SAE 2011 World Congress

SAE Detroit Section Meeting

Featuring the Chevrolet Volt

Wednesday, April 13
W1-51 and W1-52 (1st Floor)
Cobo Center
5:30 p.m. - Social Hour
6:30 p.m. - Dinner
7:30 p.m. - Presentation

Don't miss the popular SAE Detroit Section Meeting featuring the Chevrolet Volt. Ticket holders are invited to attend the social hour prior to the meeting, providing the perfect opportunity to interact with engineering professionals and peers.

The SAE Detroit Section is the largest SAE section with over 9,000 members, from southeastern lower Michigan, including Ann Arbor, Jackson, and Toledo. The event is open to both industry and SAE members.

This event is not included with your SAE 2011 World Congress registration. Tickets can be purchased in advance through the Detroit Section website at Only a limited number of tickets will be available for purchase onsite. Tickets are $40/SAE member, $45/non-member, and $15/SAE student member.

SAE Detroit Section Student Exhibit Competition
Main Lobby, Cobo Center
Tuesday, April 12
Competition: 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

The SAE Detroit Section will host the Annual Student Exhibit Competition during SAE 2011 World Congress. The exhibits showcase SAE collegiate chapter activities and projects. It is a great opportunity for automotive manufacturers and suppliers, as well as alumni, to learn more about the innovative engineering efforts in which SAE collegiate chapters worldwide are engaged.

Exhibits also detail the novel design concepts, engineering analyses, and manufacturing methods employed to construct SAE collegiate design competition vehicles (many of which will be on display). Exhibits will be on display all week. Cash prizes will be awarded to the top three schools. Come see for yourself the remarkable new technologies these enthusiastic and creative young engineers have on display. Sponsored by Eaton Corporation

SAE Detroit Section Poster Competition
Main Lobby, Cobo Center
Local high school students incorporated the SAE 2011 World Congress theme "Charging Forward Together" into their posters. The top ten winning posters will be on display all week. Sponsored by BorgWarner