Conference Services & Event Management

Conference Services & Event Management

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Is your group, professional association or academic society interested in hosting a meeting, conference, or seminar? CSU, Chico’s Conference Services team can help you plan, market, and execute a successful and memorable event on the beautiful campus of Chico State or anywhere around the world. Let our meeting professionals help you make your next conference your best.

Complete Conference Services

Conference Services BrochureThe Association of Collegiate Conference and Events Directors International has recently certified CSU, Chico as a 1 Stop Certified Conference Facility. This designation demonstrates to meeting planners that Chico is a high quality meeting location with an experienced conference planner who can act as the single point of contact for a successful event.

We offer complete registration services, marketing expertise, logistical management, membership services, Web and graphic design development, world-class customer service, research, and comprehensive program support. Services include:

Smart meeting room technologies Programming consultation
Calls for speakers and topics Exhibitor and sponsor acquisition
On- and off-campus housing arrangements Web and phone registration
Audio-visual and technology support Area tours and entertainment
Group and airport transportation On-site computer labs
Teleconferencing and videoconferencing capabilities Program sales and marketing
Friendly conference services professionals Recycling and green conference practices
Graphic signage and customized promotional items
On-campus catering, including locally-grown, organic, and environmentally sustainable food options






Conference Venues

CSU, Chico features a wide variety of venues available for your conference or event.

Featured venues include:

Colusa Hall Conference & Event Center
Bell Memorial Union
Creekside Plaza

In addition to our campus venues, we have successfully managed conferences and events in numerous locations throughout the state of California and around the world, including Marseille, France, Cologne, Germany and Gatineau, Canada. Our team is fully qualified to think and act globally, as well as locally.

Conference Services Chico Bag

Let Us Help You Plan Your Next Event

We welcome the opportunity to discuss your event needs so that we can determine the best available venue. Please contact Conference Services or complete our online request form.

If you are a Chico State representative and would like to reserve space in Colusa Hall, please fill out our Reservation Request form.

We’ll Put Our Experience to Work for You!

We have successfully managed several major academic and professional continuing education conferences, including: