State CDC

February 1-3, 2024

This year’s State Career Development Conference will be held February 1-3 at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta- All competitions, sessions, and workshops. Our Opening Session will take place on Thursday, February 1st.  We will hold our Awards Session on Saturday, February 3.



Registration Information:

Important State Career Development Conference Facts & Deadlines:

Who: All Affiliated DECA Advisors & Student Members

When: February 1-3, 2024

Where: Hyatt Regency Atlanta (265 Peachtree Street Atlanta, GA)

Cost:    Early Bird Registration (students & advisors)                                               $80

            Regular Registration (students & advisors)                                                  $90

            Duplicate Competitors (students in 2 competitive events)                             $110

            Chaperone Registration                                                                              $45

            Housing (per room/per night)                                                                     $205


Early Bird Registration Deadline: December 8, 2023

Registration Deadline: December 15, 2023

Payment Deadline: January 12, 2024  (due in the state office). Payment received after January 12th will receive a $25 penalty fee. All credit card payments will incur a 5% processing fee.


Registration includes: admission to all sessions, conference t-shirt & conference materials. 


Written Event Manuals Deadline: January 12, 2024

Competitions: Principles of Business & Administration Events, Individual Series Events, Team Decision Making Events, Business Operations Research Events, Project Management Events, Integrated Marketing Campaign Events, Professional Selling Events, Personal Financial Literacy Event, Entrepreneurship Events, Georgia Role Play Only Events, SBE Competition!

Where to Register for the Conference:


State Online Testing- January 16-18, 2024

Testing Proctor Form (Submit by January 9th)-