FISITA is the international network for automotive engineers, representing over 210,000 engineers in 38 member societies around the world. Founded in 1948, FISITA’s mission is to promote knowledge sharing amongst the world’s engineers in a way that positively contributes to the development of safe, sustainable and affordable mobility solutions, helping to guide the future direction of the global automotive engineering profession. 

Your Future in Automotive was created by FISITA to offer students and young engineers education advice, career

guidance and resources such as Travel Bursaries, a global University Guide and informative video interviews to help kickstart a successful career in the automotive industry. 

Joining an engineering society is an important step for any engineer. Making the decision to embrace a network of peers and colleagues can only be beneficial to a young engineer’s career. Engineering societies offer the opportunity to build your professional network. By attending conferences and sponsored events at home and abroad you will begin to secure meaningful opportunities to advance your career.

Get in touch with your local engineering society:

Argentina

AITA
Asociación de Ingenieros y Técnicos del Automotor
www.aita.org.ar

Australasia

SAE-A
Society of Automotive Engineers - Australasia
www.sae-a.com.au

Austria

ÖIAV
Österreichischer Ingenieur-und Architekten-Verein
www.oiav.at

ÖVK
Österreichischer Verein für Kraftfahrzeugtechnik
www.oevk.at

Belarus

AAA
Academic Automotive Association
www.aaa.bntu.by


Belgium

UBIA
Union Belge des Ingénieurs de l'Automobile - Unie van Belgische Ingenieurs in de Autotechniek
www.ubia.be

Brazil

AEA
Associação Brasileira de Engenharia Automotiva
www.aea.org.br

China

SAE-China
Society of Automotive Engineers of China
www.sae-china.org

Croatia

CroSEV
Croatian Society for Engines and Vehicles
medica@riteh.hr

Czech Republic

CAS
Česká Automobilová Společnost
www.cas-sae.cz

Finland

SATL
Suomen Autoteknillinen Liitto r.y.
www.satl.fi

France

SIA
Société des Ingénieurs de l'Automobile
www.sia.fr

Germany

VDI e.V.
Verein Deutscher Ingenieure e.V.
www.vdi.de

Hungary

GTE – Vehicle Division
Gepipari Tudomanyos Egyesulet
www.gte.mtesz.hu

India

SAEINDIA
Society of Automotive Engineers India
www.saeindia.org

Indonesia

IATO – SAE Indonesia
Ikatan Ahli Teknik Otomotif
www.sae-iato.com

Iran

ISAE
Iran Society of Automotive Engineering
KAKAEE_ah@iust.ac.ir

 

Israel

ISME-AS
Israel Society of Mechanical Engineers - Automotive Section
www.engineers.org.il

Italy

ATA
Associazione Tecnica dell'Automobile
www.ata.itg

Japan

JSAE
Society of Automotive Engineers of Japan, Inc.
www.jsae.or.jp

Korea

KSAE
The Korean Society of Automotive Engineers
www.ksae.org

Latvia

LAIA
Latvia Association of Automobile Engineers
www.laia.lv

Lithuania

LAIS
Lithuanian Society of Automotive Engineers
www.lais.lt

Poland

SIMP
Stowarzyszenie Inzynierow i Technikow Mechanikow Polskich
www.ptim.simp.pl

Romania

SIAR
Societatea Inginerilor de Automobile din Romania
www.siar.ro

Russia

AAE
Association of Automotive Engineers - Russia
www.autoengineer.org

Serbia

JUMV
Jugoslovensko Drustvo za motore i vozila
www.jumv.rs

Slovak Republic

SAITS
Spolok Automobilovych Inzinierov a Technikov Slovenska
www.saits.bts.sk

Slovenia

AMETS-AG
Association of Mechanical Engineers and Technicians of Slovenia - Automotive Group
www.zveza-zsis.si

Spain

STA
Sociedad de Técnicos de Automoción
www.stauto.org

Sri Lanka

IAE-Sri Lanka
Institute of Automotive Engineers
www.iaesl.lk

Switzerland

SAE Switzerland
Society of Automotive Engineers, Switzerland
www.sae-switzerland.ch

Thailand

TSAE
Society of Automotive Engineers of Thailand
www.tsae.or.th

The Netherlands

KIVI - Automotive Division
Koninklijk Instituut van Ingenieurs
www.kivi.nl

United Kingdom

IMechE
Institution of Mechanical Engineers - Automobile Division
www.imeche.org

United States of America

SAE International
www.sae.org

Vietnam

VSAE
Vietnamese Society of Automotive Engineers
www.vsae.org.vn