Congratulations to our 2018 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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Upcoming Events


01/30/2019WetWare Wednesday
Aloha Beer Company, Honolulu, HI
01/31/2019AFCEA Aberdeen Rescheduled Forum - ft. MG Bassett and MG Gallagher
Water's Edge Event Center, Belcamp, MD
02/08/2019Young AFCEA Mentor Protege and Networking Night
Top of the Bay, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD
02/12/2019February 2019 Monthly Luncheon
Fort Shafter, Hale Ikena, Honolulu, HI
02/12/2019Technology Over Bagels with Splunk
Praxis Engineering, Annapolis Junction, MD

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