Call for Posters

2011 SAE Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress
September 13-14, 2011
Donald E. Stephens Convention Center
Rosemont, Illinois

Deadline March 15, 2011

Abstracts of, must include poster title, author(s) name(s), mailing address, e-mail addresses, and phone number. You will be required to provide art work for a 30" x 40" poster that will remain on display throughout the conference (A written paper is not required but optional)

The COMVEC poster session is a program targeted to stimulate participation among authors and attendees and will provide an excellent forum for authors to present their work in an informal and interactive setting. Posters are ideal for presenting speculative, late-breaking results or for giving an introduction to interesting, innovative work. Posters are intended to provide authors and participants with the ability to connect with each other and to engage in discussions about the work.

The poster should follow the same theme of the general conference focusing on the following:

Autonomous Vehicles
Best Practices
Body Engineering
Braking & Steering Systems
Chassis & Suspension Systems
Cost Control
Design / Simulation / Modeling
Diagnostics / Prognostics / Asset Management
Electrical Systems / Higher Voltages
Electronics / Software / Onboard Diagnostics / Prognostics / RFID
Emissions & Environment / Fuel Economy
End User Perspective
Engine / Engine Controls / Alternate Propulsion / Hybrids
Global Standardization / Harmonization
Hydraulics / Electro Hydraulics / Fluid Power
Lean Practices
Life Cycle
Materials / Alloys / Lightweight Materials
Military Applications & Defense and Dual Use Technology
Noise & Vibration
Operator Environment
Systems Integration & Engineering
Workforce Development

Abstracts should be submitted via MyTechZone no later than march 15 ( submit to session code CV800 as oral only) Please include the topic area to which you would like your submission considered along with a poster title, complete contact information including email address and a brief word abstract. Questions should be directed to Nicole Iorfido at 724-772-7570 or Sherry Kramer 724-772-7150.