The next New Hampshire DECA State Career Development Conference will take place on February 14-16, 2018, at the Radisson Hotel in Manchester.  Students will be able to compete in over 35 event areas, including advertising, marketing, hospitality and tourism, entrepreneurship, and accounting.  The conference will kick off on Wednesday night, with the Opening Session, state officer candidate speeches, and a special guest keynote speaker! Competitive events take place Thursday from 9 AM to 4 PM, and will include the 2nd year of Quiz Bowl team competition! We will have some special workshops and the Medal Awards dinner, as well as entertainment Thursday night.  Friday morning we announce the new state officer team, and have the Awards Breakfast. Last year over 400 students attended, and we expect this year even bigger.  Winners at the State Conference are eligible to move on to competition in Atlanta against other national and international winners!