Kevin Stotts

President, TalentFirst

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November 14, 2022

TOPIC: Where Did All the Talent Go?

Cyril Perducat

Senior VP & Chief Technology Officer, Rockwell Automation

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October 31, 2022

TOPIC: The Future of Manufacturing Technology

Kevin Speicher & Dan Swan

Senior Partners, McKinsey & Company

October 17, 2022

TOPIC: Manufacturing in Michigan – A Resilient New Era

Dr. Marci Rossell

Former Chief Economist, CNBC

Dr. Marci Rossell

September 19, 2022

TOPIC: Economic Forecast – Recession or Not?

Jim VandeHei

Co-Founder & CEO, Axios
Co-Founder & Former CEO, POLITICO

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October 03, 2022

TOPIC: Up-to-the-Minute Politics

Dr. Marci Rossell

Former Chief Economist, CNBC

September 21, 2021

TOPIC: The Fireworks Recovery

Steven Kiefer

Chairman, The Kiefer Foundation
President, General Motors International

October 4, 2021

TOPIC: Hands-Free Michigan –
The Drive to End Distracted Driving

Samuel L. Stanley Jr., MD

President, MSU

October 18, 2021

TOPIC: Leading the Way Forward – MSU
and Its 2030 Strategic Vision

Quentin L. Messer, Jr.

Chief Executive Officer, MEDC
President and Chair, Michigan Strategic Fund

November 1, 2021

TOPIC: Building A Championship
Economy in Michigan

Jim Carroll

Futurist, Business Trends & Leadership Expert

December 6, 2021

TOPIC: Our World in 2030: The Post-Pandemic Trends That Redefine Your Future

Alec Ross

New York Times Best-Selling Author & Leading Expert on Geopolitics, Markets, and Innovation

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January 10, 2022

TOPIC: The Raging 2020s: Companies, Countries, People – and the Fight for Our Future

Alan Beaulieu

President, ITR Economics

February 7, 2022

TOPIC: 2022 Economic Forecast –

Plan and Prosper

Jon Roberts

Principal/Managing Director, TIP Strategies

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February 28, 2022

TOPIC: The Great Transition – New Market Realities

Anja Manuel

Co-Founder and Partner at Rice, Hadley, Gates & Manuel LLC

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March 7, 2022

TOPIC: Navigating a Complex World

Kristen Hadeed

Leadership Thought Leader, CEO & Author, "Permission to Screw Up"

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April 11, 2022

TOPIC: Why Human Leadership is The Way Forward

La June Montgomery Tabron

President & CEO, W.K. Kellogg Foundation

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April 25, 2022

TOPIC: Racial Equity and the Case for Inclusive Economic Growth in Grand Rapids

James Trainor

Senior Vice President, Aon Cyber Solutions

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May 9, 2022

TOPIC: Next Generation Cyber Risk

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