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Anya Babbitt, Harold Ford Jr. and Mark Schlissel Deliver Mackinac Moments at 2017 Mackinac Policy Conference

Check out three captivating and engaging Mackinac Moments from the 2017 Mackinac Policy Conference, featuring Anya Babbitt, Harold Ford Jr. and Mark Schlissel.

Anya Babbitt, founder and CEO of SPLT, discusses her journey to Detroit and the importance SPLT and other transportation solutions in a shared economy driven by innovation and technology.

Harold Ford Jr., former U.S. Representative and political analyst for MSNBC and CNBC, shares his thoughts on President Trump’s presidency and how he sees positives within the latest shakeup in Washington despite several controversies as of late. Ford’s optimism resonates with the Conference pillar regarding restoring civility in American politics.

University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel discussed several U of M graduates who have impacted the world through entrepreneurship and the importance of making the world a better place through research and academics.

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Stephanie Cutter and Ana Navarro: Closing America’s Political Divide an Uphill Battle