Here is an e-mail from the debateasia mailing list.  It details the result of the recent SEO debating tournament.  It also seems to have been an initial dry run for many of the systems that will be used at next year's Worlds which is interesting to note this far out.
February 23, 2011
Videos of the Grand Final of GEMS WUPID 2010 (held just before Christmas) are now available on YouTube.  There was some discussion about the result on the post about the final so you can now view the final and decide if you agree with the adjudication.
January 28, 2011
Videos of the Grand Final of GEMS WUPID 2010 (held just before Christmas) are now available on YouTube.  There was some discussion about the result on the post about the final so you can now view the final and decide if you agree with the adjudication.
January 28, 2011
Results of the National Health Science Debates, held in the International Medical University, KL, Malaysia, from the 14th – 16th Jan, 2011.


PRELIMINARY ROUNDS:
ROUND ONE: THBT THE POPE SHOULD WEAR A CONDOM.
ROUND TWO: THBT BABY HATCHES ARE BAD.
ROUND THREE: THW COMPEL ALL DOCTORS TO REPORT SUSPECTED CASES OF CHILD ABUSE TO THE AUTHORITIES.
ROUND FOUR: THW ALLOW CITIZENS TO SELL THEIR OWN ORGANS.
ROUND FIVE: THW PUNISH PARENTS FOR THEIR OBESE CHILDREN.
SEMI-FINALS: THW OFFER ABORTION ON DEMAND.
January 19, 2011
Results of the National Health Science Debates, held in the International Medical University, KL, Malaysia, from the 14th – 16th Jan, 2011.


PRELIMINARY ROUNDS:
ROUND ONE: THBT THE POPE SHOULD WEAR A CONDOM.
ROUND TWO: THBT BABY HATCHES ARE BAD.
ROUND THREE: THW COMPEL ALL DOCTORS TO REPORT SUSPECTED CASES OF CHILD ABUSE TO THE AUTHORITIES.
ROUND FOUR: THW ALLOW CITIZENS TO SELL THEIR OWN ORGANS.
ROUND FIVE: THW PUNISH PARENTS FOR THEIR OBESE CHILDREN.
SEMI-FINALS: THW OFFER ABORTION ON DEMAND.
January 19, 2011
Inaugural Conference of the Malaysian Institute of Debate & Public Speaking (MIDP) 2011


The newly formed Malaysian debate social enterprise, the Malaysian Institute of Debate & Public Speaking, headed by Iqbal Hafiedz and Adiba Shireen, held its first Conference for over 50 language lecturers and student affair officials from Malaysian tertiary institutions from both West and East Malaysia. It was held at the campus of the University of Technology MARA from 13th to 15th Jan 2011.
January 19, 2011
Inaugural Conference of the Malaysian Institute of Debate & Public Speaking (MIDP) 2011


The newly formed Malaysian debate social enterprise, the Malaysian Institute of Debate & Public Speaking, headed by Iqbal Hafiedz and Adiba Shireen, held its first Conference for over 50 language lecturers and student affair officials from Malaysian tertiary institutions from both West and East Malaysia. It was held at the campus of the University of Technology MARA from 13th to 15th Jan 2011.
January 19, 2011
The National University of Singapore (NUS) have won the 2010 WUPID.  In the final they defeated University of Cambridge Monash University and the University of Sydney.

Keep an eye on here or on http://wupidmania.wordpress.com/ for the tab once it is released.
December 24, 2010
The National University of Singapore (NUS) have won the 2010 WUPID.  In the final they defeated University of Cambridge Monash University and the University of Sydney.

Keep an eye on here or on http://wupidmania.wordpress.com/ for the tab once it is released.
December 24, 2010
As mentioned yesterday WUPID is running at the moment in Kuala Lumpar.  For those who are interested Yunus is blogging updates from each round on http://thedebatingnews.wordpress.com/.  They have just reached the break and here are the breaking teams.

1)ANU 1
2)MONASH 3
3)USYD 1
4)MONASH 1
5)CAMBRIDGE 1
6)ADMU 1
7)NUS 1
8)NUS 2
9)MONASH 4
10)UPD 1
11)MONASH 2
12)IIUM 1
13)NUS 3
14)HKU 1
15)UTMARA 1
16)CHULA 1
December 20, 2010

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