SAE makes it easy to expand your network. The members-only online community, Member Connection, lets you explore cross-sector topics by interacting with other mobility engineering professionals around the globe. Members also are able to connect much closer to home through SAE Sections and Collegiate Chapters.SAE International, previously known as the Society of Automotive Engineers is a U.S.-based, globally active professional association and standards developing organization for engineering professionals in various industries. Principal emphasis is placed on global transport industries such as aerospace, automotive, and commercial vehicles. Accordingly, the name SAE International was established to reflect the broader emphasis on mobility. Aside from its standardization efforts, SAE International also devotes resources to projects and programs in STEM education, professional certification, and collegiate design competitions.