Our New Venue

In October 2013, Aberdeen City Council announced that a new Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre (AECC) would be built to ensure the city continues to attract large and popular events and secures a bigger share of the conference, exhibition and concert market. AECC is an essential part of the city’s infrastructure and brings £50m into the local economy each year.

The new state-of-the art venue will include a 12, 500 capacity arena with a moveable stage,  hospitality boxes and club lounge, 47, 000m2 of flexible exhibition space and the site itself will include three hotels and its very own energy centre.


  • Arena Capacity of 12, 500
  • Hospitality Boxes and Club Lounge
  • 4 suites with the ability to create 11 event spaces
  • 12 meeting rooms with the ability to create 15 meeting spaces
  • Flexible Exhibition Space of 47, 000m2
  • 3 On-site Hotels
  • Near to Aberdeen International Airport
  • On-site Energy Centre