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2017 MEA ANNUAL WORKSHOP UPDATE!

October 17, 2017

The City of Brampton in partnership with our neighbouring communities is pleased to host the 58th Annual MEA Workshop at The Courtyard by Marriott Hotel & Conference Centre, 90 Biscayne Boulevard in the City of Brampton from November 21 – 24, 2017.

The theme for this year’s workshop is “Thinking Bigger”

KEY NOTE SPEAKER ANNOUNCEMENT!!

The MEA is pleased to announce that the keynote speaker at the 2017 MEA  Workshop is Larry Beasley, internationally acclaimed Urban Planner! Please click here for more information. 

WORKSHOP PROGRAM

The final program for this event can be found here.

REGISTRATION

For online registration, please click here

You may also complete a pdf form and forward to Lesley@ogra.org.

Registration is open until November 17th, 2017

HOTEL RESERVATIONS - COURTYARD MARRIOTT BRAMPTON

Please click here to make your hotel reservation. If reservations are full, you may try here. Alternate hotels include Best Western Plus at  30 Clark Boulevard, which is  just a few blocks north of the Marriott, Comfort Inn at 5 Rutherford Road South, also just a few blocks north, and Hilton Garden Inn at 2648 Steeles Avenue, east of Highway 410, by Airport Road.

TOURS INFORMATION

Please take a look at the wonderful line up of tours available at this workshop; click herePPE is required for both the East and West tours. This includes steel toe boots, reflective safety vests, safety glasses and hard hats.

THE MEA YOUNG PROFESSIONALS (YP) COMMITTEE

The YP Committee plans to have a Meet & Greet at the 2017 Annual General Meeting in the Crown Room starting at 7pm on Tuesday November 21.

Stay tuned!

PS: Don't forget workshop features like the MEA Bridge Breaking Contest and the MEA Workshop East/West Hockey Games!, where there will be prizes for student bridge entries and MEA attendees. 

Download rules below;

2017 Bridge Breaking Rules