Advocacy in Action Series

Join monthly to discuss the latest public policy updates

Join the Detroit Regional Chamber for the Advocacy in Action Series, Dec. 17 – April 14. During these monthly sessions, Chamber members will have the opportunity to discuss public policy issues impacting local businesses.

Cost Per Session: $10 for Chamber members

Event schedule and details are subject to change.

Updated Requirements for Event Registration: The Chamber has upgraded its registration system. If you have not created a new login since July 2020, you will need to create one in order to register for events. Each event attendee is required to create a unique login to register. Learn more about setting up your login.


The Big Four

March 18
11 a.m.

A discussion with local officials about what is next for the future of Detroit.

Speakers:

David Coulter, Executive, Oakland County
Mike Duggan, Mayor, City of Detroit
Warren Evans, Executive, Wayne County
Mark Hackel, Executive, Macomb County

Moderator: Carol Cain, Senior Producer and Host, CBS 62 Michigan Matters; Columnist, Detroit Free Press


Politics of the Moment

April 2021

A discussion around what is next for commercial and residential real estate, roads, infrastructure, public transit, mobility, and broadband access.

*Additional details to come. All dates and details are subject to change.


Past Sessions:

The Future of the Economy

Thursday, Dec. 17, 2020

For the last nine months businesses and individuals have learned to operate differently. Now that vaccine development and distribution have become a reality, can businesses begin planning for a broader economic reopening? Are we getting closer to day-to-day activities and interaction going back to “normal?” This discussion will offer insight on what a “new, new normal” could be in 2021. Participants will hear from:

  • Charles Ballard, Professor of Economics, Michigan State University
  • Chad Livengood, Senior Editor, Politics, Policy, and Detroit Rising, Crain’s Detroit Business
  • Lisa Lunsford, Co-founder and CEO, Global Strategic Supply Solutions (GS3); Board Chair, MICHauto

 

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