State Career Development Conference

Join us for the State Career Development Conference in April! The program will feature a day of activities, including an Opening Session, keynote speaker, workshop, competitions and the award session.

When: March 7, 2023

Where: Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex – Birmingham, Alabama

    National Career Development Conference

    Join us in Orlando, Florida for the National Career Development Conference in April! The program will feature competition training, activities, general sessions, keynote speakers, workshop, competitions and the award session.

    When: April 20-22, 2023

    Where: Orlando, Florida

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      District  Career Development Conferences

      Join us for Leadership Development, Competition, and Awards this March at one of the two District Conferences.

      JAG North – When: February 7, 2023

      Where: Marriott Shoals Hotel & Spa – Florence, Alabama

      Registration 9 am – Closing Session Ends at 2 pm

      JAG South –When: January 30, 2023

      Where: Marriott Montgomery Prattville Hotel & Conference Center at Capitol Hill – Prattville, Alabama

      Registration 9 am – Closing Session Ends at 2 pm

        Academy for Chapter Excellence (ACE)

        ACE—Academy for Chapter Excellence—is a brand-new event coming to Alabama in fall of 2022. This one-day program is designed for chapter leaders to gain the leadership and officer skills to effectively lead their CTSO programs at the local chapter level. Chapter leaders and advisors from all CTSO’s will gather to network, share best practices, discuss ideas, and grow their leadership.

        When: September 12, 2022

        Where: Marriott Shoals Hotel & Spa – Florence, Alabama

        When: September 13, 2022

        Where: Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex – Birmingham, Alabama

        When: September 14, 2022

        Where: Marriott Montgomery Prattville Hotel & Conference Center at Capitol Hill – Prattville, Alabama

        When: September 15, 2022

        Where: Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza Hotel – Mobile, Alabama

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        Joint Leadership Development Conference (JLDC)

        With over 5,000 students, educators, industry leaders, administrators and counselors attending, Alabama’s Joint Leadership Development Conference is the largest non-athletic joint gathering of students in the South Eastern United States for an educational purpose.

        The goal of JLDC is to build Alabama’s College+Career-Ready workforce with employability skills, leadership training, exposure to Alabama’s career opportunities, and increased knowledge of CTE+CTSO opportunities.

        JLDC North

        When: October 6, 2022

        Where: Von Braun Center, Huntsville, Alabama

        JLDC South

        When: October 4, 2022

        Where: Mobile Convention Center – Mobile, Alabama

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