SAE 2016 World Congress and Exhibition

April 12-14, 2016

Detroit, Michigan, USA

Cobo Center

Technical Program

Technical Sessions

The solutions-oriented Technical Sessions at SAE World Congress provide the perfect opportunity for engineering professionals to discover, collaborate, and engage with peers from around the globe. These Technical Sessions, developed by industry professionals to maximize relevance, are designed to allow industry members of all levels to gather relevant and stimulating information to enhance skills and creativity.

Technical Sessions by Technology

Technical Sessions by Day

Tech Hub - returning for 2016!

The Tech Hub, located on the Exhibit Floor, will enhance the knowledge, innovative thinking, and information sharing of mobility engineers worldwide. Featured experts from consumer, aerospace, motorsports, and other mobility industries will address innovations ideas via SAE TechTalks. The Tech Hub offers a series of interactive activities to provide impactful exposure to truly innovative ideas and concepts all geared towards examining the influences on future vehicles.

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Technical Expert Panels

Keynote Speakers

At SAE World Congress, a Keynote speaker is most often an industry, media or government thought leader that provides an informative or engaging keynote discussion for the Industry.

Announcing 2016 World Congress Keynotes

Management Program

AVL Technology Leadership Center
Automotive strategic business matters are the key feature of the Technology Leadership Center. Industry leaders, thought leaders, and senior executives are selected to participate as moderators and panelists.

FEV Innovation Forum
The Innovation Forum sessions focus on important issues and advances in vehicle and propulsion system technologies. Panels formed by High Level Technical Managers deliver information on technologies being researched, developed, and/or implemented in their organization or within the industry.