Fitzgerald Room A

Fitzgerald A is a multi-purpose room that can host up to 20 delegates. It is ideal for presentations, meetings, workshops and group-based activities.

Fitzgerald A is located directly next to the Fitzgerald Room and is often used as additional space for breakout meetings or activities in the Fitzgerald Room.

Room Layouts

Fitzgerald A can be adapted to suit different layout requirements and the range of layouts available with capacities for each are highlighted.

Capacity - 20
Theatre layout capacity of 20 available

Capacity - 10
Boardroom layout capacity of 10 available

Capacity - 10
U-Shape layout capacity of 10 available

Capacity - 8
Classroom layout capacity of 8 available

Capacity - 14
Cabinet layout capacity of 14 available

Room Booking

Fitzgerald A is available to book for either half-day or full-day events, it may also be available for hourly rate bookings. If you have other requirements, please contact our events team to discuss this.

The times for full-day and half-day bookings are shown below.

Full-day 8.00am -  5.00pm
Half-day (Options) 8.00am - 12.30pm
1.00pm -  5.00pm
10.00am - 2.00pm (Subject to availability)

To make an enquiry, or for any additional information, please complete the Room Enquiry form by clicking on the button below.

Room Enquiry

Alternatively, please contact us on 01642 382000 or email us at

Break-out Rooms

Fitzgerald A is part of the Fitzgerald Suite which includes its own Reception along with two additional rooms, Fitzgerald and Fitzgerald B. The Fitzgerald Room is ideal for larger meetings or events and Fitzgerald A and Fitzgerald B offer excellent break-out room options.

If you need more than one room from the Fitzgerald Suite, our events team will be happy to discuss requirements and special rates are available for multiple room bookings.

Equipment and Facilities

A range of support equipment is supplied for your event including:

  • LCD screen
  • Flip charts
  • WiFi
  • Portable Hearing System

Catering and Refreshments

We also offer catering services which can include either hot or cold refreshment packages. The standard catering options are outlined on the Hospitality Menu. All refreshment packages can be specifically designed for any special dietary requirements, so if you have any special needs please or require a bespoke catering service, just let the team know.

Client Testimonials


Excellent access links and free on-site parking for more than 200 cars make the Materials Processing Institute one of the most convenient venues in the Tees Valley to hold meetings or events.

Located next to the A66 near Middlesbrough, we are close to regional and national road and rail networks and close to Teesside and Newcastle international airports.