sae at home

SAE@Home Video Series

As the world adopts a new way of doing business, SAE International continues to deliver on our mission to connect and educate mobility professionals to enable safe, clean, and accessible mobility solutions.

Welcome to SAE@Home, an on-demand video series. Explore how we are evolving our programs to meet the changing needs of our stakeholders and learn from some of the brightest in the mobility industry whose solutions are shaping our views of the future.

During a time of self-distancing and reduced social interaction, intellectual stimulation and professional growth matter more than ever. Elizabeth Melville, SAE’s Director of Learning, shares some inspiration and free SAE resources to help you invest in yourself for continued growth and learning as you look to create the mobility solutions of tomorrow.

The aviation industry continues to look for ways to innovate and ideate to create a new future. David Alexander, SAE’s Director of Aerospace Standards, looks at the ways the industry is adapting to the current climate and shares some of the SAE aerospace standards in development, including efforts in additive manufacturing, artificial intelligence, and hybrid and electric propulsion.

Could COVID-19 actually accelerate change to a virtual world? What will be the impact on the transportation, healthcare and education sectors? SAE International Contributor Rahul Razdan, Senior Strategy and Technology Executive, offers his expertise to uncover how disruptive digital solutions can accelerate trends across multiple sectors to create an exciting future. For more insights from Rahul Razdan, visit his SAE author page, here.

On June 16-18, 2020, SAE’s signature mobility event goes virtual for the first ever WCX™ Digital Summit. Marc LeDuc, Senior Content Developer for SAE’s Engineering Events, provides an update on what to expect during the WCX Digital Summit. Three days, over 300 hours of content and on-demand sessions, and thousands of valuable connections, all gathering to address the impacts on mobility in the past and the innovative pivots the industry is called to make in order to best serve communities in the future.

While much of the world has shifted to work from home, social distancing and virtual engagements for the time-being, that doesn’t mean there still aren’t opportunities to connect. Donna Edenhart, SAE’s Director of Membership, talks about what remote opportunities are available for SAE members—including Member Connection, mentorship and volunteering—to remain engaged.

On June 2-3, 2020, the aerospace community will come together virtually to collaborate for the first ever AeroTech® Digital Summit. Frank Bokulich, Program Content & Business Development Manager for SAE’s Engineering Events, provides an update on what to expect during the AeroTech Digital Summit, as attendees can engage in live and on-demand content to address the growing challenges in the evolving aerospace industry, especially during the current climate.

What is the lasting impact that COVID-19 will have on the autonomous vehicle startup community? Sven Beiker, Founder and Managing Director at Silicon Valley Mobility, LLC, and External Advisor for SAE’s Silicon Valley Office, shares his perspective on what shifting consumer behaviors could mean for startup technology funding and innovation, and how we can work together to create a strong mobility future.

SAE members, volunteers and employees are working tirelessly to support their industries, while helping steer SAE products and initiatives forward. Melinda Rombold, SAE’s Chief Human Resource Officer, sits down to commend these efforts and share her thoughts on concepts that have emerged during quarantine that can be incorporated when back in the office.

The benefits of automated vehicle technology have become especially evident during this time where closeness is discouraged. Jack Pokrzywa, SAE’s Director of Global Ground Vehicle Standards, details the standards currently in development by SAE technical experts to create a safe and efficient AV framework for advancing the future of mobility.

Whether you’re an industry veteran looking to continue learning and growing, or a college student anticipating entry into the mobility workforce, explore ways to inspire your future from the comfort of home. Chris Ciuca, SAE’s Vice President of Programs, shares how SAE is expanding our portfolio to keep our members engaged in the global mobility community.

In a time where movement is limited, mobility has never been more essential. Frank Menchaca, SAE’s Chief Growth Officer, discusses how together we continue to develop solutions to advance the automotive, aerospace and commercial vehicle industries. From virtual events and on-demand learning to online standards development meetings, our contributors continue to build the future of mobility.