Michigan DECA Calendar

We are still waiting on dates for the District 3 and 8 Conferences, and hope to have those posted soon.

2021

September 27 to October 1 – DECA New Member Week

September 27 – Registration Deadline: New Advisor In-service

October 1 – Regular Registration Deadline: MME Fall Conference Registration

October 5 – New Advisor In-service, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, Michigan

October 11 to 15 – DECA School Based Enterprise Week

October 13 – Registration Deadline: DECA Ultimate Power Trip

October 14 – Registration Deadline: State Leadership Conference – Submissions accepted only online through the Chapter Registration Portal

October 15 – Student & Advisor Memberships Due to DECA Inc.  All membership rosters and payments must be submitted and received by this date

October 21 to 22 – MME Fall Conference, Grand Rapids, Michigan

October 30 – District Conference Registration Opens – Submissions accepted only online through the Chapter Registration Portal

November – DECA Month

November 4 & 5 – State Leadership Conference, East Lansing, Michigan

November 8 to 14 – Global Entrepreneurship Week

November 9 – DECA Day with the Detroit Red Wings

November 16 – Registration Deadline: District Conference – Submissions accepted only online through the Chapter Registration Portal

November 17-23 – Online Testing Window for District Conferences

November 9-21 – DECA Ultimate Power Trip, Boston, Massachusetts

November 30 – Deadline: 100% Membership Reporting Form to Michigan DECA

November 30 – Deadline: Membership rosters to DECA Inc. for campaign recognition

November 30 – Deadline: Membership Campaign entries to DECA Inc.

December 1 – Deadline: Bronze level MAP names for recognition at District Conferences (optional)

December 6 – DECA Day with the Detroit Pistons

December 7 – Payment Deadline: District Conferences

December 15 – District 8 Conference, Wayne County Community College, Taylor

December 17 – District 6 Conference, Lawrence Technological University

December 21 – District 1 Conference, Northwood University

TBA – District 3 Conference

 

2022 

January 4 – District 2 Conference, Ferris State University

January 6 – District 4 Conference, Eastern Michigan University

January 7 – District 5 Conference, Eastern Michigan University

January 8 – District 7 Conference, Lake Orion High School

January 10 – Deadline: School-Based Enterprise Documentation, to DECA Inc., Online

January 14 – Deadline: DECA Student Scholarship Applications, Online

January 17 – State Conference Registration & Housing Opens – Submissions accepted only online through the Chapter Registration Portal

January 28 – Deadline: DECA Student Emerging Leader Honor Award Applications, Online

January 31 – Deadline: Registration for State Officer Candidate Screening

February – CTE Month

February 1 – Deadline: Bronze, Silver, and Gold level MAP names for Certificates

February 5 – State Officer Candidate Screening, Lansing, Michigan

February 7 to 11 – DECA Alumni Recognition Week

February 10 – Registration Deadline: State Conference Registration – Submissions accepted only online through the Chapter Registration Portal

February 10 – Deadline: Written events uploaded to the Online Submission Portal for the State Conference – All written events, (except for Chapter Awards Projects) must be uploaded by the chapter advisor to avoid penalty points and/or disqualification.

February 10 – Deadline: Written event hard copy submission for the State Conference – must be mailed to arrive at our office by this date – no hand delivered copies accepted. Applies to Chapter Awards Projects, Gold Merit Awards Projects, Innovation Plan, the three Integrated Marketing Campaigns, and StartUp Business Plan projects.

February 15-17 OR 22-24 – Online Testing Window for the State Conference, chapters must choose one window to test students

February 24 and 25 – Advisor’s Council Meeting, Detroit, Michigan

February 25 – Payment Deadline: State Career Development Conference

February 28 – Deadline for: MDA Verification form MDA to be recognized at State Conference

March 1 – Deadline: Advocacy Campaign entries to DECA Inc., Online

March 1 – Deadline: Final Student Membership Submission and Payment – Members not submitted or paid by this date will not be allowed to register for the International Conference

March 10 to 12 – State Career Development Conference, Detroit, Michigan

March 21 – Registration and Housing Deadline: International Career Development Conference – Submissions accepted only online through the Chapter Registration Portal

April 7 – NEW this year: Deadline: Written events uploaded to the Online Submission Portal for the International Career Development Conference

April 10 – Payment Deadline: International Career Development Conference

April 22 to 27 – International Career Development Conference, Atlanta, Georgia

 

 

 

Planning Ahead? Future Dates

Summer 2022 – MME Impact Summer Curriculum Academy
November 2022 – Central Region Leadership Conference, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
March 9-11, 2023 – State Career Development Conference, Detroit, Michigan
April 21-26, 2023 – International Career Development Conference, Orlando, Florida

April 27-30, 2024 – International Career Development ConferenceAnaheim, California

April 26-29, 2025 – International Career Development Conference, Orlando, Florida

April 25-28, 2026 – International Career Development Conference, Atlanta, Georgia

April 17-20, 2027 – International Career Development Conference, Anaheim, California

April 22-25, 2028 – International Career Development Conference, Orlando, Florida