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The Future of Mobility

SAA members and guests will enjoy a strolling dinner, networking and insights from industry leaders on the question: "What does the future of mobility look like and how will it affect me?" at the SAA’s fifth annual Summer Evening Series event.



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The Society of Automotive Analysts is an organization that provides members with:

  • Direct and personal access to industry leaders
  • Exclusive events across the broad scope of the automotive industry
  • Networking and interaction with key influencers


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Industry News

• The Future of Mobility Examined at Summer Evening Series Event
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• Some Auto Suppliers Push Back Against Tesla’s Aggressive Production Plans
• Key Takeaways from Auto Industry for Marketers
• Google’s Plans for Self-Driving Cars Are Serious Enough That It’s Setting Up Shop Near Detroit
• Apple Outspending Tesla On Cars
• 4 Auto Stocks That Are Strong Buys Now
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news release

News Release

Aluminum Blanking Showcased at the 2016 SAA Lightweighting Conference Aluminum Blanking Company, is an industry leader in processing of all surface sensitive materials, including Stainless Steel, Aluminum and Galvanneal. Aluminum Blanking joined with industry titans General Motors and Ford Motor Company at the Society of Automotive Analysts (SAA) Lightweighting event on April 19, 2016 to…

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Fragmentation in Transmission Market Forecast to Increase

The automotive transmission market is set to become more fragmented according to analysts at just-auto’s QUBE service, reflecting growing variation in the adoption of different technologies by region.

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Featured Blog

Evolution of Aluminum Processing from a Supplier’s Perspective By Chris Brower ( On Tuesday, April 19, 2016, members of the Society of Automotive Analysts (SAA) were presented with an in-depth presentation entitled “The Evolution of Aluminum Processing in North America” by Laura Anderson, President & CEO, Aluminum Blanking Company (ABCo), a company which has been…

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Automakers Are Making Record Profits Now, But Suppliers Hold The Keys To OEMs’ Future

While the automakers are making record profits, they’re also facing unprecedented financial challenges presented by new technologies, societal changes, government regulations and increased competition, all of which will require historic levels of capital investment to remain competitive. And, in spite of the current boom, many industry analysts expect auto sales to drop in 2018-‘19, which will reduce revenue. These same analysts agree that if automakers are going to meet these financial challenges they will have to work more closely with their suppliers to be successful, because OEMs spend 70 to 80 percent of their revenue on parts, components and materials provided by their suppliers.