Get engaged with leading professionals through
networking, corporate visits and case study competition
DECA's Engage Conference will challenge Collegiate DECA members to understand their career interests, skills and experiences and empower them to stand out among the competition.
Attendees will work in a small team to develop and present a solution to a real-time business simulation to business professionals.
Holiday Inn Mart Plaza
STATE CAREER DEVELOPMENT CONFERENCE
Join us for the Texas Collegiate DECA State Career Development Conference. A conference designed to test your skills, prepare you for the International Career Development Conference and help build your professional skills and connections.
Texas members must compete at the state level in order to be eligible to compete at the international level.
University of Texas - Dallas
INTERNATIONAL CAREER DEVELOPMENT CONFERENCE
Join more than 1,500 Collegiate DECA members
engaged in Professional Development Academies, Competitive Events and Management Institutes
Join us for the most outstanding experience in Collegiate DECA, the International Career Development Conference! Texas members who compete at the state conference and place are eligible to compete at ICDC. There are also academy spots available at ICDC. Texas members may be eligible to attend an academy if they do not advance in their competition category.
Atlanta Marriot Marquis
Join Collegiate DECA members for a virtual competition that tackles the unique economic and business challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Join us for a virtual international DECA Competition, presented by Minnesota, Texas & Wisconsin Collegiate DECA. Participants will have one week to come up with and create a video presentation of their solutions to the unique case studies surrounding the unique economic and business challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic.
HOW WILL IT WORK?
On April 6, 2020 we will release cases in the areas of Marketing, Finance, Hospitality and Operations. These cases will be focused on solving the unique economic and business challenges posed by the COVID-19 outbreak. Participants will have one week to come up with and create a 5 minute video presentation of their solution. The videos must be submitted by April 13, 2020. They will then be scored by judges. The top score from each section will move on to finals. Finalists will be announced on April 20, 2020 and the final cases will be sent out. On April 25, 2020, final "live" presentations will be done. Participants and judges will join each other on video conferences to complete these "live" presentations. The winners of the Collegiate DECA Innovation Challenge will be announced on May 1, 2020.
Registration is FREE for current Collegiate DECA members. If you are not currently a Collegiate DECA member, you may pay a $20 registration fee that will cover your Collegiate DECA membership. There is a link at the end of the registration form to pay you registration fee.
WINNERS IN EACH CATEGORY WILL RECEIVE A CASH PRIZE
FINAL "LIVE" PRESENTATIONS