ANNUAL CELEBRATION AWARDS
Industry leaders and young professionals are recognized for their contributions to the world of mobility at the SAE Foundation Annual Celebration with the Gordon Millar Award, DENSO Young Industry Leadership Award, and the Industry Leadership Award.
SAE Foundation Industry Leadership Award
The Industry Leadership Award recognizes individuals who have made significant contributions to the mobility industry by achieving a significant amount of success in their STEM careers, demonstrating innovation and risk taking, establishing a new direction which challenged their industry, and making an impact through philanthropic contributions, community education, or government activities.
Young Industry Leadership Award
Awarded to promote careers in the engineering community by recognizing men and women who have significant accomplishments and who show potential for significant leadership growth in industry. Nominees must have less than 12 years of industry experience.
Gordon Millar Award
The Millar award recognizes an individual or organization that best demonstrates continuous philanthropic support of the SAE Foundation’s mission to encourage and increase student participation and achievement in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. The award is funded by AVL.
Ableson Award for Visionary Leadership
This award is the highest recognition that the SAE Foundation Trustees bestow upon an individual who has exhibited exemplary leadership that benefited SAE International, the SAE Foundation, and/or SAE Foundation Canada.