Michigan Daybook

Associated Press Michigan Daybook for Sunday, Sep. 23.

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Sunday, Sep. 23 – Wednesday, Sep. 26 National Association of State Energy Officials Annual Meeting – NASEO Annual Meeting, for state energy directors, technical energy staff officials, federal, regional energy officials, and stakeholders to participate in sessions on energy-related topics

Location: The Westin Book Cadillac Detroit, 1114 Washington Boulevard, Detroit, MI

Weblinks: http://www.naseo.org/, https://twitter.com/NASEO_Energy

Contacts: NASEO, energy@naseo.org, 1 703 299 8800



Monday, Sep. 24 8:00 AM Michigan’s annual ‘Inform. Empower. Prevent. Let’s End Campus Sexual Assault’ summit – Michigan’s fourth annual ‘Inform. Empower. Prevent. Let’s End Campus Sexual Assault’ summit, hosted by Michigan First Lady Sue Snyder

Location: John T. Bernhard Center, 1903 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI

Weblinks: http://www.endcampussexualassault.com/, https://twitter.com/migov, #MISaferCampus

Contacts: Jordan Kennedy, State of Michigan, kennedyj4@michigan.gov, 1 517 335 6397


Monday, Sep. 24 8:00 AM Oakland Schools host 2018 School Attendance Conference, with a discussion on student school attendance

Location: Oakland Schools, 2111 Pontiac Lake Rd, Waterford Twp, MI

Weblinks: https://oakland.k12.mi.us/Pages/default.aspx, https://twitter.com/oaklandschools

Contacts: Sarah Davis, Oakland County Public School Districts, sarah.davis@oakland.k12.mi.us, 1 248 209 2502


Monday, Sep. 24 8:30 AM CFNAI Chicago Fed National Activity Index

Weblinks: http://www.chicagofed.org, https://twitter.com/ChicagoFed

Contacts: Scott Brave, FRB Chicago, sbrave@frbchi.org, 1 312 322 5784


Monday, Sep. 24 10:30 AM Michigan state Rep. Patrick Green hosts ‘Constituent Hours’ event

Location: Hometown Heroes Coffee and More, 25029 Van Dyke Ave, Center Line, MI

Weblinks: http://www.house.mi.gov/home.asp

Contacts: Office of Rep. Patrick Green, PatrickGreen@house.mi.gov, 1 517 373 1772


Monday, Sep. 24 12:00 PM Dem Rep. Debbie Dingell discusses Michigan’s defense opportunities – Michigan Defense Center host ‘Arsenal of Innovation’ event, for Michigan companies interested in pursuing federal and Department of Defense contracts. Speakers include Democratic Rep. Debbie Dingell

Location: The Kensington Hotel, 3500 S State St, Ann Arbor, MI

Weblinks: http://www.michiganbusiness.org/

Contacts: Kathy Achtenberg, MEDC, achtenbergk@michigan.org, 1 517 335 4590

Rep. Dingell will be available for interviews immediately following her remarks. (remarks at 12:45 PM)


Monday, Sep. 24 1:00 PM Michigan Supreme Court Justice Clement announces VTC funding and honors graduates – Michigan Supreme Court Justice Elizabeth Clement holds a ceremony, to celebrate the newest graduate of the Ingham County Veterans Treatment Court (VTC) program, honor the program’s original defense attorney, and announce FY 2019 grants awarded to Michigan veterans treatment courts. Attendees include 54B District Court Chief Judge Andrea Larkin, and Ingham County Veterans Treatment Court 54B District Court Judge Richard Ball and Founder Ret. Judge David Jordon

Location: 54-B District Court, 101 Linden St, East Lansing, MI

Weblinks: http://courts.mi.gov/courts/michigansupremecourt/pages/default.aspx, https://twitter.com/MISupremeCourt

Contacts: John Nevin, Michigan Court Communications Director, NevinJ@courts.mi.gov, 1 517 373 0129


Monday, Sep. 24 1:00 PM Detroit Pistons Media Day

Location: Little Caesars Arena, 2645 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI

Weblinks: http://www.nba.com/pistons/, https://twitter.com/DetroitPistons

Contacts: Detroit Pistons, pistonspr@pistons.com


Monday, Sep. 24 2:00 PM Oakland County and Common Ground announce expanded 24-hour human trafficking crisis support – Oakland County Human Trafficking Task Force and Common Ground hold a press conference to announce the organization’s expanded and enhanced human trafficking crisis support services, including new 24-hour text and online chat lines and specialized training for crisis counselors. Speakers include Oakland County Commissioners Michael Spisz, Janet Jackson and Eileen Kowall, and Common Ground President & CEO Heather Rae

Location: Resource and Crisis Center, 1200 Telegraph Rd, Pontiac, MI

Weblinks: http://www.oakgov.com/Pages/home.aspx, https://twitter.com/oakgov

Contacts: Kate Layton, Oakland County Board of Commissioners Community Liaison, laytonk@oakgov.com, 1 248 452 9471


Monday, Sep. 24 – Tuesday, Sep. 25 Concordia Summit – Concordia Annual Summit, convening the world’s most prominent business, govt, and nonprofit leaders to enable effective partnerships for impact and examine the world’s ‘most pressing challenges and identify avenues for collaboration’. Speakers include presidents Nana Akufo-Addo (Ghana), Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca (Malta), Ivan Duque Marquez (Colombia) Borut Pahor (Slovenia) and Michel Temer (Brazil), prime ministers Gaston Browne (Antigua and Barbuda), Rick Houenipwela (Solomon Islands) Dusko Markovic (Montenegro) and Jovenel Moise (Haiti), OAS Secretary General Luis Leonardo Almagro Lemes, former presidents Laura Chincilla (Costa Rica) and Jose Maria Aznar Lopez (Spain), World Bank CEO Kristalina Georgieva, Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao, Republican Reps. Carlos Curbelo, Fred Upton, Ted Yoho and French Hill, Democrats Sen. Chris Van Hollen and Rep. Kurt Schrader, USAID Administrator Mark Green, Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper, Crown Princess Mary of Denmark, and actor Jennifer Lawrence

Location: Grand Hyatt New York, 109 East 42nd Street, New York, NY

Weblinks: http://www.theconcordiasummit.org, https://twitter.com/ConcordiaSummit, #Concordia18

Contacts: Teneo, info@teneoholdings.com



Tuesday, Sep. 25 8:00 AM Detroit Goodfellows 29th annual Tribute Breakfast – Detroit Goodfellows 29th annual Tribute Breakfast, honoring Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan with the Edward H. McNamara Goodfellow of the Year Award

Location: Cobo Center, 1 Washington Blvd, Detroit, MI

Weblinks: http://www.detroitgoodfellows.org/, https://twitter.com/DetGoodfellows

Contacts: Teresa Siavrakas , Detroit Goodfellows, Teresa@SocialTMedia.com, 1 248 933 4988


Tuesday, Sep. 25 10:00 AM EPA and NHTSA host a public hearing on proposed the proposed SAFE Vehicles Rule – Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) host a public hearing on proposed the proposed SAFE Vehicles Rule

Location: The Dearborn Inn, A Marriott Hotel, 20301 Oakwood, Dearborn, MI

Weblinks: http://www.epa.gov, https://twitter.com/EPAgov

Contacts: EPA, press@epa.gov


Tuesday, Sep. 25 6:30 PM Democratic Midterm Victory Fund ‘1 Night, $1 Million, 10 States, 100s of Victories’ fundraising event – Democratic Midterm Victory Fund ‘1 Night, $1 Million, 10 States, 100s of Victories’ fundraising event, held to raise $1 million to support the state Democratic parties of: California, Iowa, Nevada, New Hampshire, Michigan, Minnesota, Oklahoma, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin. Event is headlined by Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, emceed by Jimmy Kimmel and features a performance from DJ Khaled

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Weblinks: https://democraticmidtermvictoryfund.org/

Contacts: Yusef Robb, Eric Garcetti, yusefrobb@gmail.com, 1 323 384 1789


Tuesday, Sep. 25 – Thursday, Sep. 27 Truck Product Conference

Location: Suburban Collection Showplace, 46100 Grand River Avenue, Novi, MI

Weblinks: http://www.ntea.com/, https://twitter.com/nteanews

Contacts: NTEA, info@ntea.com, 1 248 489 7090


Tuesday, Sep. 25 – Saturday, Sep. 29 National Black MBA Association Annual Conference and Exposition

Location: Cobo Center, 1 Washington Blvd, Detroit, MI

Weblinks: http://www.nbmbaa.org/, https://twitter.com/nbmbaahq

Contacts: National Black MBA Association, 1 404 260 5444