Fall 2017 Judges Forum


Fall 2017 Judges Forum Announcement

For anyone interested in judging Miss Georgia local pageants, a Judges Forum will be held on Sunday, October 29, 2017, from 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. in Atlanta, Georgia.

Our Special Guest Co-Presenter at this Judges Forum will be Jack Cooper, President and Judges Chairman for the Miss Oklahoma Organization.

The Judges Forum will be held in the Conference Center Auditorium at the Salvation Army building, just off I-85 at the North Druid Hills exit. The address is 1424 Northeast Expressway, Atlanta, Georgia. Use the rear entrance, off Corporate Square, and look for signs that say “Conference Center.”

The Judges Forum will cover the Miss America Organization’s judging eligibility rules, the competition scoring procedures and judging criteria in each phase of competition. First-time attendees at the Judges’ Forum will be included on the Miss Georgia Accredited Judges List for 2 years. Repeat attendees who are renewing their listing will be included for 3 years.

The fee to attend the Judges Forum is $25. You are encouraged to pre-register and pre-pay online at:


Registration and payment may also be completed at the door starting at 1:30 p.m. on October 29.

Current and potential Miss America system contestants and their family members are welcome to attend the Judges Forum to learn about the judging process, but cannot be included on the Miss Georgia Accredited Judges List.

If you have questions about the Judges Forum, please email missgajudges@icloud.com.

The Miss Georgia Organization sponsors 2 Judges Forums per year, one in spring and one in fall, in various locations around the state. The next Judges Forum is planned for spring of 2018 in southern Georgia. The specific date and location will be announced after January 1, 2018.

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