Judges Information

The 76th

Ohio Career Development Conference

March 13-14, 2020

Judges Information overview

Judges Registration

For a quick look at DECA and business partnerships, go to this link, https://www.deca.org/partner/

and scroll down to the “Let’s Talk About DECA” video. It is only about four minutes long.


Hyatt Regency

350 North High Street

Columbus, OH

Parking is provided at the Convention Center garage, Ohio DECA will pay for your parking!

Friday, March 13 7:30 AM-4:00 PM

Written Events responsibilities :

  • Reading and evaluating written research projects
  • Determining top 10 finalists
  • Returning Saturday (if available) for finalists interviews
  • Register Here

Friday, March 13 11:00 AM-6:00 PM

Career Events responsibilities:

  • Evaluate students in various role play, case study or interview situations
  • Using provided evaluation form, judges rate students on selected skills
  • Determining top 10-12 finalists
  • Register Here

Saturday, March 14 9:00 AM-4:00 PM FINALS

Responsibilities include:

  • Evaluating students in various role plays, case studies, interviews, or presentations
  • Determining top placements using provided evaluation forms
  • Register Here