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CAR | AI’s Role in Automotive

Michigan Business Network
September 25, 2020 10:00 AM

AI's Role in Automotive

Though the idea of artificial intelligence (AI) has been around for decades, AI technology is now being applied in numerous industries—including automotive. These uses range from simple tasks to complex applications such as image recognition. As more companies explore the potential value of AI at their organizations, the size of this industry is anticipated to grow significantly. Greater collaboration, awareness, and talent investments can help speed the growth of artificial intelligence technologies.

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CAR | MICHauto & CAR Present: "The Long-Term Impact of COVID-19 on the Automotive Talent Pipeline"

Michigan Business Network
September 23, 2020 5:00 PM

Upcoming Webinar:

MICHauto and CAR Present: The Long-Term Impact of COVID-19 on the Automotive Talent Pipeline

Thursday, September 24, 2020  |  12:00 - 1:00 PM EDT


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CAR | Defining Sustainability in the Automotive Landscape

Michigan Business Network
September 21, 2020 5:00 PM

Over the last decade, critical contenders in the global automotive industry and other industries alike have seen the importance of sustainability grow increasingly in their strategic priorities. Sustainability, however, has significantly evolved and grown in scale beyond recycling programs and energy efficiency. Companies understand that their long-term success and survival is rooted in how they mitigate climate impact, and we have seen an expansion of corporate sustainability goals, with both environmental and social concerns being key factors in their market strategy

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NEWS RELEASE: Treasury: Scammers Using Fake Letters in Collections Scam

Michigan Business Network
September 18, 2020 3:00 PM

Taxpayers Have Rights, State Treasury Department Provides Options 

LANSING, Mich. – Michigan taxpayers with past-due tax debts should be aware of an aggressive scam that’s making the rounds through the U.S. Postal Service, according to the Michigan Department of Treasury (Treasury).

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NEWS RELEASE: Treasury: Deadline for Michigan Home Heating Credit in Two Weeks

Michigan Business Network
September 15, 2020 3:00 PM

All Applications Must Be Received by Sept. 30, 2020

LANSING, Mich. – Qualified homeowners or renters have two weeks remaining to apply for Michigan’s Home Heating Credit, according to the Michigan Department of Treasury.
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MEDC | Navistar Establishes eMobility Center in Rochester Hills, Further Extending State’s Leadership in Design and Production of Autonomous and Electric Vehicles

Michigan Business Network
September 10, 2020 11:00 AM

Commercial truck manufacturer investing, adding jobs with support from Michigan Strategic Fund

LANSING, Mich. – Michigan continues to secure its position as the automotive capital of the world as Lisle, Illinois- based Navistar International Corporation NYSE: NAV), a producer of International® brand commercial trucks, proprietary diesel engines and IC Bus® brand school and commercial buses, works to establish its NEXT eMobility Center in Rochester Hills with support from the Michigan Strategic Fund, the Michigan Economic Development Corporation announced today. The project is expected to create 50 high-paying, high-skilled jobs.

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September News from Tech Transfer

Michigan Business Network
September 9, 2020 5:00 PM

Dear Colleagues,

As I reflect on the past year and the challenges of the past few months, I feel incredible admiration for the ingenuity, brilliance and drive of the University of Michigan community of innovators.

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CAR MBS 2020 Sessions Available to Purchase Now

Michigan Business Network
September 9, 2020 12:00 PM

While the Center for Automotive Research wished they could have gathered with all of you in Traverse City this year for their Management Briefing Seminars, this year's virtual format has allowed them to grant our attendees unlimited access to the sessions for the first time. They are pleased to inform you that if you were unable to attend our live virtual event,   all MBS 2020 sessions are now available to purchase.
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NEWS RELEASE: Treasury: Digital Signatures Permitted on Paper Forms

Michigan Business Network
September 9, 2020 7:00 AM

Health and Safety of Taxpayers and Tax Professionals Main Priority

LANSING, Mich. – In an effort to protect health and safety, the Michigan Department of Treasury reminds taxpayers and tax professionals that the use of digital signatures is allowed on forms, even those forms that cannot be filed electronically.

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Groundbreaking for Observation Deck at Harris Nature Center (picture)

Michigan Business Network
September 2, 2020 9:00 AM

Construction of observation deck at Harris Nature Center underway

Privately funded project of Harris Nature Center Foundation
encourages people to enjoy, observe nature.

MERIDIAN TOWNSHIP, MICH. — Harris Nature Center Foundation officially broke ground on an observation deck at Harris Nature Center Aug. 31. HNC is a Meridian Township park.

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