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Journalists Invited to Attend SAE International Symposium on Augmented and Virtual Reality Technologies

WARRENDALE, Pa., Nov. 1, 2016 - Journalists and other credentials media are invited to attend the SAE 2016 Augmented and Virtual Reality Technologies Symposium, which will be held Nov. 14-16 at the Hilton Philadelphia City Avenue, in Philadelphia.

During the symposium, attendees will learn from industry experts on a variety of topics, including discussion of and industry reaction to CARB and EC emission regulations as well as CAFE standards and the latest EPA Tier 3 emissions and fuel regulations, mandated from 2017.

Two panel discussions with augmented and virtual reality (AR/VR) industry leaders will be held, including:

  • Tuesday, Nov. 15 – This panel will provide an outlook at the future of AR/VR. The panel currently consists of Joseph Barkai and Raven Zachary of Object Theory. They will answer the question “what does the future in the augmented-reality age look like?”

  • Wednesday, Nov. 16 – This panel will be moderated by Lorrie J. Sivich of Boeing Research & Technology, will provide presentations of experiences on knowledge transfer using ARVR.

To learn more about the SAE 2016 Augmented and Virtual Reality Technologies Symposium, visit

To request press credentials, email or call 1-724-773-8522.

SAE International is a global association committed to being the ultimate knowledge source for the engineering profession. By uniting more than 127,000 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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