Chat with the Expert

2024 Chat with the Expert Discussions

The Chat with the Expert Series has made a return in 2024 featuring SAE Leadership and Industry Experts. 

June 2024 Chat

Evolution of Electric Vehicles in North America

Monday, June 24th, 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

This chat will be held on Hopin. Register Now

Journey through time as we traverse through the history of electric vehicles in North America. From their humble beginnings to their infinitely more advanced systems today, we'll delve into the peaks and troughs of popularity in the EV market, analyzing how vehicle range, reliability, safety, and supply chain have impacted the reputation of an electrified future for the mobility industry.

Rebecca Vollmann| Public Charging Account Manager | ABB E-mobility

July 2024 Chat

Vehicle Cyber Security/SAE J1939-91 Standard

Wednesday, July 10th, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

This chat will be held on Hopin. Register now. 


Mark Zachos| President of DG Technologies | SAE Fellow

2024 Upcoming Chats

June 24, 2024 - Evolution of Electric Vehicles in North America

  • Rebecca Vollmann, Public charging Account Manager, ABB E-mobility

July 10, 2024 - Vehicle Cyber Security/SAE J1939-91 Standard

  • Mark Zachos, DG Technologies President, University of Detroit Mercy Vehicle Cyber Engineering Laboratory Director

August 20, 2024 - SAE Standards: Leadership, Innovation and Community Making the World go round

  • David Alexander, Senior Director, Standards, SAE International

All dates are subject to change. More details will be shared.

What is a Chat?

It's a one to two-day discussion held either live on Hopin or as a live discussion on Connexion+ with a subject matter expert on a variety of technical topics, soft skill development, leadership, and workforce development. Add your voice to this dialogue—ask questions, provide answers, and ultimately, gain insights from SAE and its members from around the globe.

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