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2023 Student Leadership Summit (SLS)

Make history by participating in this inaugural student leadership event, August 3–4 in Oklahoma City!

Business Professionals of America invites secondary and postsecondary student members to participate in the inaugural Student Leadership Summit. Two days of engaging, interactive sessions will equip student leaders with knowledge and skills to help launch their leadership skills to new heights and strengthen BPA. 

The event is designed for state, regional, and chapter officers along with other aspiring BPA student leaders. Sessions will be held at the beautiful and historic Oklahoma State Capitol building in Oklahoma City on August 3 and 4, 2023. Registration will be open from June 12 until July 21.  

Sessions will include personal leadership skills, team development, organizational structure, creating a program of work, BPA programs, fundraising, advocacy, communication, and other leadership strategies to support success.<span data-ccp-props=”{

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Aug 03 - 04 2023


8:00 am - 6:00 pm


Oklahoma State Capitol Building
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma



About BPA

Business Professionals of America is the nation’s leading CTSO (Career and Technical Student Organization) for students pursuing careers in business management, information technology, finance, accounting, office administration, and other business-related career fields.

With 45,000 members in over 1,800 chapters across 25 states and Puerto Rico, as well as an international presence in China, Haiti and Peru, BPA is an organization that supports business and information technology educators by offering co-curricular exercises based on national standards.

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