Conference Room Space Planning
Space planning is the task of laying out all the furniture in the conference room. Chairs need enough room when pushed back to allow for guest passage. And accessories need sufficient space to allow doors and drawers to open without interference . Good space planners need to consider many factors.
- Preferred table shape
- Room dimensions
- Entrance door location
- Visual presentation screen location
- Chair style
- Auxiliary furniture
Where as it is not possible to consider every possible iteration in this article, we can provide the basic space and clearance rules for good conference room seating layout.
|48||Minimum distance between table edge and wall.|
|60||Recommended distance between table edge and wall (allows for primary aisle space).|
|24||Recommended distance between back of chair and wall to allow passage without turning sideways.|
|30||Width of chair (side to side)|
|38-40||Recommended distance between edge of table and back of chair to allow for rise from chair (push back).|
|30||Recommended distance between edge of table and back of chair to accommodate keyboard use.|