SAE International is a global association of more than 128,000 engineers and related technical experts in the aerospace, automotive and commercial-vehicle industries. Read More

SAE International Offers Seminars in Birmingham, Ala.

WARRENDALE, Pa., July 12, 2007 - SAE International will offer professional development seminars starting in August at the Southern Research Institute in Birmingham, Ala. 

All seminars run from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.  Engineering and technical professionals from the automotive and aerospace industries are encouraged to attend.

The seminars scheduled for 2007 include: 

Engineering Project Management
When: Aug. 6-7
Instructor: Angelo E. Mago, Senior Consultant and Owner, ATM Consulting, Inc.

Design of Experiments – Basic Simplified Taguchi
When: Aug. 8-9
nstructor: Phillip J. Ross, President, Quality Services International, Inc.

ANOVA for Design of Experiments
When: Aug. 10
nstructor: Phillip J. Ross, President, Quality Services International, Inc.

Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing – Level 1
When: Oct. 22-24
Instructor: Barry W. Heathcotte, individual consultant

Six Sigma Lean Enterprise Process Improvement
When: Oct. 25-26
Instructor: J. Richard Zelonka, President and Chief Executive Officer, E5 Associates, Inc.

The Basics of Internal Combustion Engines
When: Nov. 28-29
Instructor: William Mark McVea, Founder and Chief Technical Officer, KBE+, Inc.

Strategic Leadership
When: Dec. 5-7
Instructor: Joseph Doyle, Principal, Strategic Insights

Additional seminars at this location are planned for 2008.

For more information about these and all of SAE International's seminars, visit  Fee will be waived for reporters who receive accreditation; please e-mail your request to