FoA Graduate Program

Ford of Australia are seeking applications for their newly reinstated graduate program. The SAE-A are please to see this return to investing in the new generation of engineering professionals, within FoA.

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VIC Division invites members to…

Road Safety Trends & Crash Test Facility Tour; an evening on the insights into road safety including a facility tour courtesy of APV Tech Centre.

Register or download the flyer: Road Safety & Crash Test Facility Tour flyer

2013 Formula-SAE Media Release

Following another successful Australasian Formula-SAE event; the official media release is now available here:

2013 Formula-SAE Overall Results

Call for Papers for ICRASH 2014 Conference, Malaysia


The Malaysian Institute of Road Safety Research (MIROS) and ICRASH will organize an International Crashworthiness Conference that is scheduled to take place at Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia from 25 – 28 August 2014.

Date: 25 –28 August 2014
Venue: Riverside Majestic Hotel, Kuching, Sarawak

Abstract Submission Deadline: 31 January 2014

Conference Scope
The conference will address five distinct areas of crashworthiness expertise in separate sessions.

Structural Crashworthiness
Road and Rail Vehicles, Air and Spacecraft, Ships and Submarines

Impact Biomechanics
Vehicle Occupants, Vulnerable Road Users (Cyclists and Pedestrians)

Safety Systems and Materials
Vehicle Occupant Restraints, Energy Absorbers, Metallic and Composite Materials

Accident Survey and Reconstruction
Real World Database & Realistic Regulations Type Approval Tests & Customer Rating Systems

Simulation and Validation

Please submit abstracts as a Microsoft Word (.doc) file or PDF file by email attachment to General information regarding the Conference and hotel is available on MIROS website (TBA).

For further information, please contact the conference secretariat, Ms Afiqah Omar (Tel: +603-8924 9200 ext : 444, email: or Mrs. Maryatini Md Saad (Tel: 03-8924 9200 ext : 435, email:  or Mr Mohd Amirudin Mohamad Radzi (Tel: 03-8924 9200 ext : 442, email:

Engine Emissions Course 2014

SAE-A is proud to announce the Engine Emissions course for 2014, in association with ACART and Horiba. To find out more about this event and others please visit the calender section or click on the heading above.

Early bird registrations have begun!



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Society of Automotive Engineers – Australasia judges announced two Gold Awards in the 2013 Automotive Engineering Excellence Awards.

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