May 18, 2016

Fall Leadership Conferences Announcement

Author: California DECA

We’re excited to announce that the 2016 California DECA Fall Conferences will be open to all registered CA DECA chapters, regardless of the chapters district designation!

Leadership Development Conferences
University of California, Irvine- October 15, 2016
University of California, Berkeley- October 29, 2016

The Leadership Development Conferences at UC-Irvine and UC-Berkeley will be powerful one day conferences that include exciting DECA updates/information, competitive events training and participation in a fun and interactive ropes course. Come prepared to learn exciting new things, prepare for the DECA year ahead, get an early start on preparing for DECA Competitive Events and participate in hands on leadership and team-building activities with professional facilitators from the University of California Campus Recreation Program.

Leadership and Competitive Excellence Conference
Doubletree by Hilton, San Jose-
November 11-13, 2016

Join us in Silicon Valley for a weekend devoted to competitive excellence and the professional development of both members and advisors. Workshops will focus on a variety of topics, and will be presented by industry experts from throughout Silicon Valley. Come prepared to strengthen your competitive event skills by attending competitive event workshops- all members attending will also take the DECA Knowledge Test! We’ll close the weekend with a community breakfast and recognition event.
By opening the Fall Conference to all registered California DECA chapters, we hope to increase participation and continue to grow these exciting and beneficial events. Join us for one, two, or all three of the fall conferences!
Get ready to Own Your Future- we look forward to seeing you in the fall! Keep an eye out for more information in the coming months.

About California DECA
California DECA is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) Career and Technical Student Organization, endorsed by the California Department of Education. With over 4,500 members in 59 schools throughout California, California DECA works to prepare emerging leaders and entrepreneurs in four fields of business: marketing, finance, hospitality, and management. For more information about California DECA, visit


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