Detroit Policy Conference

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This year’s Conference boasts its strongest speaker lineup yet featuring more than 30 leaders who will address Detroit’s ongoing path to economic sustainability and set into motion meaningful change in the city.

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Welcome to the 2020 Detroit Policy Conference

At the dawn of a new decade, the Detroit Regional Chamber’s 2020 Detroit Policy Conference brings together more than 900 key business, community, civic, and government leaders to address Detroit’s ongoing path to economic sustainability and set into motion meaningful change in the city. Local and national leaders highlight the work underway, new ideas, opportunities, and challenges that will define the next 10 years for the Detroit region.


2020 Conference Session Recaps:

Lt. Gov. Garlin Gilchrist II: Michigan Moves Ideas Through Inclusive Entrepreneurship

In the first keynote of the day at the 2020 Detroit Policy Conference, Lt. Gov. Garlin Gilchrist II discussed how Michigan can create an environment prime for innovation and ideas. With an emphasis on inclusive entrepreneurship and innovation reaching beyond technology, Gilchrist presented a vision for a Michigan that starts with investing in ideas.

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Oakland County Exec. David Coulter: We Have to Think RegionallyTaking the Detroit Policy Conference stage for the first time as Oakland County Executive David Coulter had one key message: “We have to think regionally.” Coulter emphasized the need for regionalism and drew from recent events where collaboration was necessary.

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