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October 24-26, 2024
Hyatt Regency Minneapolis | Minneapolis, MN

Get engaged with industry professionals and Collegiate DECA members from across the globe through networking, corporate visits, and case study competition. 

Leadership and Innovation Summit
November 22, 2024
Redwood Area Community Center | Redwood Falls, MN

The Leadership and Innovation Summit unites students, academics and business leaders from across the state who are passionate about developing innovative solutions to today's problems. Attendees will hear from a panel of industry experts, learn leadership, and team building skills and then collaborate in teams to create innovative solutions to real world problems during the Innovation Challenge.

State Career Development Conference
February 20-21, 2025
Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center | Alexandria, MN

The State Career Development Conference provides students with the opportunity to experience real life business scenarios through competition and connect to potential employers through networking events and feedback. Experienced industry professionals interact with students in a judged format and students are rewarded for their work at our awards ceremonies.

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International Career Development Conference
April 5-8, 2025 (does not include travel dates)
Marriott Marquis | San Francisco, CA


The International Career Development Conference is the next step for our students who competed at our state conference. Students earn the opportunity to compete with fellow emerging leaders from across the United States and Canada. The International Conference also provides Professional Development Academies and International recognition.

Future Conference Dates


February 20-21, 2025 | Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center | Alexandria, MN

February 19-20, 2026 | TBA


April 5-8, 2025 | San Francisco, CA

Contact us to get registered or for more information on how to get involved!
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