Saturday, October 26
Formula SAE ® Workshop
8:00 a.m.  - 4:00 p.m.
Lawrence Technological University, Southfield

Registration closes October 15

Join us for an interactive workshop designed to provide valuable information to make Formula SAE design teams more successful. Teams are encouraged to bring their vehicles to discuss challenges and share ideas.

The workshop will consist of a morning session covering various topics relating to the Formula SAE Competition, and a selection of breakout sessions will take place in the afternoon. Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided.

Topics include:
  • Competition Overview
  • Design Consideration
  • Team Organization
  • 2020 Rule Changes
  • Sponsorship
Sponsorship Form
Campus Map
Building Map

Important Note: Workshop is open to all students. Registration will close Tuesday, October 15 (or when sold out). No onsite registration or refunds after October 18. Times and speakers subject to change.

If you would like to sponsor the event, or for more information, email Roxanne Loeffler or call (248) 324-4445 ext. 3.

Hosted by: Lawrence Technological University

Sponsored by: The Agile Group, Kaz Technologies, Mechanical Simulation

and Performance Electronics

Students - Collegiate
GM Heritage Center Tour
Thursday, November 7
3:30 – 5:00 p.m.
Sterling Heights

Registration closes November 5

Are you thinking of a team building holiday activity? Maybe meet up with a customer before the holiday rush or spend some time around a cool car collection. Back by popular demand, SAE Detroit Section has arranged this exclusive afternoon tour, which normally is only open to GM employees, analysts, and the media.

The GM Heritage Center is not just a museum, but a cross between the ultimate automotive enthusiast's garage and a living repository of automotive history.

This is a great opportunity for SAE members to invite a young professional, take advantage of the landscape, and experience the history.


Important Note: Tour is limited to SAE members and their guests. Registration will close November 5. No onsite registration or refunds after October 31.

For more information, email Roxanne Loeffler or call (248) 324-4445 ext. 3.
Tuesday, November 19
Ford Explorer Vehicle Event

5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Ford Conference & Event Center
1151 Village Rd., Dearborn

Registration closes November 14

5:30 - 6:30 p.m. Social Hour sponsored by Faurecia
6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Dinner
7:30 - 8:30 p.m. Presentation

SAE members and guests will have the opportunity to hear a presentation from key members of the Ford Team surrounding the development of the Ford Explorer.


David Filipe, Vice President, Ford Global Powertrain Engineering
Ford Motor Company
Adam Gryglak, Chief Engineer, Ford Explorer/Police
Ford Motor Company
Bill Gubing, Enterprise Product Line Manager, Utilities and Passenger Vehicles
Ford Motor Company
Ali Jammoul, Engineering Director, North America Engineering
Ford Motor Company

Important Note: Registration will close November 14 (or when sold out). No onsite registration or refunds after November 12.

For more information, email or call (248) 324-4445 ext. 1

Vehicle Event