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NHTSA Administrator to speak at SAE Intl. World Congress.

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April 1, 2010 - On April 15, NHTSA Administrator, David Strickland will provide keynote address at SAE International 2010 World Congress. Event will showcase leading-edge technologies and illustrate how those technologies can support sustainability. New for 2010, Innovators Only exhibition will feature more than 80 companies who accepted and met SAE 2010 World Congress innovation challenge. Event will also include technology lounges for information exchange and "Chat with the Experts" discussion groups.

Society Of Automotive Engineers, Inc. (SAE) - Warrendale, PA

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NHTSA Administrator David Strickland Scheduled to Speak at SAE International World Congress

Press release date: March 22, 2010

DETROIT, -- David Strickland, Administrator, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, will provide the keynote address on Thursday, April 15 at the SAE International 2010 World Congress at Cobo Center in Detroit. Strickland will speak at 10 a.m. (EDT) in the AVL Technology Leadership Center, located W1-52. Strickland was sworn in January 4, 2010. Prior to his appointment, he served for eight years on the staff of the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation. The SAE 2010 World Congress will be held April 13-15. Host company for the event is Ford Motor Company and the Tier One Strategic Partner is Magna. The theme of the conference is Ecollaboration. The schedule for the 2010 World Congress has been condensed to three days to provide a time-efficient, focused immersion on automotive technology and innovation. The event is built to showcase the industry's leading-edge technologies and illustrate how those technologies can support sustainability. Topics and events were selected by engineers intent on keeping the material focused at engineers. New for the 2010 World Congress is a new "Innovators Only" exhibition featuring more than 80 companies who accepted and met the SAE 2010 World Congress innovation challenge. Other new elements include technology lounges that will feature dialogue and information exchange, and "Chat with the Experts" discussion groups, that are led by subject matter experts and are intended to open dialogue on key topics and issues. For additional information on sessions, topics and speakers at the SAE 2010 World Congress, visit http://www.sae.org/congress/ . To inquire about press credentials, e-mail pr@sae.org . SAE International is a global association of more than 128,000 engineers and related technical experts in the aerospace, automotive and commercial-vehicle industries. SAE International's core competencies are life-long learning and voluntary consensus standards development. SAE International's charitable arm is the SAE Foundation, which supports many programs, including A World In MotionĀ® and the Collegiate Design Series.Ā¶ CONTACT: Shawn Andreassi, SAE International, +1-724-772-8522, pr@sae.org Web Site: http://www.sae.org/

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