AAEES Young Professionals Program

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The AAEES Young Professionals Program is designed to assist early-career Environmental Engineers and Environmental Scientists in becoming established in their chosen field and specialty.

If you have less than 8 years of experience working in Environmental Engineering or Environmental Science you are eligible to apply to join our Young Professionals Program. This is an excellent opportunity to broaden and deepen your ties to the Academy's community of established practitioners.

For someone just beginning their career in environmental engineering or environmental science, or for those who already have several years of experience, the young professionals (YP) program is designed to help you succeed in your chosen field. Our YP Program will keep you informed of events in the Academy's community while also providing the resources and networking you need for career advancement. The YP program's intent is to give those with less than eight years of professional experience a channel for joining the Academy community. The YP program is designed to help guide your environmental engineering or science career and to prepare you for Board Certification by the AAEES when you become eligible.

An AAEES Young Professional member will receive:

  • Targeted Topical Meetings. These sessions will be led by an Academy member and will feature a presentation and related materials from the specialty he/she is working in. (Sessions may be available through online webcasts.) Each session will be 1.5 to 2 hours with the schedule being set by members of the Young Professionals Program. These meetings will be held periodically and most can be attended from your computer!
  • Access to Speakers. AAEES and its members will recruit and arrange for speakers who are experts in a technical area to serve as presenters at local YP meetings.
  • Workshops. AAEES will provide workshops to engage young professionals like you in interactive problem solving. Academy members will provide real world examples of projects they have worked on or are currently working on.
  • Site Visits. The Academy will work with YP members to arrange site visits to locations where Academy Board Certified professionals are active in project implementation.
  • Career Opportunities. We promote activities that lead directly to opportunities for employment and career advancement.
  • Networking. Build connections with the Board Certified professionals to add to the breadth and depth of your knowledge. Also, the Young Professionals Program will enable members to connect with potential employers in their area.
  • Other. We will work collaboratively with our Young Professionals Program members to tailor the content being delivered to topics with the highest levels of interest. We will also publish a YP newsletter that will report on YP news and activities with a focus on enabling our YP members to report their own events to a national audience.

Apply today and enjoy these perks all year for only $115.

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JAN

18

2017

Free AAEES Webinar: State-of-the-Art Nitrogen Upgrade to Protect our Waters

Thank you to everyone who joined us for this free webinar. A recording of this webinar is now available at: http://www.anymeeting.com/yevosmagr/E954D888824D3F

FEB

09

2017

Free AAEES Webinar: Leadership in Environmental Engineering - "A Tale of Two Journeys"

Thank you to everyone who joined us for this free webinar. A recording of this webinar will be available soon.

FEB

21
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22

2017

Borchardt-Glysson Water Treatment Innovation Prize and 2017 Borchardt Conference
24th Triennial Symposium on Advancements in Water & Wastewater

For more information, go to http://cee.engin.umich.edu/2017-borchardt-conference

MAR

01

2017

Entry deadline for the Environmental Communications Awards.

To enter, go to http://www.aaees.org/environmentalcommunicationsawards.php.

MAR

31

2017

Application deadline for Board Certification.

For more information, go to http://www.aaees.org/membership-boardcertification.php.

APR

13

2017

2017 AAEES Awards Lunch and Conference at the National Press Club

Click here to register now.

MAY

08

2017

AAEES's 9th Annual Breakfast at the NJWEA Conference

For registration or exhibitor information, go to http://www.njwea.org.

MAY

09

2017

AAEES's 8th Annual Workshop at the NJWEA Conference

For registration or exhibitor information, go to http://www.njwea.org.



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