Register for the 2017 Mackinac Policy Conference

Registration is now open for the 2017 Mackinac Policy Conference. Held at the historic Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island from Tuesday, May 30 to Friday, June 2, the event will bring nationally recognized speakers and thought leaders to the island.

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Hear from Top Political Insiders at the 2017 Conference

Stephanie Cutter, CNN political commentator and former senior advisor to President Obama, and Nicolle Wallace, best-selling author and former director of communications for the White House, will take Michigan’s Center Stage on Wednesday, May 31 to engage in a moderated point/counterpoint discussion on the current political outlook in the United States.

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Registration is open for the 2017 Mackinac Policy Conference, held Tuesday, May 30 through Friday, June 2, 2017.

The 2017 Conference Pillars are Restoring Civility in American Politics, Winning the Race in Connected Technology and Increasing Economic Opportunity.

Restoring Civility in American Politics

Encourage business and civic leaders to shape public discourse to restore the art of compromise for progress in today’s polarized political environment.

Winning the Race in Connected Technology

Capitalize on Michigan’s strengths to lead in next-generation mobility, expanding beyond the “connected car” to the connectivity of all things and big data.

Increasing Economic Opportunity

Shrink the opportunity gap and enhance quality of life for all Michiganders by promoting economic inclusion strategies.