SBL Conference

April 15 - 17, 2018 • Reno, Nevada
The Nevada FBLA State Business Leadership Conference (SBLC) is the premier event for Nevada FBLA members, teachers, alumni, and business supporters. Join more across the state in for three days of incredible training, intense competition, inspiring, and exciting entertainment. Top performers at the SBLC will advance to the National Leadership Conference held in different major America city each year.

Event Rosters

Speakers

Schedule

  • 15 April
  • 16 April
  • 17 April
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Monday Morning

3D Animation.pdf Download Link
Coding and Programming.pdf Download Link
Computer Game.pdf Download Link
Electronic Career Portfolio.pdf Download Link
Future Business Leader.pdf Download Link
Mobile Application Development.pdf Download Link
UPDATE Emerging Business Issue.pdf Download Link
UPDATE Job Interview E.pdf Download Link
UPDATE Job Interview E.pdf Download Link
UPDATED Business Ethics A.pdf Download Link
UPDATED Business Ethics B.pdf Download Link
UPDATED Business Finacial Plan.pdf Download Link
UPDATED Client Service A.pdf Download Link
UPDATED Client Service B.pdf Download Link
UPDATED Client Service C.pdf Download Link
UPDATED Community Service 4-15.pdf Download Link
UPDATED Digital Video.pdf Download Link
UPDATED Global Business.pdf Download Link
UPDATED Introduction Business Presentation A.pdf Download Link
UPDATED Introduction to Business Presentation B.pdf Download Link
UPDATED Introduction to Public Speaking A.pdf Download Link
UPDATED Introduction to Public Speaking B.pdf Download Link
UPDATED Job Interview A.pdf Download Link
UPDATED Job Interview B.pdf Download Link
UPDATED Job Interview C.pdf Download Link
UPDATED Job Interview D.pdf Download Link
UPDATED Job Interview E.pdf Download Link
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Monday Afternoon

Marketing.pdf Download Link
Parliamentary Procedure.pdf Download Link
Sports and Entertainment Management.pdf Download Link
UPDATED Impromptu Speaking A.pdf Download Link
UPDATED Impromptu Speaking B.pdf Download Link
UPDATED Impromptu Speaking C.pdf Download Link
UPDATED Impromptu Speaking D.pdf Download Link
UPDATED Public Speaking A.pdf Download Link
UPDATED Public Speaking B.pdf Download Link
UPDATED Publication Design.pdf Download Link
UPDATED Sales Presentation A.pdf Download Link
UPDATED Sales Presentation B.pdf Download Link
UPDATED Social Media Campaign.pdf Download Link
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Tuesday Morning

Banking & Finance.pdf Download Link
Client Service FINALS.pdf Download Link
E-Business.pdf Download Link
Elevator Speech.pdf Download Link
Entreprenuership.pdf Download Link
Help Desk.pdf Download Link
Hospitality Management.pdf Download Link
Impromptu Speaking FINALS.pdf Download Link
Intro to Business Presentation FINALS.pdf Download Link
Introduction to Public Speaking FINAL.pdf Download Link
Job Interview FINALS.pdf Download Link
Management Decision Making.pdf Download Link
Management Information Systems.pdf Download Link
Network Design.pdf Download Link
Public Service Announcement.pdf Download Link
Public Speaking FINALS.pdf Download Link
Website Design.pdf Download Link
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Tuesday Afternoon

Business Ethics FINALS.pdf Download Link
Business Plan.pdf Download Link
Creed Speaking.pdf Download Link
Elevator Speech.pdf Download Link
Sales Presentation FINALS.pdf Download Link
UPDATED Broadcast Journalism 4-15.pdf Download Link

Nevada FBLA State Officers

Officer Team

17 April

17 April

17 April

Greg Hammons

Greg Hammons is a highly motivated and skilled speaker and spoken word artist. As Founder and CEO of Forever Phase, LLC, Greg aims to inspire others around the world to life in a state of mind that focuses on consistently becoming the best you that he calls a “Forever Phase.” During the day, he works for Google in Finance where he serves as President of the Google Quad Toastmasters.

When he isn’t busy crunching numbers, he can be found traveling the country speaking to youth on topics ranging from public speaking to personal brand management. He has delivered tailored presentations to various organizations including: Google, The Ohio State University, The Columbus Urban League, and The Manifest Your Destiny Foundation

Kelly Barnes

Kelly was born and raised on a small family farm in eastern Oklahoma and his message is centered around the stories, life lessons and virtues he learned growing up. Kelly’s goal and mission in life is simple: “Helping people get from where they are to where they want to be.”

Over the past decade, Kelly has built a reputation as a one of a kind story teller and professional speaker that is sure to bring a unique message that audiences will remember long after the event is over. Kelly has spoken to hundreds of thousands of people across the U.S.His message is entertaining, inspiring, and most importantly… SIMPLE.As a professional speaker and leadership expert, Kelly knows how to get people from all walks of life energized and ready to create great moments more often.

Kelly is an accomplished leader, entrepreneur, business coach and inspirational speaker.Hegraduated from Oklahoma State University with a degree in Leadership.When Kelly is not speaking, he enjoys running marathons, watching baseball, reading and most of all spending time with his beautiful daughter Bowen.

16 April

16 April

BC

Bryant Collier

Trainer
TRI Leadership
Style….swag…and bringing smiles to all.That’s what you can expect from Bryant Collier.On top of that, he can tie a bow tie faster than anyone you’ve ever met!

Bryant Collier dedicates his life to mentor others by sharing joy.He is passionate about leadership and makes a difference by walking alongside others in the journey of life.Bryant knows that the process to greatness is never easy, but always worth it in the end.

Bryant is a Georgia native and guaranteed to inspire and challenge you to conquer the world!

16 April

17 April

17 April

17 April

17 April

Conference Headquarters

12:00 PM 04:00 PM Redwood 8

Conference Registration

04:00 PM 06:30 PM Nugget Ballroom Foyer

Camapign and Election

Officer Candidate Testing

06:00 PM 08:30 PM Redwood 3

Camapign and Election

Officer Candidate Interviews

06:00 PM 08:00 PM Redwood 2

Mandatory Adviser Meeting and Reception

08:00 PM 09:00 PM Redwood 6

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Curfew

11:30 PM 11:31 PM

In your rooms and quiet!
General Session

Attendee breakfast

07:00 AM 08:30 AM Nugget Ballroom Foyer

Conference Headquarters

07:15 AM 05:00 PM Redwood 8

Conference Registration

07:15 AM 12:00 PM Nugget Ballroom Foyer

General Session

Opening General Session

07:30 AM 08:30 AM Nugget Ballroom

Competitive Event

Judge Orientation

08:00 AM 08:45 AM Redwood 1

Competitive Event

Business Financial Plan /Community Service Projec

09:00 AM 01:00 PM Cascade 5

Open for spectators, subject to available seating.
Competitive Event

3D Animation, Coding & Programming, Mobile Application, Computer Game & Simulation Programming Finals

09:00 AM 01:00 PM Redwood 3

Open for spectators, subject to available seating.
Competitive Event

Global Business Finals

09:00 AM 01:00 PM Southern Pacific C

Competitive Event

Client Service Preliminary C

09:00 AM 01:00 PM Southern Pacific G

Competitive Event

Business Ethics Preliminary A

09:00 AM 01:00 PM Redwood 2

Competitive Event

Business Ethics Preliminary B

09:00 AM 01:00 PM Redwood 7

Competitive Event

Client Service Preliminary A

09:00 AM 01:00 PM Southern Pacific A

Competitive Event

Client Service Preliminary B

09:00 AM 01:00 PM Southern Pacific B

Competitive Event

Electronic Career Portfolio/Digital Video Finals

09:00 AM 01:00 PM Southern Pacific D

Open for spectators, subject to available seating.
Competitive Event

Emerging Business Issues Finals

09:00 AM 01:00 PM Cascade 5

Open for spectators, subject to available seating.
Competitive Event

Introduction to Business Presentation Preliminary A

09:00 AM 01:00 PM Southern Pacific E

Competitive Event

Introduction to Business Presentation Preliminary B

09:00 AM 01:00 PM Southern Pacific F

Competitive Event

Future Business Leader/Job Interview Preliminary A-E

09:00 AM 01:00 PM Redwood 6

Competitive Event

Introduction to Public Speaking A

09:00 AM 01:00 PM Cascade 4

Competitive Event

Introduction to Public Speaking B

09:00 AM 01:00 PM Cascade 3

Competitive Event

PREP ROOM: Client Service, Global Business

09:00 AM 01:00 PM Central Pacific A, B, C

Workshop

The Big 3

09:30 AM 10:20 AM Nugget Ballroom

This interactive session takes a big look at 3 small things that play a major role in your future. With all you have going on, wouldn't it be nice to have one less thing to worry about? In this session we will give you 3.

Speakers

Camapign and Election

Campaign and Exhibits

09:30 AM 03:00 PM Nugget Ballroom Foyer

Workshop

Make It A Habit

10:40 AM 11:30 PM Nugget Ballroom

Ever wonder why some people lead successful lives while others struggle to make ends meet? Why are some people always happy while others barely make it through the day without breaking down? Why do half of all marriages end in divorce? Is there something we can be doing to just be better? YES! Join professional speaker and leadership coach Kelly Barnes as he helps you find the answers and introduces you to the mother of all success and happiness. This program will make you think, make you laugh, but most importantly, it will help take you from where you are to where you want to be.

Speakers

Camapign and Election

Northern Region Meeting

11:40 AM 12:05 PM Nugget Ballroom

Meeting for the region to meet the region vice president candidates and hear their speeches.
Camapign and Election

Eastern Region Meeting

12:15 PM 12:40 PM Nugget Ballroom

Meeting for the region to meet the region vice president candidates and hear their speeches.
Competitive Event

Judge Orientation

12:45 PM 01:30 PM Redwood 1

Camapign and Election

Southern Region Meeting

12:50 PM 01:15 PM Nugget Ballroom

Meeting for the region to meet the region vice president candidates and hear their speeches.
Credential Testing

Digital Badge Testing

01:00 PM 04:00 PM Redwood 5

Competitive Event

Impromptu Speaking Preliminary A

01:30 PM 05:00 PM Southern Pacific A

Competitive Event

Impromptu Speaking Preliminary C

01:30 PM 05:00 PM Southern Pacific B

Competitive Event

Sports & Entertainment Management Finals

01:30 PM 05:00 PM Southern Pacific C

Competitive Event

Impromptu Speaking Preliminary D

01:30 PM 05:00 PM Southern Pacific D

Competitive Event

Parliamentary Procedure Finals

01:30 PM 05:00 PM Southern Pacific E

Competitive Event

Marketing Finals

01:30 PM 05:00 PM Southern Pacific F

Competitive Event

Impromptu Speaking Preliminary B

01:30 PM 05:00 PM Southern Pacific G

Competitive Event

PREP Impromptu Speaking Preliminary, Parliamentary Procedure, Marketing, Sports & Entertainment Management

01:30 PM 05:00 PM Central Pacific A, B, C

Competitive Event

Public Speaking Preliminary A

01:30 PM 05:00 PM Cascade 4

Competitive Event

Public Speaking Preliminary B

01:30 PM 05:00 PM Cascade 3

Competitive Event

Sales Presentation Preliminary A-B

01:30 PM 05:00 PM Redwood 6

Competitive Event

Social Media Campaign Finals

01:30 PM 05:00 PM Redwood 7

Open for spectators, subject to available seating.
Workshop

Discover Your Passion

01:30 PM 02:20 PM Nugget Ballroom

As Future Business Leaders, you are often encouraged to follow your passions, but what if you do not know where your passion lies? Or what if you know and are still wondering how to proceed to the next step. Whether you already know your passion, or still on an exploratory journey, this leadership workshop will open your eyes to the right questions, the right tools, and a step in the right direction to discover your passion.

Speakers

Competitive Event

Publication Design

01:30 PM 05:00 PM Redwood 3

Open for spectators, subject to available seating.
Competitive Event

Graphic Design Finals

01:30 PM 05:30 PM Cascade 5

Open to spectators.
Competitive Event

Battle of the Chapters

02:30 PM 03:30 PM Nugget Ballroom

Competitive Event

Spelling Relay

03:30 PM 04:30 PM Nugget Ballroom

Chapter Time

Chapter Time - On Your Own

04:00 PM 07:00 PM

Early Seating for Dominator Chapters

06:40 PM 06:55 PM Nugget Ballroom

General Session

Recognition Session and Campaign Rally

07:15 PM 09:15 PM Nugget Ballroom

Workshop

Leadership Village

09:15 PM 11:15 PM Nugget Ballroom Foyer

Curfew

11:30 PM 11:31 PM

In your rooms and quiet!
Camapign and Election

Annual Business Meeting and Voting Session

07:30 AM 08:00 AM Nugget Ballroom

Meeting for voting delegates to elect officers for the 2017-2018 year.
Competitive Event

Judge Orientation

07:30 AM 08:00 AM Redwood 1

Competitive Event

Client Service Finals

08:00 AM 12:00 PM Southern Pacific F

Competitive Event

Impromptu Speaking Finals

08:00 AM 12:00 PM Southern Pacific D

Competitive Event

Introduction to Business Presentation Finals

08:00 AM 12:00 PM Southern Pacific E

Open for spectators, subject to available seating.
Competitive Event

Public Service Announcement Finals

08:00 AM 12:00 PM Cascade 3

Open for spectators, subject to available seating.
Competitive Event

E-Business, Website Design

08:00 AM 12:00 PM Cascade 5

Open for spectators, subject to available seating.
Competitive Event

Banking & Financial Systems/Entrepreneurship Finals

08:00 AM 12:00 PM Southern Pacific A

Competitive Event

Help Desk Finals

08:00 AM 12:00 PM Southern Pacific G

Competitive Event

Hospitality Management Finals

08:00 AM 12:00 PM Southern Pacific C

Competitive Event

Job Interview Finals

08:00 AM 12:00 PM Redwood 3

Competitive Event

Management Decision Making, Management Information Systems, Network Design Finals

08:00 AM 12:00 PM Southern Pacific B

Competitive Event

Introduction to Public Speaking Finals

08:00 AM 12:00 PM Cascade 4

Open for spectators, subject to available seating.
Competitive Event

UPDATED LOCATION!! Public Speaking Finals

08:00 AM 12:00 PM Redwood 2

Open for spectators, subject to available seating.
Competitive Event

PREP Entrepreneurship,Client Service, Impromptu Speaking, Hospitality Management Finals, Management Decision Making, Management Information Systems, Help Disk, Marketing Finals

08:00 AM 12:00 PM Central Pacific A, B, C

Workshop

DISCOVER YOUR PASSION

09:00 AM 09:50 AM Cascade 1

As Future Business Leaders, you are often encouraged to follow your passions, but what if you do not know where your passion lies? Or what if you know and are still wondering how to proceed to the next step. Whether you already know your passion, or still on an exploratory journey, this leadership workshop will open your eyes to the right questions, the right tools, and a step in the right direction to discover your passion.

Speakers

Credential Testing

Digital Badge Testing

09:00 AM 12:00 PM Redwood 5

Workshop

ELEVATE YOUR LEADERSHIP

10:10 AM 11:00 AM Cascade 1

If you want to ascend to the top and reach your destination, then it is time to ELEVATE your leadership! Join us for an exciting and interactive academy that will prepare you to be your best. Covering the essentials of leadership like team building, personality, and communication, FBLA members will learn how to be stronger, more confident leaders so you can ELEVATE not just your world, but the world around you.

Speakers

Workshop

Dare to be Different

10:10 AM 11:00 AM Cascade 2

Human beings (especially High School students) often feel pressure to conform to what is considered normal by society. Come meet the State Officers and together members can discover themselves and their personality, and embrace who they are and how they interact with the world.

Speakers

Workshop

How to Sell: Yourself & Everything Else

11:10 AM 12:00 PM Cascade 2

ATTENTION! The sale is here! 50, 60% off! On what? YOU! Learn how to sell yourself and all your ideas! Whether it be in an interview or a pitch, everyone needs to know how to persuade and sell.

Speakers

Workshop

Teamwork 101

11:10 AM 12:00 PM Cascade 1

Super heroes are capable of almost anything by themselves, but they realize they can achieve more when working with a team; just look at the Avengers! Knowing that teams accomplish more, come learn how to work together to create your own superhero team in Teamwork 101.

Speakers

Competitive Event

Judge Orientation

12:00 PM 01:00 PM Redwood 1

Competitive Event

Sales Presentation Finals

01:00 PM 05:00 PM Southern Pacific F

Open for spectators, subject to available seating.
Competitive Event

Business Ethics Finals

01:00 PM 05:00 PM Southern Pacific A

Open for spectators, subject to available seating.
Competitive Event

Business Plan Finals

01:00 PM 05:00 PM Southern Pacific C

Open for spectators, subject to available seating.
Competitive Event

Creed - Middle Level, Elevator Speech

01:00 PM 05:00 PM Southern Pacific G

Competitive Event

Broadcast Journalism

01:00 PM 05:00 PM Southern Pacific B

Open for spectators, subject to available seating.
Workshop

Own the Clock and YOUR life!

01:30 PM 02:20 PM Cascade 1

Does it ever just seem like everything going on in your life is a big jumbled mess? Feel like you
have one giant to-do list, but nothing ever gets finished? We are here to help!Own The Clock and Your Life by learning secrets behind effective planning, time management, and bringing a little organization into your life!

Speakers

Camapign and Election

New Officer Transition Meeting

01:30 PM 04:00 PM Redwood 3

Workshop

How to Sell: Yourself & Everything Else

01:30 PM 02:20 PM Cascade 2

ATTENTION! The sale is here! 50, 60% off! On what? YOU! Learn how to sell yourself and all your ideas! Whether it be in an interview or a pitch, everyone needs to know how to persuade and sell.

Speakers

Chapter President Parade Practice

03:00 PM 03:30 PM Nugget Ballroom

Chapter presidents should report to Lake Tahoe for a quick practice for the Parade of Presidents.
Chapter Time

Buses Start Running to Coconut Bowl

04:30 PM 08:30 PM

Ticket Required
General Session

Awards of Excellence

09:15 PM 11:00 PM Nugget Ballroom

General Session

Chapter Packet Pick Up

11:00 PM 11:05 PM Redwood 8

Packets available immediately after session. No packets will be mailed.

Curfew

11:30 PM 11:31 PM

In your rooms and quiet.