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Conferences

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.

State Career Development Conference

March 13-15, 2016 | Lodge of the Four Seasons, Lake Ozark, Missouri
State Registration Information | Online Registration Link

FUTURE DATES
March 12-14, 2017 | Lodge of the Four Seasons, Lake Ozark, Missouri

 

International Career Development Conference

April 23-26, 2016 | Nashville, Tennessee  
ICDC Registration Information | More Information from DECA, Inc.

FUTURE DATES OF DECA ICDC

April 26-29, 2017 | Anaheim, California
April 21-24, 2018 | Atlanta, Georgia
April 27-30, 2019 | Orlando, Florida
April 29-May 2, 2020 | Nashville, Tennessee

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

Fall Leadership and State Officer Election Conference

October 16-17, 2016 | Lodge of the Four Seasons, Lake Ozark, Missouri 

FUTURE FALL LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE DATES

October 15-16, 2017 | Lodge of the Four Seasons, Lake Ozark, MO
October 14-15, 2018 | Lodge of the Four Seasons, Lake Ozark, MO

Central Region Leadership Conference

November 19-21, 2016 | Indiana