Stresa Conference Center

Stresa Conference Center

Stresa Conference Center is located in the heart of Stresa on Lake Maggiore. It serves as the perfect event destination. Whether you are visiting us as a planner, an exhibitor, an attendee or a member of the community, Stresa Convention Centre is committed to making your experience with us a success.

Planning an event on Lake Maggiore?

Stresa is in easy reach of the main town on Lake Maggiore as well as in easy reach on Milan Malpensa, only 30 minutes away and Milan City 1 hour drive.

Welcome to the Palazzo dei Congressi
The Palazzo dei Congressi di Stresa has recently been completely re-designed, expanded and renovated, as it has recently benefited from an investment of 4.2 million euros. Today is an ideal location for creating any kind of event.

A careful choice of suppliers and the proximity to Milan enables us to offer you, the benefits arising from the availability of the most up to date technologies, starting from plasma screens, we are able to obtain and provide all the modern and up to date technologies you may require.

Our standards of Food & Beverage service are those which stem from a long tradition. The satisfaction of our guests is essential to us. That explains why most customers regularly return to work with us.

The Palazzo dei Congressi di Stresa was founded in 1962, and is among one of the first in Italy. We can boast an experience which is hardly comparable elsewhere, in the planning of all kinds of events and conferences. Whoever of our customers are, if they are companies, international organizations, Meeting Planners or PCO we always offer our experience combined with knowledge of the area to work with them and for them to get the best degree of satisfaction and, often we succeed.

Behind every successful event, there is always a good and effective planning. Our offices, our website, our partners will always be available, to assist you and advise you on the opportunities offered by the Palazzo dei Congressi.

Organizational Management
When you organize an event or a conference with us, you will be given the support of a team of professionals, who will work with you, so that everything works the best possible way. Whether you are thinking of organizing a business lunch in Stresa, or are planning a week long international conference, we will offer you:

A coordinator dedicated to your event who will assist you in every aspect, from the delegates accommodation to the entertainment for the guests
A wide range of exhibiting solutions for meetings and conferences
Diversified menus, appetizing for every kind of occasion
The latest generation audio & video equipment you may require
A functional business centre
Support for themed events and entertainment

Support for guests with disabilities

Post-event support

The Building
On the 19th June 1955 the first stone was laid for what would later be the Palazzo dei Congressi. Opened in 1958, it has been recently renovated, expanded and redeveloped on three levels:

Ground floor with Auditorium, Secretary Area and Cloakroom, Slide Centre, Exhibition Area.

The Foyer of the ground floor is at the front, and overlooks the Mezzanine room of 110 sqm, which can accommodate stands or can be used as an area coffee break.

First floor with two areas of respectively 470sqm and 330sqm, which can be used to hold Meetings the Sala Panoramica and Sala C, or used as an open area for a stand or for coffee breaks or lunches or poster exhibition area.

Piano Seminterrato is located on an area of approximately 200 sqm, which can accommodate either a stand, or coffee break area, or an internet point area. On this floor there is also the bar of the Congress Centre

The auditorium is the room which is ideal for conferences, conventions, events, concerts, fashion shows, performances, festivals and fairs. Equipped with a stage 12mt by 10 mt, for a total surface of 140sqm, And 7mt high. Standard stage lighting, projection screen 10 by 6mt. The electric power available is 200KW, 3 “American lights” with motorized ceiling, acoustic shell and moveable back stage

Sala Panoramica
This hall can be used for conferences, meetings, conferences, fashion shows. The capacity: 600 seats in stalls, 300 seats class room set up or 550 seats open space and catering.

Meeting rooms
The conference centre is equipped with 7 meeting room, which can be used for workshops, press conferences, multimedia presentations, and modular classrooms.

Exhibition areas

Open space for stands, exhibitions, trade exhibitions, poster areas, painting and scolpiture exhibitions, buffets, lunches and workshops.


Reception area, secretariats, stand area, coffee breaks and cocktails. Surface area: 600 sq metres

Organizational support
The experience of over forty years has meant that the Palazzo dei Congressi di Stresa has become the propeller engine of conference tourism on Lake Maggiore. The professional staff can manage all the support services you may need.

Monther tongue interpreters, who are able to translate to and from any language of the world, will be available throughout the day. As well as before, during or after the event. As above, we can also provide multilingual interpreters

Our auditorium is permanently equipped with a simultaneous translation system, with booths and technologies that allow translation on 6 different channels. The same service can be established in all the other rooms which are used for meetings in the Palazzo dei Congressi.

If, in addition to photographs, you require a video, there is no problem, we are equipped with a cameramen, technical audio & video crew, equipped with a mobile production set, who is therefore able to send live satellite images of your event throughout the world. The crew will shoot, select, mount any kind of broadcast quality video, in very short time frames. In addition, if you require video conferencing, our staff will be able to set up a room reserved for you, with video conference facilities.

Features: staging & scenery
Whether the exhibition, from a simple stand to the achievement of a more complex scenery, we work together with a staff of high level architects, designers, engineers and drivers. We have special agreements with Architects designers of the Fiera di Milano. Our proposal ranges from the creativity to the realization of a design of any kind of manufactured goods, but specially requires a certification of safety because every event must not just beautiful but also safe.

Hotel Booking

An active hotel booking service is managed from our offices, free of charge: we find the most suitable solution according to your needs, ensuring the highest quality and cordiality.

Social Programs

Who better than us who have always lived on the Lake Maggiore, is able to offer appropriate solutions, targeted to suite every need? It could be an excursion in the alpine valleys or on the Borromean Islands, or an afternoon shopping in the nearby Via Montenapoleone in Milan, an evening at La Scala for your foreign guests or a dinner in a local restaurant, in order to just take ones jacket off and enjoy local products. It could also be all these activities followed by a evening cruise on the lake, but one thing is certain: talk to us and you will be sure of finding the best service.

contact us for your event at the Stresa convention center

tel +390323922917


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