Facilities

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Located in historic Annapolis, Maryland, the National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC)’s facilities are comfortable, modern, and open. Fully Wi-Fi enabled, SESYNC features high-tech conference rooms and workstations; live presentation broadcasting and videoconferencing; HD recording; a large, flexible, open workspace with kitchen facilities to support coffee breaks, catered meals, and collaborative break-out and brainstorming sessions; and more.

SESYNC’s four innovative conference rooms can accommodate up to 74 total people and feature a variety of display technology:

Small Meetings

SESYNC’s several floating conference stations have been designed to support meetings of 6–8 people.

  • Tele/videoconferencing support
  • Large HD screens for conferencing and/or collaboration
  • High-end workstations
  • Large whiteboards, portable easel pads, and other collaboration supplies
  • eBeam interactive whiteboard system

Large Meetings

Our large conference rooms can accommodate groups of up to 16 and 30 participants. Meeting spaces can accommodate multiple additional remote participants, enabling them to see and share content and video from/with the conference room.

  • Tele/videoconferencing support
  • 1–2 HD projectors, depending upon the room
  • Full audio connectivity between local and remote participants
  • Presentation laptops, pointers, and other equipment
  • Large whiteboards, portable easel pads, and other collaboration supplies
  • eBeam interactive whiteboard system

Seminar or Large Workshop

SESYNC’s open space can be configured to support large hands-on instructional groups of up to 45 participants or lecture/seminar-style seating of up to 70 attendees. Multiple video screens and projectors and a wireless microphone system, ensure that all participants are fully engaged.

For details on what technology is available in each space, please see our room resource guide.