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2018 Mackinac Policy Conference Live

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 8:45am ET - Friday, June 1, 2018 10:45am



Mackinac Policy Conference 2018 Sessions On-demand

Detroit Public TV and the Detroit Regional Chamber partner to provide Michigan citizens access to the Mackinac Policy Conference May 30 – June 1, 2018. Coverage featured top-level speakers and insightful panels with statewide business, government and community leaders on-site.

6/7/18: State Legislative Agenda / Primary Polling / MeToo Movement / Detroit Design

Three leaders in the state legislature spoke with Stephen Henderson on his WDET radio show during the Mackinac Policy Conference. In this excerpt, they talk about pending legislation that will protect abuse survivors in light of the Larry Nassar MSU case and a bill that would force Michigan Medicaid recipients to work. And Nolan Finley caught up with Detroit News pollster Richard Czuba at the Mackinac Policy Conference.

PBS CEO Paula Kerger Keynote from MPC18

PBS CEO Paula Kerger delivered a keynote speech at the 2018 Mackinac Policy Conference. She addressed issues of trust, civility and public media’s role in American society. Christy McDonald, anchor at Detroit Public TV interviews Ms. Kerger after her speech.