Learning labs will focus on one powerful component each hour. From college to career to chapter to compete to connect, these learning labs will engage DECA members.
Be the ultimate competitor in a DECA role-play. Members must pre-register for this activity. Top performers will be recognized during Sunday’s Closing Session.
Searching for the perfect institution to start your post-secondary studies? Want to discuss career opportunities? Looking to expand the product line for your school-based enterprise?
No power trip would be complete without the opportunity to meet new people! Join us Saturday evening for a “DECA After Dark” event.
The Advisor Professional Learning Series will engage educators in professional development focusing on curriculum and instructional content that support preparing students for college and careers and connects the conference content to the classroom. Topics for 2022 included:
Get ready to immerse yourself in this educational experience! The information below will guide you through the registration process.
Registration will open Fall 2023.
Registration is a two-step process:
For complete registration instructions, please refer to the conference registration guide.
The conference registration fee applies to DECA members, advisors and chaperones, and includes the following:
All student attendees must be on a submitted DECA membership roster to register. Collect the following information from each attendee to complete the registration process:
Conference participants must stay at the conference hotel for a minimum of two (2) nights.
JW Marriott Austin
110 E 2nd Street
Austin, TX 78701
$199.00 per room, per night plus tax - currently 17.61%
Hotel policy allows a maximum of four guests in a room with two double beds. Rooms are subject to availability within our block. Once the room block is full, which may occur before the deadline, room rates may increase and/or housing may no longer be available. Please confirm your rooming reservation before booking travel.
What you hear is true. With vibrant entertainment, art and culture, inspiring cuisine and stunning outdoor experiences, Austin lets you create a soundtrack all your own. So take a look around, and put the Live Music Capital of the World® on your playlist.
If you need more information, please reach out to our key conference contacts.