Professional Development & Networking

AFA's Air, Space & Cyber Conference

September 16-18, 2019

National Harbor, MD

The Air, Space & Cyber Conference is the nation's largest annual Air Force gathering, bringing together the entire top leadership of the Air Force as well as industry experts and government officials to discuss challenges facing the Air Force and aerospace community today and in the future. This is the premier event for defense and aerospace professionals from across the globe.

National Convention

National Harbor, MD

The Air Force Association’s annual National Convention is an exciting opportunity for AFA members from around the country and abroad to come together and play a pivotal role in shaping our Association. The 2019 National Convention is scheduled for September 14-15.

AFA Breakfast Program: Capitol Hill Edition

The AFA Breakfast Series on Capitol Hill addresses a variety of important topics such as the need to increase and train the necessary manpower to achieve the needed readiness to be an effective force, undertake the advanced research into the weapons and strategies of the future and build our airlifters, tankers, bombers jets and surveillance and reconnaissance platforms to ensure that America is protected into the future.

Upcoming Events

2019 Warrior Games

Wounded Airman Program Event

June 16, 2019 - July 01, 2019

SOCOM, Tampa, FL

Space Breakfast with Col. Steven Purdy

Mitchell Institute

June 20, 2019

Capitol Hill Club

Nuclear Deterrence with Susan Koch and Paula DeSutter

Mitchell Institute

June 25, 2019

Capitol Hill Club

Nuclear Deterrence with Gen. David Goldfein

Mitchell Institute

June 26, 2019

Capitol Hill Club

Air Warfare Symposium

SAVE THE DATE: February 26-28, 2020

Rosen Shingle Creek Hotel, Orlando, FL

AFA's Air Warfare Symposium is a premier event for the aerospace and defense industry geared toward the professional development of Air Force officers, enlisted members, civilians, retirees, and veterans. The symposium brings together the top leadership of the Air Force as well as leaders in industry, academia, and government officials to discuss the issues and challenges facing our Air Force today and in the future. The 2019 Air Warfare Symposium took place February 27 - March 1. Learn More ⟶