The International Ship Masters' Association will be holding it's 130th annual Grand Lodge Convention in Port Huron, Michigan on January 30th through February 1st 2020. We anticipate over 200 members and guests to attend the 3 day event. The agenda will include many industry, government, and keynote speakers discussing current shipping topics. The highlight of the convention will be the Grand Ball on Friday the 31st where we will have a high-profile keynote speaker followed by music from the 9 piece Bluewater Kings Band. Thursday evening will have an ISMA historical presentation with narrated period music and we'll wrap up the convention with a fun Oktoberfest themed party of Saturday night. Spouses and guests will have many activities and tours in the Bluewater Region to participate in. Captain Joe Ruch, senior captain with Interlake Steamship Company, and Port Huron resident, will be elected as our new Grand President for 2020. Please go to www.isma2020-130.org for schedules, registration, convention book ads, and sponsorship packages.