SAE 2016 World Congress and Exhibition

April 12-14, 2016

Detroit, Michigan, USA

Cobo Center

Power Breakfast

Thursday, April 14, 2016
Tech Hub, located centrally on the Exhibit Floor
Cobo Center

7:30a.m. - Networking
8:00a.m. - Presentation

Power your Possibilities, as you join us for power-themed refreshments, networking, and a series of TEDx talks by three powerful women.

This event - intended for women and men who support advancing women in the automotive industry - features a TEDx format with 4 short, impactful presentations, each approximately 10-15 minutes in length. All presenters will be available for questions and networking after the event.

Featured Speakers:

Event MC: Charlie Wollborg, TEDx Detroit Organizer

Devita Davison
Chief Cultivator at FoodLab Detroit
Entrepreneur. Catalyst. Foodie.

Jean Redfield
CEO of NextEnergy
Engineer. Strategist. Executive.

Dawn White
Founder of Accio Energy
Innovator. Engineer. Entrepreneur.

Sam White
Founder of Shakespeare in Detroit
Actress. Producer. Director.

PLUS: Win a VIP Lunch Experience with automotive executives!

Marianne Schrode
VP Industry Global Affairs
Dassault Systemes

Doug Patton
Executive Vice President

Diana Tremblay
Vice President, Global Business Services
General Motors

Sonia Rief
Director of Vehicle Program Management

Jeff Makarewicz
Senior Vice President

Kathy Kedzior
Head of Business Development Test Systems
MAHLE Aftermarket

Silent auction proceeds will benefit scholarships to women in automotive via Automotive Women's Alliance Foundation (cash, check, or credit card accepted).

To reserve your space today, email before Friday, April 8, 2016.
Space is limited, register today!

Sponsored by
  • Panasonic
  • Ricardo
  • Toyota