As our city, state and national leaders head for Mackinac Island and our most important annual policy conference, Detroit Public Television again partners with the Detroit Chamber to bring you unprecedented coverage online, on-the-air and via media, corporate and community partners.

Join host Christy McDonald for a live broadcast with analysis and behind-the-scenes information from the 2013 Mackinac Policy Conference. Its three days of the most important issues facing Michigan, and the next best thing to being there!

Tune in for our MiVote Mackinac nightly wrap-ups airing May 29-31 at 7:30 p.m. ET on our main Channel 56.1.

Viewers can watch full-length coverage of the Conference in Metro Detroit on DPTV’s Channel 56.2 for over-the-air viewers, Channel 287 on Comcast, Channel 155 on Brighthouse and Channel 432 on Charter:

  • Wednesday, May 29 from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, May 30th from 8 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (Webcast 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.)
  • Friday, May 31st from 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

The same coverage will stream live on the MiVote.org website. MiVote.org will also feature edited segments of Conference sessions and interviews with newsmakers at the Conference, as well as social media interaction through twitter and Facebook 

Rich Homberg


Rich Homberg
President and CEO

Detroit Public Television – 248-640-4169rhomberg@dptv.org

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