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        Business Professionals of America conducts a number of events throughout each membership year, the Calendar and Events listing serves as a tool to promote and publicizing those events for the students, advisors, alumni and partners that are a part of our organization. In addition to posting these program and event offerings to our website, we publish and distribute a calendar of events poster at the beginning of each membership year. Information included on the calendar of events poster is current as of the time it is published in late summer. It is recommended that members reference the information posted on the Calendar and Events page of our website for the most up-to-date information.

        Alumni Division Meetings
        The 2017-2018 Meeting Dates for the Alumni Division will be as follows:

        Tuesday, September 26, 2017, 8:00 PM EST
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        Tuesday, November 28, 2017, 8:00 PM EST (Annual Fall Meeting)
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        Tuesday, January 23, 2018, 8:00 PM EST
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        Wednesday, February 20, 2018, 8:00 PM EST
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        Tuesday ,March 20, 2018, 8:00 PM EST
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        National Officer Winter Planning Meeting
        The Winter Officer Planning Meeting is held annually in January. Secondary and Post-secondary members of the National Officer Team meet to review goal progress and plan for the National Leadership Conference. The 2018 National Officer Winter Planning Meeting will take place in Grapevine, TX January 4-9, 2018.

         


        National Leadership Conference

        The National Leadership Conference is held annually during the month of April or May. The purpose of the National Leadership Conference is to provide delegates the opportunity to participate in educational workshops, hear nationally prominent speakers, elect student officers, participate in the competitive events program, make recommendations regarding policies, conduct the business of the organization, and participate in leadership programs. The 2018 National Leadership Conference will take place in Dallas, TX May 9-13.


        National Officer Summer Training
        The National Officer Summer Training is held annually during the month of June or July. Newly elected national officer team members from the Secondary and Post-Secondary Divisions meet under the direction of the National Officer Coordinator to train for their respective positions and goal-set for the upcoming membership year. The 2018-2019 National Officer’s Summer Training will take place in Columbus, OH June 27-July 4, 2018.

         

        2018 Summer Planning Meetings: July 16-23, Anaheim, CA

        Classroom Educators Advisory Council Summer Planning Meeting

        The Classroom Educators Advisory Council Summer Planning Meeting is held annually during the month of July. Appointed representatives to the Classroom Educators Advisory Council meet to review the Workplace Skills Assessment Program and make recommendations to the Board of Trustees.

        The 2018 Classroom Educators Advisory Council Summer Planning Meeting
        Arrive: July 16
        Meetings: July 17, 18, 19, 20 (end at 12:00 PM)
        Depart: July 20

        State Association Advisory Council Summer Planning Meeting
        The State Association Advisory Council Summer Planning Meeting is held annually during the month of July. State Advisors representing all chartered states of Business Professionals of America meet to review policy and present formal recommendations to the Board of Trustees.

        The 2018 SAAC Summer Planning Meeting
        Arrive: July 17
        Meetings: July 18, 19, 20 (end at 1:00 PM)
        Depart: July 20 or July 21

        Board of Trustees Summer Planning Meeting
        The Board of Trustees Summer Planning Meeting is held annually in the month of July. Board members meet to conduct the business of Business Professionals of America and set short-term and long-term goals for the organization.

        The 2018 Board of Trustees Summer Planning Meeting
        Arrive: July 19
        Meetings: July 20, 21, 22
        Depart: July 23


        Regional and State Conferences

        Throughout fall, winter and early spring, BPA regions and states hold their conferences for leadership development, competitions, awards, elections and more. Some states have all divisions together, some separately. Some states have a fall and winter/spring conference; some just have a winter/spring conference. For information on your region or state, talk to your local advisor, or State Advisor.

         

         

         

         

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