state conference april 27-30

◦ All attendees to the 2014 State Leadership and Skills Conference must stay in hotels approved by the State Director.
The registration cost per attendee is $100 the Hotel rates will vary but in the $99 to $140 night per room range. A list of approved hotels will be available on this page on Monday, March 3, 2014 by 9:00 AM EST. Any reservations made prior to the release date are subject to "rack rates" which can be nearly double negotiated rates.

Schools must communicate directly with hotels regarding payment and rooming lists. Schools staying on Pensacola Beach will NOT be exempt from a mandatory Santa Rosa Island Tax.

2013-2014 SkillsUSA Themes

The SkillsUSA competition theme for the 2013-14 year is
SkillsUSA: Champions at Work
Educated and Skilled to Lead America

The topic to be addressed by contestants in the Chapter Display, Prepared Speech and Promotional Bulletin Board contests is how our slogan, SkillsUSA: Champions at Work, relates to our national program of work in the area of Professional Development.
State Theme:
Champions Reeling in the Gold.


SkillsUSA.info is a resource for all of the SkillsUSA advisors in Hillsborough county. Check back with us on a regular basis for the most current and up-to-date information as soon as it becomes available.

2014 State Conference
Tentative Agenda*

Sunday, April 27, 2014

3:00 PM - 7:00 PM - Registration - Pensacola Bay Center, Room A - ADVISORS ONLY

Monday, April 28, 2014

8:00 AM - Opening Ceremony - Pensacola Bay Center, Arena

10:00 AM - Contests Begin; Worlds of Possibilities Career Expo Begins

5:30 PM - Student Social - Seville Quarter

7:30 PM - Advisors' Social - Seville Quarter (Heritage Hall)

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

8:00 AM - Contests Begin - Pensacola Bay Center, Pensacola State College, and local Businesses

9:00 AM - Worlds of Possibilities Career Expo Begins - Pensacola Bay Center

12:00 PM - Advisors Annual Meeting (Lunch Served) - Pensacola Bay Center, Room A

7:30 PM - Awards Ceremony - Pensacola Bay Center, Arena

*This agenda is tentative and could change with time.