Events


October 22, 2019
10/22/2019 - 10/22/2019

If you need to reduce development time, increase quality and decrease product failures, you need to attend Automotive Testing Expo! The event is America’s largest vehicle and component testing and validation technology and services exhibition, featuring more than 300 exhibitors and attracting over 6,000 attendees.

Visitors can expect to see the latest in ADAS testing, NVH measurement tools, test rigs, simulation packages, durability testing technologies, crash testing know-how, dynamometers, emission measurement systems and dynamic assessment tools, as well as countless service providers such as proving grounds and test facilities.

The path to reduced product development cycles, more efficiency and better durability starts at Automotive Testing Expo in Novi, Michigan!

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Location: The Suburban Collection Showcase, Novi, MI

Target Audience: Industry Professionals and Practitioners

October 25, 2019
10/25/2019 - 10/25/2019

The Michigan Design and Manufacturing Alliance (DMA) will hold their annual fall conference at Oakland Community College’s Auburn Hills campus. The Career Technical Education (CTE) experience prepares students for opportunities in all the various career pathways, with discussions on current and future jobs availability. A hot breakfast and lunch are included.  Free Registration 

Location: Oakland Community College, Auburn Hills

Target Audience: Educators;Industry Professionals and Practitioners;Students

October 29, 2019
10/29/2019 - 10/31/2019

A comprehensive technical program in the areas of Smart Manufacturing, Next Gen Materials, Advanced Propulsion, Smart Mobility and Infrastructure, Automated and Unmanned Mobility. more information on registration and fee

Location: Suburban Showplace, Novi

Target Audience: Industry Professionals and Practitioners

December 04, 2019
12/4/2019 - 12/5/2019

Middle and High School students learn about careers in automotive design, robotics, manufacturing, and the technology that makes it happen at this FREE event.

Location: Macomb Community College, Expo Center, South Campus

Target Audience: Educators;Students

CAR Management Briefing Seminar

The Center for Automotive Research (CAR) will hold it’s annual Management Briefing Seminars (MBS) event in Traverse City August 6-8, 2019. CAR MBS 2019 will focus on the auto industry’s commitment to change, across the spectrum of technology, strategy, mobility, policy, and manufacturing issues.

More than 1,000 stakeholders representing automakers, suppliers, startups, media, government, and academia are expected to attend this important industry event. Don Hutchison, CAAT PI, and Ben Cruz, CAAT Director and Co-PI, will attend the event (along with 2 Macomb Community College students) to stay on top of all the latest industry trends that will drive future technician training requirements.

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Location: Grand Traverse Resort, Traverse City, Michigan
Target Audience: Educators;Industry Professionals and Practitioners