Michigan Daybook

Associated Press Michigan Daybook for Wednesday, Jul. 15.

The daybook is for planning purposes only and is not intended for publication or broadcast. You should verify any event you plan to cover.

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NEW EVENT: Wednesday, Jul. 15 10:30 AM Michigan Senate Energy and Technology Committee hearing - Michigan Senate Energy and Technology Committee hearing, with agenda incl: SB 437 - Public utilities; electric utilities; electric utility's integrated resource plan and customer choice provisions; modify; and SB 438 -Energy; alternative sources; definition of renewable energy system; eliminate restriction on dams and pumped storage

Location: Boji Tower, 124 W. Allegan Street, Lansing, MI Lansing http://www.senate.michigan.gov/committee/m.energy_tech.html

Contacts: Corey Woodby Senate Energy and Technology Committee Clerk Office 1 517 373 1721

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NEW EVENT: Wednesday, Jul. 15 11:15 AM Dem Sens. Stabenow and Heinrich urge full funding for protecting the electric grid - Democratic Sens. Debbie Stabenow and Martin Heinrich call for bipartisan budget negotiations to ensure that Congress fully funds the agencies and programs responsible for protecting the nation's electric grid from severe weather and physical and cyber-attacks via media conference call

Location: TBD http://stabenow.senate.gov/ https://twitter.com/StabenowPress

Contacts: Rachel McCleery Office of Sen. Stabenow 1 202 224 1437

Media Dial-in: (800) 230-1085 Confirmation #: 364872

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Wednesday, Jul. 15 8:00 AM Oversight and Ethics Committee meeting - Michigan State Representative chairs Oversight and Ethics Committee meeting with agenda incl auditor general follow up report on 'Families First' program and audit report on adult foster care and homes for the aged

Location: 124 N Capitol Ave, Lansing, MI Lansing http://house.michigan.gov/MHRPublic/CommitteeInfo.aspx?comkey=237

Contacts: Joy Brewer Committee Clerk Office joybrewer@house.mi.gov 1 517 373 8474

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Wednesday, Jul. 15 9:00 AM Michigan House Appropriations Committee hearing - Michigan House Appropriations Committee hearing on 'SB 358, Education; teachers; requirements for professional teaching certificate and requirements for alternative teaching certificate process; revise'

Location: State Capitol Building, Lansing, MI Lansing http://house.michigan.gov/MHRPublic/CommitteeInfo.aspx?comkey=221

Contacts: Angie Lake Michigan House Appropriations Committee Clerk Office alake@house.mi.gov 1 517 373 5795

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Wednesday, Jul. 15 10:00 AM Ford Power Hour - Ford Power Hour, an invitation-only matchmaking summit hosted by Ford Motor Company and the Michigan Economic Development Corporation's Pure Michigan Business Connect initiative, giving 15 pre-selected Michigan suppliers the opportunity to pitch their products and capabilities to a panel of Ford Purchasing decision makers

Location: The Henry, Autograph Collection, 300 Town Center Dr., Dearborn, MI Dearborn http://www.michiganbusiness.org/

Contacts: Kathy Fagan Michigan Economic Development Corporation fagank@michigan.org 1 517 335 3340 Kimberly Harry Ford Kharry1@ford.com 1 313 310 7615

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Wednesday, Jul. 15 11:00 AM Ford Exec VP John Fleming speaks at Dearborn Chamber luncheon - Dearborn Area Chamber of Commerce Business Builder Series with Ford Motor Company Exec VP of Global Manufacturing and Labor Affairs John Fleming

Location: The Henry, Autograph Collection, 300 Town Center Dr., Dearborn, MI Dearborn www.dearbornareachamber.org https://twitter.com/DbnAreaChamber

Contacts: Ron Hinrichs Dearborn Area Chamber of Commerce media rhinrichs@dearbornareachamber.org 1 313 584 6100

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Wednesday, Jul. 15 11:00 AM Michigan Secretary of State Ruth Johnson's mobile office participates in Parkside Health fair

Location: 5000 Conner Street, Detroit, MI Detroit www.michigan.gov https://twitter.com/migov

Contacts: Gisgie Davila Gendreau Michigan State Department media 1 517 373 2520

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Wednesday, Jul. 15 11:00 AM Webcast

Location: TBD http://ir.steelcase.com/releases.cfm https://twitter.com/Steelcase

Contacts: Raj Mehan Steelcase Inc Investor Relations 1 616 698 4734

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Wednesday, Jul. 15 - Saturday, Jul. 18 National Baby Food Festival

Location: Fremont, MI http://www.nbff.org/

Contacts: NBFF nbff@fremontcommerce.com 1 231 924 2270

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Wednesday, Jul. 15 - Saturday, Jul. 18 Ann Arbor Street Art Fair, annual fair

Location: University of Michigan, MI Ann Arbor http://www.artfair.org/ https://twitter.com/A2StreetArtFair

Contacts: Maureen Riley Ann Arbor Street Art Fair mriley@artfair.org 1 734 994 5260

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Wednesday, Jul. 15 DTE Energy Co: Q2 2015 Dividend payment date

Location: TBD http://www.dteenergy.com/investors/index.html https://twitter.com/DTE_Energy

Contacts: Chris Allen DTE Investor Relations investor_relations@dteenergy.com 1 313 235 8807 Scott Simons DTE Energy Media Relations 1 313 235 8808

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Wednesday, Jul. 15 Steelcase Inc: Q2 2016 Dividend payment date

Location: TBD http://ir.steelcase.com/releases.cfm https://twitter.com/Steelcase

Contacts: Raj Mehan Steelcase Inc Investor Relations 1 616 698 4734

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Thursday, Jul. 16 - Friday, Jul. 17 Center for Positive Living Supports Culture of Gentleness Conference - Center for Positive Living Supports Culture of Gentleness Conference

Location: Kellogg Center, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI East Lansing www.positivelivingsupport.org

Contacts: Kym Juntti CPLS Director kym.juntti@morcinc.org 1 586 263 8704

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Friday, Jul. 17 Gentex Corp: Q2 2015 Dividend payment date

Location: TBD http://ir.gentex.com/

Contacts: Connie Hamblin Gentex Corp Investor Relations ir@gentex.com 1 616 772 1800

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Friday, Jul. 17 - Sunday, Jul. 19 Lincoln Labs Reboot Conference - Lincoln Labs #Reboot Conference, incl keynotes from Republicans Rep. Greg Walden and Fred Upton, and Federal Communications Commission Commissioner Ajit Pai

Location: Park Central San Francisco, 50 3rd St, San Francisco, CA San Francisco lincolnlabs.com https://twitter.com/lincolnlabs #Reboot2015

Contacts: Lincoln Labs Press press@lincolnlabs.com

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Friday, Jul. 17 - Sunday, Jul. 19 Faster Horses festival - Faster Horses country music festival, headlined by Carrie Underwood (Friday), Brad Paisley (Saturday) and Florida Georgia Line (Sunday)

Location: Michigan International Speedway, Brooklyn, MI www.fasterhorsesfestival.com https://twitter.com/Faster_Horses #fasterhorses

Contacts: Faster Horses press@fasterhorsesfestival.com

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