2012-2013 Season

8/22/2012  11:20 a.m.

U of M Football Kickoff Luncheon

 David  Brandon

David Brandon Chairman & CEO
Toys "R" Us

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8/29/2012  11:15 a.m.

The 16th Annual Detroit Lions Kickoff Luncheon

 Jim  Schwartz

Jim Schwartz Head Coach
Detroit Lions

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9/12/2012  8:00 a.m.


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9/19/2012  11:30 a.m.

American Drive

 Richard E. Dauch

Richard E. Dauch Co-Founder, Executive Chairman & CEO
American Axle & Manufacturing

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9/21/2012  11:30 a.m.

Are College Sports Broken?

Dr. Mark  Emmert

Dr. Mark Emmert President

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9/27/2012  11:30 a.m.

Economic View from the White House

 Gene  Sperling

Gene Sperling Director of the National Economic Council and Assistant to the President for Economic Policy
The White House

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10/9/2012  11:30 a.m.

The Political Landscape: 2012

 John  Zogby

John Zogby Founder, The Zogby Poll &
Sr. Partner, John Zogby Strategies

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10/18/2012  11:30 a.m.

Restore the American Dream: Unleash The Country’s Small Businesses

 Liam  McGee

Liam McGee Chairman, President & CEO
The Hartford

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10/23/2012  11:30 a.m.

The Future of the EU

His Excellency Roman  Kirn

His Excellency Roman Kirn Ambassador of the Republic of Slovenia to the United States and Mexico

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10/30/2012  11:30 a.m.

Condition of Our Nation

 Dr. Arthur  Laffer

Dr. Arthur Laffer Founder & Chairman
Laffer Associates

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11/12/2012  11:30 a.m.

Making America Stronger

 Chip  McClure

Chip McClure Managing Partner
Michigan Capital Partners

The Honorable Randy  Richardville

The Honorable Randy Richardville Senate Majority Leader
State of Michigan

 Joe  Echevarria

Joe Echevarria CEO
Deloitte LLP

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12/3/2012  11:30 a.m.

DEC Young Leader Series
*Exclusively for DEC Young Leader Members*

 Ed  Fernandez

Ed Fernandez Divisional GM, E.W. Scripps
VP & General Manager
WXYZ ABC Detroit

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1/8/2013  11:30 a.m.

Michigan 2013 Economic Outlook

 Charles  Ballard, Ph.D.

Charles Ballard, Ph.D. Professor of Economics
Michigan State University

 Michael  Finney

Michael Finney Senior Adviser - Economic Growth
State of Michigan

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1/14/2013  4:00 p.m.

DEC Young Leader Series
*Exclusively for DEC Young Leader Members*

 Dr. Samit  Ghosh

Dr. Samit Ghosh President & CEO
P3 North America, Inc.

 Dr. Christoph  Theis

Dr. Christoph Theis Founder
P3 Group

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1/17/2013  11:00 a.m.

The Big Four

The Honorable Mark A. Hackel

The Honorable Mark A. Hackel Macomb County Executive
Macomb County, MI

The Honorable L. Brooks  Patterson

The Honorable L. Brooks Patterson Oakland County Executive
Oakland County, MI

The Honorable Robert  Ficano

The Honorable Robert Ficano Wayne County Executive
Wayne County, MI

The Honorable Dave  Bing

The Honorable Dave Bing Founder
Bing Youth Institute

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1/29/2013  11:30 a.m.

The Federal Budget in a Time of Madness

 David  Levy

David Levy Chairman
The Jerome Levy Forecasting Center LLC

 Stan  Collender

Stan Collender Managing Director and Partner
Qorvis Communications

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2/6/2013  11:30 a.m.

Why Global Companies Continue to Bet on America

 Peter  Löscher

Peter Löscher President & CEO
Siemens AG

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2/11/2013  5:30 p.m.

DEC Young Leader Series
*Exclusively for DEC Young Leader Members*

 Richard   DeVore

Richard DeVore Executive Vice President and Regional President, Detroit and Southeast Michigan
PNC Financial Services Group, Inc.

 Dennis  Mannion

Dennis Mannion President & CEO
Palace Sports & Entertainment

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2/27/2013  11:30 a.m.

Health Care as a National Imperative

 Mark  Bertolini

Mark Bertolini Chairman, President & CEO

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3/4/2013  11:30 a.m.

U.S. Congressional Representative Update

The Honorable John  Dingell

The Honorable John Dingell Congressman, State of Michigan - District 12
U.S. House of Representatives

The Honorable Mike  Rogers

The Honorable Mike Rogers MI U.S. Congressional Representative Dist. 8
U.S. House of Representatives

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3/14/2013  11:30 a.m.

When Will the U.S. Economy Break Out of its Growth Rut?

 Stuart  Hoffman

Stuart Hoffman Senior VP & Chief Economist
PNC Financial Services Group

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3/18/2013  11:30 a.m.

Ninja Innovation

 Gary  Shapiro

Gary Shapiro President & CEO
Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)

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3/25/2013  11:30 a.m.

DEC Young Leader Series
*Exclusively for DEC Young Leader Members*

 Matthew   Simoncini

Matthew Simoncini President & CEO
Lear Corporation

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4/9/2013  11:30 a.m.

The 2013 Detroit Red Wings

 Mike  Babcock

Mike Babcock Head Coach
Detroit Red Wings

 Ken  Holland

Ken Holland Executive Vice President & General Manager
Detroit Red Wings

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4/24/2013  11:30 a.m.

The 2013 Detroit Tigers

 Jim  Leyland

Jim Leyland Manager
Detroit Tigers

 David  Dombrowski

David Dombrowski President, CEO & General Manager
Detroit Tigers

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4/30/2013  11:30 a.m.

Anything But Corporate: How Great Culture Brings Success

 Bill  Emerson

Bill Emerson Chief Executive Officer
Quicken Loans

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5/10/2013  8:30 a.m.

DEC Young Leader Series
*Exclusively for DEC Young Leader Members*

 Stephanie  Bergeron

Stephanie Bergeron President & CEO
Walsh College

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5/20/2013  11:30 a.m.

Managing Risk and People in a Global Economy

 Gregory  Case

Gregory Case President & CEO
Aon plc

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6/4/2013  11:05 a.m.

Go Green! Go White!

 Tom  Izzo

Tom Izzo Men's Basketball Head Coach
Michigan State University

 Mark  Dantonio

Mark Dantonio Football Head Coach
Michigan State University

 Mark  Hollis

Mark Hollis Athletic Director
Michigan State University

 Tom  Anastos

Tom Anastos Hockey Head Coach
Michigan State University

 Suzy  Merchant

Suzy Merchant Women's Basketball Head Coach
Michigan State University

 Cathy  George

Cathy George Volleyball Head Coach
Michigan State University

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6/10/2013  8:30 a.m.

DEC Hosts the Detroit Free Press 2013 Michigan Green Leaders Awards

The Honorable Carl   Levin

The Honorable Carl Levin U.S. Senator
State of Michigan

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6/11/2013  5:00 p.m.

Member Reception

 Oakland Hills Country Club

Oakland Hills Country Club 3951 West Maple Road
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48301

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6/18/2013  11:05 a.m.

Why Higher Ed is Good for Business

 Allan D.  Gilmour

Allan D. Gilmour President
Wayne State University

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6/20/2013  4:30 p.m.

DEC Young Leader Series
*Exclusively for DEC Young Leader Members*

 Scott  Jecmen

Scott Jecmen Office Managing Director for Michigan;
North America Managing Director – Healthcare Technology Practice

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