Professional organization of individual engineers and related disciplines; formerly Society for Automotive Engineers.
SAE International (SAE) is an organization for engineering professionals in the aerospace, automotive, and commercial vehicle industries. The Society is a standards development organization for the engineering of powered vehicles of all kinds, including cars, trucks, boats, aircraft, and others.
SAE International has 120,000 members around the world. The mission of SAE International is to enable voluntary consensus on standards development. The SAE Foundation raises funds to support science and technology education in students from elementary school through to college.
SAE International provides a forum for companies, government agencies, educational institutions and consultants to agree on technical standards for the worldwide vehicle mobility industry. These standards play a key role in improving safety, reducing costs, increasing productivity, improving market position, providing market access, and advancing new technologies.