The Alexandria Center for Life Science

  • Address:
    835 Industrial Road, Suite 161
    San Carlos, CA 94070



Who They Are
The Alexandria exists to be a literal and figurative meeting point for the life sciences world. A bricks and mortar central location for great minds to convene, a symbolic place for creative collisions to occur, and an exchange of wild ideas to ensue.

The Space
Their dynamic space in the heart of San Carlos is a place of comfort and community, with productivity zones, quiet enclaves and plenty of spots for socializing and coming together. They looked to the tidal marshlands for inspiration in creating a space that is both tranquil and engaging, so you can come to both relax and innovate.

Classroom Conference Room
The Classroom Conference Room is a clean, modern room with comfortable furniture and offers 1179 square feet. This space is the ideal setting to host receptions, team training, and brainstorming meetings to inspire creative collaboration and is parallel to an expansive Pre-Function space to mix and mingle. To further transform your meeting's potential, they  have NanaWalls which can further transform your space into an indoor/outdoor venue offering plenty of fresh air, and access to The Generator Bar, with games and plenty of space for your guests to engage in team activities.

The Executive 131
The Executive Room is an impressive executive boardroom to host meetings, conferences, corporate events, and lectures. This room offers seating for 16 guests at a large boardroom-style table that is surrounded by high-back leather chairs and is conveniently wired with ample power and USB outlets at each seat. Our floor-to-ceiling windows provide generous natural light inviting an open and airy feel and have ample privacy via our blinds and Hailio Glass with an adjustable dimming tent.

Board Room 132 | 133
The Executive Boardroom offers 322 square feet and features a boardroom-style table that is the perfect setting to host board meetings, conferences, corporate events, lectures, press/media events, and celebrations. Each seat offers USB and power outlets to ensure each guests has what they need to ensure productive meetings and events. The floor-to-ceiling windows provide generous natural light inviting an open and airy feel but offers ample privacy from the frosted glass.

Generator Bar - Outdoor Entertaining Space
The Generator Bar is the intersection for large gatherings both for work and play. A place to celebrate accomplishments and brainstorm big ideas. An extension of their restaurant, Salt + Brine, The Generator Bar serves as the front porch for the ACLS. Created to be quiet and contemplative during the day and then to transform into large group merriment at happy hour and beyond. Sun goes down, the music goes up, the big game comes on and friendships are formed.

Outdoor Space
The Outdoor Space is the ultimate space to mix, mingle, relax and unwind. Offering life-sized chess, bocce ball courts, and a hammock garden, grabbing a drink from the Generator bar and finding a space that matches your vibe is easily achieved. 

Meeting Facilities
Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Description The event spaces feature High-Speed WiFi, 85” Flat Screen TV with HDMI, VGA & wireless connectivity for Audio/Video display, and a Crestron control unit with a camera with microphones to host video conference meetings. Locking doors and whiteboards are also offered.
  • Largest Room 1,179
  • Reception Capacity 175
  • Theatre Capacity 200
  • A/V (In-house) true
  • Outdoor Capacity 200
  • WiFi true
  • Classroom Capacity 84
Classroom Space
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1179
  • Theater Capacity: 200
  • Classroom Capacity: 84
  • Reception Capacity: 175
Pre-Function Space
  • Reception Capacity: 75
The Executive 131
Board Room 132 | 133 ​
Generator Bar
  • Banquet Capacity: 50
  • Reception Capacity: 85
Outdoor Space
  • Banquet Capacity: 200
  • Reception Capacity: 200