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CAR | UPDATE: Restarting Automotive Manufacturing After the Coronavirus Pandemic

Michigan Business Beat
June 2, 2020 11:00 AM

June Update:

As the coronavirus crisis continues to disrupt the global economy, North American vehicle sales have dropped sharply, and production has come to a nearly complete stop. Given the complexity of automotive manufacturing, the tremendous capital required to restart production, and the industry’s deep global supply chains, resuming vehicle production in North America will be a complex undertaking that is likely to take place in stages. CAR researchers are tracking automaker announcements for the restart of production at the companies’ North American plants.

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CAR | Webinar: Killing the Unicorns to Boost Sales & Profits

Michigan Business Beat
May 26, 2020 6:00 PM

Upcoming Webinar:
Killing the Unicorns to Boost Sales & Profits

Thursday, May 28, 2020  |  11:00 AM - NOON

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CAR | Center for Automotive Research MBS 2020 - Don't Miss These Speakers

Michigan Business Beat
May 26, 2020 10:00 AM

August 4-5, 2020  |  A Virtual Event

CAR MBS 2020 features world-class speakers and the quality content you’ve come to expect from this annual event now in its 55th year.
Join us virtually August 4-5 or on-demand to hear from automotive industry leaders and visionaries as they share thought-provoking insights about the future of the global automotive industry.
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MFBI COVID-19 Impact Survey Results for Spring 2020

Michigan Business Network
May 21, 2020 12:00 PM

Michigan Future Business Index in its 18th year shifts Spring survey to focus on the COVID-19 Impact on Michigan businesses.

LANSING, Mich – Michigan’s small business owners are in a bind. They appreciate the original intent and need for the state-mandated Stay Home, Stay Safe orders that were put in place to stop the spread of COVID-19 in Michigan, but they feel trapped by the uncertainty of what may come next. Respondents to the latest MFBI are clearly concerned about COVID-19 and the toll it has taken on Michiganders, but they feel certain that they will have plans in place and a responsibility to keep their customers and employees safe when they reopen.

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Considerations for Bringing Employees Back to Work During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Michigan Business Beat
May 21, 2020 9:00 AM

Upcoming Michigan Bankers Association Webinar:

May 22. 11:00 a.m. EDT
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Getting Back to Work: Near-Term Strategies for Returning to the Workplace

Michigan Business Beat
May 21, 2020 8:00 AM

ESD's New Online One-Hour Educational Sessions:

As the US prepares for the inevitable return to the workplace,....
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CAR | Webinar:Additive Manufacturing for Rapid Response

Michigan Business Beat
May 20, 2020 12:00 PM

Upcoming Webinar:
 
Additive Manufacturing for Rapid Response
 
Wednesday, May 20,2020 | 1- 2:30 PM
 
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CAR | Future Mobility: Limiting the Spread of Disease Through Bacteria and Virus Resisting Materials

Michigan Business Beat
May 15, 2020 6:00 PM

The future of personal mobility likely includes a greater reliance on shared transportation (ride-hailing, ride-sharing, carsharing). However, the COVID-19 health crisis has intensified the debate on the health risks in the shared mobility world. The interior of light-duty vehicles is an excellent example of the necessary combination of predisposing factors for cross-contamination. The interior often includes multiple occupants in an enclosed space for extended periods, numerous frequent touchpoints in that environment, and limited decontamination of the microbes.[1] Currently, drivers of Uber, Lyft, and other ride-hailing services are concerned about their own health and that of their passengers. Company guidelines recommend ride-hailing drivers to wear masks and disinfect their cars regularly. But are these safety measures sustainable in the long run? Is there a better way to instill confidence in shared mobility?
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CAR | Webinar : Additive Manufacturing for Rapid Response

Michigan Business Beat
May 14, 2020 3:00 PM

Upcoming Webinar:

Additive Manufacturing for Rapid Response

Wednesday, May 20, 2020  |  1 - 2:30 PM

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MFBI COVID-19 Impact Survey

Michigan Business Network
April 23, 2020 1:21 PM

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