February 1-3, 2019                              Event Guide Link

Dearborn, MI


The State Career Development Conference

provides a venue for DECA’s Competitive

Events Program as well as additional career

and leadership development programs. The

Michigan Association hosts this conference

to determine which members earn the right

to represent Michigan at the ICDC.

The SCDC will be located at the 

Doubletree by Hilton Dearborn/Detroit in Dearborn, MI.


Conference Information


Guest speaker - Adam Miller


Adam Miller is the Director of Hotel Operations at Ceasar Palace in Las Vegas.  Adam is looking forward to sharing his experience working through the ranks of the Hospitality industry.


State Community Service Project - Operation Christmas Child


More information coming soon


Please run a chapter or campus drive for items

listed above or cash donations to cover the cost

of postage.  Don't forget school with the most

points get priority seating for the awards

banquet for their chapter.



Social Event - Mocktails and Networking

Join us Saturday afternoon to network with

other members, alumni, judges and our guest speaker. 

The event starts at 4:30 p.m.


Conference Schedule

Friday, Feb. 1

Opening session - 9:00 p.m. (seating is open at 8:30 p.m.)


Saturday, Feb. 2

Event Competition - 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Seminars  - TBD

Mocktail Reception - 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Dinner - on your own


Sunday, Feb. 3

Voting - 9:45 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Brunch - 10:00 a.m.

Awards - 10:45 a.m. - Noon

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State Conference Documents




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