Sept. 24: Chinese Suppliers Eyeing Detroit, Looking to Invest; Cybersecurity is Disrupting the Auto Industry, Find Out How at the 2015 MICHauto Summit

From 3-D printing to vehicle-to-vehicle communication and cybersecurity, new tech companies are interrupting the traditional ways that vehicles are designed and brought to market. At the 2015 MICHauto Summit, a panel of leading business experts will explore how Michigan’s research and development and engineering centers must embrace this disruption.

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Work Hard and Work Smart

Mike Rowe stopped thinking of himself as a TV host more than a decade ago when he realized the people who perform the sometimes dangerous and unglamorous, yet fascinating and necessary jobs he was bringing to the screen didn’t need a celebrity; they needed help.

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Skilled Trades Today

From running medical diagnostic equipment in hospitals, to keeping servers up and running, to ensuring that vital infrastructure is sound, and using advanced manufacturing techniques, skilled trades workers are often the glue that keeps America together.

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A Good Career

Skilled trade positions, and others like it, are central to bolstering Michigan’s industrial future. We cannot overemphasize the importance of preparing the next generation of specialized trades. Our future – Detroit’s future – depends on it.

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Future Framework

The future of manufacturing is right here in southeast Michigan. We have the power to take actions that will help ensure that this field remains a strong contributor to Macomb County and the region’s economy for many generations to come.

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