Conference Program

Explore What This Virtual Event Has to Offer

This conference is THE virtual event for DECA students to explore entrepreneurship, personal finance, the fundamentals of leadership, professional development, and more! Our program offerings were designed just for you.

See what we have in store for your Innovate 2020 conference experience and enjoy free, on-demand access to conference content!

  • Entrepreneur Success Stories
  • DECA Role-Play Competitions

  • Industry Workshops

  • Digital Badges and Business Tours

  • DECA Chapter Management Training

  • Innovation Pitch Competition

  • Advisor Innovation Classroom

  • Innovation Fair
  • Sneaker Design Competition

  • Digital Scavenger Hunts

  • Community Awareness Project

  • DECAFit

  • Conference T-Shirt

  • Awards & Scholarships

Schedule

Daily workshop presentations and keynote speaker sessions will be available on-demand at 9 a.m. the day they are scheduled. Enjoy free access to this content for 30-days following the conference!

Time Event
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm PST Virtual Conference Orientation – Advisors Only
Available on-demand following the orientation.
5:00 pm PST Virtual Conference Orientation – Students Only
Available on-demand following the orientation.
Time Event
8:00 am – 8:45 am PST DECAFit
9:00 am PST Opening Session
10:00 am PST Sneaker Design Competition + Workshop

Student Workshops

Innovation Pitch Competition Judging

3:00 – 5:00 pm PST Live Advisor Workshops
Time Event
8:00 am – 8:45 am PST DECAFit
9:00 am PST Tour Bus Available

Marketing Communications Role-Play Competition Judging Begins

9:00 am PST Student Workshops
9:00 am – 12:00 pm PST Innovation Fair
2:00 pm PST Keynote Speaker – Community Awareness Project Launch
3:00 – 5:00 pm PST Live Advisor Workshops
Time Event
All Day Community Awareness Challenge
Time Event
8:00 am – 8:45 am PST DECAFit
9:00 am PST Keynote Speaker

Entrepreneurship Role-Play Competition Judging Begins

10:00 am PST Student Workshops
10:00 am – 1:00 pm PST Innovation Leadership Academy
2:00 pm PST Keynote Speaker
3:00 pm – 5:00 pm PST Live Advisor Workshops
Time Event
8:00 am – 8:45 am DECAFit
9:00 am – 1:00 pm PST Principles of Hospitality Competition – Judging Begins
9:00 am – 1:00 pm PST Competition Workshops
2:00 pm PST Keynote Speaker and Closing Awards Session
3:00 – 5:00 pm PST Live Advisor Workshops