SAE International 2019 Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Technologies Symposium Announces Technical Program

SAE International is pleased to announce the details for this year’s program at the SAE 2019 Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Technologies Symposium taking place at Delta Hotels by Marriott Anaheim Garden Grove in California on Feb. 19-21, 2019. This event must-attend event is the HUB for the latest hybrid and electric vehicle technological advances and provides important industry developments from prominent representatives of OEM and supplier companies.
SAE 2019 Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Technologies Symposium is set to explore new solutions, vehicle features, and regulatory information for the hybrid and electric vehicle industries through in-depth sessions focused on real-world data and performance improvements of new systems/components.
The event will kick off on Tuesday, Feb. 19 with presentations focused on vehicle electrification policy and market, autonomous electrified vehicles, electrified vehicle infrastructure, and enabling long-range EV’s. Speakers include:
  • Mark Duvall, Electric Power Research Institute
  • Ivo Steklac, EVgo
  • William Elrick, California Fuel Cell Partnership
  • Charles Zhu, Delta Electronics Inc.
  • Bryan Roos, General Motors
Wednesday, Feb. 20 is set up to focus on Hybrid Electric Vehicles (HEV’s), Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles (PHEV’s), Electric Vehicles (EV’s), and Disruptors. Speakers include:
  • Enio D. Gomes
  • Brett Hinds, Ford Motor Company
  • Noritaka Yamaguchi, Honda R&D Co., Ltd.
  • Peter Savagian
  • Rick Rajaie, NIO, Inc.
Thursday, Feb. 21 will conclude with sessions focused on alternative vehicle applications, electrified powertrain systems and components, and ESS-advances in and beyond li-ion. Speakers include:
  • Slobodan Misanovic, GSP Belgrade & University of Kragujevac
  • Nityananda J Hadya, Robert Bosch LLC
  • Daniel Benchetrite, Valeo
  • Benjamin Hibberd, MAHLE Powertrain LLC
  • M. Harenbrock, Mann + Hummel GmbH
  • Leyton Munoz, Hirtenberger Automotive Safety
  • Ali Sarafraz, Supplies for Industry Inc.
  • Patrick Lindemann, Schaeffler
  • BOB Taenaka, Ford Motor Company
Now in its 16th consecutive year, this event provides vehicle design engineers and management with a forum to share and discuss the latest technology, applications, and overall development challenges for electric and hybrid-electric vehicles through lively discussions and ample networking opportunities. To learn more about the SAE Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Technologies Symposium or to register, visit
For information on exhibit or sponsorship opportunities, please contact Linda Wagner at or 1-724-772.4062.
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