Automated & Connected

WCX World Congress Experience

Bringing You the Future of Mobility

April 9-11, 2019 Detroit, MI, United States SAE International 3 Day Conference

Mobility is progressing at rapid-fire pace and staying ahead of the curve means standing shoulder-to-shoulder with industry leaders who are transforming inspiration into action.

WCX™ World Congress Experience is the mobility industry’s most-anticipated annual event for forward-thinking engineers, executives, OEMs, suppliers, decision-makers, disruptors and the entire spectrum of the mobility-engineering field. Experience three days of expert-led technical education, peer-to-peer networking, a technology-driven exhibit floor and global mobility solutions that are shifting the marketplace. From IoT, Big Data and connectivity to automated and unmanned vehicles, and from safety, blockchain and powertrain to sustainability and cybersecurity, WCX covers every corner of the industry—right in the beating heart of The Motor City.

This is where things happen. Where business gets done. Where you are in the driver’s seat—and the possibilities are endless. 

Keynote Speakers

Explore Charles Payne’s Wall Street predictions for the mobility industry in Tuesday’s opening keynote, and gain insight into how AI enables the future of technology from Mobileye’s Erez Dagan in his plenary keynote on Wednesday. Learn more.

Registration is open for the WCX World Congress Experience 2019

The future of mobility is constantly in motion, and nowhere is the spirit of innovation and exploration more evident than at WCX World Congress Experience. Presented by SAE International, WCX propels the mobility industry forward through a convergence of engineering, research, design and technology. It’s where the brightest minds in mobility meet for three days of interactive learning, expert insight, collaboration and inspiration.

Highlights of the WCX 2019

Leadership Summit – The WCX Leadership Summit is an influential gathering of technology experts and industry executives, all driven to move business and technology forward and shape the future of mobility. In 2019, the Leadership Summit meets with the Tech Hub to bring pioneering thought and innovative ideas to a single forum for collaborative thinking.

Technical Program – With an emphasis on learning, WCX offers an educational program that appeals to all learning styles and tackles all the latest topics of interest to industry professionals, including:

  • Additive Manufacturing
  • Advancements in Materials and Lightweighting
  • Automotive Electronics
  • Body and Chassis Connectivity
  • Design and Manufacturing
  • Environment and Emissions
  • EV and Fuel Cell Propulsion
  • ICE Powertrain Industry 4.0
  • IoT and Blockchain
  • Occupant and Pedestrian
  • Safety
  • Smart Cities
  • Structures
  • Sustainability
  • Thermal Management

Innovation in Motion: WCX 2019 Exhibition Floor – Experience an enhanced WCX 2019 Exhibition Floor, the nexus of new ideas, innovations, technology, products and services. A dynamic showcase of new and emerging developments, this is the focal point of the future of business and technology – the home of the Leadership Summit, Keynote Sessions, Learning Lab and Knowledge Bar. And it’s where specialized pavilions – Connect2Car and Lightweighting and Materials – take new technology to the next level with a focus on the very latest in innovation.

 Journalists and other members of the media seeking credentials should email or call 1-724-772-8522.

Learn More: David Schutt, CEO, SAE International - WCX 2018

Watch as SAE International CEO David Schutt explains why you need to attend WCX. 

Learn More: The WCX World Crongress Experience

Drive the mobility industry forward at WCX World Congress Experience, the event of the year. An interactive exploration of engineering, research, design and technology, WCX is where visionary ideas are brought to light and the future of automotive innovation comes into focus.

About SAE International

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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