Michigan DECA Calendar

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


October 4

October 11

October 06

October 10

October 14

October 14

October 26 & 27

October 31


November 8 & 9

November 12

November 13-19

November 15

November 17

November 29

November 30

November 30

November 30

December 1-12

December 1-3

December 19

December 20

Registration Deadline for: New Advisor In-service

Advisors’ Council Meeting, Michigan State University

Registration Deadline for: MME Fall Conference Housing and Registration

New Advisor In-service, Eastern Michigan University

Registration & Payment Deadlines for: Central Region Leadership Conference

Registration & Payment Deadlines for: State Leadership Conference

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

Student & Advisor Memberships Due to DECA Inc.  

DECA Month

State Leadership Conference, Amway Grand Plaza, Grand Rapids

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

Global Entrepreneurship Week

Registration Deadline:  Sports & Entertainment Marketing Workshop

Registration Deadline for:   District Conferences

Sports & Entertainment Marketing Workshop, Little Caesars Arena, Detroit

Deadline for: 100% Membership Reporting Form to Michigan DECA

Deadline for: Rosters due to receive Membership Campaign recognition

Deadline for: Membership Campaign entries due to DECA Inc.

Window for: Online Testing for District Conferences

Central Region Leadership Conference, Omaha, Nebraska

District 1 Conference, Saginaw Valley State University

District 8 Conference, Baker College



January 3

January 11

January 12

January 13

January 13

January 13

January 19

January 19

January 31

February 1

February 1

February 1

February 3

February 5 - 16 

February 8

February 8

February 17

February 21-28

February 22 & 23

February 28

March 1

March 9-11

March 16

April 10

April 20-25

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 6 Conference, Lakeland High School

District 7 Conference, Lake Orion High School

District 3 Conference, Kalamazoo Valley Community College

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:  International Conference Academies Applications

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

State Officer Candidate Screening, Lansing, Michigan 

Window for: Written Events must be uploaded to TurnItIn for plagiarism review

Deadline for: State Conference Registration and Housing Forms

Deadline for: MAP Names for Certificates of Achievement

Written Event Screening, Eastern Michigan University

Window for: Online Testing 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, Atlanta, Georgia


Planning Ahead? Future dates and locations:

March 8-10, 2019 – State Career Development Conference, Detroit, Michigan
April 26-May 1, 2019 – Orlando, Florida

March 6-8, 2020 – State Career Development Conference, Detroit, Michigan
April 28-May 3, 2020 – Nashville, Tennessee

April 23-28, 2021 – Anaheim, California

April 22-27, 2022 – Atlanta, Georgia

April 21-26, 2023 – Orlando, Florida