Detroiter Magazine

Check out the Mackinac Policy Conference Edition of the Detroiter on newsstands next week. Order your copy today:The Detroiter is a quarterly magazine published by the Detroit Regional Chamber. To subscribe or to order a physical copy of the magazine, please call 313.964.4000.

Subscription prices: members, $14; non-members, $18. Individual copies, $4; postage not included.

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Detroiter Magazine – Mackinac Policy Conference Edition Highlights

The themes of entrepreneurship, STEM education and impact are irreversibly intertwined. They require due attention for Michigan to claim its rightful place amid the global competition that is 21st century economics. This year’s Mackinac Policy Conference Detroiter magazine features three illustrated covers drawing attention to these pillars and the renowned speakers taking Michigan’s Center Stage.

When viewed as one illustration, the three covers highlight only a sampling of the Conference speakers and represent how Michigan’s path forward requires a shared vision and collaboration toward common goals. Designed by Skidmore Studio, the covers are a playful attempt to engage attendees in a serious

If you are attending the 2014 Mackinac Policy Conference, you can see the cover on display by visiting the Grand Hotel gallery. Let the Chamber know what other pieces, people and ideas are missing.



  • Keep the Focus on Education

    Page 12 By Joseph Welch 2013 Conference Chair calls for continued education reform Congratulations to the Detroit Regional Chamber and all the dedicated people who worked so hard to put together another promising Conference this year. Under the leadership of Continue Reading Continue Reading

  • Rebuilding Clout

    Page 68-69

    The state’s congressionals look to rebuild influence after the retirement of four heavy hitters.

    Michigan will see a deep reservoir of congressional seniority and experience evaporate come January with a raft of retirements. Continue Reading

  • Legendary Leadership

    Page 67

    A special tribute to Senator Carl Levin and Congressman John Dingell

    Congressman Dingell has ‘left everything on the  floor’ of the House – a giant player in the game of politics, yes, but more giant still in the fight for real people. He has a heart the size of a barn, and a mind as quick as a jackrabbit. They broke the mold with John Dingell. Continue Reading

  • My Friend, Carl Levin

    Page 66 To put it bluntly, I could not have served the people of Southeast Michigan for all these years without the companionship and help of my dear friend and colleague, Sen. Carl Levin. Dating back decades, the close relationship Continue Reading Continue Reading

  • Future Fortunes

    Nina Easton is Fortune magazine’s Washington columnist and senior editor.  With a readership of more than five million, she covers politics and economics, and is also a panelist on “Fox News Sunday” and Fox’s “Special Report.”  She is the author Continue Reading Continue Reading

  • The Journey Ahead

    I see and hear it as I travel across Michigan, from Detroit to Houghton-Hancock and from Imlay City to Ludington. We are, unquestionably, the comeback state. I see it in the strength of our manufacturing as our industries are roaring Continue Reading Continue Reading

  • Building a Better Detroit

    A new era of cooperation is moving Detroit forward. Page 50 By Mike Duggan Partnership and progress. As much as any others, those two words characterize the city of Detroit right now. Even with the backdrop of bankruptcy, Detroiters are Continue Reading Continue Reading

  • Bankruptcy and Beyond

    Detroit’s emergency manager shares his insight on the future of Detroit Page 48-49 Kevyn Orr has been the emergency manager of Detroit since he was appointed by Gov. Rick Snyder in March 2013. Along with the duty of overseeing Detroit’s Continue Reading Continue Reading

  • Michigan’s Center Stage

    Welcome to Michigan’s Center Stage. For the 34th year, the Detroit Regional Chamber is proud to present the Mackinac Policy Conference. About five years ago, the Chamber decided to shake things up. Leadership lifted the veil, opening the Conference up Continue Reading Continue Reading

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