Annual Fall Workshop

The MEA holds an annual workshop for 3 days each year in November which incorporates its Annual General Meeting. The location changes each year with different Ontario municipalities taking turns sponsoring the event. 


  • The 59th MEA Annual Workshop will be on November 21-23, 2018 at the New Delta Hotel on the waterfront, City of Thunder Bay!
  • The planning committee is working on obtaining block rates for rooms
  • For those in the Toronto area, Thunder Bay International Airport receives 15 daily direct flights from both Pearson and Billy Bishop Airports. Discount information for Porter Airlines and Air Canada is now available.
  • If you plan to travel by road, Thunder Bay is found at the crossroads of Ontario Highways 11, 17 & 61
  • For those interested in presenting, please contact Rick Harms at

Stay tuned for details!

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

Download rules below;

Bridge Breaking Rules
MEA Workshop East/West Hockey Games

Past Workshop Presentations