Mackinac Policy Conference No Knockouts In Mackinac Island Gubernatorial Debate By Rick Pluta & Associated Press • Jun 1, 2018 DPTV / DPTV Six Republicans and Democrats running for governor faced each other in a debate Thursday night on Mackinac Island. There was a lot of talk, but no knock-out blows. Listen Listening... / 0:34 WKAR's Rick Pluta reported on Governor's Debate on May 31, 2018. 2018 Mackinac Policy Conference | MiWeek By editor • May 29, 2018 May 30 - June 1, LIVE Webcasts Daily | The annual conference focuses on critical regional issues of government, policy and economics. Hosted by the Detroit Regional Chamber. 2017 Mackinac Policy Conference By editor • May 30, 2017 Courtesy / Appadvice.com May 31 - June 2, LIVE Webcasts Daily | The Conference will feature top-level speakers, insightful panels and other programming with nearly 1,600 statewide business, government and community leaders on-site. 2016 Mackinac Policy Conference By Editor • May 31, 2016 June 1-3, LIVE Webcasts Daily | The Conference will feature top-level speakers, insightful panels and other programming with nearly 1,600 statewide business, government and community leaders on-site Bold idea to curb invasive species highlights Great Lakes Governor's conference By Current State • Jun 3, 2013 Flickr Listen Listening... / 13:39 No sooner had conferees wrapped up last week’s Mackinac Policy Conference than another gathering formed. For the first time in six years, the Council of Great Lakes Governors met to discuss the economy and the environment.