SAE 2014 World Congress & Exhibition

April 8-10, 2014

Detroit, Michigan, USA

Cobo Center


Top 4 Reasons to Attend SAE 2014 World Congress:

Knowledge: Hear from the best and the brightest the industry has to offer with topics covering the spectrum of automotive engineering.

Networking: Expose yourself and your team to new ideas and new perspectives, participate in Q&A with Subject Matter Experts, and benchmark best practices.

Innovators Only Exhibition: Discover what's new from proven industry innovators - OEM's, top-tier suppliers, and other related companies from around the world.

Management Program: Listen in on fascinating dialogue, realize trends, and gain valuable insight from respected industry leaders.

Who Attends SAE World Congress?

Last year, over 9,000 people attended SAE 2013 World Congress. Attendees consisted of:
  • Engineers
  • Engineering Management
  • Industry Executives
  • Academics
  • Government/Military Officials
  • Consultants
  • OEM 32%
  • Tier 1 Supplier 19%
  • Academia 13%
  • Parts and Components Supplier 11%
  • Other 10%
  • Government 4%


11,000 registrants
3 full days (and evenings) of networking
40+ countries represented
7 technology topic tracks
1,500+ technical presentations
1,400 published manuscripts
60 executive panelists - in the AVL Technology Leadership Center and FEV Powertrain Innovation Forum
40+ Chats with the Experts
850+ Annual Banquet guests
150+ Innovator's Only Exhibitors - Expo-Only Passes will continue to be available!
20+ Ride and Drive vehicles
100 SAE Awards presented
30+ Professional Development Seminars
80+ OEM, Supplier and SAE Committee and Board Meetings

Benefits of Attending

SAE 2014 World Congress represents an unparalleled opportunity to explore new technology through both technical sessions and the Innovators Only Exhibition. In short, SAE 2014 World Congress is:
  • The best venue for automotive technology trends
  • The most outstanding networking and learning experience
  • The gathering place of the best talent in the engineering field
  • The most important meeting place for global networking practitioners
  • And, the greatest event to meet new companies and view new technologies