Annual Celebration

Due to concerns around the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the SAE Foundation has made the responsible decision to postpone the SAE Foundation Annual Celebration until Fall 2021.

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Discovering the Unimaginable: The SAE Foundation 2021 Annual Celebration

SAE Foundation Annual Celebration 2020

Fall 2021, we will gather in Detroit, Michigan to celebrate and pay tribute to the career accomplishments and generous spirit of the men and women who inspire the next generation of innovators.

Mark ReussWe will also be honoring Mark Reuss, President of General Motors, with our 2021 Industry Leadership Award.

For more information about the event or sponsorship opportunities, please contact us at +1-724-772-8508 or

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