MEATA 2014 Spring Apprenticeship Conference
"Passing the Skills Torch Forward!"
May 21–23, 2014
Motor City Casino Hotel
2901 Grand River Ave
Detroit, MI 48201
Ford Technical Training Center
25500 Outer Driver
Lincoln Park, MI 48146
MEATA's 2014 Spring Apprenticeship Conference is jam-packed with informative and useful sessions focused on the theme of "Passing the Skills Torch Forward!". Dean Guido, Regional Director of the U.S. Dept. of Labor Office of Apprenticeship, will be the keynote speaker for the conference. There will be sessions focused on non-traditional apprenticeship, connecting K-12 to apprenticeships, innovative Detroit-based programs, and lots more!
Activities associated with the conference include:
- A tour of the Ford Technical Training Center (on Thurs., May 22)
- Dinner at the Motor City Casino (on Thurs., May 22)
Cost for attending the conference is just $175 per person. For K-12 educators, we offer a special rate of just $100!
MEATA has arranged for discounted lodging at the Motor City Casino Hotel at rates of $97 to $99 per night, including FREE parking. This special rate is only guaranteed for rooms booked by May 7th. You can Book Your Room(s) Online or call the hotel toll-free at 866-782-9622 and let them know you're with the MEATA Conference. We're told that room fill up quickly at the hotel, so please book your room(s) at your earliest opportunity!