AABE's 43rd National Conference 2020

April 6-9, 2020 in Houston, Texas

This conference offers powerful connections, energetic exchanges and top-notch sessions geared toward energy professionals, policy-makers, entrepreneurs, students and federal officials.

Join us for the 43rd Annual National Conference of the American Association of Blacks in Energy® (AABE) at a modern urban oasis in the heart of Uptown at The Westin Galleria Houston in Houston, Texas from April 6 - 9, 2020.

During the four-day conference, the Association will host more than 600 energy industry and community leaders who will convene to discuss: emerging policies, issues and technology advancements that impact global energy resources; strategic innovative solutions and trends in the energy industry; and, partnering opportunities designed to create a sustainable future through; environmental stewardship, social responsibility, entrepreneurial inclusion, and career advancement.

AABE's Annual B.E.A.M Event

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at Marcus Garvey Academy

The AABE Michigan Chapter invites you to join us as we celebrate Black Energy Awareness Month (BEAM). This energy education and career day program occurs in the month of October. The goal is to provide an interactive learning environment for students to broaden their knowledge about the energy industry and new technology, as well as enhance their exposure to various career opportunities within the energy field.

Join us on Wednesday, October 23 for a day of energy awareness at Marcus Garvey Academy! Students will visit (4) learning stations which contains a piece of a model home with solar or wind energy. After visiting all stations, students will have a constructed a working model that they can take home. The objective of the learning stations are to familiarize students with the engineering that goes into renewable systems and the cost of construction.

Event Contacts: DeAndre Smith ( and Dale Bryant (