About SAE International

We are the leader in connecting and educating engineers while promoting, developing and advancing aerospace, commercial vehicle and automotive engineering.

Our Mission: To advance mobility knowledge and solutions for the benefit of humanity.

Our Vision: SAE is the leader in connecting and educating mobility professionals to enable safe, clean, and accessible mobility solutions.

SAE International is a global association of more than 128,000 engineers and related technical experts in the aerospace, automotive and commercial-vehicle industries. Our 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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2017 Annual Report

The Aerospace, Automotive, and Commercial Vehicles industries continue to change. This change, along with new and emerging technologies and business practices compels SAE International to move forward, while remaining true to our mission.

As our industries evolve, so does our business.

In 2017, we responded and deepened our programs, products, and services to advance the knowledge essential for a better society through mobility solutions. Our internal focus met these evolving business needs, contributing to numerous successful initiatives for the global mobility engineering industry.

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