Event Planning

Host your next business or workforce event at Oakton. Located in the bustling northern suburbs of Chicago, Oakton's Skokie and Des Plaines campuses are the premier venues for your next business or workforce event. We provide versatile spaces tailored to the needs of businesses and workforce development, ensuring your event is impactful, rewarding and seamlessly executed.

Types of Events and Meetings Hosted

At Oakton, we offer a wide range of facilities designed to accommodate any type of business or workforce event, including:

  • Conferences, Seminars and Workshops
  • Meetings and Symposiums
  • Professional Development and Training Sessions
  • Other general community events and meetings

What's Included:

Large event spaces that can accomdate 300 guests in banquet style, 800 in auditorium style and 500 in classroom style.

Breakout Rooms in which smaller event spaces can be set up for 16 to 64 guests. State-of-the-art audio-visual equipment is also available for usage during your event.

Free WiFi, free parking, access to the cafeteria during business hours and catering options may be available.

Take the first step and complete the Rental Request Form.

Rental Request Form

Contact Us

Some spaces may be limited. If you have questions or need more information please contact us at workforcesolutions@oakton.edu. Our dedicated team is here to provide you with the information and support you need.