WCX™ 17: SAE World Congress Experience

April 4-6, 2017

Detroit, Michigan, USA

Cobo Center


Experience the Evolution
At WCX™17: SAE World Congress Experience, practical meets potential. The premier talent in the automotive and mobility industry converge to address current challenges, discover new avenues of exploration, and explore the promise of the future of transportation engineering in an interactive experience.

Who Attends

More than 11,500 attendees from 55 countries gathered in Detroit to discuss the latest automotive engineering technologies and innovations at the SAE 2016 World Congress. Attendees consisted of:
  • Engineers
  • Engineering Management
  • Industry Executives
  • Academics
  • Government/Military Officials
  • Consultants

Benefits of Attending

WCX™17: SAE World Congress Experience—SAE International’s completely transformed, signature event will, for three days, serve as a global nexus for mobility industry leaders, inventors, and disruptors from Detroit to Silicon Valley and everywhere in-between. WCX promises a full-spectrum, full-sensory interactive experience, uniting the mobility industry’s best talent from innovation hubs around the world for active learning, high-powered collaboration and technological discovery.

Emergency Procedures During This SAE Event

During this SAE event attendees are to follow the established emergency guidelines of the facility where the emergency occurs. Based on the location of the incident, report emergencies to the nearest venue representative and/or security personnel if available, or report to the SAE operations office onsite.

Should a catastrophic event occur, attendees should follow the safety and security instructions issued by the facility at the time of the event. This includes listening for instructions provided through the public address system and following posted evacuation routes if required.

In case of an emergency, or a major disruption to the schedule of the event, attendees and exhibitors may call the below number to receive updated information on the status of the event. Updates will also be provided via the SAE website at www.sae.org and event mobile app.

SAE Emergency Hotline
Event Quick Links