SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge

March 5-10, 2018

Houghton, Michigan USA

KRC Keweenaw Research Center

2018 Tentative Schedule of Events

Monday, March 5
Start TimeEnd TimeActivityMeeting Place
8:00 AM7:00 PMTeams Arrive, Registration opens
8:00 AM7:00 PMTurn in Snowmobile Description FormKRC/T3
5:30 PM6:00 PMFire Safety PresentationKRC/T3
6:00 pm8:00 PM"Early Volunteers" ReceptionJoey's Seafood, Houghton
Shop open until MidnightPizza for students in the shop

Tuesday, March 6
Start TimeEnd TimeActivityMeeting Place
7:30 amJudges Meeting
Sled Fueling
KRC/T3
10:00 am*Grand Opening Event*
Endurance Run to Copper Harbor
KRC/T3
4:00 pm6:00 pmLate Lunch and discussion about Future CSC competitionsTBD
Return to KRC - Shop open 6:00 pm until Midnight

Wednesday, March 7
Start TimeEnd TimeActivityMeeting Place
7:30 amPresentation Judges MeetingKRC Bldg 69
8:00 am5:00 pmDesign PresentationsKRC Bldg 69
8:00 am5:00 pmEmissions Event and
In-Service Emissions Event
T5
10:00 am11:00 amTechnical Presentation/Chalk Talk TBDKRC/T3
8:00 am5:00 pmMake-Up Endurance MilesKRC/T3
NoonLunch KRC Bldg 69 and KRC/T3
Student Registration ends at Noon
4:00 pm6:00 pmNetworking with IndustryCopper Country Mall
6:00 pm8:00 pm*Snowmobile Public Display*
Light refreshments will be served
Courtesy of the Michigan Tech Graduate School
Copper Country Mall
Shop open until MidnightOutside KRC/T3

Thursday, March 8
Start TimeEnd TimeActivityMeeting Place
8:00 amNoonNoise EventKRC/T3
8:30 am5:00 pmSubjective Handling EventKRC/T3
8:30 am5:00 pmEmissions Events (continued)KRC/T5
10:00 am11:00 amTechnical Presentation/Chalk TalkKRC/T3
NoonLunchKRC/T3
5:00 pm7:30 pmSAE Milwaukee Section MeetingFisher Hall 135
Announcements for Special Awards Finalists Mandatory Attendance
Dinner provided for registered students and Volunteers
Provided by Michigan Tech MEEM Department
Shop open until Midnight

Friday, March 9
Start TimeEnd TimeActivityMeeting Place
7:30 amJudges MeetingKRC/T3
9:00 am5:00 pmEmissions Events (continued)KRC/T5
10:00 am11:00 amTechnical Presentation/Chalk TalkKRC/T3
NoonLunchKRC/T3
1:00 pm6:00 pmOpen time to enjoy the Keweenaw
Mt. Ripley Ski Hill, Dollar Bay Motorsports
Dan's Polaris, Houghton Powersports, M&M Powersports
5:00 pm6:00 pmVIP Tours of MEEM Building MEEM
6:00 pm8:00 pmVIP/Volunteer ReceptionTBD
Shop open until MidnightSleds Outside by MidnightStudents dinner on your own

Saturday, March 10
Start TimeEnd TimeActivityMeeting Place
8:00 am8:30 amCold Start EventOutside KRC/T3
8:30 am10:00 amEmission Testing (if necessary)KRC/T5
10:00 am*Acceleration event*KRC Test Course
11:00 am*Objective Handling event*KRC Test Course
NoonJudges Meeting to Review Scoring and PenaltiesKRC T1
6:30 pmAwards BanquetMUB Ballroom
* Public Viewing Opportunities*