Upcoming Events

Keep Educated, Keep Connected

With seminars, webinars and online training available through the Michigan Chamber, you and your employees can keep on top of the issues and be as competitive as possible. Chamber membership also brings plenty of networking opportunities including the Chamber’s Annual Dinner, Regional Membership Meetings, Capitol Connection Coffees, and the PAC II Golf Outing.

April 14, 2015
9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

$270 Members / $295 Non-Members

Disciplining and terminating employees is one of the most difficult issues an employer can face. From a legal standpoint, it is also one of the most risky. This comprehensive, one-day seminar is designed to assist you in effectively disciplining an employee...

April 21, 2015
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Webinar

$75 for Members / $95 Non-Members

Confidential information such as customer lists, employee salaries, succession planning, pricing, specialized operating processes, business strategies, product innovations and other sensitive information that are vital company assets must be protected....

April 22, 2015
9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

$270 members / $295 non-members

The Michigan Chamber has gathered leading expert attorneys, government officials, and top consultants with extensive knowledge and expertise to provide you with an update on the most current developments in the environmental arena.  Don't miss this popular...

April 23, 2015
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Webinar

$75 for Members / $95 Non-Members

Stay in front of medical marihuana developments as they impact employers in Michigan and the 23 states that allow such use. Join us for this 60-minute webinar to confirm the best practices for employee usage and testing policies.

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April 28, 2015 to April 29, 2015
DAY 1 - 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. DAY 2 - 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Walsh College, Novi

 

Please call Tammy Smith at: 517-371-7670 or email: tsmith@michamber.com to be added to a waitlist.

$270 Members / $295 Non-Members

Organizations need a consistent source of training for current, newly-promoted and...

April 30, 2015
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Webinar

$75 for Members / $95 Future Members

In a significant win for employers, the United States Supreme Court recently invalidated a judicial inference that union retiree health insurance benefits are vested for life in the absence of specific language to the contrary. The Supreme Court’s...

May 7, 2015
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Webinar

$75 for Members / $95 Future Members

The death of an employee must be handled with great care. In addition to communication and staffing issues, employers are responsible for promptly and compassionately handling many procedures that are governed by state and federal law. Join us for this...

May 12, 2015
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Radisson Hotel, Lansing

In cooperation with chambers of commerce from across the state, the Michigan Chamber Foundation hosts this annual event to educate local chamber executives and their volunteers about current and emerging business and economic issues facing Michigan. Over 150 attendees are expected from chamber...

May 12, 2015
9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Walsh College, Novi

$270 members / $295 non-members

Over the past several years, there have been numerous changes to Michigan’s complicated unemployment compensation system. By attending this popular one-day seminar you will learn how Michigan’s unemployment compensation system works and how the recent...

May 12, 2015
4:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Lansing Center

The Legislative Reception & Annual Dinner is the biggest fundraiser to support Michigan Chamber Foundation programming. The event strives to present thought-provoking and timely personalities to speak about policy, leadership and free enterprise while providing diverse networking...

May 13, 2015
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Webinar

$75 for Members / $95 Non-Members

Thorough and adequate pre-employment screening is essential to avoiding and preventing workplace security and safety concerns, workplace violence, employee-related corporate scandals, inadvertent access to confidential information of other employers,...

May 14, 2015
9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

$270 members / $295 non-members

Over the past several years, there have been numerous changes to Michigan’s complicated unemployment compensation system. By attending this popular one-day seminar you will learn how Michigan’s unemployment compensation system works and how the recent...

May 19, 2015
9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

$270 members / $295 non-members

An active shooter is someone actively engaged in killing or attempting to kill people in a confined and other populated area. These horrible situations are by their very nature unpredictable, evolve quickly, and cannot be completely prevented. However, with...

June 17, 2015
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Michigan Chamber of Commerce, Lansing

$170 members / $195 non-members

Employers will be required to issue new statements to employees and transmittal forms to the IRS by the end of January 2016 and each year thereafter, in order for the IRS to enforce the individual mandate penalty and the large employer pay-or-play penalty...