Center for Automotive Education & Training

Event Types Welcomed

Corporate Social Events
Professional Meeting / Training / Conference / Retreats


The Center is a beautifully designed Conference Center located in Queens, NY. It is the perfect venue for corporate meetings, seminars, board meetings and social events. Our impressive Atrium is a gorgeous 5,000 sq. ft. space boasting a soaring 42 ft. high ceiling, amazing natural light, sleek and modern finishes, and magnificent architectural appointments. With ground level loading, the Atrium is well suited for corporate events as well as photo, film, or video production shoots. With competitive meeting room rental rates and complimentary parking, we are the perfect one stop shop.

We are fully compliant with all covid-19 safety precautions and staff has been certified in covid cleaning procedures. Our facility has touchless service available with minimal staff contact. Rooms are sanitized and sealed providing the safest environment possible. We have options for boxed meals ordered from our catering services or you can bring in your own catering. Our boardroom has been fully updated with the ability to host hybrid meetings allowing you to reach out to all those who are working from home and still stay connected.

Featured Amenities

Accessible Facilities
Near Public Transit
Paid Parking
Theater Seating

Venue Location + Transportation


15-30 Petracca Place,

Whitestone Whitestone, 11357



Nearby Airport

LGA - 10 minutes

Nearby International Airport

JFK - 25 minutes


Parking on Site: Yes

Nearby Cities

In Queens- Flushing, Bayside, Forest Hills, Whitestone, College Point, NY
Manhattan, NY (7 miles)
Long Island, NY

Things to Know


Must Use In-House Catering: No

External Catering Allowed: Yes

Can Bring In Own Food: Yes

Cultural Catering Available: Yes

Food And Beverage Onsite: Yes

Venue Policies

Alcohol Consumption: Yes

Smoking Permitted: No

Cannabis Industry-Friendly: No

Eco Friendly: Yes

ADA Accessible: Yes

Family Friendly: Yes

Pet Friendly: No


Our boardroom has all new equipment with multiple screens enabling any number of users to instantly connect and share and control content remotely from their phones. New 100″ HD TV equipped with 4K Apple TV, video conferencing, Skype for Business and Zoom Meetings. This elegant room is perfect for up to 40 executives to hold hybrid meetings.

Guest Wi-Fi: Free

Onsite Tech Support: Yes

Wi-Fi In Meeting Space: Yes

Equipment Available On-Site:
  • Projector Screen
  • Laptops
  • Microphones
  • Sound System