EMERGING
LEADER SUMMIT

DECA leaders will engage in an array of
educational programs to empower
them to lead in the upcoming year. There
are plenty of opportunities to collaborate,
network, achieve, excel and grow.

WHEN

July 15-17, 2019

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WHERE

San Diego, CA

Hilton San Diego Mission Valley

CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTS

Elevate Track

Designed for upcoming chapter leaders – whether they are a chapter president, committee member, project manager or someone who just wants to go above-and-beyond.

Empower Track

Designed for association leaders, the Empower program will challenge association teams to work together in a facilitated classroom environment with team assignments, discussions and presentations.

Leadership Development

Prepare for your role as a leader through activities that teach professionalism, public speaking, collaboration, etiquette and so much more!

Networking

Build your network for the upcoming year by connecting with members from all across DECA’s membership, including your Executive Officer Team.

CLASSROOM CONNECTION

This conference will reinforce 21st Century Skills. Through participating in interactive sessions, DECA members will be able to:

CREATIVITY + INNOVATIONS

  • Use a wide range of idea creation techniques
  • Create new and worthwhile ideas

CRITICAL THINKING + PROBLEM SOLVING

  • Interpret information and draw conclusions based on the best analysis

COMMUNICATON + COLLABORATION

  • Demonstrate ability to work effectively and respectfully with diverse teams

LEADERSHIP + RESPONSIBILITY

  • Use interpersonal and problem-solving skills to influence and guide others toward a goal
  • Demonstrate integrity and ethical behavior in using influence and power
  • Act responsibly with the interests of the larger community in mind

REGISTRATION

Registration is a two step process. You first register participants for the conference through our online registration system. After you’ve completed online registration, you can then make your housing reservations using the hotel’s DECA rooming list form. For complete registration instructions, please refer to the conference registration packet.

DEADLINE: June 6, 2019

Conference Venue:
Hilton San Diego Mission Valley
901 Camino Del Rio South
San Diego, CA 92108

www.hiltonmv.com

GET TO SAN DIEGO

San Diego is where good vibes and awesomeness shine day and night. There are plenty of passions to pursue in San Diego. Step outside of your comfort zone and explore new ideas. You may find that discovering a new pursuit is an adventure in itself.

VISIT SAN DIEGO

#DECAELS

CONTACT US

Emily Colucci

Conference Questions

(703) 860-5000

Claudia Velasco

Online Registration

(703) 860-5000

Hilton San Diego Mission Valley

Hotel Reservations

Fern Turnage

Cindy Allen

Sponsorship

(703) 860-5000 ext. 230

FUTURE DATES OF DECA EMERGING LEADER SERIES

Coming soon

Don’t miss out on this great conference! REGISTER TODAY