CHOOSE A SERIES
In 2018-2019, forge your own path by attending events in any of Arizona DECA's four new event categories. Glory and prizes await those who maximize their attendance in a particular series. Chapters that compete to be the top dog in a series can win even more.
PATH TO GLASS
December - January
The stakes at districts are higher than ever before. Begin your journey on the Path to Glass and prove you have what it takes to challenge fellow DECA members from around the state.
February 28 - March 2, 2019
The flagship conference of Arizona DECA is no longer just for those on the Path to Glass. Introducing the Rise Academy, non-competitors will have a chance to earn their claim to fame and enhance their DECA journey.
April 26 - May 1, 2019
Nearly 20,000 high school students, advisors, businesspersons, and alumni gather to develop knowledge and skills for college and careers. Will you walk away with the glass as an international champion?
COMPETITION MASTERY SERIES
September - November
Phoenix Metropolitan Area
Choose from three reimagined conferences where you'll network with Arizona DECA students, polish your competition skills, and tour multi-million dollar facilities. Finish the day relaxing at a major-league sports game.
November 2-3, 2018
Ideas to Doors is about true retail and brand entrepreneurs. It is about the passion, determination, and belief that they could take their ideas and get them to the doors of their retail stores and customers.
October - December
Ever wish you had more opportunities to practice your competition skills? Now you can! Your chapter can host an invitational competition where all you have to do is set the scene. We'll do the rest! To get started, send an email to Dan@azdeca.org.
AT LOST CANYON
July 15-17, 2019
San Diego, California
DECA leaders will engage in an array of education programs to empower them to lead in the upcoming year. There are plenty of opportunities to collaborate, network, achieve, excel, and grow.
August 26-28, 2019
Spend three days in the beautiful pines of Williams surrounded by emerging leaders from around the state. Engage in character-building activities and compete to be the best team at camp.
November 15-17, 2018
The best stories are the ones that excite us, pique our curiosity, and keep us in suspense. We're drawn to stories about life, love, and adventure... but why not write our own epic story to tell? This... is your chance.
November 16-18, 2018
Embark on a quest that will awaken your thirst for knowledge in this powerful city. Feel the energy when DECA members come together for sessions filled with dazzling lights, upbeat music, and a powerful message.
MDA Muscle Walk of Tucson
September 29, 2018
At MDA, families are the stars and heroes. Muscle Walk gives us the opportunity to unite around a cause that binds us together and celebrate all the stars in our lives who make this journey possible.
MDA Muscle Walk of Greater Phoenix Area
The dollars we raise together fuel MDA's efforts to find research breakthroughs across diseases, to care for kids and adults from day one, and to empower families in hometowns in America with services and support.
November 16-18, 2018
This is the springboard for DECA members to unleash their innovative and create ideas! Get an introduction to the transformative power of entrepreneurship, develop business concepts, and build a brief pitch for a new idea.
November - December
New York City, New York
It's the concrete jungle where dreams are made, and the city becomes the living classroom for DECA members as they explore marketing, finance, fashion, hospitality, and so much more!
February 6-10, 2019
When it comes to learning from the professionals in these popular industries, this conference cannot be rivaled. Home to world-class professional and college sports, theme parks become the living classroom.