Mobility Electronics the Focus of 40th Annual SAE 2014 Convergence - Chrysler Group is Host Company

WARRENDALE, Pa., Jan. 27, 2014 - For decades, the SAE Convergence has brought together technology leaders from across the Globe to address the impact of electronics systems and the issues critical to mobility electronics implementation. This year’s event features a compelling line-up focusing on the most relevant issues surrounding electronics technology.

Now in its 40th year, this year's event will feature a theme of “Evolving the Customer Experience through the Transformation of Electronics.” The SAE 2014 Convergence will be held Oct. 21-22, 2014, at COBO Center in Detroit.

Host Company is Chrysler Group LLC and the Convergence Executive Leadership team includes:

-           General Chair: Chris Barman, Unit Responsible – Electrical/Electronics Engineering, Chrysler Group LLC

-           Vice Chair:  Tim Callard, Uconnect Business Development & Product Planning, Chrysler Group LLC

-           Technical Program Chair:  Steve Buckley, Design Responsible – E/E Active Chassis and Safety, Chrysler Group LLC

For more information on the SAE 2014 Convergence, 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™.

- -