The 9th International Debate Academy Slovenia & IDAS 2011 Tournament

ZIP – Za in proti (ZIP), Pro et Contra, Institute for the Culture of Dialogue, Slovenia, WDI – World Debate Institute, University of Vermont, and Debate Clubs, University of Ljubljana are proud to present the 9th International Debate Academy & IDA 2011 Tournament. 

The first half of the event the 9th International Debate Academy will be held from the 20-24th  at the Hotel Spik in Kranjska Gora, Slovenia which includes: 

- Debater Training: Each instruction day features a main lecture, exercise and drill sessions, and two complete critiqued practice debates. Many elective classes offered daily. Many training/coaching preparation sessions offered. Judge evaluation and training offered. Advanced, basic and beginner tracks available. 

- Trainer Program: The International Debate Academy Slovenia will be offering a special track for trainers, coaches and those interested in learning about how to train debaters and create debate organizations such as clubs, academic programs and leagues. 

The second half  of the event is the IDA 2011 Tournament will be held from the 25-27th at the Ljubljana University, SLovenia includes: 

 Six preliminary rounds and semifinals in the WUDC format.


- 300 Euros for the full program which includes; accomodation, all meals, instructional materials, all social events, transportation and entry to 6 round tournament. 

- 75 Euros for Tournament only. Includes 6 round tournament, accomdaton, food and social event. 


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