INTERNATIONAL
CAREER
DEVELOPMENT
CONFERENCE

Join more than 1,500 Collegiate DECA members
engaged in Professional Development Academies,
Competitive Events and Management Institutes.

WHEN

April 17-20, 2021

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WHERE

Austin, Texas

Hilton Austin

CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTS

Professional Development Series

Engage with business executives through a full day of professional development.

Competitive Events

Over 1,500 Collegiate DECA members demonstrate their career knowledge and skills by participating in Collegiate DECA’s Competitive Events Program in hopes of being named an international champion.

Career Exhibits + Networking

Network with representatives from corporate supporters and educational partners participating in the College and Career Exhibits. 

And much more!

Don’t miss out on special Collegiate ICDC programs: Culinary Management Institute, Management Institute, Entrepreneurship Challenge, Sales Challenge and the election of the new executive officer team.

CLASSROOM CONNECTION

Learn about these exciting educational experiences available to members at the Collegiate DECA International Career Development Conference.

COMPETITIVE EVENTS
CULINARY MANAGEMENT INSTITUTE
MANAGEMENT INSTITUTE
ENTREPRENEURSHIP CHALLENGE
SALES CHALLENGE

REGISTRATION

Registration information will be available in Winter 2021.

There is no higher priority than the health, safety and well-being of everyone involved in Collegiate DECA’s International Career Development Conference. Given the uncertain length of the current pandemic, DECA Inc. will monitor the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation closely and make any updates regarding the conference on this page. DECA Inc. advises attendees to check the policies of travel and transportation providers to determine their cancelation policies prior to making any arrangements.

Conference Venue:
Hilton Austin
500 E 4th Street
Austin, TX 78701

GET TO AUSTIN

In Austin, music, shopping and rich history combine with inspiration-inducing attractions to create a city with Southern charm and world-class sophistication. After your Collegiate DECA activities have wrapped for the day, escape to a world of entertainment and fun that will leave you feeling refreshed and inspired.

VISIT AUSTIN

GET INVOLVED

Exhibit

Make one-on-one connections with more than 1,500 Collegiate DECA members and advisors in one location.

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Advertise

Put your message in the hands of all the conference attendees by advertising in the conference program.

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Sponsor

There are plenty of opportunities to sponsor meal functions, participant materials, general sessions and more.

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Volunteer

Spend time inspiring emerging leaders and entrepreneurs by serving as a competitive events judge.

Volunteer

CONTACT US

Emily Colucci

Conference Questions

emily@deca.org

Michael Mount

Online Registration + Testing

michael@deca.org

Cindy Allen

Sponsorship and Exhibits

cindy@deca.org

FUTURE DATES OF COLLEGIATE DECA ICDC

  • April 9-12, 2022 | Baltimore, MD | Marriott Baltimore Waterfront
  • April 15-18, 2023 | Orlando, FL | Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista – Disney Springs Area

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