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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Recent News

KAISERSLAUTERN CHAPTER: Young AFCEAN Tech Expo Kickoff Raises $1,000 for STEM Education
The chapter kicked off its Summer Tech Expo week in July with a Young AFCEAN social at the Belgian Bistro. The annual event saw its biggest turnout, with 94 attendees, and raised $1,000 for the Cycle for STEM event in August. Cycle for ...

WIESBADEN CHAPTER: Kickoff Dinner Marks Chapter's Revival
The chapter was re-established in July after a nearly five-year hiatus with a membership kickoff dinner and information session at the Rheinblick Golf Course in Wiesbaden, Germany. More than 25 new and current ...

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Upcoming Events


10/09/2018October 2018 Monthly Luncheon
Fort Shafter, Hale Ikena, Honolulu, HI
10/09/2018Technology Over Bagels with Nyla Technology Solutions
Praxis Engineering, Annapolis Junction, MD
10/10/2018YAC Social
Nottingham's, Columbia, MD
10/20/2018YAACs Get Fit at Nitty Gritty 5K
11/03/2018Bull & Oyster Roast
La Fontaine Bleue, Glen Burnie, MD

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