• January 27, 2020

    GM will spend $2.2 billion to retrofit the plant to build the Origin, driverless taxi and then build all-electric SUVs & pickup trucks.

    January 22, 2020

    A new agreement allows Tesla to sell cars to Michigan customers as long as the sales contract indicates the sale took place out-of-state.

    January 21, 2020

    Cruise's Origin is an electric people mover without a steering wheel or driver's seat, optimizing for spacious, safe & autonomous urban ride sharing.

    November 12, 2019

    General Motors has patented a smarter, less obtrusive stop/start system.

    February 14, 2020
    2/14/2020 - 2/15/2020

    Training, networking, and hands-on parts experience for automotive service and parts professionals. Additional business and technical training for Heavy Duty and Body Shop professionals...More information.

    Location: DeVos Place, Grand Rapids, Michigan

    Target Audience: Industry Professionals and Practitioners

    February 22, 2020
    2/22/2020 - 2/22/2020

    Engineering-focused hands-on activities encourage girl scouts in grades 4th-12th to explore the fields of engineering and technology. Contact your local scout leader for registration information.

    Location: Macomb Community College, South Campus, RST-Building

    Target Audience: Students

    February 28, 2020
    2/28/2020 - 3/1/2020

    America's Greatest Hot Rod Show, presented by O'Reilly's. Read more for ticket information.

    Location: Cobo-TCF Center, Detroit, MI

    Target Audience: General Public

    March 19, 2020
    3/19/2020 - 3/20/2020

    This free professional development conference, will provide learning opportunities and certificates for up to 10  ASE Education Foundation  credits for attendees. 

    Continental breakfast and lunch are included. Read more for upcoming registration information.

    Apply for a substitute now so that you can attend!


    The conference will include:

    • Industry updates
    • Technical training classes
    • Trade show
    • Live technical demonstrations
    • Networking opportunities 
    • Raffles

    Location: Ferris State University, Big Rapids, Michigan

    Target Audience: Educators

    April 21, 2020
    4/21/2020 - 4/21/2020

    North America’s largest mobility engineering event. Join nearly 9,000+ technical experts and business leaders for 3 days of interactive learning, thought leadership, inspiring futures and technological innovation.

    Learn the latest consumer metrics, regulatory standards, emerging research, and emerging technology from SAE International.Choose from 800+ hours of technical content on the most important topics in mobility technology—from Blockchain to IoT to Powertrain and Safety. Register

    Location: Detroit, Michigan

    Target Audience: Industry Professionals and Practitioners

    May 08, 2020
    5/8/2020 - 5/8/2020

     The focus will be "Preparing Technicians for Autonomous Technologies", with keynote speaker Amit Kapoor, Continental Automotive Systems. More...

    Location: Macomb Community College, Center Campus, University Center Professional Development Center, Clinton Township

    Target Audience: Educators;Industry Professionals and Practitioners

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