Michigan DECA Calendar

To see the calendar in a monthly grid, please go to the Google Calendar – Month View page.


October 8

October 8

October 10

October 16

October 19

October 25 & 26

October 31


November 12

November 12-18

November 16-18

November 19

November 23

November 30

November 30

November 30

December 3-11


December 5

December 7

December 11

December 13

December 14

December 18

December 19

December 20

Registration Deadline for:​​ MME Fall Conference Housing and Registration

Registration Deadline for:​​ New Advisor In-service

Advisors’​​ Council Meeting,​​ Michigan State University

New Advisor In-service,​​ Eastern Michigan University

Registration & Payment Deadline for:​​ Central Region Leadership Conference

MME Fall Conference,​​ Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort, Mount Pleasant

Student & Advisor​​ Memberships Due to DECA Inc. ​​​​ 

DECA Month

Deadline For: ​​ Proctor Registration Form (for District Conference Testing)

Global Entrepreneurship Week​​ 

Central Region Leadership Conference,​​ Detroit, Michigan

Registration Deadline for: ​​ ​​​​ District Conferences

Registration Deadline: ​​ Sports & Entertainment Marketing Workshop

Deadline for:​​ 100% Membership Reporting Form to Michigan DECA

Deadline for:​​ Membership rosters due to DECA Inc. for campaign recognition

Deadline for:​​ Membership Campaign entries due to DECA​​ Inc. for recognition

Online Testing window for District Conferences​​ 

Chapters in District 6 must complete testing by December 7


Payment Deadline For: ​​ District Conferences

Sports & Entertainment Marketing Workshop,​​ Little Caesars Arena, Detroit

Student Business Fair with the Detroit Lions,​​ Ford Field, Detroit

Deadline for:​​ Bronze level MAP names for recognition at District Conference

District 6 Conference,​​ Lawrence Technological University

District 1 Conference,​​ Saginaw Valley State University

District 8​​ Conference,​​ Baker College

District 3 Conference,​​ Kalamazoo Valley Community College




January 8

January 10

January 11

January 11

January 12

January 15

January 18

January 25

January 28

February 1

February 1

February 1

February 2

February 6

February 6-15

February 16



February 20

February 20-27

February 21-22

February 28​​ 

March 1

March 8-10

March 19

April 10

April 26​​ – May 1

District 2 Conference,​​ Ferris State University​​ 

District 4 Conference,​​ Eastern Michigan University​​ 

District 5 Conference,​​ Eastern Michigan University

Deadline for: ​​ School Based Enterprise documentation to DECA, Inc.

District 7 Conference,​​ Lake Orion High School

First Day​​ Chapters Can Submit State Conference Registration Forms

Deadline for:​​ Online DECA Scholarship Applications due

Deadline for: ​​ State Officer Candidate Screening Registration

First Day​​ Chapters Can Submit State Conference Housing Forms

Deadline for:​​ Bronze, Silver and Gold MAP names for Certificates of Achievement

Deadline for: ​​ International Conference Academies Applications

Deadline for: ​​ Proctor Registration Form (for State Conference Testing)

State Officer Candidate Screening,​​ Lansing, Michigan​​ 

Deadline for:​​ State Conference Registration and Housing Forms

TurnItIn submission window of written events for plagiarism review

Written Event Screening,​​ Eastern Michigan University - Please note, if you are mailing projects, they need to arrive before Wednesday, February 13. ​​ USPS takes an extra day or two to arrive to our office after it has been delivered to campus. ​​ We receive NO deliveries on Saturdays, even if you have paid extra for this service!


Payment Deadline for: ​​​​ State Conference Registrations

Online Testing window for the State Conference

Advisors’ Council Meeting,​​ Detroit, Michigan

Deadline for: ​​ MDA Verification form​​ MDA to be recognized at State Conference

Advocacy Campaign entries due to DECA Inc.

State Career Development Conference,​​ Detroit, Michigan

Registration Deadline for:​​ International Career Development Conference

Final Payment Due:​​ International Career Development Conference

International Career Development Conference,​​ Orlando, Florida


Planning Ahead? Future dates and locations:

Thursday March 5 – Saturday March 7, 2020 – State Career Development Conference, Detroit, Michigan
April 28-May 3, 2020 – International Career Development Conference, Nashville, Tennessee

April 23-28, 2021 – International Career Development Conference, Anaheim, California

April 22-27, 2022 – International Career Development Conference, Atlanta, Georgia

April 21-26, 2023 – International Career Development Conference, Orlando, Florida