WCX™: SAE World Congress Experience is the evolution of SAE World Congress. While the technical programming is still the crux of the engineering event, WCX has transformed into a complete mobility industry experience. Gain new perspectives in an engaging atmosphere that encourages discovery. Scout products and source solutions in specialized pavilions that showcase the power and potential of the evolving mobility industry.
WCX features a completely re-engineered the Exhibition Floor that includes 11 featured destinations, designed and built to foster deeper discussions and examinations of automotive technology. Experience exclusive previews of the newest products at the Innovation Market and uncover the latest solutions in the Learning Labs. Opportunities to network and collaborate with colleagues, suppliers, and industry leaders can spur new ideas for mobility innovation. See more destinations on the WCX Exhibition Floor.
Complete the online form on the Registration page.
See a full list of registration costs on the Registration page.
More than 11,000 engineering industry professionals attended WCX in 2017, representing a wide variety of job functions and technology foci. See a breakdown of attendees.
The abstract deadline for WCX has passed. You can still participate by attending the WCX technical sessions. Check out the six unique tracks in the robust technical programming.
The technical sessions cover six tracks, from safety to powertrain. This cornerstone of WCX enables you to engage with industry experts from around the globe to solve problems and move the mobility industry forward. See the full list of topics.
WCX offers a wealth of opportunities to expand your knowledge. Interact with new technologies in the Learning Lab where you can also ask questions and, in some cases, experience hands-on demonstrations.
More than 200 exhibitors — including of OEMs, suppliers, and technology companies — will be exhibiting at WCX. See the full list here
Tuesday 9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Wednesday 9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Thursday 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Attendees are permitted to bring camera equipment onto the Exhibition Floor. Exhibitors retain the right to restrict photography of their products or displays and such decisions are within the discretion of the exhibitor and are not controlled by SAE International. Please note that photographs and video taken by attendees shall be the property of SAE.
The completely re-engineered the Exhibition Floor features destinations designed and built to foster deeper discussions and examinations of the automotive engineering industry. These attractions drive more traffic, engage more attendees, and provide more exposure to a curious audience. Unveil new products and solutions, connect with key prospects, and establish your company as an industry leader. See all the benefits of exhibiting at or sponsoring this global engineering event.
Complete an application in the Exhibitor Brochure. 50% deposit is due upon submission of contract. If contract is submitted after December 5, 2016, 100% payment is due upon submission of contract. Any balance remaining must be paid by December 5, 2016.
Depending on the space needed for exhibiting, prices range from $50–$70 per square foot. Visit the Exhibit & Sponsor page to see information on special exhibitor sponsorship rates.
Depending on exhibit space purchased, opportunities can include: company listings in WCX materials, exhibitor and customer one-day registrations, and more. See a full list of items included in your exhibit space.
Yes, sponsorship opportunities are currently available for WCX. For a full list of available sponsorship options, visit the Sponsorship Opportunities page.