Student Formula SAE Competition of Japan
Event Outline

The 8th Student Formula SAE Competition of Japan: Event Outline
Name of competition The 8th Student Formula SAE Competition of Japan – Competition for Object Creation and Design –
Date September 7 (Tue.) to September 11 (Sat.), 2010
Venue ECOPA (Ogasayama Sports Park), Shizuoka Prefecture
Organizer Society of Automotive Engineers of Japan ,inc.(JSAE)
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology; Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry; Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport; Shizuoka Prefecture; Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association; NHK; Nippon Television Network Corporation; Tokyo Broadcasting System; Fuji Television Network; TV Asahi Corporation; Shizuoka Broadcasting System; Shizuoka Asahi TV; Asahi Shimbun Publishing; The Yomiuri Shimbun; The Mainichi Newspapers; Nihon Keizai Shimbun; Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun; FujiSankei Business i.; The Shizuoka Shimbun; Nikkan Jidosha Shimbun; The International Federation of Automotive Engineering Societies (FISITA)
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology; National Traffic Safety and Environment Laboratory; Japan Automobile Research Institute; Association of Private Universities of Japan;The Japan Association of Private Colleges and Universities; The Japan Association of Public Universities; Institute of National College of Technology, Japan; The Japan Federation of Engineering Societies; The Japan Rubber Manufacturers Association;The Society of Instrument and Control Engineers; Japan Lubricating Oil Society; The Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers; Japanese Society for Engineering Education; Japan Machine Tool Builders' Association; The Society of Rubber Industry, Japan;The Society of Materials Science, Japan; Japan Automobile Tyre Manufacturers Association; Japan Society for Design Engineering; Japan Land Engine Manufacturers Association; The Japan Welding Society; Japan Auto-Body Industries Association;Japan Automobile Service Promotion Association; Japan Automotive Machinery & Tool Manufacturers’ Association; Japan Auto Parts Industries Association; Japan Automobile Federation; Japan Automobile Dealers Association
Size of venue Approx. 40,000 m²
Guest(provisional) The faculty staff of the educational institute and the students(iof the university, the junior college, the higher vocational school, the vocational school), a general guest, a journalist
Estimated number of participants at venue Approx. 3,000 (7th Competition: 3,205)
Entrance fee Free (please register on entering the site)
Schedule and types of events (provisional)
September 7 (Tue.) p.m. Registration
Vehicle Examinations: Technical Inspections (Priority given to top teams from 7th Comp.)
Static Events: Presentation, Cost, and Design
September 8 (Wed.) Registration
Vehicle Examinations: Technical Inspection, Tilt, Noise, Brake Tests and Weight Measurement
Static Events: Presentation, Cost and Design
September 9 (Thu.) Vehicle examinations: Technical Inspections, Tilt, Noise, Brake Tests and Weight Measurement
Dynamic Events: Acceleration, Skid-pad, Autocross and Effluent gas measurement
September 10 (Fri.) Tilt, Noise, and Brake Tests and Weight Measurement
Dynamic Events: Endurance(and Fuel economy)
September 11 (Sat.) Dynamic Events: Endurance(and Fuel economy), Group Photos, Design Final Judging, Exchange Opportunities, Awards Ceremony
Awards (provisional) Minister of Economy, Minister of Trade and Industry Award; Minister of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Award; Governor of Shizuoka Prefecture Award; FISITA Award; Spirit of Excellence Award; award for each competition category; Special Awards
Sponsors Competition sponsors (applications currently invited)
Award sponsors (applications currently invited)
Sponsors for supplying equipment and the like (applications currently invited)
Administrative staffing of competition The competition staff shall be recruited from corporations, educational institutes, and the general public.
Promoting organizations Student Formula SAE Competition of Japan Committee, Student Formula SAE Competition of Japan Rules Committee, Student Formula SAE Competition of Japan Awards & Sponsorship Committee, 8th Student Formula SAE Competition of Japan Implementation Committee
Structure of teams Students and Faculty Advisors (FA)
Safety requirements of competition and compensation for loss or damage The level of safety at the competition shall be ensured in accordance with the safety rules of Formula SAE®. In addition, sufficient safety training shall be provided for the competition judges and other personnel. The organizer shall take out accident insurance for spectators and staff members.
Stoppages or changes to the competition The contents of the competition or its rules may be altered or the competition may be stopped based on the judgment of the organizers due to poor weather, unforeseen, or unavoidable circumstances.
Disclaimer The organizer, sponsors, and supporting institutions shall assume no responsibility whatsoever for any accident or damage that may occur during the Competition, other than for reasons attributable to the organizer.
Official languages of competition Japanese or English
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