Do you want to learn how to become a better debate trainer? Do you have ideas how to spread debate to new areas and want to meet others who are working on that? Are you looking for new ideas for debate events, international cooperation or fundraising? Then register now for the IDEA Debate Exchange in Sofia, July 26-August 2, a week before Warsaw EUDC.The third IDEA Debate Exchange offers you a great opportunity to learn from experienced debate trainers and organisers from across Europe, exchange ideas on how to promote and expand debate and learn from organisations with 25 years of experience or more. We offer four training days, an excursion and a practice day in which you can further develop the skills you’ve learned though training. For an impression of the types of training on offer, have a look at our video gallery from previous years and check out the pictures here or here.This year, IDEA NL and SDA will host you in the beautiful and lively city of Sofia. The Bulgarian debating community has been growing in recent years, involving high school and university students from all parts of the country. Sofia is a youthful, green place with a vibrant nightlife. With a history that stretches over seven millennia, ruin-rich Sofia is one of Europe's oldest cities. Bulgarians are famous for their hospitality, prices are low compared to Western European standards, and there’s so much to show you. We’re truly enthusiastic to welcome you to Sofia this summer!Interested? Participation is free for those who represent our partner organisations, and costs €250 for those who do not. Have a look at the registration rules or contact Anne Valkering for more information. Registration is open on this page from May 13 until June 10. This project has been funded with support from the European Commission. This communication reflects the views only of the author, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.