Saturday, June 18

Young Automotive Professionals Conference (YAPC)

8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

General Motors Milford Proving Ground

3300 General Motors Rd., Milford

SAE Detroit Section along with this year’s host, General Motors, invite you to attend the 13th Annual YAPC. The event will include prominent industry leaders in a panel discussion and Q&A on the topic of “Game Changers or Car Dangers?”. The afternoon highlight will be a Ride & Drive event featuring some of GM’s most exciting vehicles on various courses.

The conference is open to anyone 18 years and older (Ride & Drive requires valid driver’s license) and is a great opportunity to network with young professionals in the automotive industry.


8:30 – 9:30 a.m. Registration/Continental Breakfast
9:30 – 10:00 a.m. GM Keynote Speaker – Jim Hentschel, Executive Director & Global
Functional Leader Global 
Advanced Vehicle Development & CAE
General Motors
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.   Presentations and Q&A
12:00 – 12:30 p.m. Networking Lunch
12:30 – 4:00 p.m. Ride & Drive

Important Note: Only 250 spots available. Registration closes June 15 at 4:00 p.m. (or when sold out). 
There will be no onsite ticket sales or refunds after June 10.

Speakers and vehicles are subject to change.

Hosted by General Motors

Sponsored by Absopure Water, Better Made, BOSCH, CoreTechnologie, Elektrobit,
HARMAN International, and P3