SAE reports on 2010 Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress.
Press Release Summary:
November 9, 2010 - SAE International's 2010 Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress, led by Oshkosh Corporation, was held October 5-6 at Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. It featured interactive panel discussions and technical sessions, as well as National Research Council Report: Assessment of Fuel Economy Technologies for Medium and Heavy Duty Vehicles, presented by Dr. Andrew Brown, Jr. of Delphi Corp. Career fair and panel addressing military business needs were also held at event.
Original Press Release
Diversity of Topics, Elite Speakers, and Trade Show Floor Highlights SAE International's 2010 Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress
Press release date: October 29, 2010
- A global executive leadership panel of defense community senior executives discussed how engineering impacts the military and defense businesses. Verhoff moderated the panel of military and defense OEM leaders.
- A panel addressed military business needs and featured representatives of the U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center (TARDEC); the National Automotive Center; TARDEC, Ground Transportation and Engineering Systems; Marine Corps Systems Command; USMC Program Executive Office, Joint MRAP Vehicle Program; and the National Guard Bureau.
- Other featured speakers during Congress included Bob Bohn, Chairman and CEO of Oshkosh Corporation; Doug Oberhelman, Chairman and CEO of Caterpillar; and Dee Kapur, President, Truck Group, Navistar. The Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress also included a career fair that featured CNH Case New Holland, Infotech Enterprises America, John Deere, LHP Software, Navistar and Oshkosh Corporation. The SAE 2011 Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress and Exhibition will be held Sept. 13-14 in Rosemont, Ill. Executive leadership for the 2011 event will be provided by Daimler Trucks in the form of Executive Co-Chairs Dr. Wilfried Achenbach, Senior Vice President of Engineering and Technology and Landon Grogan, Director of Engineering Services and Vehicle Integration, both of Daimler Trucks North America LLC. 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 consensus standards development. SAE International's charitable arm is the SAE Foundation, which supports many programs, including A World In Motion® and the Collegiate Design Series. Contact: Shawn Andreassi, SAE International, via firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1-724-772-8522 SOURCE
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