and Advance Rooms

    Combined Invent and Advance Rooms

  • Discover Auditorium

    Discover Auditorium

The BioPark Life Sciences Conference Center is located on the west side of the first floor of 801 W. Baltimore Street. The Conference Center includes the Discover auditorium and two conference rooms, Invent & Advance, with a moveable partition wall that can be opened to create one large room. The outside hallway can also be used for registration or breaks.

Each room is equipped with user friendly audio/visual equipment. Building staff are available to assist with set-up. Equipment includes:

  • LCD/Video projector for multimedia computer/DVD presentations
  • Motorized projection screens
  • Overhead audio system
  • Remote control touch panels to control the audio/visual systems
  • Wired and wireless microphones
  • Podium with integrated audio/visual elements
  • 28 arm chairs, 50 blue fabric stackable chairs and 25 tables, 3’ x 5’
  • Polycom conference phone with auxiliary microphones.

Conference Center users will need to rent additional tables and chairs if required for their event.

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Rental Rates

BIOPARK TENANT RENTAL RATES

Business Hour Rates

  Hourly Half Day Full Day
Invent $10 $35 $75
Advance $10 $35 $75
I & A Combined $25 $95 $195
Discover $35 $135 $275
Entire Center $45 $175 $355

Evening and Weekend Rates

  Hourly Half Day Full Day
Invent $15 $45 $100
Advance $15 $45 $100
I & A Combined $35 $125 $255
Discover $45 $175 $355
Entire Center $60 $225 $460

NON-BIOPARK USER RENTAL RATES

Business Hour Rates

  Hourly Half Day Full Day
Invent $50 $125 $200
Advance $50 $125 $200
I & A Combined $75 $225 $350
Discover $100 $325 $500
Entire Center $125 $425 $650

Evening and Weekend Rates

  Hourly Half Day Full Day
Invent $65 $165 $260
Advance $65 $165 $260
I & A Combined $100 $295 $455
Discover $130 $425 $650
Entire Center $165 $555 $845

Seating Plans

Life Sciences Conference Center floor plans (pdf)

conference center seating options

SEATING CAPACITIES:

  Invent Advance I & A
Combined
Discover
Max Capacity 50 50 100 110
Open U 14 16 30 N/A
Large Conference Table 16 20 32 N/A
Theater Style - No Tables 21 24 60 N/A
Rounds - User to provide rentals 32 32 64 N/A
Classroom - With tables 12 18 48 N/A
Square 16 20 32 N/A

Approved Vendors

Approved caterers and rental companies are listed below. All vendors must supply a certificate of insurance prior to each event. The certificate of insurance must name Wexford University of Maryland 2, LLC (Owner) and Cassidy Turley Maryland, Inc. (Manager) as additional insured. A copy of the liquor license must be provided to Cassidy Turley at least 48 hours prior to any event where alcohol is being served.

In-house Caterer:

Other Approved Caterers:

Rentals:

  • ABC Rentals (410)752-5520
  • Fandango (410) 529-7236
  • Taylor Rentals (410) 771-1997
  • Loane Bros. (410) 823-6050

Live Webcasting/Video Management:

Parking

Event parking is available in the BioPark garage at 1 N. Poppleton Street. Conference center users can pre-pay for event parking if desired. Please contact Standard Parking at 410-685-9354 for more information.

The garage is open Monday – Friday 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. and on Saturday 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.

The current daily rates are:

Up to 1 hour    $3.00
1-2 hours        $6.00
Over 2 hours   $9.00

To learn more about garage parking, click here.

For driving directions, click here.

For more information, contact: