THE CONFERENCE

The Afghan-American Conference is an annual nationwide conference for young community leaders to engage in meaningful dialogue, grow professionally and build relationships. 

The conference is equal parts professional, cultural, spiritual, social, and personal. It is a holistic event consisting of keynote speeches, professional panels, skill-building workshops, roundtable discussions, safe space caucuses, town halls, networking mixers, entertainment, and even TED-style Talks.

Click here to read testimonials from past participants.

THE EVOLUTION OF AAC

In April 2015, the first Afghan-American Conference was hosted at U.C. Berkeley by eight young Afghan-Americans from across the United States. The space was an opportunity for our diaspora to have difficult conversations in an engaging and respectful way. Since then, the conference has grown and spread across the nation.

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AAC 2015

Berkeley, CA

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AAC 2016

Los Angeles, CA

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AAC 2017

Washington, D.C.

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AAC 2018

New York City, NY