Date and Location
Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Forest Mill Church of Christ
Coordinator: Rita Young
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Middle Tennessee State University
Coordinator: Megan Davis
Thursday, January 31, 2019
Knoxville Expo Center
Coordinator: Becky Brady
Registration will be open from 8 a.m. CT on November 14 until 5 p.m. CT on December 14, 2018.
$15 per attendee (includes lunch)
All payments are due by January 4, 2019. Please include a copy of the registration invoice with your chapter's check, which should be made payable to Tennessee FBLA.
PAYMENT MAILING ADDRESS:
Tennessee FBLA (Attn: Steven J. Mitchell)
Andrew Johnson Tower, 11th Floor
710 James Robertson Parkway
Nashville, Tennessee 37243
REQUIRED CTSO RELEASE FORM:
All 2018-19 FBLA conference participants must have a signed CTSO release form on file before participation can be granted. Advisers must keep all release forms in their possession at all times and be prepared to show them at the registration table at any FBLA conference. Attendees without a signed form on file will be sent home from the conference and will be unable to participate.
DEADLINES AND TESTING INFORMATION:
School-Site Testing: Monday, Jan. 7 through Friday, Jan. 11, 2019
Prejudged material deadline: Friday, Jan. 11, 2019 at 5 p.m. CT
2019 CHAPTER ALLOCATIONS FOR RLC:
Each Tennessee FBLA chapter can register 1-4 students or teams (if applicable) per competitive event.
2019 STATE ALLOCATIONS PER REGION:
Region 1 | Top 7
Region 2 | Top 7
Region 3 | Top 7
Region 4 | Top 7
Region 5 | Top 7
Region 6 | Top 7
RLC Registration Instructions
Online Registration for the 2018 Tennessee FBLA Regional Leadership Conferences will be open from 8 a.m. CT on Wednesday, Nov. 14 until 5 p.m. CT on Friday, Dec. 14, 2018. After the Dec. 14 deadline, no changes, additions, or deletions can be made. Please register your participants before you leave for winter break to avoid last-minute problems when you return to school in January.
Step 1: Go to the online registration website: www.registermychapter.com/fbla/tn.
Step 2: Click "Registration" to the left of the screen.
Step 3: Enter your log-in credentials.
Username: FBLA Chapter Number
Password: tn + your school's 5-digit zip code (i.e. tn37804)
Step 4: Register your school-site testing proctor.
If you have changes to make, that is fine. Simply log back into the registration system, make any changes/adjustments, and click "Finished Registering" again. You can click "Finished Registering" as many times as between Nov. 14 and Dec. 14, 2018 at 5 p.m. (CST).
Your chapter will be financially responsible for all students and advisers entered into the registration system as of 5 p.m. (CST) on Dec. 14, 2018.
RLC Inclement Weather Plan
In order to prepare for the possibility of weather-related school closings, please carefully read the information below. We will send out text alerts through the REMIND text alert system. You will need to sign up for the text alerts (instructions below) prior to the conference and have this information on hand the morning of the event. An email alert will also be sent to advisers in addition to the text alert.
Regional Conference Cancellation Policy
TN FBLA will use the REMIND alert system to alert advisers and judges in each district about conference cancellations or delays. In order to receive the text alert in the event of a delay or cancellation, you must follow the directions below. The phone numbers below are generated by the Remind system and cannot be used for two-way communication. Those individuals wishing to receive text alerts do not have to register for an account in order to receive alerts. Simply locate the appropriate district below and text the code to the number. This one-way text system is free to sign up; data charges may apply from your carrier. The system will be used only to relay important information regarding cancellations or delays to advisers. You should receive a confirmation text indicating that you have successfully signed up to receive alerts.
Region 1: Text @R1FBLATN to 81010
Region 2: Text @R2FBLATN to 81010
Region 3: Text @R3FBLATN to 81010
Region 4: Text @R4FBLATN to 81010
Region 5: Text @R5FBLATN to 81010
Region 6: Text @R6FBLATN to 81010
An email from Steven J. Mitchell will also be sent to all advisers if the conference is delayed or cancelled. Please monitor your phone and/or email the evening before and the morning of the event.
Tennessee FBLA State Leadership Conference Qualifiers
If a regional conference is cancelled, test scores will be used to determine competitors advancing to compete at the Tennessee FBLA State Leadership Conference in March. For events that do not have a test (Client Service, Job Interview, Impromptu Speaking, Introduction to Public Speaking, and Public Speaking), all registered regional competitors will be invited to compete at the state conference.