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Mackinac Policy Conference live video: Rick Snyder, Mitch Daniels highlight Thursday schedule

MLive: May 29, 2014

LANSING, MI — The 2014 Mackinac Policy Conference continues Thursday at the Grand Hotel, where roughly 1,500 business and political leaders from around Michigan will sit in on sessions and rub elbows on the porch of the Grand Hotel.

Detroit Public Television will broadcast during the event, organized by the Detroit Regional Chamber, and live stream various sessions through noon on Friday.

The Thursday stream will run live from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., and you can watch it in the embedded player below. We’ve also listed key sessions, but for a full schedule, visit the official MPC website.

10:50 a.m. Michigan: Leading the Way
Hank Cooney, President and CEO, Plunkett CooneySam Cummings, Principal and Managing Partner, CWD Real Estate Investment
L. Brooks Patterson, Executive, Oakland County
Kelly Rossman-McKinney, CEO and Principal, Truscott Rossman

11:45 a.m. Innovative Entrepreneurial Nexus of the Automotive Industry
Remarks: Angel Gambino, Owner, The Alchemy
Panel: Sheryl Connelly, Global Consumer Trends and Futuring Manager, Ford Motor Company
Mike Finney, President and CEO, Michigan Economic Development Corporation
Angel Gambino, Owner, The Alchemy
Rick Warner, CEO, TruckSmartParkingServices, Inc.

1:40 p.m. Keynote Address: Mitch Daniels
Mitch Daniels, Purdue University President and former Indiana Governor

2:45 p.m. Keynote Address: Rick Snyder
Rick Snyder, Michigan governor

4:00 p.m. Across the Isle: Michigan and the Midterms
Paul Begala, Democratic Strategist; Political Contributor, CNN
S.E. Cupp, Host, “Crossfire”

Jonathan Oosting is a Capitol reporter for MLive Media Group. Email him, find him on Facebook or follow him on Twitter