Chicago Collegiate DECA Competition
Saturday, February 22, 2014 from 8:00 AM to 5:30 PM (CST)
The DECA Competition allows students to put their experience, skills, and knowledge to the test while representing their college or university. The competition is recognized for helping prepare students for their professional careers–in all events students are judged by business and industry professionals.
Each participant will be provided a business simulation or case study in the area that they select along with a corresponding exam. Each student (or team) will be given 30 minutes to prepare for their business simulation or case study. Then, the student (or team) will be allotted 15 minutes to present their solution. The exam time will be 1 hour long.
Breakfast and lunch are included with the registration fees.
Note: All participants must be members of their local Collegiate DECA chapter.
The preliminary agenda is as follows:
|Registration||8:00 - 8:30|
|Continental Breakfast||8:00 - 8:30|
|Welcome Ceremony||8:30 - 8:45|
|Events & Competition||9:00 - 12:00|
|Lunch||12:00 - 1:00|
|Events & Competition||1:00 - 4:00|
|Scoring and Workshops||4:00 - 5:00|
Registration is $25.00 up until Wednesday, January 29th. After January 29th, registration is $35.00.
If you have questions, please contact us at DECA@depaul.edu.
When & Where
DePaul University, Driehaus College of Business
Established in 1912, DePaul's Driehaus College of Business is one of the nation's ten oldest business schools. The college leverages its Chicago location and innovative faculty and staff to develop socially responsible leaders and managers who are prepared to add immediate value in today's diverse and globalized environment.