For all Michiganders, this uncertain and unusual time means we need to adapt to the environment and find new ways of carrying out our regular activites. The Mackinac Center has temporarily transitioned to virtual, online events that are free to attend and watch from the comfort of your own home. To find out more and to view archived video events, please visit Mackinac.org/Events.
April 14: Virtual Policy Forum on Healthcare
Featuring: Lindsay Killen, vice president for strategic outreach and communications at the Mackinac Center; and Greg George, health care policy and state affairs advisor for the Mackinac Center.
April 21: Virtual Policy Forum on Labor
Featuring: F. Vincent Vernuccio, senior fellow at the Mackinac Center; and Joseph G. Lehman, president of the Mackinac Center
April 28: Virtual Policy Forum on Education
Featuring: Joseph G. Lehman, president of the Mackinac Center; Ben DeGrow, director of education policy at the Mackinac Center; Michael McShane, director of national research at EdChoice; and Robert Pondiscio, senior fellow and vice president for external affairs at the Thomas B. Fordham Institute
May 4: “Crisis and Leviathan” in Light of the COVID-19 Crisis
Featuring: Robert Whaples is a professor of economics at Wake Forest University and the co-editor of The Independent Review
May 12: How to Re-Energize Michigan’s Economy in 2020
Featuring: Rich Studley, president & CEO of the Michigan Chamber of Commerce; and Joseph G. Lehman, president of the Mackinac Center