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30 July 2007
Hong Kong BP Workshop 2007 Starts
Hong Kong Debating Society's Summer Workshop is starting from july 30. this BP style workshop includes 6-day camp, students will be coached by the World’s top debaters, adjudicators and trainers in British Parliamentary style debating – the international debating format. This year’s trainers include the former World Debating Champion (2006), and the former Chief Adjudicator of the World Universities Debating Championships (2005).The Workshop is aimed at students continuing University, although younger students may also be considered. Debating experience is not a must, but is preferred.
Date and Location
Monday 30th July – Saturday 4th August
New Asia College, Chinese University of Hong Kong
The first two days of the Summer Workshop programme consist of small-group workshops, followed by three -days of competition debating. The last day (Saturday) will consist of a finals series, culminating in a public Grand Final debate in which the top four teams will compete for the HKPDS Cup. The Summer Workshop also features evening talks from top Hong Kong and international figures; past guests include the Hon. Ms. Rita Fan, President of the Legislative Council, and English Members of Parliament the Hon. Mr. Paul Keetch and the Hon. Mr. Nigel Evans.