Calendar of Events

Marketing, Management, and Entrepreneurship




2018 - 2019 Calendar of Activities (Tentative)

September 4

All applicable items are due into the Ohio DECA office on the designated date. NO POSTMARKS Information of date and location of District DECA Competition.

September 28

State Officer Screening Intent Form Due IN State Office (Forms can be scanned and emailed to [email protected])

October 3

District Fall Conferences End

October 5

Ohio DECA Pin Contest Entry Due IN State Office - Original Art Work ONLY - NO FAXES. All pin designs must include a reference to Ohio and to the National DECA theme (either by design, shape or name). See the Official Pin Design rules in the Ohio DECA Competitive Events Guide.

October 6

PR and Parliamentarian Candidate Applications Due IN State Office (Please email all forms to [email protected])

October 10

Email voting for pins begins. Chapters get 1 vote for every student registered with DECA, Inc. 1234ohiodeca

October 14

State Officer Screening – Embassy Suites Dublin

October 17

Ohio DECA Fall Leadership Conference Registration (Must complete the on-line registration process to register)

October 20

Membership Roster and Dues for National and State Membership - $16.00 per person ($8.00 Nationals - $8.00 State membership fee). You will need to follow the instructions on the National DECA website at in order to process your membership information. If you are a new chapter, you need to call the Ohio DECA Office at 614-644-6769 for approval before proceeding with your on-line membership registration with National DECA.

Payment for both National and State DECA dues should be sent to National DECA, 1908 Association Drive, Reston, VA 20191-1594. They will forward Ohio’s portion of the dues to the Ohio DECA Office.

October 24

Email voting for Ohio DECA pin contest ends.

October 29

2018-19 State Officer Planning meeting- Drury Inn- Downtown

October 30

Ohio DECA Fall Leadership Conference- Convention Center, Columbus (Registration fee $35)


National DECA and Ohio Marketing Education/DECA Month

November 16-18

Central Region Conference, Detroit, Michigan

December 5-7

New State Officer Training-Drury Inn - Dublin

December 7

Executive Council Meeting – Drury Inn- Dublin