SAE International to Host Silicon Valley Quarterfinals of GAMIC Innovation Challenge

For the second straight year, SAE International will host the quarterfinals of the Global Automotive and Mobility Innovation Challenge (GAMIC).

Presented by the SAE Innovations in Mobility Meetup Group, the event will be held at Prospect Silicon Valley on Monday, Dec. 4, from 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Founded in 2008, GAMIC invites innovators from around the globe to apply to compete in one of four innovation categories for a total of more than $300,000 in cash and in-kind commercialization services. The categories include:

  • Vehicle Electrification, V2X, Advanced Mobility

  • Advanced Materials, Sensors, Actuators, Manufacturing Processes

  • Infotainment, Auto Consumer / Value-Add, Value Chain /Business Model, Security

  • New High Value / Disruptive Technology Innovations

Finalists will compete for the grand prize at WCX™: SAE World Congress Experience, April 10-12, 2018, in Detroit.

CLICK HERE to RSVP for the 2nd Annual Silicon Valley GAMIC Quarterfinals Meetup.

Anyone interested in submitting a startup to the competition can do so by visiting the GAMIC website at

SAE International is a global association committed to being the ultimate knowledge source for the engineering profession. By uniting over 127,000 engineers and technical experts, we drive knowledge and expertise across a broad spectrum of industries. We act on two priorities: encouraging a lifetime of learning for mobility engineering professionals and setting the standards for industry engineering. We strive for a better world through the work of our philanthropic SAE Foundation, including programs like A World in Motion® and the Collegiate Design Series™.

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