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MiWeek Mackinac Policy Conference 2018: Wednesday Wrap-Up

The first day from the 2018 Mackinac Policy Conference. Nolan speaks to Detroit mayor Mike Duggan on his radio show about transit, Christy speaks to Dr. Nikolai Vitti about his first year as the DPSCD superintendent, and a special announcement about the future of MiWeek.

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The Future of Work in Michigan: Partnerships Pave the Way to Prosperity | 2018 Mackinac Policy Conf

The future of Michigan’s economy relies on a workforce with the skills to meet demand today, and a pipeline with capable workers for tomorrow. From the C-suite to the shop floor, discussions about how automation and artificial intelligence will change work are taking place across the state. This session will explore strategies to tackle Michigan’s talent challenges including business and education collaboration to build a pipeline of skilled workers; aligning investments between workforce, economic and community development partners; and addressing employment obstacles.

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Is Michigan Prepared? Challenges and Opportunities… | 2018 Mackinac Policy Conference

The presence of high-growth, large-scale companies is often regarded as a positive sign of a city or region’s economic health and overall attractiveness. Featuring a panel of statewide experts, this session will examine some of the critical areas Michigan must address now — an educated workforce, high-skilled talent, infrastructure, reliable transit and urban development — to sustain the state’s upward trajectory and competitive advantage in the future.

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Upping Michigan’s Talent Game | 2018 Mackinac Policy Conference

From agriculture to automotive to everything in between, Michigan has career opportunities for nearly every walk of life. Additionally, the state’s quality of life — culture, outdoor adventure, dining, etc. — rivals national competitors. To attract and retain talent and turn Michigan’s “brain drain” upside down, the Michigan Department of Talent and Economic Development will discuss work underway to position the Great Lakes State at the forefront of the national consciousness regarding jobs and opportunity.

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