Thursday, July 30, 2020
COVID-19: Lessons Learned and the Future of Safe Operations
Hear from experts who were leading the efforts to maintain system reliability and employee and customer safety as the pandemic arose, and continue to chart the way forward under the new reality.
Moderator: Dan Scripps, Commissioner, Michigan Public Service Commission
Panelists: Garrick Rochow, Executive Vice President of Operations, Consumers Energy
Heather Rivard, Senior Vice President, Distribution Operations and Deputy Incident Commander, DTE Energy
Economic Update: Impacts of COVID-19 on Michigan
A look at the numbers that explain how the Michigan economy has been altered by the by the pandemic and what to expect in the future.
Speaker: Dr. Charles Ballard, Professor of Economics, Michigan State University
The 2020 Election: Michigan and Beyond
Learn about the key elections, policies, and the impact of potential outcomes on the state and the country.
Speaker: Zach Gorchow, Executive Editor and Publisher, Gongwer News Service