THE ECONOMIC CLUB OF SOUTHWESTERN MICHIGAN ANNOUNCES ITS 2016-2017 SPEAKER SERIES AND, FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER, OPENS TICKET SALES TO THE PUBLIC

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. —The Economic Club of Southwestern Michigan announced its 2016-2017 Speakers Series today. Club President Mike Cook said that Mitt Romney, former presidential candidate and Massachusetts governor, will kick off the season Oct. 18. Others in the series include Dana Perino, co-host ofFox’s “The Five” and former White House press secretary; Capt. Scott Kelly, a history-making NASA astronaut and retired U.S. Navy captain; Michio Kaku, world-renowned physicist, futurist and best-selling author; and Anderson Cooper, broadcast journalist and Anchor of CNN’s “Anderson Cooper 360o.”

2015-2016 Speaker Series Announced For The Economic Club Of Southwestern Michigan

Apple Computer, Inc. Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Is First Guest Oct. 20

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. — The Economic Club of Southwestern Michigan announced its 2015-2016 Speakers Series today. Club President Mike Cook said that Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple Computer, Inc., is the first guest, Oct. 20. Others on the roster include political columnist George Will, Pulitzer-prize winning syndicated columnist and commentator Charles Krauthammer, Presidential historian and Pulitzer-prize winning author Doris Kearns Goodwin, historian and best-selling author David McCullough and former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright.

The Economic Club of Southwestern Michigan Announces 2014-2015 Speaker Series

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens Starts Season Sept. 23

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. — The Economic Club of Southwestern Michigan announced its 2014-2015 Speakers Series today. Club President Mike Cook said that retired U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens would address The Club at its first meeting Sept. 23. Other renowned guests in this year's lineup include Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder, comedian Jay Leno, former presidential candidate and Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney and retired general and former CIA Director David Petraeus.

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Mitt Romney

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Former Presidential Candidate, Governor and Business Leader

“The Future of America/The Politics of Today.”

Tuesday
October 18
2016

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Dana Perino

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Co-Host of Fox’s “The Five” and Former White House Press Secretary

“Politics Right Now.”

Monday
November 14
2016

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Capt. Scott Kelly

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History-Making NASA Astronaut and Retired U.S. Navy Captain

“The Sky Is Not the Limit: Lessons from a Year in Space.”

Wednesday
March 22
2017

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Michio Kaku

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World-Renowned Physicist, Futurist and Best-Selling Author

"The Future of the Mind."

Thursday
April 20
2017

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Anderson Cooper

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Broadcast Journalist and Anchor of CNN’s “Anderson Cooper 360°”

“360o Look at World Events.”

Wednesday
May 17
2017