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FISITA welcomes SAIC Motor as a member to its exclusive Honorary Committee

19 April 2017

FISITA, the international federation for the automotive mobility engineering profession, welcomes international automotive supplier Shanghai Automotive Industry Corporation (SAIC), as a corporate member to its Honorary Committee.

SAIC joins over 60 other leading organisations from many of the most influential companies within the global automotive and mobility systems industry as part of the FISITA Honorary Committee. The select group works with FISITA in support of its mission to advance the development of safe, sustainable and affordable mobility solutions and support the global automotive engineering profession.

Chris Mason, FISITA CEO, said: “It’s a pleasure to welcome one of the leading automotive brands to FISITA’s honorary committee. Founded in 1955, SAIC brings a wealth of experience in the manufacture of automobiles, alongside a focus on innovative new automotive energy systems.”

“Corporate membership of the FISITA Honorary Committee is recognised within the international automotive and mobility systems technical leadership community as a significant and exclusive group, bringing many of the world’s leading technologists and brands in support of the development of safe, sustainable and affordable mobility. Recently, the FISITA Industry Committee has been formed to enable our corporate members to engage with their peers and collaborate on key issues as they create the mobility solutions of today and the future.”

SAIC Deputy Executive Director Mr Xu Ping says, “SAIC is pleased to join the FISITA Honorary Committee to support the advancement of technology and to develop communications with engineers in the global automotive industry. Being a member of the Honorary Committee creates good opportunities to develop our innovative capabilities and exchange knowledge in all areas of automotive technology.”

Honorary Committee members are exclusively invited to attend and contribute towards FISITA’s global events and activities, and take the lead in developing and delivering the by-invitation technical leaders event, the World Automotive Summit.

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