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The first 20 years of SAENA


We are happy to celebrate with you the first 20 years of SAE Naples Section, enjoy the video!

Outstanding Master’s Thesis Award 2020


The winners of “Premio Miglior Tesi di Laurea 2020" (Outstanding Master’s Thesis Award) are Francesco Penza (Polytechnic University of Bari ) and Marco Piras (University of Naples Federico II) awarded with a cash prize of 500.00 € each one and the participation free of charge at the ICE2021.

Francesco Penzamarco piras

Outstanding Master’s Thesis Award 2017-2018


The winners of “Premio Miglior Tesi di Laurea” 2017-2018 (Outstanding Master’s Thesis Award) are Carmela Perozziello (University of Naples) and Francesco Accurso (Polytechnic University of Turin) awarded with a cash prize of 500.00 € each one and the participation free of charge at the ICE2019.

 Carmela PerozzielloFrancesco Accurso  

Ezio Mancaruso elected President of SAENA

On Monday, September 16th, 2019, Ezio Mancaruso, researcher of Istituto Motori of CNR, Naples, was elected SAE Naples Section President. Ezio declaired: “It is an honour and a privilege to be responsible of an Italian Section of SAE International”.

Ezio Mancaruso and all the SAENA members thank Cesare Pianese, past President, for his support.

Ezio Mancaruso elected President



Premio Formula SAE 2019-2020

La SAE-Naples Section intende supportare i team di Formula SAE ed emana il presente bando per assegnare un premio in denaro ai team che abbiano partecipato alle manifestazioni sportive e dato ampia visibilità a SAENA nel corso del 2019 e 2020. 
La scadenza ultima per la presentazione delle domande di partecipazione è  il 30 novembre 2021. Per info e dettagli clicca qui  




Ezio Mancaruso, SAENA secretary, was recognized

with the Forest R. McFarland Award

@ WCX conference in Detroit




Prof. Federico Millo has been appointed SAE Fellow

We are proud to announce that prof. Federico Millo, Vice Chair Geographical Division of SAE Naples section, has been appointed SAE Fellow. Prof. Millo is the fourth member of SAE Naples to receive this prestigious award, which is granted to long-term members who have made a significant impact on society’s mobility technology through leadership, research, and innovation.

This award will be presented at SAE World Congress 2016 in Detroit

For more information click here

Prof. Fabio Bozza has been appointed Lloyd L. Withrow Distinguished Speaker Award

The intent of the award is to maintain a high level of presentations at SAE technical sessions by recognizing individuals who make outstanding presentations at those sessions. Prof. Fabio Bozza, Vice Chair activity of SAE Naples section, received the Oral Presentation Award more than twice and thus he will receive this award.
This award will be presented at SAE World Congress 2016 in Detroit, April 12, 2016.
For more information click here

SAENA Webinar - presentation of the new SAE book:



SAENA is glad to invite you to the Webinar - presentation of the new SAE book "1D and Multi-D Modeling Techniques for IC Engine Simulation" taking place online next June 16, 2021 at 17.00 (CET). Click here to join the webinar for free!

For further info, click here 



programma webinar

SAENA delegation met

Paul Mascarenas - SAE International President 2019

@ WCX conference, april 9-11, 2019 in Detroit


Visit to CIRA

SAE International President, Mircea Gradu,
SAE International Executive Advisor-Global, Murli Iyer,
and SAENA delegation, Cesare Pianese, Ezio Mancaruso and Silvana Di Iorio,
visited the Centro Italiano Ricerche Aerospaziali (CIRA) on 7 June 2018.


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 SAENA on SAE International Magazine UPDATE

The August 2020 issue of SAE member newsletter, Update, is speaking also about us at pages 15 -16, enjoy reading!