SAE 2015 Vehicle Electrification and Connected Vehicle Technology Forum

December 3-4, 2015

Shanghai, China

Crowne Plaza Shanghai



Topic Sessions

  • The Business Case for Electrification
  • Electric/Electrified powertrain technologies
  • Electric motor and controls advancementy
  • Electronics in Engine/Transmission Control and Safety
  • Panel Discussion: Electrification of Vehicle Accessories
  • Connected Vehicle
  • Intelligent Vehicles / Transportation
  • Internet of Vehicles
  • Autonomous / Automated Driving

Forum Highlights

  • Get the latest information on regulatory and industry happenings and products
  • Hear and discuss the latest technology innovations in electronic components and systems.
  • Learn about OEM leadership strategies
  • Understand new business models for connectivity
  • Learn, understand and apply new strategies for electronic controls
  • Hear about leading edge technologies in electronic powertrain control
  • Share experiences and potential solutions with other participants
  • Meet with standards developers to gain better understanding on the proposed changes to standards
  • Network and interact with individuals representing customer, partner, supplier and competitive companies, on a global scale
  • Interact with the global technical leaders

Who Should Attend

  • Traditional powertrain product development and design engineers and managers
  • Electric powertrain product development and design engineers and managers
  • Corporate executives involved in powertrain technology direction and business strategy
  • Those involved in the identification and acquisition of technology and requiring knowledge of how to best utilize patents and technology transfer

Benefits of Attending

  • Get an up-to-date understanding of what is happening in the technology landscape and broader industry that will impact product development
  • Gain insights and considerations for positioning the company, its product line(s) and technologies for the future
  • Learn strategies and immediately applicable techniques for how to find and implement the latest technologies before competitors
  • Understand the current global standards and proposed updates that are forthcoming
  • Meet and network with potential partners involved in advanced/alternative powertrain technologies and systems

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.

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