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Journalists Invited to Attend SAE International Symposium on Electric Powertrain Technologies in Stuttgart, Germany

WARRENDALE, Pa., Oct. 31, 2014 -

Journalists and members of the media are invited to attend the SAE International’s Electric Powertrain Technologies Symposium, which will be held Nov. 19  at the Le Meridien Hotel in Stuttgart, Germany.

Attendees of this year’s symposium can expect to hear the latest news, opinions, and technology features from component and system suppliers, and vehicle manufactures. Presentations will include the latest and most important information about electric powertrain technologies, how these affect the market, the value chain, and ultimately the product.

A new addition to the program this year includes a session addressing e-motorsports that will focus on the increasing use of dedicated electrification and electric vehicles in motorsports. Also, industry leaders from European and Asian hybrid vehicle and component manufacturers will present features and strategies in technical sessions that will directly point to the synergies and rapid growth in market for vehicle electrification.

The symposium includes technical sessions on charging systems and hardware electronics as well as a brand new session that will unveil innovative technology from the realm of e-motorsports. And, attendees will be able to test drive a Ford C-MAX Energi Plug-In Hybrid. To learn more, visit

For more information on the SAE 2014 Electric Powertrain Technologies Symposium, visit To request media credentials, email or call 1-724-772-8522.

SAE International is a global association committed to being the ultimate knowledge source for the engineering profession. By uniting over 148,000 engineers and technical experts, we drive knowledge and expertise across a broad spectrum of industries. We act on two priorities: encouraging a lifetime of learning for mobility engineering professionals and setting the standards for industry engineering. We strive for a better world through the work of our philanthropic SAE Foundation, including programs like A World in Motion® and the Collegiate Design Series™.

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