Category: Mackinac Policy Conference

6/01/23: One Detroit Special Episode – The 2023 Mackinac Policy Conference: Key conversations from the island

One Detroit shares key conversations from the Detroit Regional Chamber’s 2023 Mackinac Policy Conference and explores how this year’s theme, “The Power of &,” can move Michigan forward through partnership and collaborative efforts. This episode features Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, Mark Cuban, Bill Ford, Richard Florida, Dr. Nikolai Vitti and more.

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2022 Mackinac Policy Conference

The annual Mackinac Policy Conference returns May 31–June 3, 2022, bringing together business, community and policy leaders to collaborate on some of the biggest issues facing Michigan.

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Christy McDonald to Step Down as Weekly Anchor of Detroit Public TV’s ‘One Detroit’

Christy McDonald, the longtime anchor and managing editor of “One Detroit,” has announced her intention to leave that position in mid-January, in order to devote more time to expanding her career pursuits. McDonald created and transformed “One Detroit” into a leading model of local journalism, shot mainly on location and deeply rooted in the diverse communities of Metro Detroit. 

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2021 Mackinac Policy Conference

Hosted by the Detroit Regional Chamber, the iconic Mackinac Policy Conference will be held in person this fall to focus on critical regional issues of government, policy and economics.

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Previewing the Mackinac Policy Conference

Mackinac Policy Conference Chair Patti Poppe of Consumers Energy and Detroit Regional Chamber CEO Sandy Baruah offer their perspectives on this year’s 2019 Mackinac Policy Conference agenda.

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Mackinac Policy Conference 2018 Sessions On-demand

Detroit Public TV and the Detroit Regional Chamber partner to provide Michigan citizens access to the Mackinac Policy Conference May 30 – June 1, 2018. Coverage featured top-level speakers and insightful panels with statewide business, government and community leaders on-site.

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6/7/18: State Legislative Agenda / Primary Polling / MeToo Movement / Detroit Design

Three leaders in the state legislature spoke with Stephen Henderson on his WDET radio show during the Mackinac Policy Conference. In this excerpt, they talk about pending legislation that will protect abuse survivors in light of the Larry Nassar MSU case and a bill that would force Michigan Medicaid recipients to work. And Nolan Finley caught up with Detroit News pollster Richard Czuba at the Mackinac Policy Conference.

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Mackinac Policy Conference Preview | MiWeek Clip

Christy caught up with Detroit Regional Chamber CEO Sandy Baruah and 2018 Mackinac Policy Conference Chair Ray Telang to find out more about this year’s conference themes.  The MiWeek team discuss the policy conference pillars and agenda.

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