SAE Event Call for Papers

Take the first step to becoming an industry expert today.  Get started with just 250 words!

SAE International® is seeking engineering professionals with innovative research to share and present to the mobility industry at their 2022 events.

Mobility engineers rely on research and insights like yours in order to make critical decisions that impact the industry. Presented in front of the right audience, your ideas can rapidly transform into solutions that will help today’s engineers solve the critical challenges impacting the global mobility industry.

Getting started is easy, submit your 250 word abstract today for consideration. If your abstract is selected by the SAE committee, you will be supported at each milestone by the full resources of SAE International to help you develop your manuscript to be presented at the event.

Click each event below to learn more. All that’s needed today is a short abstract. Submit your abstract for consideration today!

Grove City, CA & On-Demand

Hybrid and EV Symposium, an SAE Sustainability Event

September 13-15, 2022

The Hybrid and EV Symposium – the nation’s premier event for hybrid and electric vehicle technology – brings together the EV community to discuss the development of vehicle electrification, current and future challenges, technical issues and solutions, recent advancements, and so much more. Don’t miss this opportunity to engage with and learn from leading electric and hybrid-electric vehicle engineers from OEMs, supplier companies, and government and regulatory entities.

Topics of interest for the 2022 program include:

  • Battery Technology
  • Electric Motors
  • Fuel Cell Applications
  • Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Powertrains
  • Life Cycle Analysis
  • Sustainability (Reuse and Recycling)

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Grove City, CA & On-Demand

On-Board Diagnostics Symposium-Americas

September 13-15, 2022

On-Board Diagnostics Symposium-Americas (OBD-Americas) is the industry’s relied-upon resource for regulatory updates and standards reviews for light- and heavy-duty emissions controls.  Here, you will interact with top U.S. and European companies, California Air Resource Board (CARB), Asian companies, and ground vehicle manufacturers and suppliers from around the globe as they discuss the most current and changing emission rules and regulations, and technologies associated with on-board monitoring and calibration systems.

Topics of interest for the 2022 program include, but are not limited to:

  • Euro 7 / VII
  • China emissions and OBD
  • OBD lessons learned
  • OBD applications for:
    • Gasoline and diesel engines
    • Hybrids
    • Off-road vehicles
    • Automated vehicles
    • Motorcycles
    • Electric
    • Fuel Cell
  • OBD and emissions reduction research
  • OBD standards development
  • OBD testing and certification
  • OBD system and component development
  • OBD cybersecurity
  • OEM perspectives
  • On-board monitoring (OBM)
  • Emissions measurement and testing
  • Regulations
  • Servicing
  • Diagnostics / OBD Communications

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European Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure Conference, an SAE Sustainability Event

November 9-10, 2022

The European Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure Conference, an SAE Sustainability Event, is a first-of-its-kind digital event that brings together vehicle manufacturers, energy companies, and regional and EU-wide government agencies to move forward the considerations and infrastructure needed to quickly bring electric vehicles to mass adoption. This online event will thoroughly explore topics like bi-directional charging, metering, infrastructure, consumer adoption, and the numerous other components needed to make Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) charging and Electric Vehicle-to-Grid (EV2G) interactions a reality.

Submit your individual-led session or multi-person panel idea today. We arere looking for all topics related to 21st-century sustainable transportation, including but not limited to: 

  • Charging Infrastructure
  • Reliability
  • Safety
  • Regulation
  • Design
  • Smart & Autonomous Vehicles
  • Cybersecurity
  • Smart Cities
  • Testing & Simulation

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Fort Worth, Texas & On-Demand


March 14-16, 2023

AeroTech is the premier global aerospace technology conference and exhibition focused on virtually every facet of modern aerospace and defense mobility, including platform, system, subsystem, component and material research and development, engineering, manufacturing assembly, test and verification certification, integration, deployment, sustainment, safety, security and sustainability.  Innovators and thought leaders from the global aerospace community convene annually at AeroTech to share the latest advancements and achievements, technical knowledge and innovations, discuss challengers and practical solutions, discover new technologies and techniques, uncover trends and opportunities, network, and collaborate.

Topics of interest for the 2023 program include, but are not limited to:

  • Advanced Air Mobility
  • Aircraft Systems
  • Business, Economics & Forecasting
  • Engineering
  • Fastening, Assembly & Tooling
  • Disruptive Technology
  • Flight Sciences
  • Manufacturing
  • Materials
  • Power, Thermal & Propulsion
  • Safety & Security
  • Sustainment, Obsolescence & Supply Chain 
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Detroit, MI & On-Demand


April 18-20, 2023

SAE International’s WCX is the premier global automotive technical conference and exhibition focused on virtually every facet of modern automotive mobility, including platform, system, subsystem, and component research & development, engineering, manufacturing, assembly, test and verification, certification, integration, deployment, maintenance, and continued safety, security, and sustainability.

Harness this opportunity to demonstrate your expertise and thought leadership by presenting your latest work, sharing your knowledge, and networking and collaborating with engineers, executives, regulators, researchers, scientists, academia, and other key decision makers from across the global automotive ecosystem.

Topics of interest for the following technology tracks:

  • Advanced Propulsion / Powertrain
  • Automotive Electronics / Automated & Connectivity / Vehicle IoT / Smart City
  • Body / Chassis / Occupant and Pedestrian Safety / Structure
  • Integrated Design
  • Smart Manufacturing
  • Military Ground Vehicles
  • Emissions / Environment / Sustainability / Thermal Management
  • Materials & Lightweighting
  • NVH
  • Motorsports Engineering
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With just three simple steps, it's easy to be a presenter with SAE!

Step 1: Submit an Abstract

Getting started is simple. All that is needed today is a paragraph! Describe your topic in 250 words or less. Include the main facts about your work and how it’s unique from other published work.

Click here for the full process.

Step 2: Submit Your Manuscript

If your abstract is approved, you will be well-equipped with SAE’s premier resources and guidance to help you develop a completed technical paper.

Step 3: Finalize Manuscript and Prepare Your Presentation

Following a round of peer reviews, you can finalize and submit your SAE technical paper and begin to prepare for your presentation at the event. Your technical paper will be made available through SAE MOBILUS®, alongside the most prestigious researchers and innovators across the world. This database contains the most comprehensive collection of technical papers across all segments of the mobility industry.

Interested in being published?

SAE Scholarly Journal - Learn more about submitting a paper in one of SAE’s 12 Scholarly Journals focused on state-of-the-art research findings that advance mobility knowledge and solutions for the benefit of humanity.

Non-Event Technical Paper – Not interested in presenting? You can still submit your paper at any time to be published and made available on SAE MOBILUS®, SAE’s robust online digital library platform