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DECA conferences provide an avenue for students to showcase their individual ability and earn individual achievement. The conference agendas focuses on marketing, finance, hospitality, management, and entrepreneurship. DECA conferences also provide students the opportunity to enhance their leadership skills and network with fellow students and industry leaders from across the state, region, and nation.

Fall Leadership and State Officer Election Conference

October 19-20, 2014 Lake Ozark, Missouri
The Lodge of the Four Seasons (directions)

2014-2015 State Officer Candidate Application Packet (Elections Closed- File for Reference Only)
Missouri DECA Resource Manual

DECA 2014 Fall Leadership Conference Information (Registration Closed)​
DECA 2014 Fall Leadership Conference Registration (Registration Closed)

Central Region Leadership Conference

December 5-7, 2014 Minneapolis, Minnesota

2014 Central Region Chapter Registration Packet (Registration Closed)
2014 Central Region Chapter Registration Excel File (Registration Closed)

State Career Development Conference

March 15-17, 2015 Lake Ozark, Missouri

  • 2015 Missouri DECA State CDC Registration Information
  • 2015 Missouri DECA State CDC Online Registration

International Career Development Conference

April 22-27, 2015 Orlando, FL

Note: The requirement for our adult-student ratio attending the International Career Development Conference is one to five.