Debating Matters Durham Championship 2023

Durham Union Society Pemberton Buildings, Palace Green, Durham, England, United Kingdom

Sixth-form students from six schools will battle it out for the title of Debating Matters Durham Champions 2023 at a day of debate hosted at the Durham Union Society on Thursday 8 June. The competition... Read more »

2023 National Speech & Debate Tournament

Phoenix Convention Center 100 N 3rd St, Phoenix, AZ, United States

Schedule All topics will be released at May 1: Lincoln-Douglas and Public Forum topics, United States and International Extemp topic areas, and prepared motions for World Schools Debate will... Read more »

Debating Matters Berlin Championship 2023

University of Europe for Applied Science, Berlin Dessauer Str. 3-5, Berlin, Germany

Sixth-form students from twelve schools will battle it out for the title of Debating Matters Berlin Champions 2023 at a day of debate hosted at the University of Europe for Applied Science, Berlin on Thursday... Read more »

PDS 2023

Gymnázium Nad Alejí Nad Alejí 1952/5, Prague, Břevnov, Czech Republic

The Czech Debate Association cordially invites you to the PDS 2023 International Debate Tournament, which will be held on July 7–10, 2023. The registration fee covers lunches on July 7-9 and dinners on July 7-8, refreshments, and other tournament expenses. Accommodation is not covered by the registration fee and each delegation needs to book their... Read more »

WSDC 2023

Vin University Vinhomes Ocean Park, Gia Lâm, Hà Nội, Viet Nam

Held in July 2023, Vietnam will be the official host of the World Schools Debating Championship 2023. As the cheapest ever and the first in-person WSDC hosted after the Covid-19 pandemic, we wish to continue to promote the values of educational excellence, awareness, diversity, and inclusion. Our team promises this WSDC to be one of... Read more »

European Debate Academy 2024

Leonardo Hotel Edinburgh Murrayfield 187 Clermiston Road, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

Hosted by JCI Scotland, this will be an in-person event that will be held in Edinburgh, Scotland. The Academy will take place from 5pm on Friday 26th January and finishing... Read more »

Linkbate Debating Championships 2024

Details for the 9th Linkbate Debating Championships 2023: Dates: Jan 27 to Jan 28 (Sat-Sun) Tentative Schedule: 4pm-1130pm (GMT+8, HK); 8am-330pm (GMT+0, UK) Format: BP, 7-minute speeches Eligibility: Novice-ONLY (broke... Read more »

European Schools Debating Championships

Czech Debate Association Prague, Czech Republic

After thorough discussions during designated meetings and Debate Exchange, the yearly conference bringing together IDEA members, members of our debate community voted to establish the European Schools Debating Championships (EuroSDC). The tournament's first edition is set to take place in Prague from the 15th to the 17th of February, 2024. This new continental debate tournament... Read more »

Frankly Speaking 2024

United States Embassy London 33 Nine Elms Ln, Nine Elms, London, England, United Kingdom

A Benjamin Franklin House debate competition in collaboration with the US Embassy London and the DAR Walter Hines Page Chapter. Benjamin Franklin exemplified Enlightenment beliefs like the primacy of reason... Read more »