Discover New Connections

Take Advantage of Top-Tier Networking Opportunities

Don’t miss the opportunity to connect with your peers who are looking to build relationships, share best practices, uncover solutions and discover the innovations that will move the industry forward. With a lineup of special virtual gatherings  throughout the event, you can make the right connections with thought leaders and peers from around the world.

Rev Up 2030
Diversity Equity & Inclusion: Progress Over Perfection

CADIA and SAE International have partnered to present Rev Up 2030, to be held in concurrence with the WCX 2021, North America’s largest mobility engineering event. Rev Up 2030 will feature industry experts, panel discussions and case studies in diversity and inclusion.

New for 2021, Rev Up 2030 will offer an optional pre–meeting offering on Friday, April 9, 2021: Foundational Elements of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion: The History, Business Case and Essential Understanding of DEI.

Company DEI champions and advocates, diverse professionals, and anyone interested in learning more about the automotive industry and Diversity, Equity & Inclusion should attend.

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Discover trends and investment perspectives for pre-market automotive products, systems and innovations at the 13th annual GAMIC Challenge. Witness as the finalists present their new and innovative technologies. More than $300K in-kind services, professional services and cash will be awarded to selected winners.

The 13th Annual GAMIC Competition hosts Start-Up Companies from: Canada, France, Russia, Turkey and USA.

*Separate registration required.

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Pre-Recorded Women’s Roundtable Discussion: Moving Innovation Forward

With the evolution of automation, MaaS, connectivity, smart Infrastructure and vehicle electrification based upon the economic climate, managers within the mobility industry are having to look at new development and implementation strategies for innovations.  

Hear a panel of today’s leading women in mobility and the authors of two new book releases from SAE talk about the impact of the new normal on leading teams to create innovative products based upon consumer demand and a need for safer more efficient vehicles.

Introduction: Terry Barclay, Inforum
Moderator: Kristin (Schondorf) Slanina, TrueCar
Jackie Birdsall, Toyota
Raelyn Holmes, Pratt Whitney
Desi Ujkashevic, Ford
Karen Folger, Vice President, Robert Bosch LLC.
Closing Remarks: Carla Baillo, CAR
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Pre-Recorded: SAE Sits Down with DTE Energy and talks EVs Grid Preparedness

Hear the sit down with Sean Gouda at DTE Energy for his exciting talk with SAE International about electrification and how his Detroit-based diversified energy company is preparing to handle for the influx of EVs including fleet, heavy duty and ground vehicle following the recent OEM strategy announcements and the CA 2035 mandate.

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See Sean Gouda in action at the Leadership Summit during the WCX Digital Summit in the roundtable discussion on EVs – Customer Choice or Forced by Legislation.

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