Michigan Daybook

Associated Press Michigan Daybook for Thursday, Nov. 01.

The daybook is for planning purposes only and is not intended for publication or broadcast. You should verify any event you plan to cover.

Please keep the AP in mind when news develops. The Detroit bureau is reachable at 313-259-0650. Send daybook items to michigan@applanner.com.

To see your Daybooks and events for Michigan and other States up to 12 months ahead, speak to your bureau or sales rep about access to AP Planner, or visit http://applanner.com.

——————–

Thursday, Nov. 01 8:00 AM Annual Business Leaders for Michigan CEO Summit – Annual Business Leaders for Michigan CEO Summit. Keynote speakers are CMS Energy & Consumers Energy President and CEO Patti Poppe, and Amtrak President and CEO Richard Anderson

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

Weblinks: https://businessleadersformichigan.com/, https://twitter.com/BusLeadersforMI

Contacts: Business Leaders for Michigan, 1 313 259 5400

——————–

NEW EVENT: Thursday, Nov. 01 8:30 AM 11-year-old sworn in as mayor of Amphibiville at Detroit Zoo – 11-year-old Trinity Favazza sworn in as the mayor of Amphibiville for a second two-year term * The Detroit Zoological Society invited candidates aged seven- to 12-years-old who live in Michigan to enter the race for Mayor of Amphibiville, a two-acre wetland village that is home to the National Amphibian Conservation Center

Location: Detroit Zoo, 8450 West 10 Mile Road, Royal Oak, MI

Weblinks: http://www.detroitzoo.org/, https://twitter.com/detroitzoo

Contacts: Patricia Janeway , Detroit Zoo Communications Office , pjaneway@dzs.org, 1 248 336 5757

——————–

Thursday, Nov. 01 9:00 AM MSU Mobility Tech Day – Michigan State University Mobility Tech Day, featuring technical demonstrations and sessions, a campus infrastructure tour and a mobility project reveal. Attendees include Administrative Services Executive Vice President Satish Udpa and Associate Vice President Wolfgang Bauer, College of Engineering Dean Leo Kempel, Acting Chief Compliance Officer Nicholas Wittner, Center for Business and Social Analytics Director Brian Pentland, and College of Communication Arts and Sciences Dean Prabu David

Location: Spartan Stadium, 325 West Shaw Lane, East Lansing, MI

Weblinks: http://www.msu.edu, https://twitter.com/MSUNews

Contacts: Gretchen Stallings, Michigan State University, gstallings@eisbrenner.com, 1 248 554 3505; Jennifer Davis, Michigan State University, jennifer.davis@cabs.msu.edu, 1 517 432 0304;

——————–

NEW EVENT: Thursday, Nov. 01 9:00 AM Michigan Gov. Snyder welcomes Ionia to the second round of the Rising Tide program – Michigan Governor Rick Snyder visits Ionia city and community leaders and welcomes them to the second round of the Rising Tide program administered by the Michigan Department of Talent and Economic Development, with TED Interim Director Jeremy Hendges and Ionia Mayor Dan Balice

Location: Ionia City Hall, 114 N Kidd St, Ionia, MI

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

Contacts: Ari Adler, Office of Gov. Rick Snyder, adlera@michigan.gov, 1 517 335 6397; Jordan Kennedy, State of Michigan, kennedyj4@michigan.gov, 1 517 335 6397;

——————–

NEW EVENT: Thursday, Nov. 01 10:00 AM Dem Michigan lieutenant gubernatorial nominee on campaign trail with Joe Biden and Dem Rep. Debbie Dingell – Democratic Michigan lieutenant gubernatorial nominee Garlin Gilchrist continues ‘Fix the Damn Roads Bus Tour’, with stops including Arab American Women’s Business Council 12th Annual Networking Breakfast, with Democratic Rep. Debbie Dingell, Byblos Banquet Center, 7258 Chase Rd, Dearborn (8:30 AM EDT), stop at New Yasmeen Bakery, 13900 W Warren Ave, Dearborn (9:30 AM EDT), tour of Samaritan Center, with Virginia Lieutenant Governor Justin Fairfax, 5555 Conner St, Detroit (10:30 AM EDT), coffee with Detroit Legislative Caucus members and Lt. Gov. Fairfax, 6501 Woodward Ave, Detroit (11:30 AM EDT), meeting seniors, with Lt. Gov. Fairfax and Rep. Dingell, Huron Valley PACE, 2940 Ellswort Rd, Ypsilanti (1:30 PM EDT), canvass kick-offs at 3502 W Liberty Rd, Ann Arbor (3:00 PM EDT) and MEA HQ 1216 Kendale Blvd, East Lansing (4:25 PM EDT), and GOTV Rally, with former Vice President Joe Biden, Lansing Community College, 422 N Washington Sq, Lansing (5:00 PM EDT)

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

Contacts: Gretchen Whitmer for Governor, press@gretchenwhitmer.com, 1 404 447 6177, https://twitter.com/gretchenwhitmer

——————–

NEW EVENT: Thursday, Nov. 01 12:00 PM Detroit Mayor Duggan and IBEW Local 58 announce training partnership – Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan and International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 58 announce a new agreement under the city’s Skilled Trades Employment Program (STEP) to train more Detroit residents

Location: IBEW Local 58, 1358 Abbott St, Detroit, MI

Weblinks: http://www.ci.detroit.mi.us, https://twitter.com/mayormikeduggan

Contacts: John Roach, Detroit Mayor’s Office, roachj@detroitmi.gov, 1 313 244 7857

——————–

NEW EVENT: Thursday, Nov. 01 1:00 PM Interfaith gathering calls for unity and ‘an end to hateful rhetoric’ – Interfaith gathering to call for Jewish, Christian and Muslim faith leaders will gather to call for unity’, with speakers including Islamic House of Wisdom Imam Mohammad Ali Elahi, Methodist Federation for Social Action Rev. Ed Rowe, Michigan Conference of the United Methodist Church Office of Peace & Justice Rev. Paul Perez, Islamic Organization of North America Imam Mustapha Elturk, and Downtown Synagogue Rabbi Ariana Silverman

Location: Islamic House of Wisdom, 22575 Ann Arbor Trail, Dearborn Heights, MI

Weblinks: http://www.miunited.org/, https://twitter.com/MichiganUnited

Contacts: Ryan Bates, Michigan United, ryan@miunited.org, 1 248 787 6767

——————–

NEW EVENT: Thursday, Nov. 01 1:00 PM Dem Michigan gubernatorial nominee Gretchen Whitmer on campaign trail – Democratic Michigan gubernatorial nominee Gretchen Whitmer continues her ‘Fix the Damn Roads Bus Tour’ of Michigan, with stops at: Brinks/Hood campaign office, 1801 Breton Rd. SE, Grand Rapids (1:00 PM EDT); Donkey Taqueria, 665 Wealthy St SE, Grand Rapids (1:45 PM EDT); ONE Campaign Office, 2935 Buchanan Ave SW, Wyoming (2:15 PM EDT); THE LOG JAM, 110 W Jefferson St, Grand Ledge (3:30 PM EDT); and MEA HQ 1216 Kendale Blvd., East Lansing (4:25 PM EDT); before GOTV rally with Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Debbie Stabenow, Lansing Community College, 422 N Washington Sq, Lansing (5:00 PM EDT)

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

Contacts: Gretchen Whitmer for Governor, press@gretchenwhitmer.com, 1 404 447 6177, https://twitter.com/gretchenwhitmer

——————–

NEW EVENT: Thursday, Nov. 01 1:00 PM Dem Rep. Debbie Dingell celebrates transfer of McLouth Steel Plant to Crown Enterprises – Ceremony commemorating the transfer of the deed for the McLouth Steel Plant parcel in Michigan from the Wayne County Land Bank to Crown Enterprises. Attendees include Democratic Rep. Debbie Dingell, Wayne County, MI, Executive Warren Evans and Assistant Executive Khalil Rahal, Trenton Mayor Kyle Stack, Wayne County Treasurer Eric Sabree, Mathew Moroun (Crown Enterprises), and representatives from Wayne County Land Bank

Location: McLouth Steel Plant parking lot, 1491 W. Jefferson, Trenton, MI

Weblinks: http://www.waynecounty.com/

Contacts: Jim Martinez, Wayne County, jmartinez@waynecounty.com, 1 313 967 1357

——————–

NEW EVENT: Thursday, Nov. 01 2:30 PM Democratic Rep. Dan Kildee visits Food Bank of Eastern Michigan’s food pantry

Location: Outreach East-Davison, 425 Genesee St, Davison, MI

Weblinks: http://dankildee.house.gov/, https://twitter.com/RepDanKildee

Contacts: Robyn Bryan, Office of Rep. Dan Kildee, Robyn.Bryan@mail.house.gov, 1 202 256 6655

——————–

UPDATED EVENT: Thursday, Nov. 01 5:00 PM Joe Biden campaigns with Dem candidates in Michigan – Former Vice President Joe Biden attends Get Out the Vote rally, with Democrats Sen. Debbie Stabenow, Michigan 8th Congressional District candidate Elissa Slotkin, and Michigan gubernatorial nominee Gretchen Whitmer and running mate Garlin Gilchrist

Location: Lansing Community College, Gannon Gym, Lansing, MI

Weblinks: http://elissaforcongress.com/, https://twitter.com/ElissaSlotkin

Contacts: Elissa Slotkin for Congress, press@elissaforcongress.com, https://twitter.com/ElissaSlotkin

Members of the media are required to RSVP at press@elissaforcongress.com * Doors open to media: 3:00 PM

——————–

NEW EVENT: Thursday, Nov. 01 6:45 PM Michigan Lieutenant Governor Brian Calley speaks at Metro Detroit Boy Scouts of America ‘Discover Your Future’ banquet

Location: DTE Energy, 1 Energy Plaza, Detroit, MI

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

Contacts: Laura Biehl, Michigan Governor Communications Office, BiehlL@michigan.gov, 1 517 388 0293

——————–

Thursday, Nov. 01 7:00 PM Kellyanne Conway attends Michigan GOP GOTV rally – Michigan Republican Party hold a get out the vote rally, with keynote from President’s Counselor Kellyanne Conway

Location: Villa Penna, 43985 Hayes Rd, Sterling Heights, MI

Weblinks: http://www.migop.org/, https://twitter.com/MIGOP

Contacts: Sarah Anderson, Michigan GOP Communications Director, sanderson@migop.org, 1 517 487 5413

Please email Tony Zammit (tzammit@migop.org) or Ted Goodman (Ted@JohnJamesforSenate.com) for credentials

——————–

Thursday, Nov. 01 – Friday, Nov. 02 19th Annual Rainbow PUSH Global Automotive Summit – 19th Annual Rainbow PUSH Global Automotive Summit, with theme ‘Defining The Critical Path For Ethnic Minority Growth’

Location: MotorCity Hotel and Conference Center, 2901 Grand River Ave, Detroit, MI

Weblinks: http://automotiveproject.org, https://twitter.com/RPCoalition

Contacts: Kevin Bynoe, Rainbow PUSH Coalition, kevin@th3orem.com, 1 313 645 3132

——————–

Thursday, Nov. 01 National Association of Social Workers Michigan LEAD 2018 – National Association of Social Workers Michigan annual Legislative, Education and Advocacy Day (LEAD), with topics including ‘immigration, the fight against hate and bigotry, human trafficking, how to run for office, and the opioid crisis’

Location: Lansing Center, 333 East Michigan Avenue, Lansing, MI

Weblinks: http://www.nasw-michigan.org/, https://twitter.com/NASWMI

Contacts: Allan Wachendorfer, NASW Michigan, awachendorfer@nasw-michigan.org, 1 734 680 5209

——————–

Thursday, Nov. 01 Michigan Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers Legislative Education and Advocacy Day

Location: Lansing Center, 333 E Michigan Ave, Lansing, MI

Weblinks: http://www.socialworkers.org, https://twitter.com/nasw

Contacts: Denzel McCampbell, Engage Michigan, denzel@engagemichigan.org, 1 313 400 0298

——————–

CORPORATE DATA

——————–

Thursday, Nov. 01 10:00 AM U.S. Oct Sales conference call / Webcast

Weblinks: http://corporate.ford.com/investors, https://twitter.com/Ford

Contacts: Ron Iori, Ford Motor Investor Relations, fordir@ford.com, 1 313 337 2456

——————–

Thursday, Nov. 01 U.S. October Sales

Weblinks: http://corporate.ford.com/investors, https://twitter.com/Ford

Contacts: Ford Motor Investor Relations, fordir@ford.com, 1 313 845 8540

——————–

Thursday, Nov. 01 CMS Energy: Q4 2018 Ex-dividend date

Weblinks: http://www.cmsenergy.com/investor-relations/events-and-presentations/default.aspx

Contacts: Travis Uphaus, CMS Energy Investor Relations, travis.uphaus@cmsenergy.com, 1 517 768 3114

——————–

——————–

NEW EVENT: Friday, Nov. 02 10:00 AM Dem Michigan gubernatorial nominee Gretchen Whitmer on campaign trail – Democratic Michigan gubernatorial nominee Gretchen Whitmer continues her ‘Fix the Damn Roads Bus Tour’ of Michigan, with canvass kick off events at: ONE Campaign Office, 8028 Grand River Ave, Brighton (10:00 AM EDT); ONE Campaign Office, 7688 N Canton Center Rd, Canton (11:00 AM EDT); 985 W Ann Arbor Trail, Plymouth (11:45 AM EDT); ONE Campaign Office, 37144 Six Mile Rd, Livonia (12:30 PM EDT); Old Township Hall, 45285 W Ten Mile Rd, Novi (1:30 PM EDT); with Dem Rep. Brenda Lawrence at ONE Campaign Office, 33930 Eight Mile Rd, Farmington Hills (2:30 PM EDT); with Rep. Lawrence at ONE Campaign Office, 6545 Commerce Rd, West Bloomfield Township (3:15 PM EDT); and at ONE Campaign Office, 1787 W Big Beaver Rd, Troy (4:00 PM EDT); before Get Out The Vote rallies with Rep. Lawrence and EMILY’s List President Stephanie Schriock at The Crofoot, 1 S Saginaw St, Pontiac (5:30 PM EDT) and Southfield High School for the Arts and Technology, 24675 Lahser Rd, Southfield (7:00 PM EDT)

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

Contacts: Gretchen Whitmer for Governor, press@gretchenwhitmer.com, 1 404 447 6177, https://twitter.com/gretchenwhitmer

——————–

NEW EVENT: Friday, Nov. 02 11:00 AM Dem Michigan lt gov nominee Carlin Gilchrist on campaign trail – Democratic Michigan lieutenant governor nominee Garlin Gilchrist continues ‘Fix the Damn Roads Bus Tour’, with stops including: visit with seniors, Brennan Senior Center, 1301 Pingree Ave, Flint (11:00 AM EDT); talking with voters, John’s Family Grille 304 Cass Ave, Mt Clemens (1:00 PM EDT); meet and greet with faith leaders, Gumbo’s 53 N Walnut St, Mt Clemens (2:00 PM EDT); canvass kick off, Louie’s Towne Grill 79 N Main St, Mt Clemens (3:00 PM EDT); and GOTV rallies with gubernatorial candidate Gretchen Whitmer and Sen. Debbie Stabenow, The Crofoot, 1 S Saginaw St, Pontiac (5:30 PM EDT) and Southfield High School for the Arts and Technology, 24675 Lahser Rd, Southfield (7:00 PM EDT)

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

Contacts: Gretchen Whitmer for Governor, press@gretchenwhitmer.com, 1 404 447 6177, https://twitter.com/gretchenwhitmer

——————–

NEW EVENT: Friday, Nov. 02 2:30 PM Democratic Rep. Dan Kildee visits Food Bank of Eastern Michigan’s food pantry

Location: St. John’s Church-Fenton, 600 N. Adelaide St, Fenton, MI

Weblinks: http://dankildee.house.gov/, https://twitter.com/RepDanKildee

Contacts: Robyn Bryan, Office of Rep. Dan Kildee, Robyn.Bryan@mail.house.gov, 1 202 256 6655

——————–

——————–

Saturday, Nov. 03 5:00 PM Annual City College Series to benefit Detroit Public Schools K-5

Location: Calihan Hall, 4001 West McNichols Road, Detroit, MI

Weblinks: http://www.udmercy.edu, https://twitter.com/UDMDetroit

Contacts: P.J. Gradowski, University of Detroit Mercy, gradowpj@udmercy.edu, 1 313 585 0982