Fall Kick-Off Event - TODAY

9/12/2022 11:49:57 AM ET   FormulaSAE Series

Don't forget, the third annual ‘Fall Kick-Off’ event this happening NOW from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Eastern! This event will give teams the opportunity to explore all of the resources available for the 2023 season. Don't delay - register and watch now! Below is a list of the remaining sessions for today.



12:00 PM

Mission Autono™: Simulate. Iterate. Demonstrate.

Join Andrea Evancho as she talks through the newest University Program, MISSION AUTONO™. Designed to increase equitable access to emerging technologies and develop 21st century workforce skills, MISSION AUTONO™ challenges student teams to develop autonomous vehicle software that can determine optimal paths and perceive objects. Students also explore complex social responsibility issues surrounding autonomous technology.

New Online Community SAE Connexion+
Learn more about this new online community that connects you to members and volunteers around the globe. Share technical information, network, find volunteer opportunities, and more.

Drive Your Design with Ansys’ Simulation Software
Ansys is the global leader in engineering simulation software and has helped many teams competing in SAE competitions win and gain valuable skillsets sought after by employers. Learn how to access free software and support resources, hear firsthand from a previous engineer and driver from the Auburn University Formula SAE Racing Team, and get details from a Senior Automotive Application Engineer about the various ways Ansys can empower and optimize your design.

1:00 PM

2023 Clean Snowmobile Challenge: Rules Walk-Through

SAE’s Clean Snowmobile Challenge Rules Chair, Zach Lipple will present on changes made to the program including but not limited to why the earlier competition date, new event of vehicle weight, new scoring format for events, provide clearer expectations for required submissions and presentations and the future direction of CSC with hybridization.

The Value of Diversity on Your Team

Part of the Industrial Lecture Series (an SAE Student Member benefit) this lecture is intended for all SAE students who wish to create an inclusive team culture on their teams. This discussion involves an in-depth look at internal bias, external factors that inhibit diversity, what actions can be taken to actively prevent marginalization, and how a diverse team breeds more effective and professional members.

Creating Light Weight Designs with Altair Inspire

This session will discuss how you can utilize Altair’s revolutionary Inspire software to create to take weight out of your vehicle without sacrificing strength. Join numerous SAE teams who already benefit from the power of Topological Optimization and trade mass for performance improvements.

2:00 PM

Tesla - Telling Your SAE Story on Your Resume

The experience gained through active participation on an SAE team is just as valuable as nearly any internship. However, many students still list this valuable professional-level experience under “hobbies” or provide little details about what experience they’ve gained! Join Tesla's Libby Jones as she shares tips on how to position this experience on your resume, and how to help recruiters find you.

Presenter: Libby Jones, Tesla - Senior Talent Partner, Internship Recruiting

CDSWeb Review

Not sure how the difference between sae.org and fsaeonline.com, bajasae.net, etc.? Not sure how to submit required documents? Not sure the correct protocol for asking a question about the rules? Join Sara Guffey of SAE International and Mike Zieman of Digital Engineering Solutions as they review the competition websites and all that they have to offer CDS teams.

3:00 PM

2023 Baja SAE Business Presentation Event Changes
Teams will learn from Business Presentation Event Captain, Ryan Jefferis how Baja SAE will operate in the event in 2023 as he presents on changes made to the rules, event submissions, and overall event logistics.

Engagesae.org Launch & Univ Programs
Join Program Support's Sara Guffey as she discusses our new University Programs landing page, what it means for the future of series websites (bajasae.net, saeaerodesign.com, etc.), and what the difference between CDS and University Programs is.

A New Approach to Embedded Events

Join Zac Pace as he discusses the AI Mini Challenge, AeroConnect and MobilityForward programs. Embedded into SAE International's larger tradeshow events such as AeroTech and WCX, these programs give students the opportunity to design, integrate, and automate within popular industry conventions.

4:00 PM

Baja SAE Design Event and the Engineering Product Development Cycle

Baja SAE Design Event and the Engineering Product Development Cycle