I’ll Be Right There – The Inaugural Asian BP Intervarsity Debating Championships 2009

Posted on August 13, 2009


Dear All,

This is the first informal public announcement about the 1st Asian BP Intervarsity Debating Championships 2009. As Chulalongkorn IV 2009 Debating Championship has just been over, we are now clearing the budget. The website of the tournament will be set up soon and the formal invitation letter will be sent to you all.

It is our honour to welcome you to Chulalongkorn. We wish you all can make it.

Initiators: Tate, Logan, Sharm, Tj and Piyanart

Host: Chulalongkorn University

Advisor: Assistant Professor Piyanart Faktorngpan

Convener: Pacharaporn Panomwon Na Ayutthaya [Paeng]

Date: November 20 – 23, 2009

Venue: Chulalongkorn University
Phayathai Road Bangkok, Thailand

Adjudication Core:
CA: Tj [Asian rep for WUDC, CA UADC]
DCA: Tate [DCA Worlds 2011]
Logan [CA Worlds 2011]
Sharmila [DCA Austral 2010]
Julia Bowles [DCA Austral 2010
Will Jones [DCA Worlds 2010]
*More invited DCA and adjudicators to be announced

Registration Fee: USD 85 per team [N-1] / Online registration/ *Free registration fee and free accommodation for invited adjudicators

Team Cap: 100 teams
Three teams per university
*Non-Asian teams are welcome as non-breaking teams

Tournament Details: 1 mock round, 6 prelims, Octos, Quarters/EFL Semis, EFL Final, Grand Final
[Tentative] 3 lunches and Break Night

Accommodation: Bangkok Centre Hotel [recommended, special deal offered]
*In the heart of Bangkok, only one MRT station from Chula
Online registration [first come first served]
500 baht/person/night with breakfast
[1,000 baht for a double room, 1,500 baht for a triple room]

328 Rama IV Road, Bangkok, Thailand, 10500
Tel. : (662) 238-4848-57 # 266
Fax : (662) 639-0794
Email : info@bangkokcentrehotel.com

Pacharaporn: panomwonp@gmail.com