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


03/26/2019Young AFCEA Bethesda Women In Leadership
Georgetown University, School of Continuing Studies, Washington, DC
03/27/2019FMA Rising Stars and Young AFCEANs Networking Event
Black Flag Brewing Co., Columbia, MD
04/04/2019Monthly Meeting
South Kensington Area, London, United Kingdom
04/04/2019NCR Networking Happy Hour
04/09/2019Young Afcean Tri State Joint Happy Hour
Arlington -TBD, Arlington, VA

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