Competitions & Conferences
State
Fall Leadership Conference
10/29/17 Sun - 10/31/17 Tue
This is a hands-on experience that familiarizes students with DECA, generating excitement and momentum leading in to their DECA year. Students attend a wide variety of dynamic breakout sessions led by key business professionals, DECA advisors, and Washington DECA staff. They also have the unique opportunity to practice their knowledge and skills during Mock Competition and a Mock (job) Interview. At the Marketing Fair, students network with exhibitors who are showcasing fundraising opportunities, school-based enterprise products, higher education institutions, and more. wadeca.org

DECA Area 7 Competition (On-Site Testing)
12/05/17 Tue - 12/07/17 Thu
Participating students begin the first phase of competition for the area level (aka districts).

DECA Area 7 Competition (Role Plays & Presentations)
01/18/18 Thu
Students who qualified from the on-site testing will compete in the 2nd level of competition at the Tacoma Convention Center.

DECA State Career Development Conference (SCDC)
03/01/18 Thu - 03/03/18 Sat
Students who qualified at Area competition will compete in the 3rd level of competition in Bellevue.

DECA International Career Development Conference (ICDC)
04/20/18 Fri - 04/25/18 Wed
Students who qualified at SCDC will compete in the 4rd level of competition in Atlanta, GA.