Michigan DECA, working in cooperation with several sports programs from across our great state, is thrilled to announce several Sports and Entertainment Marketing Conferences! Michigan DECA members will have a one of a kind opportunity to meet professionals who work behind the scenes in sports marketing. Guest speakers will cover many aspects of the industry, including marketing, sales, communications, public relations, internships and more. At the end of the day members will enjoy the game. Register early to ensure that your chapter members won’t miss out on this awesome opportunity!

December 7, 2018

Little Caesars Arena

Detroit, Michigan

Join us at Little Caesars Arena for the Sports & Entertainment Business Conference and an exciting night of Detroit Basketball! Take advantage of this unique opportunity to hear from Detroit Pistons business professionals about the business of basketball including topics on marketing, management, hospitality, technology and finance.

Registration Information:
Chapters are recommended to have at least one adult for every ten (10) students.

Registration includes presentations and a ticket game.

Tickets are $25 and $30, depending on which seating area you choose for your ticket to the game.  (Bus parking rate will be announced.)

All student participants are required to be members of DECA. Chapters will be required to turn in a participation list when they arrive at the event.

Members, check with your chapter advisor to register for the conference. Full pre-payment must accompany the chapter’s registration.

December 11, 2018

Ford Field

Detroit, Michigan

On December 11, get the inside scoop on Detroit Football with a behind the scenes tour of Ford Field, hear presentations from Detroit Lions executives, and the chance to ask them questions about sports marketing! Then, return on December 23 with your game ticket to watch the Lions battle the Vikings.

Registration Information:
Chapters are recommended to have at least one adult for every ten (10) students.

Registration includes presentations and a ticket game.

Tickets are $39  (Free bus parking on December 11.)

All student participants are required to be members of DECA. Chapters will be required to turn in a participation list when they arrive at the event.

Members, check with your chapter advisor to register for the conference. Full pre-payment must accompany the chapter’s registration.

December 15, 2018

Crisler Center

Ann Arbor, Michigan

On December 15, get discounted tickets to see the University of Michigan Basketball team.

Registration Information:
Chapters are recommended to have at least one adult for every ten (10) students.

Tickets are $15 for DECA Members, friends and families

Members, check with your chapter advisor to register for the conference. Full pre-payment must accompany the chapter’s registration.