Entries by Terry Davidson

Mini Forum On Education – Creating a Unified Vision!

On June 24th, 2013, the Muskegon Lakeshore Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the WMPF, hosted a Mini Forum On Education with the goal to develop a unified vision for the future of education for the State of Michigan, and specifically, the Muskegon Lakeshore area. Representatives from the business community interested in creating an education system aimed at better preparing […]

2012 Conference

The 2012 West Michigan Policy Forum was the premier business event of the year and included national, state, and regional thought leaders and experts speaking on topics important to the Michigan business community.

The event was fast-paced, interactive and for the first time ever, engaged attendees in a virtual real-time conversation throughout the event. There were keynote sessions, live and video commercials touching on critical policy issues.

Hitting the Reset Button on Education

A mini-forum partnership between the WMPF and the Kalamazoo Regional Chamber of Commerce. Sponsored by: What: The WMPF and the Kalamazoo Regional Chamber of Commerce will partner on a mini-forum focused on education and public policy. When: December 12, 2011 Where: Western Michigan University I Kalamazoo Speakers: Dr. Tony Bennett, Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction Dr. John Dunn, President, Western Michigan University […]

Michigan: The Logistics Hub of the Midwest

A mini-forum partnership between the WMPF and the Northern Michigan Regional Chamber Alliance. Sponsored by: What: The WMPF and the Northern Michigan Chamber Alliance partnered for a mini-forum focused on transportation, infrastructure and public policy. When: October 3, 2011 Where: Grand Traverse Resort Speakers: Mr. Doug DeYoung, Senior Director of Government Relations, Traverse City Area Chamber of Commerce Mr. […]

The 2010 West Michigan Policy Forum Conference

The premier business/policy event of 2010 2010 West Michigan Policy Forum Agenda Thursday, September 16, 2010 9:00 – 10:15 AM | Registration 10:15 – 10:45 AM | Session One – Forum Opening – “The Report Card” – The Policy Forum’s Progress since 2008 10:45-11:45 AM | Session Two – Grassroots Advocacy and A Common Business […]