2024 Membership

AKYPA is a member-based organisation for young professionals aged between 23 years + who have a commercial or general interest in the Australia-Korea bilateral relationship. AKYPA serves to connect future leaders and create opportunities to promote two-way trade and investment.

What Benefits Do Members Receive?

Networking Opportunities
AKYPA holds several events annually providing members with opportunities to network with each other and distinguished guests, including keynote speakers. These events cater to a broad range of topics across business and cultural affairs. You will have opportunities to engage and network in a friendly and professional environment and make business connections that may assist your commercial goals.

As a member, you will also be part of the AKYPA member-only KakaoTalk group chat. This chat is for our members to share news and information relating to the Australia-Korea relationship and to network with many other like-minded young professionals.
Introductions to Experts
AKYPA upholds itself to the highest standards when organising events and networking opportunities. We are selective when inviting keynote speakers to ensure the most value is created for our members and guests. Speakers include industry leaders and government officials who have demonstrated success within their respective fields. Refer to News and Events for past events.
Invitation to Exclusive Events
In addition to general events, members will receive exclusive invitations to AKYPA’s top-tier events that enables private networking with key guests and speakers.
Information about the Australia-Korea Relationship
AKYPA provides members with access to publications and links to support your trade and investment goals between Australia and South Korea.

Eligibility Criteria

Membership is open to all working young professionals aged between 23years + from any background or industry who are actively involved or interested in the Australia-Korea bilateral relationship.

How Much Does Membership Cost?

As per a decision made at the 2023/24 AKYPA Executive Committee Strategy Weekend, membership is now FREE of charge.
For further membership enquiries, please email