The Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA) Washington, DC Chapter largely focuses on the Department of Defense, intelligence community, national security and military health related agencies.
Chapter activities include nine monthly breakfast programs, featuring a panel of government and military leaders, the annual Winter Gala networking event and the Spring Military IT Leadership Awards. Additionally, the chapter hosts three technology summits, and has an active Small Business Committee, which hosts a series of networking Breakfast Clubs.The chapter awards a number of STEM scholarships for graduating high school seniors and science teaching grants to Washington, DC-area high schools. AFCEA Washington, DC also supports McKinley Technical High School in their mission to become a nationally recognized STEM High School. The chapter also provides two Zelinger Awards to McKinley High School students who exemplify the core values of the institution based on teacher nominations.
The Young AFCEA Washington, DC Chapter holds professional development events, co-hosts the annual West Point Leadership and Ethics Symposium for local high school students, and holds a number of networking events throughout the year.
AFCEA Washington, DC provides several opportunities for members to earn continuing education credits (CECs). The technology summits offer panels and breakout sessions that are approved to support continuing education requirement for maintaining CompTIA and/or GIAC certifications.Please contact the Chapter Registrar firstname.lastname@example.org
, if you have any questions regarding CECs.
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