Dear debaters of the world,
Berlin Debating Union is proud to announce that the Berlin IV 2012 will
take place from June 29th to July 1st. Maybe you’ve heard about the
deep adjudication pool and the hot socials from our last two editions.
Once again we plan to invest every cent we can raise in the quality of
Key facts and figures:
CA: Isabelle Fischer, among other great things, DCA of Belgrade Euros and Berlin Worlds.
Harish Natarajan, twice Euros finalist, Worlds semi-finalist, CA at the
Cambridge IV, SOAS IV, Manchester IV and over 10 other major
At least 5 rounds of 7 minute speeches with an ESL and open break - excellent Euros prep!
fee of 35€ p.p. with crash, 25€ if you can organize crash with
non-debating friends in Berlin. As always, very good meals are included!
Remember that cocktail party from last year on the rooftop of a hotel? Get ready for even more innovative socials...
have a team cap of 52 teams with an institution cap of three teams per
institution. We expect teams to drop out after the first payment phase
and will then allocate remaining spots on a first come first served
If your institution sends N teams, you have to send at least N-1 judges.
will start on May 1st at 12:00 Berlin time (that’s 11 am in London and
Dublin and 13.00 in Istanbul, Moscow and Athens) on http://abearstongue.blogspot.de/ . You will receive an email with payment and further details then.
If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org .
With the best wishes from Berlin,
PS: There is no schedule up now, but we won’t start before 5 pm on Friday and will end before 4 pm on Sunday.