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2016 Michigan CEO Summit

Thursday, November 10th, 2016

8:00am - 2:00pm

Westin Book Cadillac Detroit

1114 Washington Blvd, Detroit, MI 48226

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On November 10th, Business Leaders for Michigan held its 5th annual Michigan CEO Summit.  An audience of 400+ leaders from the fields of business, policy, philanthropy, education and advocacy gathered at the Westin Book Cadillac to discuss innovative ways for companies – and our state – to compete in a global economy.  The conference explored emerging technologies that are disrupting businesses and providing opportunities to differentiate from the competition.

Below you can download materials and videos from the event.  Additional videos and photos will be added over the next couple of weeks.

 

2016 MI CEO Summit Highlights

Highlights from the 2016 MI CEO Summit on Nov. 10, 2016.

Opening Keynote: Using Technology to Compete in a Global Economy

Hear how new high-tech solutions are redefining what it means to be competitive and see how your organization can begin to apply innovative solutions for growth.

How Michigan Stacks Up: A Preview of the 2016 Benchmarking Data

Review the latest data on how Michigan’s economy is performing relative to its competitors and what bets we must place to grow our economy.
Doug Rothwell, President & Chief Executive Officer, Business Leaders for Michigan

On the Cutting Edge: Next Generation Startups & Disruptive Innovations

Fresh ideas have the potential to transform organizations and industries—even entire economies. Get an advance look at the high-tech innovations new to the marketplace and find out how you can leverage these changes and others to spur future prosperity.
Tom Brady, Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer, SkySpecs
Justin Teitt, Chief Executive Officer, AlSentis
Rohith Varanasi, Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer, Lunar Labs
Moderator: Joseph Anderson, Jr., Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, TAG Holdings, LLC

The Inevitable Revolution: 3D Visualization in the Marketplace | 2016 Michigan CEO Summit

Virtual reality is not new, but it is relatively new to the marketplace. From eCommerce to medical training to customer service, find out how businesses in vastly different sectors are starting to scratch the surface of what 3D visualization can accomplish.
Sam Sesti, President, ONU

Transforming Your Business Through Innovation

Learn how to master digital technologies to deliver high levels of product innovation and transform customer experiences to grow your bottom line.
Ric DeVore, Executive Vice President & Regional President, Detroit and Southeast Michigan, PNC Financial Services Group
Jim Keane, President & Chief Executive Officer, Steelcase
Howard Ungerleider, Vice Chairman & Chief Financial Officer, The Dow Chemical Company
Moderator: Christy McDonald, Anchor, MiWeek

2016 Michigan CEO Summit - Transforming Business Through Innovation

Three top Michigan business leaders discuss ways technology is helping transform their industries.
Ric DeVore, Executive Vice President & Regional President, Detroit and Southeast Michigan, PNC Financial Services Group
Jim Keane, President & Chief Executive Officer, Steelcase
Howard Ungerleider, Vice Chairman & Chief Financial Officer, The Dow Chemical Company

2016 MI CEO Summit - On the Cutting Edge: Next Generation Startups & Disruptive Innovations

Get an advance look at the high-tech innovations new to the marketplace and find out how you can leverage these changes and others to spur future prosperity.
Tom Brady, Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer, SkySpecs
Justin Teitt, Chief Executive Officer, AlSentis
Rohith Varanasi, Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer, Lunar Lab

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