Michigan Daybook

Associated Press Michigan Daybook for Monday, Sep. 23.

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Monday, Sep. 23 8:30 AM Chicago Fed National Activity Index (CFNAI)

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

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


NEW EVENT: Monday, Sep. 23 8:30 AM Dem Sen. Debbie Stabenow speaks at Southern Wayne County Regional Chamber breakfast in Michigan – Democratic Sen. Debbie Stabenow speaks at the Southern Wayne County Regional Chamber of Commerce’s Legislative Breakfast Forum in Michigan, giving an update on legislative affairs to business and community leaders

Location: Sheraton Detroit Metro Airport, 8000 Merriman Rd, Romulus, MI

Weblinks: http://stabenow.senate.gov/, https://twitter.com/SenStabenow

Contacts: Vincent Sheu, Office of Sen. Debbie Stabenow, Vincent_Sheu@stabenow.senate.gov, 1 202 224 3002


UPDATED EVENT: Monday, Sep. 23 11:00 AM Michigan AG Nessel and state Rep. Manoogian hold Elder Abuse Town Hall – Michigan state Rep. Mari Manoogian and Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel host Elder Abuse Town Hall, to share information on Michigan’s Elder Abuse Task Force and the resources available to seniors from the the department’s Consumer Protection division on how to spot, stop and report scams

Location: Bloomfield Township Public Library, 1099 Lone Pine Rd, Bloomfield Twp, MI

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

Contacts: Office of Rep. Mari Manoogian, MariManoogian@house.mi.gov, 1 517 373 8670

Valid media credentials are required and reporters must RSVP to Angela Mulvaney (mulvaneya@michigan.gov) no later than 10:00 a.m. Monday, Sept. 23, to attend


Monday, Sep. 23 1:00 PM Michigan House Dems announce worker protection package – Michigan state Reps. Kara Hope, Sarah Anthony, Angela Witer, Brian Elder, Isaac Robinsin and Christine Greig announce a package of legislation aimed to improve worker protections, via press conference

Location: Anderson House Office Building, 124 N Capitol Ave, Lansing, MI

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

Contacts: Aneta Kiersnowski, 1 708 691 8615


NEW EVENT: Monday, Sep. 23 2:30 PM Michigan AG and secretary of state announce election fraud charges – Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel and Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson announce election fraud charges in southeast Michigan, via news conference

Location: Michigan Dept of the AG, 3044 W Grand Blvd, Detroit, MI

Weblinks: http://www.michigan.gov/ag/, https://twitter.com/dananessel

Contacts: Kelly Rossman-McKinney, Michigan AG press, rossmanmckinneyk@michigan.gov, 1 517 335 7666; Dan Olsen, Michigan AG press, olsend1@michigan.gov, 1 517 335 7666;

Valid media credentials are required and reporters must RSVP to Angela Mulvaney (mulvaneya@michigan.gov) no later than 1 p.m. Monday, Sept. 23, to attend. A live stream of this news conference will be available through the Michigan Attorney General’s Facebook page at Facebook.com/MIAttorneyGeneral


NEW EVENT: Monday, Sep. 23 4:00 PM Extinction Rebellion rally in East Lansing – Extinction Rebellion members, supporters and allied groups rally in East Lansing as part of the Global Climate Strike (23-27 Sep). Rally is cosponsored by the Sunrise Movement

Location: ntersection of Grand River and Abbott Road, East Lansing, MI

Weblinks: http://xrebellion.org/xr-us/

Contacts: John Barbatano, Extinction Rebellion, 1 616 920 9242



Tuesday, Sep. 24 – Thursday, Sep. 26 Global Powertrain Congress

Location: Ford Motor Company Conference & Event Center, 1151 Village Rd, Dearborn, MI

Weblinks: http://gamcinc.com/

Contacts: Global Automotive Management Council, samanthaj@gamcinc.com, 1 734 997 9249


Tuesday, Sep. 24 – Wednesday, Sep. 25 Ethernet & IP @ Automotive Technology Day event – Ethernet & IP @ Automotive Technology Day (E&IP@ATD), for Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs), suppliers, semiconductor vendors, tool providers, engineers, scientists, educators and the media to share ideas along with implementation strategies and applications related to Automotive Ethernet Systems

Location: Crowne Plaza Detroit Downtown Riverfront, 2 Washington Blvd, Detroit, MI

Weblinks: http://standards.ieee.org/events/automotive/, https://twitter.com/IEEESA

Contacts: Ethernet & IP, eipatd-requests@ieee.org


Tuesday, Sep. 24 – Wednesday, Sep. 25 TU-Automotive ADAS & Autonomous USA conference & exhibition

Location: The Baronette Renaissance Detroit-Novi Hotel, 27790 Novi Rd, Novi, MI

Weblinks: http://analysis.tu-auto.com/, https://twitter.com/TUAutomotive, #TUAuton

Contacts: Caroline Hicks, Informa, caroline.hicks@informa.com, +44 (0) 20 3377 3841


Tuesday, Sep. 24 Amtrak and OLI host ‘Operation Clear Track’ railroad safety mobilization – ‘Operation Clear Track’ hosted by Amtrak Police and Operation Life Safer Inc, with police and sheriff’s officials from over 600 departments enforcing state grade crossing and trespassing laws across 48 states, as part of National Rail Safety Week

Weblinks: http://stayoffthetracks.org, https://twitter.com/Amtrak

Contacts: Beth Toll, Amtrak, Bethany.Toll@Amtrak.com, 1 302 683 2509

For a list of local law enforcement agencies, contacts and crossing participating visit https://documentcloud.adobe.com/link/track?uri=urn:aaid:scds:US:86cca0a0-c96e-4602-8331-0cc5902f37db



NEW EVENT: Wednesday, Sep. 25 10:30 AM Bernie Sanders on campaign trail in Michigan – 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Independent Sen. Bernie Sanders campaigns in Michigan, joining United Auto Workers on the picket line in front of General Motors’ Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly

Location: GM Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly, 2500 E Grand Blvd, Detroit, MI

Weblinks: https://berniesanders.com/, https://twitter.com/berniesanders

Contacts: Bernie 2020 press, press@berniesanders.com

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1Qo82rVOJBQM9y-3ue8DHr7zuRHhalBu6N7oFlVSDyBo/viewform?edit_requested=true


Wednesday, Sep. 25 – Thursday, Sep. 26 Digital Summit Detroit – Digital Summit Detroit, digital strategies forum includes Marketing, UX & Design, Search, Content, and Mobile

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

Weblinks: http://techmediaco.com/, https://twitter.com/DigSumDetroit, #DSDET

Contacts: Digital Summits, registration@digitalsummit.com, 1 919 529 5373


Wednesday, Sep. 25 – Thursday, Sep. 26 IABC International Automotive Body Congress Dearborn

Location: Laurel Manor, 39000 Schoolcraft Rd, Livonia, MI

Weblinks: http://www.gamcinc.com/

Contacts: Global Automotive Management Council, samanthaj@gamcinc.com, 1 734 997 9249


Wednesday, Sep. 25 – Friday, Sep. 27 Michigan Association of Planning Annual Conference – Michigan Association of Planning Annual Conference, discussing the role of government in promoting urban revitalization, including through investments in infrastructure and the removal of blight

Location: Radisson Plaza Hotel at Kalamazoo Center, 100 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI

Weblinks: http://www.planningmi.org

Contacts: Michigan Association of Planning, info@planningmi.org, 1 734 913 2000