Well-connected, cohesive, inventive — that’s
what meeting planners are saying about the
Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland
and Global Center for Health Innovation,
downtown Cleveland’s new convention
campus. Since opening in 2013 and hosting
15,000 members of the media during the
2016 Republican National Convention, the
facility has earned a reputation as a first-class
venue for its unique and comprehensive
package of state-of-the-art assets.
Comprising a convention center and a
separate facility housing 45 of the world’s
leading health-care brands, including GE
Healthcare, Siemens, Philips, Cisco Systems,
and Cardinal Health, the Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland and Global Center
for Health Innovation form a campus totaling more than 1 million square feet of space.
Directly connected to the Huntington Convention Center is the new, 600-room Hilton
Cleveland Downtown, which offers more
than 50,000 square feet of meeting space.
Together, all three facilities form one of the
most contemporary convention campuses in
the United States, capable of hosting everything from small executive meetings to large-scale conventions and trade shows.
At the Huntington Convention Center, trade shows can spread out in the
225,000-square-foot exhibit hall, which
breaks down into three halls, while meeting programs with lots of breakout sessions can use its 30 meeting rooms. The
32,200-square-foot grand ballroom also
breaks down into three separate spaces.
Next door, the Global Center for Health
Innovation’s 10,975-square-foot ballroom
divides into two spaces, and its conference
center offers three meeting rooms and an
For health-care meetings and events, the
Global Center for Health Innovation has far
more than just meeting space. Groups can
partner with leading companies, providers,
and organizations for educational content or
hands-on training in state-of-the-art clinical
spaces. For example, the American College
of Osteopathic Obstetricians and Gynecologists collaborated with Siemens Healthcare,
GE Healthcare, and Philips Healthcare to offer
attendees an ultrasound practicum training
session during its annual meeting last year.
For more information: Huntington
Convention Center of Cleveland and
Global Center for Health Innovation — Judy
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Center of Cleveland
and Global Center for
A first-of-its-kind convention campus
Big names A focal point for health-care meetings, the Global Center for Health Innovation is
home to a number of forward-thinking companies and industry events.
Big spaces The Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland and Global Center for Health
Innovation offer a collective total of 390,000
square feet of exhibit, meeting, and event space.