Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA / Joseph B. Martin Conference Center
Since its opening, Harvard Medical School’s Joseph B. Martin’s Conference Center, located within the New Research Building in Boston’s Longwood Medical area, introduced a successful meeting space venue for both in-house and outside organizations. The facility has raised the bar of excellence for meetings and events in Greater Boston and has attracted a number of corporations to hold their conferences in the state-of-the-art space. The Center features 8,500 square feet of meeting space, 480-seat amphitheater, rotunda for meetings and special events, and six additional meeting rooms.
AIA New England - Merit Award for Design Excellence 2009; BSA Higher Education Facilities Design Award 2007; BSA Design Award 2005
Project photography by Jeff Goldberg (ESTO), Warren Patterson
"It is a beautiful, indeed, even striking building [that] could easily stand as a work of art...But of course we realize that it is far more than that: it is, in fact, a colossal scientific instrument, larger than any other used in biology, created to shape the working lives of its occupants...."
Phil Leder, Chair of the Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School