Get Ready to Innovate at WRLC!

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Are you looking to learn new skills, meet like-minded leaders and set yourself apart? If so, it is time to mark your calendar! This year’s virtual Western Region Leadership Conference will take place November 9-13, 2020. This incredible experience, hosted by Washington DECA, will be one you won’t want to miss!

The theme of this year’s WRLC is Innovate. As leaders, we are constantly enhancing the way we do things and are consistently striving for greater goals and challenges. By the end of this conference, you will leave with innovative leadership and competition skills, educational goals and career aspirations. You’ll be an innovative leader ready to take on whatever life throws at you next.

This conference has a vast selection of program offerings that truly provide something for everyone. Interested in pursuing entrepreneurship? Marketing communications? The principles of hospitality? You name it; we’ve got you covered. Prove why the Western Region is the “Bestern” Region by showing your DECA pride at every opportunity during this action-packed experience. Discover your true potential through the Competition and Industry Workshops, as well as the Innovation Leadership Academy. Check out the Innovation Fair, where vendors will be showcasing student-based enterprise products, fundraising ideas and various college and educational paths. Take part in the Community Awareness Project and prepare to raise awareness of mental health in your school and community. Attendees even have the opportunity to test their DECA skills by competing for awards and insightful judge feedback through a diverse selection of competitive event options. Most importantly, there is no better experience than the #Innovate2020 Conference to network with fellow DECA members, grow personally and professionally and make memories that will last a lifetime.

These are just a few of the amazing opportunities you’ll experience by attending the Western Region Leadership Conference. To access the full agenda, conference information and registration materials, visit

Registration opens Monday, September 28 and closes Monday, October 12. Make sure to talk to your advisor about getting registered today.

I can’t wait to see you all there!

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