LIVE STREAM: Duggan, Mays, Vitti, Schlissel speak on future of education in Detroit

Panel to discuss Detroit education at Mackinac Policy Conference

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan, participates in a discussion with Jamie Dimon, chairman and CEO of JPMorgan Chase & Co., on Detroit's economic recovery on April 5, 2016 in Washington, DC. JPMorgan Chase announced they will make a five-year, $125 million commitment to Detroit's economic recovery. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

MACKINAC ISLAND, Mich. – Michigan's biggest annual political event, the Mackinac Policy Conference, kicked off on the island on May 30, 2018.

On Thursday, May 31, Detroit and Michigan education leaders will speak on a panel about Detroit's education, titled "Detroit's New Era of Collaboration on Education." It's scheduled to begin at 2 p.m.

Speaking on the panel:

  • Mike Duggan, Mayor, City of Detroit
  • Sonya Mays, President and CEO, Develop Detroit Inc.; Treasurer, Board of Education, Detroit Public Schools Community District
  • Mark Schlissel, President, University of Michigan
  • Nikolai Vitti, Superintendent, Detroit Public Schools Community District

Here's the full streaming agenda for the 2018 conference.

Watch the Detroit education panel from Mackinac below:

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