Kentucky International Convention Center reopens

The Kentucky International Convention Center in downtown Louisville is completing a two-year, $208 million renovation and reopens in August 2018.

The Kentucky International Convention Center in downtown Louisville is completing a $208 million renovation and expansion. The design team is EOP Architects with HOK’s Chicago office and architect Donald Grinberg, FAIA, a leading consultant on convention facilities design. The design improves navigation and pedestrian flow and enhances the exterior of the building with a clean, glass facade for maximum transparency. Meeting rooms are upgraded and expanded; entrances are clearly marked.

When the KICC opens in August 2018 it will feature:

• 200,000+ s.f. of exhibit space

• 40,000+ s.f. ballroom

• 960,000 s.f of total space

• 175-seat state-of-the-art conference theater

• 52 meetings rooms

• LEED Silver certification

• Advanced Wi-Fi capabilities

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