Young Professionals

Develop your knowledge and career at the ACE 2021 virtual conference with many technical and social activities targeted for young professionals in the environmental industry!

ACE 2021 Young Professional Virtual Events

Young Professionals’ Breakfast Club
Wednesday, June 16, 8:00 am – 9:00 am ET 

This annual professional networking breakfast gives young professionals and recent graduates the opportunity to network and be mentored by experienced environmental professionals. For established professionals, this is a great opportunity to connect with the industry’s next generation of rising stars. 

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Reminder: All attendees must register for the ACE 2021 Virtual Conference to participate in the YP Breakfast Club.
YP/Introductory Technical Sessions
Become familiar with current environmental technology and find out how the different disciplines are connected.
  • Adaptive Resilience Practices in the Environmental Industry  Wednesday, June 16, 2:00 pm – 3:40 pm
  • How Does It Work? Recycling — Wednesday, June 16, 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
  • How Does It Work? Energy Production  On-demand session
  • How Does It Work? Environmental, Social, Governance  On-demand session
  • How Does It Work? Stack Testing  On-demand session

Virtual Mixology Class and Networking Social
Thursday, June 17, 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm ET 

Join A&WMA young professionals for a fun evening of mingling and mixing drinks! Learn how to craft two premium cocktails, participate in trivia, and stick around after the class to chat with other participants and enjoy your beverages.

Cost: $10   
You must register in advance to participate in this event and receive your list of ingredients to purchase. Be sure to add this event while completing your ACE conference registration. If you have already registered for ACE, email Gerald Armstrong at to register for this event.