Congratulations to our Young AFCEA 40 Under 40 winners! The awards will be given at DCOS 2017. We hope to see you there!


The Young AFCEAN program offers professionals 40 years old and under unparalleled networking opportunities with senior leaders. It also includes the opportunity to work with others who will become future leaders in industry, military, government and academia.

AFCEA is unique in the way it includes young members in leadership, management and planning throughout the association and its chapters. Young AFCEANs also have board-level representation in AFCEA International.

Opportunities Include:

  • Attending prestigious events to learn
  • Networking with senior leaders and your peers in the industry
  • Executing small- to large-scale events at the chapter level
  • Holding leadership positions at both the chapter and AFCEA International level
  • Giving back to the community by helping to raise scholarship money
  • Having worldwide connections and opportunities to engage globally through AFCEA's  chapters.
  • Writing and being published in SIGNAL Magazine
  • Joining AFCEA International Committees, such as EPIC or the Young AFCEAN Membership Subcommittee

Learn more about individual member benefits.


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Upcoming Events


06/01/2017A Night at the Park
Marlins Stadium (501 Marlins Way, Miami, FL 33125), Miami, FL
06/08/2017Young AFCEA 13th Annual Charity Golf Tournament
TBD, Washington, DC, DC
06/28/2017AFCEA DC Young AFCEAN Internet of Things Tech Talk
Verizon 1300 I Street NW, Washington, DC
07/16/2017KMC Young AFCEAN Social
07/20/2017Young AFCEA 2017 Senior Government Executive Dinner
Grand Hyatt, Washington, DC, DC

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