The Lab: Coworking at CEL

A space for change.

Coworking. Events. Offices.

If you’re a changemaker looking for a place to work, collaborate, or celebrate, we’ve got you covered. The Lab at CEL is designed to provide a home and a community for social entrepreneurs, non-profit organizations, consultants, and more. Situated in the heart of downtown Oakland (right next to the 12th Street BART exit), The Lab includes an event venue, private offices, and coworking space.

Coworking

Our coworking space includes nine desks within our 12,500-square-foot office. Monthly desk rentals include access to our 12-person conference room, four smaller meeting rooms, six private phone rooms, and a kitchen stocked with snacks.

Event Space

Our event space is available for meetings, presentations, parties, and more. It holds 65 people and includes wifi, videoconferencing equipment, a microphone, and a stage.

Offices

Our 13 small offices are available for rent to social change groups, workers, and entrepreneurs. Each office ranges from 96 to 285 square feet and accommodates 2 to 6 desks/people. Office rentals include access to our 12-person conference room, our four smaller meeting rooms, six private phone rooms, our outdoor deck, and a kitchen stocked with snacks. Current tenants include organizations like Avaaz and 350.org.

Info for Current and Prospective Tenants

For more information, including available spaces and desks, and rates, please contact:

Misha Palin, Operations Manager
misha (at) engagementlab (dot) org
510-875-2135 x317

Current tenants wishing to pay online may do so using the Paypal link below.