MEHA2020: Renewal

Grand Rapids, MI - March 27-29 2020

MEHA 2020 will be co-hosted by Grand Rapids Community College and Ferris State University. We will update this page with details regarding the conference location, hotel reservations, and presenting at the conference as they become available.

Conference Planning underway

Conference planning is well underway. The call for submissions and registration will go out sometime in Fall 2019. In the meantime, feel free to continue to use your myMEHA account, or if you haven’t signed up already, feel free to do so!

Call for posters and sessions:

Conference Registration:

January 8 - March 1

Member Rates:

Early Bird Discount applies until:
Feb 14th, 2020 

Students: $125 Regular / $115 Early-bird


$135 Regular / $125 Early-bird

*non-members add $10

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MEHA 20 Schedule of Events

  • Friday March 27th Evening
    • Welcome Dinner
    • Welcoming Service Project
  • Saturday March 28th Morning
    • Poster/Creative Sessions and Presentations 
  • Saturday March 28th Afternoon
    • Cultural Excursions (see below)
  • Saturday Evening
    Banquet and Student Social (GVSU)
  • Sunday Morning:
    Presentations (GVSU)

Conference Location

Applied Technology Center, a collaboration between Ferris State University and GRCC

Applied Technology Center, a collaboration between Ferris State University and GRCC

Conference sessions on Friday and Saturday will be held at: 

Applied Technology Center
151 Fountain st. NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503


Cultural Excursions

Hotel and Travel

City Flats Hotel, in the heart of Downtown Grand Rapids on Monroe Ave, has offered a very attractive group rate for our conference:

  • Rate: $130
  • Mention the name of the association when making reservations: 616.608.1720

Courtyard by Marriott is our ‘overflow’ hotel. We have a small block (15) of rooms available at a reduced rate.

Grand Rapids has a number of hotels in the downtown district opening in 2019 and 2020, all of which are within walking distance of our events. These include: