Friday, July 28
Golf Outing
7:00 a.m. Registration/Breakfast
8:00 a.m. Shotgun Start
Fox Hills Golf and Banquet Center
8768 North Territorial Rd., Plymouth

Help fund the SAE Detroit Section Scholarship and STEM Programs

The day will begin with a networking breakfast followed by a shotgun start (scramble format) and end with a sit-down dinner. Fox Hills is proud to be a Certified Audubon Sanctuary golf course providing the best in course conditions while being dedicated to the care and preservation of the environment.

The golf outing is open to members and non-members. The event and the Fox Hills course fills up quickly so make sure you register early. Each foursome leader will be notified by email approximately one week prior to the event with hole assignments and registration details.

Individual - $200
Foursome - $800
Hole Sponsor - $1,000

Sponsorship Opportunities:
Gold Sponsor $2,500
- Two foursomes
- Two lawn signs with company logo
- Company logo on sponsor banner and print material
- Two sponsor signs
- One display table at event
- Two full-page ads in online Supercharger

Silver Sponsor $2,000
- One foursome
- One lawn sign with company logo
- Company logo on sponsor banner and print material
- Two sponsor signs
- Full-page ad in online Supercharger

Bronze Sponsor $1,500
- One foursome
- One lawn sign with company logo
- Company logo on sponsor banner and print material
- Two sponsor signs
- Half-page ad in online Supercharger

Hole Sponsor $1,000
- One foursome
- One lawn sign with company logo
- Company logo on sponsor banner and print material

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Additional registration and sponsorship information

Important Note: Registration closes July 14 at 4:00 p.m. (or when sold out). No refunds after July 14. No onsite registration.

For more information, email Roxanne Loeffler or call (248) 324-4445 ext. 3.
 
Jul 28

Golf Outing

Golf Outing
Thursday, August 17
Car Show & Networking Night Event
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Woodward Avenue Brewers (WAB)
22646 Woodward Ave., Ferndale

As people rev up for the Woodward Dream Cruise, Woodward Avenue Brewers (WAB) is a prime location on Woodward for a sneak peek of what’s to come.

We encourage you to bring the whole family and check out some really cool cars while networking with other SAE members. This will be a private event on the patio. Pizza, salad, and soft drinks will be provided and a cash bar will be available.

The Car Show is open to custom or classic cars and will take place in a reserved parking lot right behind the WAB. To add some excitement to the night, guests will have an opportunity to vote for their favorite car until 7:00 p.m. The winner will receive a trophy and bragging rights.

Only 25 car spaces will be available, so be sure to register early. Wristbands will be provided onsite to allow guests access to the patio area where the food will be served.

How do I register my vehicle for the Car Show?
Click "Register" below to enter your vehicle in the Car Show. Vehicles must be registered by Friday, August 11. Each entry includes two wristbands for admission. The parking lot behind the WAB has been reserved exclusively for Car Show entries. Each vehicle will need to be in the lot no later than 4:30 p.m. and will be assigned a space.

How do I register for a wristband?
Click "Register" below to purchase a wristband. This provides access to the patio and parking lot to view the vehicles. Wristbands will be distributed onsite at the registration tent. There is no charge for children 12 and younger, however, please register them to be included in the food count.

Important Note: Car registration closes Friday, August 11 at 4:00 p.m. (or when car spots are full). No refunds after August 10. Alcoholic beverages are neither supplied nor purchased by SAE Detroit Section. The Section advises attendees to drink responsibly and exercise good judgment at events.

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Sponsorship details

For more information, email Julie Beattie or call (248) 324-4445 ext. 1.
Networking Night
Thursday, September 7
2018 Ford Expedition Vehicle Event
5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Ford Conference & Event Center
1151 Village Rd., Dearborn

Agenda
5:30 - 6:30 p.m. Social Hour sponsored by Magna International
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 2018 Ford Expedition.

Speakers
David Filipe, Vehicle Line Director - North America Truck/Sport Utility Vehicles/Commercial Vehicles, Ford Motor Company
Todd Hoevener, Chief Program Engineer - Expedition, Ford Motor Company
Ali Jammoul, Engineering Director, Vehicle Components and Systems Engineering, Body on Frame Vehicle Applications, Ford Motor Company
Mike Kipley, Vehicle Engineering Manager - Expedition, Ford Motor Company

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Important Note: Registration will close Tuesday, September 5 at 4:00 p.m. (or when sold out).
There will be no onsite ticket sales and no refunds after August 31.

For more information, email Julie Beattie or call (248) 324-4445 ext. 1.
Vehicle Event
Thursday, September 14
LINK Engineering Tour
8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
LINK Dearborn Technical Center
401 Southfield Road, Dearborn

SAE Detroit Section has arranged this exclusive tour for its members and their guests. Dearborn’s LINK's DearbornTechnical Center is the largest testing laboratory in the world. The 120,000 square feet facility is located in Dearborn, MI, and has been in operation since 2011. The test facility serves as LINK’s technical headquarters and supports LINK test operations throughout the world.

The Dearborn Technical Center covers a wide range of testing solutions including: a Servo-hydraulic test laboratory, NVH brake dynamometers, commercial vehicle dynamometers, hub, wheel and bearing test systems, vehicle lifts for vehicle instrumentation and testing, secure vehicle storage, and a chemical testing laboratory.

The facility’s laboratory space is filled with a blend of new equipment, existing assets and customer-owned equipment operated by LINK staff. The facility offers versatile testing capabilities, ranging from laboratory testing, vehicle testing, and access to various proving grounds.

The tour is limited to SAE members and their guests. Pre-registration is required. For more information email Roxanne Loeffler or call (248) 324-4445 ext 3.

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Important Note: Registration closes September 12 at 4:00 p.m. (or when sold out). There will be no onsite registration or refunds after September 7.
Tour
Saturday, September 30
Formula SAE®, Formula SAE® Electric & Formula Hybrid Workshop
8:00 a.m.  - 4:00 p.m.
Lawrence Technological University, Southfield

This Workshop is designed to complement the Spring Workshop, and help Formula SAE® and Formula Hybrid teams with their vehicle development and with the events at the competitions. Formula Hybrid and FSAE® Electric teams are encouraged to bring their cars, and the paperwork that is required for Technical Inspection, as these cars will be used in an afternoon break-out session on Getting through Electrical Technical Inspection. Other teams are also encouraged to bring vehicles to discuss challenges and share ideas.

More details to come.

Sponsorship Details
Campus Map
Building Map

Important Note: Registration closes September 22. Pre-registration is required. No refunds after September 25. No onsite registration.

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 solidThinking

Students - Collegiate
Thursday, October 19
Networking Night
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Hamlin Pub
1988 S. Rochester Rd., Rochester Hills

SAE members and guests will meet to discuss current social and business topics with fellow executive-minded professionals. Bring a few colleagues and make new connections. There is no cost for admission, but everyone is responsible for their own tab.

Sponsorship details

Please note, alcoholic beverages are neither supplied nor purchased by SAE Detroit Section. SAE advises attendees to drink responsibly and exercise good judgment at SAE events.
Networking Night
Wednesday, November 8
2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon Vehicle Event
5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
San Marino Club
1685 E. Big Beaver Road, Troy

Agenda
5:30 - 6:30 p.m. Social Hour
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 FCA Team surrounding the development of the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon.

Important Note: Registration will close Monday, November 6 at 4:00 p.m. (or when sold out).
There will be no onsite ticket sales and no refunds after November 1.

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

Vehicle Event
Wednesday, December 6
2018 GMC Terrain Vehicle Event
5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
San Marino Club
1685 E. Big Beaver Road, Troy

Agenda
5:30 - 6:30 p.m. Social Hour
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 GMC Team surrounding the development of the 2018 GMC Terrain.

Important Note: Registration will close Monday, December 4 at 4:00 p.m. (or when sold out).
There will be no onsite ticket sales and no refunds after November 29.

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

Vehicle Event