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Conference Services

The Thompson Conference Center (TCC) is dedicated to excellent customer service and complete conference planning. TCC's Conference Services Office provides conference services to both in-house and outside clients. Our convenient location, quiet and professional meeting spaces, and competitive rates assure that your conference, seminar, or meeting will be a great success. TCC's experienced conference coordinators hold a consistent record of providing excellent service to our clients. Read more about our services from our client testimonials.

Our conference services include the following:

  • Reserving conference, meeting, or seminar space
  • Assisting with planning and cost estimation of catering and media (A/V, etc.) services
  • Assisting with budget development
  • Providing registration services
  • Negotiating contracts for
    • Hotel blocks
    • Transportation
    • Off-site activities
    • Printing
    • Promotional items
    • Special media & webmaster services

Facilities and technical assistance are available at all hours. A conference service office member will also be available during your conference, seminar, or meeting to ensure that all of your needs are met.

Coordinators can assist you in selecting rooms and seating arrangements that suit your needs. Seating in most rooms can also be tailored to meet your needs. Meeting rooms range in size from the 230-seat TCC Auditorium to smaller rooms that can accommodate groups from 200 to 20 people. Rooms are also available for breakout sessions.

TCC also offers full-service catering services. For more information on facilities and services, visit TCC's meeting facilities and media services pages. In addition to providing the facilities and coordination services necessary for successful events, the Center also offers complete registration services to meet your group's needs.

To request a reservation or details about the following services, use the online Reservation Request Form or contact a TCC conference coordinator.

  • Conference planning
  • Space rental
  • Catering
  • Equipment rental
  • Conference materials and supplies purchases
  • Clerical assistance
  • Registration services
  • Program consulting
  • Parking information

Limited free parking is available in TCC's parking lot (Lot 40), located at the southwest corner of Dean Keeton (26th) Street and Red River Street. Additional parking is also available in the University's Parking Garage #5, which is located at the intersection of Clyde Littlefield Drive and Robert Dedman Drive. Commercial parking is also available nearby.