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Conferences

Information for students and parents regarding conferences.

Conference
State Fall Leadership Conference
NFLC 2015
State Leadership Conference 2016
National Leadership Conference 2016

Dates
October 4-5
November 6-7
March 31-April 2
June 29 - July 2

Location
Des Moines, IA
Omaha, NE
Coralville, IA
Atlanta, GA

Price
$80
$300 +/-
$100 +/-
$1500 +/-

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State Fall Leadership Conference

The State Fall Leadership Conference(SFLC) is a two‑day conference held in September. Delegates from local chapters in each state may attend the SFLC. Iowa FBLA State Officers attend in addition to local officers, members, and advisers. All FBLA members are eligible to attend, depending on local guidelines.The State Fall Leadership Conference consists of general sessions, special interest sessions, seminars, workshops, tours, and other leadership development activities.

When: October 4-5
Where: Des Moines, IA
Registration: Due September 14
Costs: $80

National Fall Leadership Conference
The National Fall Leadership Conference is a two‑day national conference held in November. Delegates from local chapters in each state may attend the NFLC. Iowa FBLA State Officers attend in addition to local officers, members, and advisers. All FBLA members are eligible to attend, depending on local guidelines. The National Fall Leadership Conference consists of general sessions, special interest sessions, seminars, workshops, tours, and other leadership development activities.

When: November 6-7
Where: Omaha, NE
Sign up by: TBA
Costs: Registration: $300

Regional Testing
Students have the opportunity to practice events prior to the State Leadership Conference. Members are to choose two or more competitive events with a written or online (multiple choice) test. Members will get feedback on how they did individually and against other members who took the same tests across the state.

When: January 3-24
Where: Linn-Mar
Sign up for Events by: TBA
Costs: $10 for two tests, $1.50 for additional tests - students can take as many tests as they like

State Leadership Conference
The Iowa FBLA State Leadership Conference (SLC) is a three day conference held each spring. The conference consists of general sessions, competitive events, seminars, workshops, election of officers, awards, special programs, and other planned leadership and educational activities. Members sign up to compete in three events. Sign up in Mrs. Lampe's room by Jan 1. Students must attend work sessions throughout the months of January - March to prepare.

When: March 29- April 2
Where: Coralville, Iowa
Sign up for Events by: TBA

National Leadership Conference
The National Leadership Conference (NLC) is held during the summer months in a selected city in the United States. Iowa first‑place competitive event winners and second‑place competitive event winners with a counterpart national event are eligible to compete at the NLC. In addition to competitive events, the NLC consists of tours, business meetings, special interest sessions, seminars, workshops, awards programs, election and installation of national officers, and other planned educational/leadership development activities.

When: June 29 - July 2, 2016
Where: Atlanta, GA
Eligible students must let Mrs. Lampe know if they will compete at the National conference by: April 15

 

For more information about national conferences visit the FBLA National Conference Page