California DECA

Reminder: Saturday March 2nd

We look forward to seeing you Saturday!

California DECA State Career Development Conference

Judge Frequently Asked Questions & Key Information

Saturday, March 2, 2019: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


Where is the conference located?

All judging will take place at the Anaheim Marriott which is located at 700 West Convention Way, Anaheim, CA 92802.

Where should I park?

Upon arriving at the Anaheim Marriott please park in Marriot self-parking lot. Only self-parking can be validated. Parking validation passes will be available at judge check-in upon request.

Where do I go when I arrive?

Once you arrive, you will need to report to judge check-in. Judge Check-in just outside of the Orange County Ballroom Judges should report to check in at 8:00 a.m.

What is the outline for the day?

After you check in, you will be directed into the Orange County Ballroom for the orientation. After the judge’s orientation, you will be directed to the room where you will be judging. Competitive locations will be dispersed throughout the Anaheim Marriott. You will be assigned a competitive event area upon arrival and will be directed to your location for the day accordingly.

What is the time commitment for judging?

All judges are expected to stay for the entire day of judging (8:00 AM to 4:00 PM). We will likely finish early on Saturday. Please do not depart without first checking with your event administrator to ensure that judging for your event has completed.

Will food be provided?

Yes, breakfast and lunch will both be provided. A light continental breakfast will available during the judge’s orientation, located in the Orange County Ballroom. Lunch will be served between 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. (according to your competitive event assignment) and will be the same room where you are judging. You will be released for lunch by your event administrator at the appropriate time.


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