Vice President of Programs
Chris Ciuca serves as the Vice President of Programs & Professional Engagement at SAE International, Chris oversees the strategic direction of SAE’s programmatic portfolio serving SAE Aerospace and Ground Vehicle Standards Development, SAE Membership & Engagement, SAE Events, and all SAE Workforce Development initiatives, including SAE Professional Development and award-winning SAE Pre-Professional STEM Educational offerings. Building on his foundation as a former classroom educator, Chris leads private, public, and governmental funded workforce development initiatives that service over 120,000 PreK-graduate students annually through the award-winning SAE STEM programing and the world-renowned SAE Collegiate Design Series (including Formula SAE & SAE AutoDrive). These programs are designed to drive deep partnerships across industry, academia, and government through the SAE mission to advance mobility solutions for the benefit of all humanity. Through his strategic leadership of SAE standards development, Chris has responsibility to drive standardization across industry in areas such as electrification, automation, cybersecurity, and advanced manufacturing through partnerships that build alignment of historically siloed activities. During his tenure, SAE has transitioned its position as a Standards Development Organization to drive cross-sector collaboration in the areas of artificial intelligence, automation, and additive manufacturing.
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