Business owners, CEOs and HR leaders: Collaborate, create and connect at the 2013 Governor’s Economic Summit March 18-19

Michigan business owners, CEOs and HR leaders interested in finding solutions to their most pressing talent needs should attend the 2013 Governor’s Economic Summit, an intensive day and a half devoted to generating solutions to address our state’s employer talent needs and creating opportunities for regional collaboration and placemaking.

The Summit is the place for attendees to join with regional education and economic development experts to focus on new ways of developing breakthrough ideas that will lay a new foundation for greater cooperation in education and economic development within our regions and between them.

Gov. Rick Snyder will be there from start to finish, working with key people from across the state to develop breakthrough ideas to lay a new foundation for greater cooperation in education and economic development within our regions and between them.

If you are a business owner, CEO or HR leader, we encourage you to apply.

DATE:            March 18-19

LOCATION:    Cobo Center, Detroit, MI

COST:            $150/person

 

The Summit comprises a one-and-a-half day program built on presentations from nationally-recognized thought leaders. Attendees will work directly with Gov. Snyder in identifying regional strengths and concerns as they develop strategies to meet critical challenges.

 

Breakout sessions are designed to develop both statewide and regional strategies to foster collaboration between Michigan business leaders and their counterparts in the public sector.

 

Guest speakers include:

 

  • Jim Clifton, Chairman and CEO of Gallup, the noted public opinion research and organizational consulting firm;
  • Doug Rothwell, President and CEO, Business Leaders for Michigan;
  • Paul Traub, Business Economist, Detroit Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago.
Gov. Snyder headshot  

The Economic Summit is the place for leaders in education, local government and business to share their ideas and thoughts directly with Gov. Snyder. It’s a can’t-miss opportunity for people who want to make breakthrough changes for Michigan.

 

For more information and to register, visit here.

 

For conference updates, follow the hashtag #GES13 on Twitter.


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