Team Overview for team CARD C (Cardiff University)

Speakers: Jake Smith and Catrin Williams

Round 1

Motion: THW officially recognise Scientology as a religion

Venue: Modern Languages Room (Old College)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 1After Round 1After Round 4
Opening GovernmentCARD C (Cardiff University)Third11st (0 points, 0 speaks)18th (1 points, 147 speaks)18th (5 points, 580 speaks)
Opening OppositionCOMP University of Pyongyang A (Composite Teams)Second21st (0 points, 0 speaks)9th (2 points, 156 speaks)21st (4 points, 597 speaks)
Closing GovernmentSWING Clare + Ethan (Swing Teams)Fourth01st (0 points, 0 speaks)24th (0 points, 145 speaks)16th (6 points, 573 speaks)
Closing OppositionULU Eleanor's Oppressed Penguins (University of London Union)First31st (0 points, 0 speaks)2nd (3 points, 160 speaks)5th (8 points, 622 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Catrin WilliamsCARD C73
ClareSWING Clare + Ethan72
EthanSWING Clare + Ethan73
Hassan Bin ShaheenULU Eleanor's Oppressed Penguins79
Ioan NascuCOMP University of Pyongyang A79
Jake SmithCARD C74
John TsopanisULU Eleanor's Oppressed Penguins81
Owen YeoCOMP University of Pyongyang A77

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairEd MiddletonUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistIgnacio Zinser StainesUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistKarolien MichielsUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistLouise DoughtyUnaffiliated (N/A)

Round 2

Motion: TH regrets the popularisation and commercialisation of counter-cultural or oppositional sub-genres of music (e.g Gangsta Rap or Punk music)

Venue: Modern Languages Room (Old College)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 2After Round 2After Round 4
Opening GovernmentCARD On time, honest (Cardiff University)Third119th (1 points, 144 speaks)20th (2 points, 290 speaks)22nd (4 points, 570 speaks)
Opening OppositionCARD C (Cardiff University)Second218th (1 points, 147 speaks)15th (3 points, 302 speaks)18th (5 points, 580 speaks)
Closing GovernmentLIV FC (University of Liverpool)First316th (1 points, 150 speaks)8th (4 points, 307 speaks)11th (6 points, 612 speaks)
Closing OppositionSWING Adam + Niall (Swing Teams)Fourth027th (0 points, 133 speaks)28th (0 points, 275 speaks)26th (3 points, 556 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Adam ChappleSWING Adam + Niall70
Alistair CraigLIV FC77
Catrin WilliamsCARD C78
Egle GradeckaiteCARD On time, honest72
Elle FlemingLIV FC80
Jake SmithCARD C77
Niall BuntingSWING Adam + Niall72
Sally MannanCARD On time, honest74

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairEd MiddletonUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistMartin KearyUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistLamia LoukilUniversity of Warwick (WARWICK)
PanelistAndrew GordonUnaffiliated (N/A)

Round 3

Motion: Upon the creation of strong AI, THW hardwire AI units with an unassailable and unalterable moral code

Venue: Primary Room A (Old College)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 3After Round 3After Round 4
Opening GovernmentCARD A (Cardiff University)Fourth017th (3 points, 288 speaks)24th (3 points, 409 speaks)23rd (4 points, 551 speaks)
Opening OppositionSWAN #InDecline (Swansea University)First313th (3 points, 303 speaks)9th (6 points, 455 speaks)7th (8 points, 606 speaks)
Closing GovernmentCARD C (Cardiff University)Second215th (3 points, 302 speaks)12th (5 points, 434 speaks)18th (5 points, 580 speaks)
Closing OppositionSWING Stacey + Priya (Swing Teams)Third122nd (2 points, 280 speaks)23rd (3 points, 410 speaks)27th (3 points, 548 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Catrin WilliamsCARD C64
Henry AtkinsonCARD A62
Ieuan SkinnerSWAN #InDecline78
Jake SmithCARD C68
Liam DoddSWAN #InDecline74
PriyaSWING Stacey + Priya65
Sravya BathulaCARD A59
StaceySWING Stacey + Priya65

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairMark EasthamUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistDom CottrellUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistSimon Sardeson-CoeUnaffiliated (N/A)

Round 4

Motion: In all western liberal democracies, This House Would ban gay conversion therapy

Venue: Welsh Room (Old College)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 4After Round 4After Round 4
Opening GovernmentLIV FC (University of Liverpool)Third110th (5 points, 462 speaks)11th (6 points, 612 speaks)11th (6 points, 612 speaks)
Opening OppositionLIV Yellow Submateam (University of Liverpool)First317th (4 points, 448 speaks)10th (7 points, 602 speaks)10th (7 points, 602 speaks)
Closing GovernmentBRISTOL Zaney and Cray (Bristol University)Second216th (4 points, 455 speaks)13th (6 points, 606 speaks)13th (6 points, 606 speaks)
Closing OppositionCARD C (Cardiff University)Fourth012th (5 points, 434 speaks)18th (5 points, 580 speaks)18th (5 points, 580 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Alistair CraigLIV FC74
Catrin WilliamsCARD C71
Elle FlemingLIV FC76
Hannah ClareLIV Yellow Submateam76
Jack StanleyLIV Yellow Submateam78
Jake SmithCARD C75
James MacraeBRISTOL Zaney and Cray77
Zeynep GunesBRISTOL Zaney and Cray74

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairKarolien MichielsUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistSam ShepherdSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistJames HullahUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistChristian DenmanUnaffiliated (N/A)