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    July, 2017

  • 9
    July
    Emerging Leader Summit 2017
    July 9 - 11, 2017 | Tysons Corner, VA

    • For both Chapter and State Officer Teams

  • August, 2017

  • 21
    August
    Piper Jaffray Taking Stock with Teens Fall Survey Begins
    August 21, 2017 | Local Chapters
  • September, 2017

  • 5
    September
    DECA Stock Market Game - Begins
    September 5, 2017 | Local Chapters
  • 7
    September
    Registration Deadline for Advisor Conference
    September 7, 2017 | Email to: registration@californiadeca.org
  • 22
    September
    California DECA Advisor Conference
    September 22 - 23, 2017 | Santa Clara, CA

    For ALL California DECA Advisors

  • 28
    September
    Registration Deadline for Leadership Development Conference in Nor Cal
    September 28, 2017 | California DECA
  • 29
    September
    Piper Jaffray Taking Stock with Teens Fall Survey Ends
    September 29, 2017 | Local Chapters
  • October, 2017

  • 6
    October
    MBA Research Conclave
    October 6 - 9, 2017 | Vancouver, WA
  • 12
    October
    Registration Deadline for Leadership Development Conference in So Cal
    October 12, 2017 | California DECA
  • 14
    October
    Leadership Development Conference in Nor Cal
    October 14, 2017 | Los Altos Hills, CA
  • 20
    October
    Registration Deadline for Western Region Leadership Conference
    October 20, 2017 | http://wrlc2017.org/
  • 24
    October
    Virtual Business Challenge Round 1 begins
    October 24, 2017 | Local Chapters
  • 28
    October
    Leadership Development Conference in So Cal
    October 28, 2017 | Irvine, CA
  • November, 2017

  • 1
    November
    Applications due for 2017-2018 SB1070 Funds
    November 1, 2017 | California DECA

    Updated forms are required each year

  • 1
    November
    DECA Month
    November 1 - 30, 2017 | Local Chapters
  • 3
    November
    Virtual Business Challenge Round 1 Ends
    November 3, 2017 | Local Chapters
  • 10
    November
    Innovations and Entrepreneurship Conference
    November 10 - 12, 2017 | Philadelphia, PA
  • 13
    November
    DECA Idea Challenge 2017 begins
    November 13, 2017 | DECA Inc., Reston, VA
  • 13
    November
    Global Entrepreneurship Week
    November 13 - 19, 2017 | Local Chapters
  • 15
    November
    Initial Membership Roster and Dues deadline
    November 15, 2017 | DECA Inc., Reston, VA
  • 16
    November
    Western Region Leadership Conference
    November 16 - 19, 2017 | Phoenix, AZ
  • 20
    November
    DECA Idea Challenge 2017 Entries Due
    November 20, 2017 | DECA Inc., Reston, VA
  • 29
    November
    New York Experience Conference I
    November 29 - December 2, 2017 | New York City, NY
  • 30
    November
    District CDC Registration Deadline
    November 30, 2017 | California DECA

    • All Three Districts (NorCal/SoCal/SV)
    • Conference Registration Due
    • Hotel Registration Due
    • Students must be in online affiliation system to be eligible to compete at Districts    

  • December, 2017

  • 1
    December
    Campaign Information Due
    December 1, 2017 | DECA Inc., Reston, VA

    • Community Service Campaign
    • Global Entrepreneurship Week Campaign
    • Membership Campaign
    • Promotional Campaign

  • 1
    December
    National Officer Candidate Notification Deadline
    December 1, 2017 | California DECA

    Any CA DECA member interested in running for DECA National Office must notify California DECA by 5:00PM

  • 6
    December
    ACTE CareerTech VISION
    December 6 - 9, 2017 | Nashville, TN
  • 6
    December
    New York Experience Conference II
    December 6 - 9, 2017 | New York City, NY
  • 7
    December
    Final Change Deadline for District CDC’s
    December 7, 2017 | California DECA

    • Applies to all three Districts (NorCal/SoCal/SV)
    • No changes to registrations allowed after this date
    • Substitutions only (in same events) after this date

  • 7
    December
    California DECA Board of Directors Meeting
    December 7 - 8, 2017 | Anaheim, CA
  • 15
    December
    DECA Stock Market Game – Ends
    December 15, 2017 | Local Chapters
  • January, 2018

  • 5
    January
    Silicon Valley District Career Development Conference
    January 5 - 7, 2018 | Santa Clara, CA
  • 9
    January
    Virtual Business Challenge Round 2 begins
    January 9, 2018 | Local Chapter
  • 12
    January
    School-based Enterprise Certification Documentation Due
    January 12, 2018 | DECA Inc., Reston, VA
  • 12
    January
    Southern California District Career Development Conference
    January 12 - 14, 2018 | Anaheim, CA
  • 12
    January
    Northern California District Career Development Conference
    January 12 - 14, 2018 | San Ramon, CA
  • 19
    January
    National DECA Scholarship applications for students Due
    January 19, 2018 | Local Chapters
  • 19
    January
    Virtual Business Challenge Round 2 ends
    January 19, 2018 | DECA Inc., Reston, VA
  • 23
    January
    Outstanding DECA Chapter Advisor Award recipients due
    January 23, 2018 | DECA Inc., Reston, VA
  • 30
    January
    DECA Emerging Leader Honor Award Applications Due
    January 30, 2018 | DECA Inc., Reston, VA
  • 31
    January
    Sports & Entertainment Marketing Conference
    January 31 - February 4, 2018 | Orlando, Florida
  • February, 2018

  • 1
    February
    Career and Technical Education Month
    February 1 - 28, 2018 | Local Chapters
  • 1
    February
    SCDC 2018 Registration Deadline
    February 1, 2018 | California DECA

    • NO DROPS AFTER THIS DATE
    • State Officer Applications Due
    • Registration Forms Due for State
    • Full Payment Due for State    

  • 1
    February
    SCDC 2018 Hotel Registration Deadline
    February 1, 2018 | California DECA

    Hotel Registration Due to Anaheim Marriott

  • 1
    February
    DECA Affiliation Deadline for Eligibility for SCDC
    February 1, 2018 | DECA Inc., Reston, VA

    Students must be in online affiliation system to be eligible to compete at the State Career Development Conference

  • 8
    February
    Final Change Deadline for State CDC
    February 8, 2018 | California DECA

    • No changes to registrations allowed after this date
    • Substitutions only (in same events) after this date    

  • 26
    February
    Piper Jaffray Taking Stock with Teens Spring Survey Begins
    February 26, 2018 | Local Chapters
  • March, 2018

  • 1
    March
    Advocacy Campaign Due
    March 1, 2018 | DECA Inc., Reston, VA
  • 1
    March
    HS Additions rosters due
    March 1, 2018 | DECA Inc., Reston, VA

    Last eligibility for ICDC competitors

  • 2
    March
    DECA State Career Development Conference
    March 2 - 5, 2018 | Anaheim, CA

    • State Competition
    • Campaign Speeches
    • Candidate Interviews    

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  • 5
    March
    National DECA Scholarship applications for advisors must be postmarked
    March 5, 2018 | DECA Inc., Reston, VA
  • 5
    March
    Executive Officer Candidate applications due
    March 5, 2018 | DECA Inc., Reston, VA
  • 8
    March
    Intent to Compete forms due
    March 8, 2018 | Email to: registration@californiadeca.org

    • Top Ten SCDC Finishers in ALL Events must report their intent to compete at ICDC by 5:00PM
    • LDA, SMI, and Voting Delegate Applications Due by 5:00PM

  • 9
    March
    Notification of “Drop-Downs” for ICDC
    March 9, 2018 | Via Email to Chapters

    • Notification of “Drop-Downs” for ICDC (List of students eligible to compete at ICDC sent to chapters) by 5:00PM
    • Notification of LDA, SMI, and Voting Delegate Selections (List of students selected to fill these slots at ICDC sent to chapters) by 5:00PM

  • 15
    March
    ICDC Registration Forms Due
    March 15, 2018 | Email to registration@californiadeca.org

    • Must be received by 5:00PM
    • Changes/Substitutions after this date will incur a change fee (NO DROPS AFTER THIS DATE)

  • 15
    March
    ICDC Deposit Postmark Deadline
    March 15, 2018 | California DECA

    • Deposit must be postmarked by this date
    • Deposit is Non-Refundable    

  • 29
    March
    Piper Jaffray Taking Stock with Teens Spring Survey ends
    March 29, 2018 | DECA Inc., Reston, VA
  • 30
    March
    Balance Due Postmark Deadline for ICDC
    March 30, 2018 | California DECA

    • ICDC Balance Due must be postmarked by this date
    • Non-Refundable
    • Final Deadline for Substitutions/Changes (fee applies for substitutions and changes … DROPS ARE NOT ALLOWED)    

  • April, 2018

  • 21
    April
    DECA International Career Development Conference
    April 21 - 24, 2018 | Atlanta, GA

    • Travel to Atlanta: April 20
    • Travel home from Atlanta: April 25    

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  • May, 2018

  • 10
    May
    California DECA Board of Directors Meeting
    May 10 - 11, 2018 | Sacramento, CA