FBLA District 1 Conference to be Held at Homer High School


The Future Business Leaders of America District 1 Conference will be held this Thursday, February 4, 2016, at Homer High School in Homer, Louisiana.

Registration for the event will be held in the High School Foyer beginning at 7:30 a.m.

The Opening General Session will begin at 8:15 a.m. in the Auditorium.

District 1 Vice President- Terry Walker, Jr., presiding

Invocation– Arianna Worthy, State Treasurer

Pledge of Allegiance- Sarfraz Ahmed, State Secretary

FBLA Pledge- Sierra Napoleon, District 2 Vice President

Greetings- William Kennedy, Superintendent, Claiborne Parish Schools

Mr. Lee Simms, Principal, Homer High School

Chapter Recognition-Terry Walker, Jr.

State Report- Grant Artero, FBLA State President

Campaign Speeches for 2016-2017 Vice President



**Refreshments are provided for judges and faculty,

courtesy of Gingersnap Catering, in the Homer Junior High School Library.**

Schedule of Competitive Events

At 9:20 a.m., the following events are scheduled:


Job Interview-Room 106; Impromptu Speaking (Prep)-Room 209; Public Speaking 1- Downstairs in Room OG 002; Public Speaking 2- Downstairs in Room OG003; Mr. FBL Interviews- Room OG 005; Ms. FBL Interviews- Room OG 004;

WRITTEN TEST SESSION 1- Homer Junior High Gymnasium

Accounting 1, Business Calculations, Business Communication, Business Law, Computer Applications, Computer Problem Solving, Economics, FBLA Principles and Programs, Introduction to Business Communications, Introduction to Financial Math, Mr./Ms. FBL, and Word Processing.

TEAM EVENTS- High School Classrooms

Current Events- Room 203; Emerging Business Issues- Room 110; Entrepreneurship-Room 109; Global Business-Room 107; Parliamentary Procedure-Room 204

CONFLICT TESTING- High School Library

The following events will be held at 9:30 a.m.

Impromptu Speaking (Demo)-Room 207

The following events will be held at 10:30 a.m.

WRITTEN TEST SESSION 2- Homer Junior High School Gymnasium

Agribusiness, Health Care Administration, Help Desk, Insurance and Risk Management, Introduction to Business, Introduction to Business Procedure, Introduction to Informational Technology, Introduction to Parliamentary Procedure, Personal Finance, and Spreadsheet Applications

TEAM EVENTS- High School Classrooms

Banking and Financial Systems- Room 201; Business Ethics- Room 203; Hospitality Management; Room 109; Marketing- Room 206; Sports and Entertainment Management-Room 205

CONFLICT TESTING- High School Library

12:00 p.m.-Voting Delegates- Room 107

1:15 p.m.-Current Events (Oral)-Auditorium

2:15 p.m.-AWARDS SESSION- Auditorium

District 1 Vice President- Terry Walker, Jr., presiding

Introduction of 2016-2017 Vice President

Presentation of Awards


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