Media Registration is Open for SAE 2012 World Congress

WARRENDALE, Pa., April 19, 2012 - Media can register for the SAE 2012 World Congress, which will be held April 24-26 at Cobo Center in Detroit, Mich.

The SAE 2012 World Congress theme, “Get Connected” represents the new and diverse connections that will drive significant advancements in the auto industry of tomorrow. Not only does the theme symbolize literal connections, such as those between vehicles, infrastructure, the Internet, and the nation's electrical grid, but also demonstrates the most fundamental of connections; the connections and relationships between engineers who are developing the next generation vehicle technology.

Host company for the event is Nissan; the Tier One Strategic Partner is GE.

To request press, analyst or public relations credentials, visit http://www.sae.org/congress/registration.htm  or e-mail pr.sae.org .

SAE International is a global association of more than 133,000 engineers and related technical experts in the aerospace, automotive and commercial-vehicle industries. SAE International's core competencies are life-long learning and voluntary consensus standards development. SAE International's charitable arm is the SAE Foundation, which supports many programs, including A World In Motion® and the Collegiate Design Series.

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