SAE International On-Board Diagnostics Symposium Slated for September in Indianapolis

WARRENDALE, Pa., May 9, 2013 - Industry experts from around the world will share their knowledge concerning the latest scientific discoveries and technological innovations during the “SAE International 2013 On-Board Diagnostics Symposium,” which will be held Sept. 25-27 at the Indianapolis Marriott Downtown.

The 2013 On-Board Diagnostics Symposium is the premier global event focused on-board diagnostics technologies, regulations and standards. All research, design, and testing engineers; regulatory and service personnel; and other industry professionals should attend this event.

“This OBD meeting is a clear example of where SAE International technical meetings provide engineers with the opportunity to learn from others in many ways; presentations and discussions with peers are the way in which we learn. In fast-changing environments there is no better way,” Professor Bernard J. Challen, BSc(Eng) MSc, CEngm, Chief Executive, Shoreham Services, Engineering Consultancy, said.

Attendees will benefit from:


- Education about the latest OBD technology and regulations in the industry


- Ample networking opportunities to make connections with key players in the brake industry including members from the California Air Resources Board (CARB)


- Access to high-level, decision-making audience from both industry, academia and government

For more information on the event, visit To request media credentials, email or call 1-724-772-8522.

SAE International is a global association of more than 138,000 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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