Congratulations to our 2019 40 Under 40 award winners!

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

Young AFCEAN Advisory Council Members

See how AFCEA benefits you in this video about the Young AFCEAN network


Learn more about individual member benefits.


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Recent News

MIDDLE GEORGIA CHAPTER: YAC Academia and Industry Tour Proves Successful
The chapter recently hosted the "Young AFCEAN Academia and Industry Tour" in November at Robins Air Force Base, Georgia. It was a great success with a turnout that included students, local academia and industry professionals ...

MONTGOMERY CHAPTER: Annual Award Lunch Recognizes Outstanding Achievers
In September, the chapter hosted its Annual Awards Lunch to recognize the outstanding contributions of the chapter's key members. The event took place at Wynlakes Golf and Country Club in Montgomery, Alabama, and drew a full hous ...

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Upcoming Events


12/11/2019YAC Social: Bring Canned Goods for Local Shelters and Food Banks
Nottingham's, Columbia, MD
12/14/2019Wreaths Across America
12/18/2019Tampa-St. Petersburg Chapter December Luncheon
Hotel Alba, 5303 W. Kennedy Blvd. 33609, Tampa, FL
12/19/2019Young AFCEAN Hampton Roads Chapter Holiday Social
The Barrel Room, 437 Granby Street, Norfolk, VA
01/08/2020YAC Social
Mutiny Pirate Bar & Island Grille, Elkridge, MD

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