Babson Conference Center

Babson Executive Conference Center – A Hub of Innovation

Just outside of Boston—a bustling center of education, business, culture, and entertainment—participants at our IACC-accredited Executive Conference Center enjoy thoughtfully appointed guest rooms, distinctive meeting facilities and amenities, world-class service, and diverse culinary options. As a world-renowned institution for business education, Babson offers unmatched resources.

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Meeting & Event Space

Regardless of the size of your group, you’ll benefit from an extraordinary level of personalization and support from an experienced staff that anticipates your needs. Whether it’s the technology setup, complex schedule, floor plan requirements, or any number of challenging event logistics, we handle all the details so you can spend your time and energy at our Wellesley conference Center focused on getting results.

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Well-Appointed Guest Rooms

Our Executive Conference Center boasts 82 thoughtfully appointed rooms featuring either king- or queen-sized beds, premium bedding, and a number of additional perks and features. As a guest here, you also have access to Babson’s scenic New England walking trails and  Len Green Recreation and Athletics Complex (LGRAC) on campus. Click here for LGRAC hours and amenities.


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Sophisticated Dining Options

Unlike the typical corporate retreat, at Babson’s Wellesley conference center, we make sure the cuisine is a highlight of your experience. With fresh, locally sourced food and beverage choices and flexible options that account for dietary and cultural needs, you’ll find pleasure in the small things here.

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Exciting Destination

Our Wellesley conference center is a 30-minute ride from downtown Boston—one of the most innovative, beautiful, entrepreneurial, and historic cities in the U.S. Our knowledgeable staff is always ready to offer guidance on entertainment options in and around Babson, but here’s a short starter list of things to see and do while you’re here.

Boston is home to many major league sports teams.

  • Boston Red Sox
  • New England Patriots
  • Boston Celtics
  • Boston Bruins
  • New England Revolution

Boston is home to 55+ museums for art, science, and so much more—many of an international reputation.

As one of the most historically important cities in the nation, Boston and the surrounding area offer unlimited historical sites to visit.

Yes, Boston is a bustling city with a never-ending list of things to do. This makes it all the more important to make time to relax and unwind.

Boston is known for both high-end and artistic boutique shopping experiences.

You never know what famous speakers, innovative events, and more you’ll find on one of the Babson-Olin-Wellesley Collaboration campuses.

Commitment to Sustainability

Partnering with Babson College and implementing sustainability practices in our business not only allows us to make a difference, but lets our guests and associates know that we care—not only about the environment, but about you.

  • Extensive use of Green Seal-certified biodegradable cleaning products
  • Energy-saver systems and devices throughout conference rooms, along with reduced-energy compact fluorescent lighting throughout the facility and guest rooms
  • Filtered water in lieu of bottled water
  • Extensive use of recycled paper products, plastic-free containers, straws, and utensils, and on-site recycling containers
  • Dumpster with cardboard compactor to reduce landfill volume
  • Green cleaning, emphasizing biodegradable products and reusable containers
  • Reusable glasses and mugs
  • Eco-friendly shower and bath products
  • Towel and sheet eco program
  • Ecologically designed plumbing

Our institution, chefs, and staff are committed to sustainable dining practices. At Babson Executive Conference Center, we:

  • Always use RBGH-free dairy products and fair-trade coffee, as well as organic, local, and farmed-fresh foods whenever possible
  • Avoid using seafood that is threatened or endangered, and our fish is never frozen
  • Partner with regional farms to compost food waste into soil
  • Reduce food waste with our Waste Not program
  • Offer controlled portions for less waste

Accessibility at Babson Executive Conference Center

Accessible areas at our Wellesley conference center include meeting spaces, guest rooms, parking garage, front entrance, elevators, registration desk, Sorenson Commons dining room, and Herring Family Entrepreneurial Leadership Village (HELV).

  • Accessible guest rooms by request
  • Accessible transportation with advance notice
  • Visual alarms for hearing impaired in hallways and public areas, and Braille elevators for the visually impaired
  • Level/ramp entrance into the building
  • Service support animals welcome
  • Public entrance to the accessible guest rooms
  • Accessible route from the public entrance to the registration area
  • Accessible route from the hotel’s entrance to the meeting room areas
  • Accessible route from the hotel’s public entrance to Sorenson Commons and Bottom Line Lounge
  • Accessible route from the hotel’s public entrance to the Herring Family Entrepreneurial Leadership Village (HELV).
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Getting Here

Centrally located on Babson College’s campus in Wellesley, Massachusetts, the Executive Conference Center is a short drive from Boston and the Logan International Airport. A peaceful and well-appointed space nestled among rolling hills, it is ideally situated near one of the most important cities in the U.S.

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Experienced Executive Conference Center Team

The dedicated team at our IACC-accredited facility is excited to partner with you to deliver a rewarding experience tailored to your participants and your organization.

James Flaherty

General Manager

Alicia DoVale

Director of Sales & Marketing

Athena Gewlas

Assistant General Manager

Nicholas Eltz

Executive Chef and Beverage Manager

Cory Templehof

Food & Beverage Manager

Contact the Babson Executive Conference Center

+1-781-239-4000 (Main)

 Guestroom Reservations

Group Sales

Sorenson Commons Dining Room (Reservations)

One Snyder Drive
Babson Park, MA 02457


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Contact Us

+1-781-239-4000 (Main)

+1-781-239-5816 ( Guestroom Reservations)

Sorenson Commons Dining Room Reservations

+1-781-239-5800 (Group Sales)

One Snyder Drive,
Babson Park, MA 02457