Empowering DECA members by providing effective leadership through goal setting, consensus building and project implementation. This happens in the class-room and through Wisconsin DECA led conferences through out the school year.
Chapter Opportunity Workshop (COW)
This summer Madison conference gives the opportunity for chapters to do their strategic planning for the year. Members engage in team building & leadership events along with getting a head start on competitive event strategies by practicing business situation role plays and taking a marketing exam. One hard working chapter earns the COW trophy!Learn more
Emerging Leadership Conference (ELC)
New and seasoned DECA members engage with professional leadership experts during this fall, Wisconsin Dells, action packed leadership experience. Conference activities include interactive breakout sessions, team building activities, and statewide chapter networking opportunites helping to create ideas and build skills providing opportunities for our members to grow as leaders.
Central Region Leadership Conference (CRLC)
More than fifteen hundread student leaders and their advisors attend this engaging DECA conference. Hear outstanding speakers, attend dynamic and educational breakout sessions, and feel the excitement of the daily general sessions. Industry tours and a business & college fair round out this great DECA experience! The next CRLC will be held in Milwaukee, November, 2022.Learn more
Sports and Entertainment Marketing (SEM)
Marketing executives share their expertise on target marketing, advertising media, identifying out-of-the-box sales promotion ideas and career opportunities during this energizing conference. Members become engaged through tours, conference speakers and attending a sporting event.